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Join National Star as a tutor, and your skills will help create experiences without limits for people with disabilities.


Job details


£22,586.59 - £33,875.81 FTE

Role type

Term-Time Only, Full Time

Hours of work

37 hours weekly / 40 weeks



Contract type



Term-time only

Closing date


Interview date


Job description

Are you an innovative and creative professional inspired to use your skills to support people with complex physical and learning disabilities?

Join the highly respected team of Tutors at National Star.

It will be your job to devise and deliver high quality and stimulating learning for students with Complex Learning Difficulties and Disabilities (CLDD) such as Autistic Spectrum Condition (ASC), Multi-Sensory Impairments and/ or Profound and Multiple Learning Difficulties (PMLD).

Embedding RARPA principles in your teaching, you will use your excellent organisational skills to keep up to date your professional teaching records and students’ progress towards accreditation and learning outcomes linked to their Education Health and Care Plan and Primary Learning Goals.

It goes without saying that you will be a first-class communicator, who is creative, proactive and forward-thinking. Multi-disciplinary work will be critical in your role so that you can ensure students maximise their learning, boosting their independence and wellbeing to prepare them for life after college.

You will have experience of working with people with complex learning difficulties and disabilities such as ASC and/ or profound and multiple learning difficulties preferably in a learning support or teaching role.  You will ideally hold a relevant level 3 or 4 professional qualification and ideally have or be willing to work towards a teaching qualification at Diploma level.

National Star College is at the forefront of innovative teaching practice. Join our team and develop your career to become an expert in the field of specialist education.

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About us

National Star is a growing charity with more than 1,200 staff based in England and Wales. Established more than 50 years ago, we’ve supported hundreds of young people with disabilities to achieve their potential.

How we will reward you

Our Golden Hello

It’s motivating to feel valued at work. That’s why all new staff will receive a ‘Golden Hello’ up to the value of £250 for full-time staff (pro-rata for part-time employees) upon successful completion of their probation.

Staff benefits

Fantastic career development opportunities and comprehensive induction programme - theory and practical

Staff minibus from Cheltenham and Gloucester to our Ullenwood site Monday to Friday.

Award-winning training

Use of fitness suite and swimming pool and staff clubs.

Westfield medical cover

Life insurance cover

Employee helpline

Contributory pension scheme

Opportunity to purchase a TOTUM discount card

Employee discounts at attractions, high street retailers, supermarkets, utilities and motoring, plus much more


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