Sycamore Tree tutor

To run 6-week ST victim awareness course in prison for up to 20 prisoners

Prison that is running Sycamore Tree – travel may be required

Accountable to:
Operations Manager

Summary of tasks:

  • Prepare and deliver course and mark workbooks
  • Support existing group facilitators
  • Build the Sycamore Tree team
  • Source and train new group facilitators
  • Source and interview victims
  • Facilitate community members to come in for week 6 of the course
  • Attend monthly PF group meetings

Skills/experience needed:

  • Leadership skills
  • Sensitivity
  • Non-judgmental
  • Teaching experience/qualification helpful (although training will be given)
  • Organised
  • Commitment to safeguarding and protecting vulnerable children/adults and a willingness to raise concerns where necessary

Training provided:
PF Basic Training and Induction Manual, Level 3 award for Education and training or equivalent  (if no teaching qualification), ST tutor training.

Tutors will also be assessed on a regular basis by the Internal Verifier; once a year the Operations Manager  will conduct a tutor review

Main point of contact:
Operations manager, Programmes Administrator

The role is unpaid but reasonable expenses will be paid

Must be available for 6 consecutive weeks during the day to run course and time to mark the workbooks and deal with registration and course compliance documents