Connecting Talent to opportunity

Connecting Talent to opportunity

• Secondary Graduate Tutor


Job Description:


  • Secondary Graduate Tutor
  • Various subject specialisms
  • Full Time
  • All-through Academy
  • Start date: September

Are you a graduate considering a career as a Secondary School Teacher? Would you like to gain classroom experience before starting your teacher training?

Then this is an amazing opportunity for you!

We are working with a forward-thinking all-through Academy in Feltham who are currently recruiting Secondary Graduate tutors to join their school in September.

The Role

As a Graduate Tutor you will be based within a subject department and provide a range of support to the current teachers within the department.

Your role will include:

  • Providing lesson cover within the department where work is pre-set
  • Supporting the preparation of classes including resources and equipment
  • Providing support to individual students and leading small groups
  • Assisting with the department’s extra-curricular events and initiatives
  • Covering lessons across the wider secondary school as required

The school are specifically recruiting tutors to support in English, Maths, Science, Humanities and Technology but would consider graduates with any subject specialism and a true passion topursue a career in teaching.

The Graduate Tutor roles are offered on an academic year contract from September 2024 to July 2025. There will be an option after this contract for Graduate Tutors to continue with the school in to the following academic year to complete their initial teacher training via the paid SCITT programme.

To apply for this role you must have

  • A Bachelors degree
  • A minimum of Grade C/4 in GCSE English and GCSE Maths
  • An interest in pursuing a career in education
  • Strong verbal and written English
  • Excellent communication skill
  • A calm and approachable manner

The Academy

This small all-through academy is based in Feltham. The school opened 10 years ago and has become a popular choice for families looking for a continuous and dedicated school experience. The school is two-form entry across both Primary and Secondary sites and offers an independent school feel with small classes and access to a broad range of learning and extra-curricular opportunities in a modern and well-sourced school site. There is a forward-thinking leadership team in place and the school is expanding to an additional site over the next year. The school is accessible both by car and via national rail and local bus links.


This is an amazing opportunity to gain in-depth experience in the classroom and work towards your teacher training within a paid position. If you are interested in this opportunity, please apply with an up-to-date CV as soon as possible.

We have a policy to respond to all applications within three working days. However, because of the volume of applications, we are sometimes unable to reply to individual enquiries. If we have not contacted you within this specified time your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. Philosophy Education is a Recruitment Business and is advertising this vacancy on behalf of one of its clients.


  • Job Type

    Contract, Full Time

  • Work Authorisation


  • Industry Sector Education
  • Career Level

    Student (Higher education/Graduate)

  • Educational level

    Bachelor's Degree