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Information for Tutors

These pages contain important information and documents for Hampshire Futures tutors.

There are links to the Quality Documentation, and many other resources, including guidance and information about best practice in adult learning.

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Quality Documentation

  • Your centre manager will support you to deliver your course(s) and to adapt quality documentation to meet the needs of your learners as appropriate: Quality Documentation

Teaching qualifications

All teaching staff should have relevant subject specialist qualifications and/or experience and hold, as a minimum, the Preparing to Teach in the Lifelong Sector (PTLLS) qualification or its equivalent. In addition they should be working towards, further teaching qualifications/professional status; Tutors who will be delivering Family English, Maths and Language should have, or be working towards, Level 5 subject specialist teaching qualification in the relevant subjects.

Continuing Professional Development (CPD)

Tutors should keep up to date with developments in teaching, learning and assessment and in their own subject specialism and record all CPD. Tutors are encouraged to attend Hampshire Futures termly training events which will focus on key themes as outlined in Ofsted’s Common Inspection Framework. Tutors should discuss any staff development needs with their manager.

Any training events organised by Hampshire County Council will be advertised in an annual training and development calendar and this will be distributed to centre managers and tutors by email.

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