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Whilst we do not have any current vacancies, we also hold onto potential applications for these roles.

Primary level literacy tutor


Specialist dyslexia trained tutor in literacy (primary school level)

£35 per hour teaching session

‘Now I know I am dyslexic and if people call me dumb I don’t take offence. Thank you for being there for me’.

Waltham Forest Dyslexia Association (Registered Charity Number 802993) requires both a specialist dyslexia trained secondary level numeracy tutor and a primary level literacy tutor for after school dyslexia support classes for low income families.

Our classes are funded by parent donation, BBC Children In Need and DM Thomas Foundation for Young People.

Classes are 50 minute sessions for 2 -3 students held between 4.00pm – 7.00pm on Tuesdays during WFDA term time (34 weeks a year) at George Mitchell (Through) School, Farmers Road, Leyton, E10 5DN.

If you’re interested to apply please contact our Charity Manager, Helen Bigham on 07702 601897 or email with your CV. Please visit our website for the job specification, WFDA Policies and to find out more about us.

WFDA is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. The successful applicant will be required to either provide a current DBS (within 3 years) or undertake a criminal record check via the DBS.

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