As a workplace tutor, you engage in meaningful work
The workplace and tutors have a significant role in vocational education and training. With young students, you are involved in accustoming them to working life. When recruiting, you are in an active role in strengthening the commitment of new employees and training them. An experienced worked who is developing his/her competences also needs a peer to support learning. You are needed!
You open doors for your own development as well
As a workplace tutor, you deepen your own expertise as well as your tutoring skills. You broaden your skills, get a new perspective on your own work and field and improve your professionalism. You learn to plan your own work and that of others and become capable of providing and receiving feedback. All of these are useful, valued skills in working life. Acting as a workplace tutor for others is a path towards the role of a supervisor.
Tutoring benefits the work community as well. Read more.