Sessional Functional Skills Lecturer - HMP Bullingdon
Milton Keynes College
|Salary:||£23.06 per hour|
|Placed on:||30th November 2016|
|Closes:||20th December 2016|
Milton Keynes College are working in partnership with HMP Bullingdon to put education at the heart of the prison system.
We are looking for an experienced Functional Skills (English & Maths) lecturer to deliver Functional Skills (English & Maths) to a diverse group of learners within the prison. As part of our offender learning team you will help to develop a strong Functional Skills (English & Maths) programme that meets the needs of the learners, prison and Milton Keynes College.
This is an exciting opportunity for a dedicated education professional to deliver high learner success, through sessional teaching and delivery in Functional Skills (English & Maths). This vacancy would suit a highly motivated and flexible Functional Skills (English & Maths) teacher, with a can do approach to education. The ideal candidate will be a passionate and creative lecturer, who can thrive upon working within a challenging yet rewarding environment.
HMP Bullingdon is a local category B prison with a category C resettlement function, as was well as serving the courts of Oxfordshire, Berkshire, Hampshire, and Wiltshire. HMP Bullingdon has the capacity to hold 1114 offenders all serving a range of sentences from remand to life, with the average length of stay between 3 and 6 months. Education works closely with our prison colleagues to deliver a variety of courses that help prepare learners for employment and positive community living upon release.
As a successful candidate you will have:
- A relevant degree or equivalent vocational qualification in Functional Skills (English & Maths)
- A full teaching qualification (DTTLS, PGCE, Cert Ed) or willing to work towards.
- Assessor/Verifier Awards.
- Teaching/training or vocational experience in Functional Skills (English & Maths) and relevant up-to-date knowledge.
- A proven track record of managing and supporting diverse groups of learners through nationally accredited programmes.
- Experience of identifying, developing and sharing innovative and creative teaching resources.
- Experience of working with students who may have little experience of education and training (desirable).
- Knowledge of current curriculum and accreditation developments within Further Education and specific subject area(s).
- The ability to teach creatively, adapting to the needs of a variety of learners and willing to explore new teaching and learning strategies.
- A good level of IT literacy and willing to develop further.
- Accuracy and precision in written presentation.
Location: HMP Bullingdon
Closing Date: 20th December 2016
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