About the role:
You will be responsible for teaching on the Key Stage 4 Alternative Provision courses at Westminster Kingsway College (Kings Cross Centre). These courses are aimed at learners who are at risk of permanent exclusion or those that have been permanently excluded. A high number of these learners have been moved from secondary schools for a fresh start.
You will be responsible for delivering a BTEC Level 1 Introductory Certificate/Diploma in Vocational Studies (a range of units including but limited to: Business, Media, Health and Social Care, Public Services). In addition to this, you will teach the Functional Skills English qualification (Entry 3 - Level 1) as well as some GCSE English delivery. You will tutor one of the groups and be responsible for general curriculum responsibilities including assessment, tracking student achievement and some administration for the courses.
With appropriate experience and qualifications reflecting a strong background in working with students who have challenging behaviour. You will have a teaching qualification or the commitment to undertake one during the first term of contract. You will have a history of teaching within a vocational (or similar) context to a high standard, with personal/group tutoring experience and of teaching a variety of BTEC units at Level 1. You must have the ability to communicate with students and to motivate and support them in their studies.
We are the largest college group in London. Our colleges include City and Islington College, Westminster Kingsway College, and The College of Haringey, Enfield and North East London. We are committed to success through equality and diversity.
About Westminster Kingsway College:
Westminster Kingsway College is a further education college in central London with centres in Camden and Westminster. It offers a huge array of academic and vocational courses for 16-18 year olds and adult learners, such as A-Levels, BTECs, Apprenticeships, Foundation Degrees, Access to Higher Education, employability training and short courses. It also offers bespoke training for employers and specialist programmes delivered in conjunction with the Peter Jones Enterprise Academy.
Westminster Kingsway is an award-winning provider of hospitality and culinary arts courses. For over a century it has been at the forefront of culinary arts education in the UK, providing UK restaurants with highly skilled chefs, front-of-house staff and management. The college can count among its alumni Jamie Oliver, Ainsley Harriot and Selin Kiazim.
CLOSING DATE: Tuesday 28th January 2020.
INTERVIEW DATE: TBC
Strictly no agencies.
Westminster Kingsway College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.We particularly welcome applications from under represented groups including ethnicity, gender, transgender, age, disability, sexual orientation or religion.