1.0 FTE Lecturer in Supported Learning (Learners with Learning Difficulties and/or Disabilities)
Full time, Permanent, 35 hours per week
UCG is based at the heart of the education sector in London, with a combined turnover of c£50m, the Group has both the ambition and strength to create a lasting difference in the local communities it serves, and beyond.
An exciting opportunity has arisen within the Department of Supported Learning. We are seeking to appoint a committed and suitably qualified Lecturer in Supported Learning. The role will be to tutor and teach groups of young adults with learning difficulties and/or disabilities, it will be based at our Maida Vale Campus.
To be successful in this role, you will have experience of delivering a structured educational programme to students with profound and complex needs following a sensory and developmental curriculum, including intensive interaction. You will have the ability to work flexibly as part of a multi-agency team to ensure high levels of responsiveness to students’ needs, and the ability to offer stimulating, stretching and individualised teaching to a consistently high standard. You will be able to deliver accredited learning, and meet awarding body and internal moderation requirements. You will have excellent communication, and organisational skills, and a positive approach to problem solving and innovation.
You will hold a recognised Level 5/6 teaching qualification (PGCE/CertEd) or achieve a Level 5 Diploma in Education and Training / PGCE within 3 years of appointment.
In return, the Group can offer generous annual leave, a contributory final salary pension scheme, access to our state-of-the-art gym, an interest-free season ticket loan, cycle scheme, childcare voucher scheme, free sight tests, enhanced maternity and paternity leave schemes and many other benefits.
The College is an equal opportunities employers and is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff to share this commitment. Successful applicants will be subject to full vetting procedures including an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Services Check.
United Colleges Group 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.