Various locations across the Hillingdon Borough
£33,641 - £40,657
Hillingdon Council: Putting our residents first.
About the job
We have an exciting opportunity to join Hillingdon Adult and Community Learning as a Curriculum Manager (Programme Area Leader) in our journey from Good to Outstanding. We are a forward-thinking provider who puts our learners at the heart of everything we do and we are looking for an outstanding candidate to join our curriculum management team.
We need an experienced and enthusiastic Programme Area Leader in our 'Adults with Learning Difficulties and Disabilities' team, who will take responsibility for managing the curriculum area, ensuring that learners are provided with outstanding learning opportunities that support their progression towards independence and work. You will also manage the high-quality learning support we provide for all learners across the service.
Curriculum Managers/Programme Area Leaders take full responsibility for leading and managing their curriculum teams, from the strategic planning of the curriculum to the operational management of the delivery, ensuring that all quality and performance monitoring meets and exceeds internal and external standards.
A successful track record of generating and managing effective partnership working is essential to maximise progression opportunities for learners.
About the Person
To be successful for this position, you will be passionate, professional and committed to providing the best possible experience for learners.
As an experienced tutor/manager you will be qualified in your specialist field and in teaching and assessment and will be willing to work towards higher level qualifications. You will have a deep understanding of the needs of learners and an enthusiastic and flexible approach to your work. You will have expertise in the wide range of learning support approaches that are available to this and other groups of learners. You will also have the demonstrable ability to develop and maintain effective working relationships with a network of colleagues in other parts of the council and in the community in order to widen opportunities for residents. If you are innovative and keen to get the best possible outcomes for your client group, we’d like to hear from you.
You should have the ability to commute between locations with use of your own vehicle.
We look forward to receiving your application.
We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. Applicants should be aware that the post will only be offered to successful candidates subject to an Enhanced DBS check as well as other employment clearances. Please ensure all employment gaps are explained in your application.
Hillingdon 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.