London South East Colleges is a successful and innovative College operating with sites across Bromley, Bexley, Orpington and Greenwich. With nearly 14,000 students and 1,000 members of staff, the College is a major employer in the area and makes a significant impact on the lives and future prospects of its learners who travel from across London to study with us. The College is also the sponsor of London South East Academies Trust, a growing Multi Academy which is rapidly developing a track record of academic and financial success. With a combined turnover of circa £65m and the ambitious growth plans of the group, there has never been a better time to join this exciting organisation.
The London South East Colleges University Centre offers a range of affordable employment-focused higher education courses that blend academic and vocational learning. Our courses are validated by Higher Education Institutions (HEIs) such as the University of Greenwich and Canterbury Christ Church University and we were recognised as delivering high quality teaching and learning and outcomes for students with a Silver Award in the Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF). You would be joining the Faculty of HE Health and Education which offers opportunities for students to develop their professional knowledge, skills and understanding in their chosen of area of study. We offer a range of teaching assistant and teaching pathways from Level 2 up to Level 6.
The post holder will be required to teach on teaching assistant courses at Level 2 and Level 3 as well as Higher Education pathways. This post is likely to involve delivery at both the Bexley and Bromley campuses. The post holder will be occupationally competent in the education sector ideally with knowledge from Early Years up to Further Education and supporting children and young people with Special Educational Needs and Disabilities. The post holder will deliver modules related to these fields of expertise as well as arising contemporary in the sector. The candidate should also have knowledge of issues relating to equal opportunities, cultural diversity, knowledge of commitment to Safeguarding Children and vulnerable adult legislation and relevant teaching qualifications.
*Please apply as soon as possible as applications will be considered upon receipt; we reserve the right to interview before the closing date*.
As the College supports a number of children and vulnerable adults, all staff are exempt from Section 4(2) of the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974. Accordingly, all staff will be subject to an ‘Enhanced’ DBS (formerly CRB) check, along with a Children’s Barred List check if in regulated activity. Any offers of appointment may be withdrawn if these checks prove to be unsatisfactory to the College. Self-disclosure will be required as part of the recruitment process. If you fail to make a full disclosure or provide sight of your DBS certificate then your offer of employment is likely to be withdrawn. The College's DBS policy covers the recruitment of ex-offenders which is available upon request.
(Previous applicants need not apply – if applicable)
London South East Colleges 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.