New City College is the dynamic group of further education colleges in East London which comprises Tower Hamlets College, Hackney Community College, Epping Forest College Redbridge College, Havering College of Further & Higher Education and Havering Sixth form College. Our 6-college merger places the group at the forefront of further education in the region. With a turnover of £100m, 20,000 students and 2000 staff it is one of the strongest and most influential further education organisations in the country.
Our college environment is second to none. We have industry standard facilities and equipment at all campuses, expert staff and partnerships with other high profile organisations which all prepare students for progression to higher education or successful careers.
East London is dynamic, innovative and entrepreneurial. As we develop our longer term vision, we will continue to ensure that we invest in our staff and other resources to provide a distinctive offer and excellent, supportive learning environment which meets the needs of students and employers and prepares local people for the changing workforce of the area.
Group Support Manager for Behaviour
Group Role base location to be agreed
We are looking for an enthusiastic, committed and experienced Behaviour Manager to be responsible for Developing Positive Behaviour Support Plans for young learners which meet the learner's needs and help to grow independence and life skills, ensuring least restrictive practice is utilised at all times. As a key part of the role you will be responsible for the promotion of a person-centred approach which will focus on proactive approaches through the deliverance of training sessions to learner support teams, with the aim of encouraging a reduction in incidents of challenging behaviour and an increase in positive outcomes.
Reporting to the Group Curriculum Director Supported Learning, the core purpose of this role is to (work closely with the teaching staff, Senior Support Workers and Transition Workers to devise and implement Positive Behaviour Support Strategies and plans for individual learners.
It is essential that candidates have a relevant degree or equivalent qualification in Learning Disabilities or Challenging Behaviour.
Closing date: 27th June 2021
Interview Date: week commencing 5th July 2021
The closing date given is a guide only. There may be some occasions where we have to close a vacancy once sufficient applications have been received. It is therefore advisable that you submit your application as early as possible to avoid disappointment.
New City College - London 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.