About the role:
An exciting opportunity has become available working as part of the Science and Maths team at Central London's top performing college. You will be responsible for providing effective teaching, support and assessment to A Level Physics and Vocational Science and Engineering students on BTEC courses.
The successful candidate will be a self-motivated individual who is learner focused and results orientated. The College has recently been graded 'good' by Ofsted and our outstanding department results contributed to this success. We are looking for someone who can contribute to moving the college to outstanding.
This role will be starting 20th August 2019.
To be successful in this role you must have the ability to communicate with students and to motivate and support them in their studies. You will need to hold a degree or equivalent in a relevant related subject, and hold a recognised teaching qualification. Successful candidates will have experience of teaching A Level Physics and BTEC Level 3 Science and/or Engineering. In addition, you will be able to employ a range of teaching strategies including E-Learning and prepare students for formal assessments and exams.
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.
The STEM department at WKC is a very successful area in the college with a wide range of provision which includes: vocational Science courses at level 2 and 3, level 3 Engineering, A Levels in Biology, Chemistry, Physics and Maths, Pharmacy apprenticeship programmes in collaboration with Health Education England.
As a faculty we are constantly looking to the future and exploring ways in which we can develop the curriculum to address the skills gap and best suit the future labour market. Staff are supported to explore their ideas through internal and external CPD opportunities, industry work placements and teacher training. We also have a team of Teaching and Learning and E-Learning coaches that are available to all staff for small group or 1-1 coaching.
We are extremely dedicated to supporting our learners and take pride in seeing individuals flourish and progress to Higher Education, apprenticeships or employment.
This role will be starting 20th August 2019
Closing Date: 26th May 2019
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.