Programme Lead. English, Maths and Supported Learning. Part Time (22.2 hours). Permanent
An exciting opportunity has arisen within our Access to HE, English, Maths and Supported Learning Curriculum Area for a Programme Lead in Adult and Community Maths & English. We are seeking a candidate with a strong background in maths or English who will be able to deliver on an English or maths functional skills courses, in a range of college and off-site venues.
Combining lecturing with responsibility for leading and co-ordinating courses and programmes, the Programme Lead will work with a team to plan, deliver and assess learning to achieve student success for cohorts of part-time adult learners. The role will include working with the Programme Area Manager to monitor courses and course data and plan programmes to maximise resource and funding. Ensuring learner progress is tracked and retention and achievement levels are maintained and improved are important features of the Programme Lead's responsibilities. As well as the development and implementation of systems/ processes and other improvements to support the management of learning.
Applicants will hold a full teaching qualification, be qualified to Level 5 in their specialism and have a Level 2 minimum in maths and English (GCSE grade C or above, GCSE grade 4 or above, or equivalent). You will have a track record of delivering high quality teaching and learning. Experience of leading course provision is essential together with the ability to appraise courses using a range of quality and performance indicators and to co-ordinate IQA, Experience of delivering GCSE Maths or English to part-time adult students would be an advantage.
Closing date: 11th August 2020
Interviews: 20th August 2020
We are one of the largest Further Education Colleges in the UK with more than 20,000 students studying with us on a wide range of courses. Our mission is to equip people with the skills they need to be successful in education, in work and business and in their personal lives.
Leicester College is proud of its diverse workforce and welcomes applications from the whole community.
If you decide to apply for this post, keep a copy of these details, as they will no longer appear on this web site once the post is closed.
Please note all vacancies close at midnight on the closing date specified.
We aim to complete shortlisting for this role within 5 days after the closing date. You will be contacted via the email address you provide on your application form as to the outcome of your application. Please remember to check your spam email box if you haven’t heard from us.
Please ensure you complete in full all sections of the application form as we do not accept CVs or other forms of supplementary information.
Leicester College take the security of your data seriously and have internal policies and controls in place to ensure that your data is protected.
By entering your details you are allowing us to access and use the information you provide for recruitment purposes. We will not share your information with any third parties outside of our agreements.
Your data will be saved periodically before you reach the end of the application form. This is to help you if you want to complete the form over a number of visits and to limit data loss as a result of a technical issue such as an accidental browser closure or a loss of internet connection.
We will store your details for a period of 12 months, initially for use in the recruitment process and thereafter in an anonymised format to allow us to complete recruitment statistics. Your personal details will be deleted automatically once the data retention limit is reached.
For more information on how we use your information see our privacy statement.
The College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children,young people and adults and expect all staff to share this commitment. All positions are subject to an enhanced DBS disclosure that is considered satisfactory by the College. If you are appointed you must reimburse the College of the cost of a Disclosure and Barring Service check (previously Criminal Records Bureau). The cost will automatically be deducted from your first salary payment. You are also required to subscribe to and pay for the on line DBS Update Service.