About the role:
You will be responsible for enabling and supported young people with Education and health Care Plans to achieve sustainable paid employment by equipping them with the skills they need through learning and mentoring. You will be responsible for supporting interns in the workplace and provide the necessary coaching, training and encouragement to enable them to succeed.
With appropriate experience and qualifications reflecting a strong background in working with individuals with Special Educational Needs, you will have a track record of supporting vulnerable young people in an educational, or employment setting. You will have keen interest in making a difference and engaging with young people and you are patient, and empathetic. You will have excellent communication and organisational skills, and a positive approach to problem solving and innovation.
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.
CLOSING DATE: 22/8/2019
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.