The successful candidate will be passionate and dedicated to teaching Business with the flexibility to be scheduled to work on an ad-hoc basis. You will be a team player with excellent communication skills both written and verbal. Experience embedding Functional Skills, E&D and Employability is essential in order to successfully deliver the curriculum.
HMP Oakwood based in Featherstone, West Midlands opened in 2012 and is a private sector Category C resettlement prison for males over the age of 21. It is one the largest prisons in England with a current population of 2016. It is our vision to be an outstanding provision of offender learning. The majority of our learners have been let down by the education system, and are now returning to giving it a second chance.
As a successful candidate, you will have:
A relevant degree or equivalent vocational qualification.
A full teaching qualification (DTTLS, PGCE, Cert Ed)
Teaching/training or vocational experience in a relevant discipline/subject area and relevant up-to-date knowledge.
A proven track record of managing and supporting diverse groups of learners through nationally accredited programmes.
Experience of identifying, developing and sharing innovative and creative teaching resources.
Experience of working with students who may have little experience of education and training (desirable).
Knowledge of current curriculum and accreditation developments within Further Education and specific subject area(s).
The ability to teach creatively, adapting to the needs of a variety of learners and willing to explore new teaching and learning strategies.
A good level of IT literacy and willing to develop further.
Accuracy and precision in written presentation.
Location: HMP Oakwood
Hours: Variable hours
Salary: £23.52 per delivery hour
More about the rewards
We offer a salary sacrifice car scheme "Just add fuel", but if you prefer a more environmentally friendly approach to travel we also offer a cycle to work scheme. As part of Milton Keynes College you are entitled to apply for an NUS student discount card with offers in plenty of local restaurants and high street shops. Child care vouchers are available and of course the option of being part of our teachers' Pension. For more about our benefits please visit the MK College website.
More about the College
Milton Keynes College is a leading Further Education College providing a comprehensive range of vocational, academic, professional and higher education courses.
Milton Keynes College have a successful Employment Academy model which works with employers and stakeholders to enhance our learners' chances of re-entering society successfully, to find employment upon release and to live fulfilling lives. The curriculum we offer is designed taking into account both the needs of the learner, external stakeholders and the local employment needs. We are proud of supporting our learners' successfully through education and 'Through the Gate'.
Morgan Hunt is a multi award winning Employment Business for interim, contract and temporary recruitment and acts as an Employment Agency in relation to permanent vacancies. Morgan Hunt is an equal opportunities employer.