About the role:
To provide a comprehensive supported internship programme for a group of up to 12 young people with learning disabilities, age 18-25, which: (a) bridges being in full time education with being in full time employment (b) aims to secure paid employment for participants, upon completion (c) brings together a range of professional agencies to enhance Preparing for Adulthood outcomes for participants, including Adult Services (c) is based within the real-world context of the workplace setting rather than the college
This role will be starting: August 2018
Must have relevant and appropriate experience and qualifications reflecting a strong background in working with young people with learning disabilities you will have a teaching qualification or the commitment to undertake one during the first term of contract. You will have a history of teaching within a vocational (or similar) context to a high standard, with personal/group tutoring experience and of teaching student with a variety of needs. You must have the ability to communicate with students and to motivate and support them in their studies, and to work with workplace staff to design reasonable adjustments to the working environment.
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 City and Islington College:
City and Islington College is the first choice Further Education College for thousands of young people and adults across London. It achieves excellent academic results year on year for its students and creates pathways to careers for people of all ages.
Closing Date: 28th June 2018