Assistant Curriculum Manager - HMP Lewes, Sussex

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Weston CollegeSussex

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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: GBP £33,436 - £34,469
Contract term: Permanent

Do you want to help transform life opportunities? Have you ever considered the unique challenge of Prison Education? Teaching and supporting education delivery in prisons is an incredibly rewarding challenge combining the benefits of mainstream education with incredible opportunities for job satisfaction.

Weston College is the regional provider for the Prison Education Framework (PEF) across the South West & South East of England and is now seeking to recruit an outstanding and innovative Assistant Curriculum Manager at HMP Lewes.

Reporting to the Curriculum Manager, the successful candidate will be responsible for supporting the successful management and delivery of the planned curriculum and all contract requirements at HMP Lewes. This will involve the line management of a team of teaching and administrative staff, ensuring the continued development of the quality of teaching, learning and assessment, successfully maintaining a range of partnerships within a custodial setting and the quality delivery of their own designated curriculum area.

Candidates must have relevant experience within prison education and/or successful experience of managing a team of education staff as well as a teaching qualification.

This is an exciting time to join Weston College. The College is Ofsted 'Outstanding', its Higher Education provision is graded 'Gold' by TEF, and Weston College has recently won the Queen's Anniversary Prize for Higher and Further Education, one of only two Further Education colleges in the country to be awarded this prestigious honour. Furthermore, the College is an Investors in People 'Champion' and has been awarded 'Gold' by Investors in People, which demonstrates our commitment to invest in our staff to improve performance.

Weston 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. The successful candidate will be required to complete an enhanced DBS and obtain the appropriate prison clearance before starting the role.

Temporary opportunities are currently available throughout the Weston College Group. For Further information, please contact the HR department on 01934 411 441.

More about Weston College
Phase: Further Education
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 16+ years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Knightstone Campus, Knightstone Road, Weston super Mare, Somerset, BS23 2AL, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1934 411 600
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