Cover Tutor – Full Time, Fixed Term until August 2020.
Maths, English & ESOL Department
Continually striving for excellence and a strong Grade 2 College, Wigan & Leigh College is well underway on its journey to become Outstanding. With over 9,500 students and a turnover of £30m, the College is in a strong position to continue to move forward and grow.
The College has distinct ambitions to expand its choice of programmes and support the economic transformation of Wigan and the surrounding areas. As a growing college we are in a strong position to continue to invest in our campuses with the development of state of the art facilities.
The College has created a community that encourages all students to enhance their learning through wider opportunities and support services; to maximise their achievements and secure progression onto further study, apprenticeships and employment.
Do you want to be part of a rapidly improving team which is vital to the development of our learners and integral to our drive toward outstanding? If so, we’d like to receive an application from you!
We are seeking an outstanding, versatile and enthusiastic member of the team who can motivate, enthuse and engage learners in supporting the department in driving student progress and to cover lessons in a supervisory role for teaching staff in their absence whilst maintaining a small amount of dedicated teaching hours in either English or Maths.
Applicants will be expected to support on a range of courses including GCSEs and Functional Skills to both 16-19 year olds and adults.
We are committed to ensuring that students reach their full potential and learn in a stimulating environment that challenges and motivates, using learning technology effectively to enhance and extend students’ and apprentices’ knowledge and skills.
To be considered for this opportunity, you will:
Hold excellent English or Maths qualifications
Have a proven track record of impact (We will also consider recent Cert Ed/PGCE graduates).
Possess outstanding passion for learner progress and support.
The College reserves the right to interview for this post should we receive suitable candidates prior to the closing date.
To comply with legislation, you are required to obtain a DBS check for your role. We will be asking Protocol National Ltd/Esafeguarding Ltd to undertake this process on our behalf.
The College is only accepting direct applicants for this role, no agency contact is required.
Wigan and Leigh college is an equal opportunities employer and positively encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity.
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