Thinking of your next challenge? Think Ambitious!
Ambitious College is currently looking for an inspirational SEN Lecturer to deliver exceptional teaching and course leadership to learners with autism and complex needs aged between 16 and 25.
Ambitious College is a unique specialist further education provision for learners aged 16 to 25 with autism and complex needs. We support learners to develop the knowledge, skills and confidence they need to make a successful transition to adulthood and to live and work as part of their community.
The College is growing and we are looking to recruit an experienced and innovative lecturer who aspires to shape the service we offer for our young people. We are looking for someone who is a committed team player, with the drive, enthusiasm and passion to develop and teach our learners. You will need to able to teach creatively, adapting to the needs of a variety of learners and be willing to explore new teaching and learning strategies.
Fewer than one in four young people with autism access any form of education beyond school, not because they lack the ability or desire to learn, but because they are held back by a system that lacks the knowledge and expertise to support them.
At Ambitious College we believe everyone is entitled to lead a happy and rewarding life, and this includes young people with autism. We are a unique further education college for young adults with autism and complex needs and, as our name suggests, we are ambitious for our learners. Our dedicated team of professionals are passionate about supporting young learners to live ordinary lives in their home communities.
Working pattern: 37.5 hours per week – Monday to Friday
Location: Ambitious College is based in a new campus in Isleworth in partnership with West Thames College London.
Closing date: 8th January 2017
For further details about this exciting opportunity please visit our careers page: https://www.ambitiousaboutautism.org.uk/who-we-are/work-with-us
Ambitious about Autism is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Please note successful candidates will be subject to an Enhanced DBS check. Please note we have not engaged any agencies to work on this role and only direct applications will be considered.