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Job details
Employer The Manchester College
Location Manchester
Contract type Full Time
Contract term Permanent
Job dates
Closing date Applications are closed

Location: HMP Garth

Salary Range:
Trainer level 1: £23,073.70 - £26,157.89
Trainer level 2: £26,671.25 - £29,241.07 (salaries subject to job evaluation)

Have you ever considered working with offenders? Do you want to work in an environment where you can really make a difference?

Novus deliver learning and skills in over 100 sites within Her Majesty`s Prisons, Private Sector Prisons, Approved Premises and the Community. Working closely with stakeholders, they aim to provide locally determined, high quality provision which meets the needs and interests of learners.

Are you passionate about helping young people grow? If so Novus have an exciting opportunity for a Trainer - Joinery to join the Education team within HMP Garth. The work is challenging yet highly rewarding with real opportunity to change lives.

The purpose of this role is to deliver high quality learner focused vocational training to meet our contractual requirements and Awarding Body standards, in line with policies and procedures.

Key responsibilities (but not limited to) are as follows:

  • Teach designated hours as required, with a flexible approach to delivering across curriculum areas as needed to fulfil contractual requirements
  • Develop or contribute to a scheme of work and develop lesson plans to ensure a vocational based curriculum up to Level 3
  • Ensure compliance with curriculum best practise and quality targets
  • Integrate literacy, language, numeracy and ICT skills within the curriculum area
  • The salary for the successful candidate is dependent on current qualifications. You are required have at least 2 years` experience in your trade specialist and be willing to work towards relevant qualifications as specified in the role profile.

Candidates for this role must gain/hold and maintain a clean, enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check

In return for your dedication you will be rewarded with:

  • Generous holidays (increases on service)
  • Fantastic pension scheme
  • Extensive training and development
  • Simply health scheme
    -And many more...

If you feel you could make a difference in this rewarding and growing sector, apply today.

Closing Date: 9th December 2016

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Applicants must demonstrate in their application their ability to meet the Key Responsibilities, Key Result Areas and Qualifications/Skills/Experience detailed within the role profile.

Novus is an equal opportunities employer welcoming applications from all sections of the community.

About the employer

Information about The Manchester College
Phase Further Education
Gender Mixed
Age range 14+ years

Locations and contacts

Openshaw Campus
Ashton Old Road
M11 2WH
United Kingdom