You will be responsible for the development and implementation of an effective mentoring scheme. In the first instance, the role will be a 1 year fixed term contract.
As a Tutor Learning Mentor, you will be responsible for providing effective tutorial and general pastoral support for a caseload of 16-18 year old learners on level 2 and 3 courses based within academic and vocational faculties. There will be an additional expectation that tutorial learning mentors will undergo teacher training where appropriate (for unqualified teachers) which the college will fund.
Acting as a mentor and advocate for learners, you will be required to provide support group tutorials, work with cross college support teams on enrichment and learner support. The successful candidate will have experience of working with or mentoring young people and have the ability to organise key activities and events including tutorials.
An understanding of the College's Equal Opportunities policies and how to support students effectively in the development of their learning is essential.
The successful candidate will be a self-motivated individual who is learner focused and results orientated. The College has recently been graded Good by Ofsted, we are looking for someone who can contribute to moving the college to outstanding.
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 Westminster Kingsway College:
Westminster Kingsway College is a further education college in central London with centres in Camden and Westminster. It offers a huge array of academic and vocational courses for 16-18 year olds and adult learners, such as A-Levels, BTECs, Apprenticeships, Foundation Degrees, Access to Higher Education, employability training and short courses. It also offers bespoke training for employers and specialist programmes delivered in conjunction with the Peter Jones Enterprise Academy.
Westminster Kingsway is an award-winning provider of hospitality and culinary arts courses. For over a century it has been at the forefront of culinary arts education in the UK, providing UK restaurants with highly-skilled chefs, front-of-house staff and management. The college can count among its alumni Jamie Oliver, Ainsley Harriot and Selin Kiazim.
CLOSING DATE: 25th June 2018
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