New City College is the dynamic group of further education colleges in East London which comprises Tower Hamlets College, Hackney Community College, Redbridge College and Epping Forest College. All colleges in the group are graded Good by Ofsted, and our 4-college merger places the group at the forefront of further education in the region. With a turnover of £67m, 20,000 students and 1000 staff it is one of the strongest and most influential further education organisations in the country.
Our college environment is second to none. We have industry standard facilities and equipment at all campuses, expert staff and partnerships with other high profile organisations which all prepare students for progression to higher education or successful careers.
East London is dynamic, innovative and entrepreneurial. As we develop our longer term vision, we will continue to ensure that we invest in our staff and other resources to provide a distinctive offer and excellent, supportive learning environment which meets the needs of students and employers and prepares local people for the changing workforce of the area.
PMLD & SLD Specialist Lecturer in SEND (0.8) – Tower Hamlets Campus
Up to £40,384 per annum pro-rata (dependent on qualification and experience)
We are currently looking for a qualified, experienced and enthusiastic teacher to join our Foundation Learning team. Our department delivers a range of courses including independent living skills, catering, communication, personal development, employability and enterprise. A commitment to working with young people/adults with additional support needs underpins all aspects of our work.
The post will include tutoring and teaching groups of 16 – 24 year old and adult learners with profound, multiple and severe learning disabilities and difficulties on a range of subjects including cooking, maths, English and out in the community. The post will involve developing student’s communication, independence and inter-personal skills. An interest and commitment to personalised learning, a student-centred approach and experience of working with young people/adults with learning disabilities is essential.
You should have or be working towards an appropriate teaching qualification (e.g. DTTLS or PGCE). You will be committed to developing programmes that meet the requirements of the College’s quality framework.
Closing date: 7th January 2019
Interview date: week commencing 14th January 2019
The closing date given is a guide only. There may be some occasions where we have to close a vacancy once sufficient applications have been received. It is therefore advisable that you submit your application as early as possible to avoid disappointment.