Skills For Life Lecturer - ESOL Specialist

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Further Education, Other Workplaces
Government/Local Authority
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Full Time
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Salary Description:
Scale Points 10 - 14 £27,815 - £32,375 plus £3003 London Weighting Allowance
16th May 2019
Start Date:
London Borough of Tower Hamlets
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Benefits and Allowances
Tutor/ Lecturer Scale Points 10 - 14 £27,815 - £32,375 plus £3003 London Weighting Allowance (Pro-Rata 41 weeks per year)

Role Purpose

Got big ideas about adult learning? Come to Tower Hamlets Council and make them happen. Idea Stores are where learning and libraries combine.

Tower Hamlets has one of the most economically and socially diverse communities in the UK. Here at Idea Stores, we provide a unique combination of adult learning, library and information services.

We are looking for enthusiastic ESOL tutors to join our innovative and dynamic team and teach across a range of levels in our well-equipped stores with purpose built classrooms.

Graded Good by Ofsted (November 2016), come and join our supportive learning environment where you will be given space to develop and progress in your teachingcareer.

Key Responsibilities

You will provide high quality teaching, learning and support for learners in the Post-19 education sector for Tower Hamlets Council.

You will be responsible for delivering excellent teaching and learning on a range of accredited (ESB, Ascentis) and RARPA assessed ESOL programmes across the London Borough of Tower Hamlets.

You will assist the Curriculum Managers to develop courses, schemes of work and assessment strategies which meet the wide ranging needs of learners across the borough.

Successful applicants will hold a subject specialism in ESOL (at level 5 or above) and hold or be willing to work towards a PGCE (or equivalent teaching qualification).

Knowledge and experience of teaching mixed ability ESOL groups as well as knowledge and understanding of current best practice in teaching and learning is essential.

This post requires an enhanced DBS and the ability to work flexibly (including one or two evenings a week) as required.

Additional Information

Interviews will be held on 5th and 6th June.
These vacancies are fixed term for 12 months in the first instance; 35 hours per week (term time only for 41 weeks)
We encourage applicants read the person specification thoroughly and to clearly demonstrate that they have the skills and knowledge required for this position when completing their application.

Application Details

This post is open to the following types of applicants: Redeployees/ Internal/ External

If this role is available to Internal employees only, this will include agency workers but does not include independent contractors or Skills Match trainees

All applications should be made via our online application system, no CV’s or alternative forms of applications are accepted.

Internal employees should apply via the council's Intranet. External applicants apply via the Council's website

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