Course Team Leader: Functional Skills

Milton Keynes College
Milton Keynes
£26216 - £33232/annum . Excellent benefits
17 Jul 2017
16 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Our English and Maths team are growing to support the increasing demand for Apprenticeships.

At Milton Keynes College, we have an increasing number of learners studying for their chosen career through undertaking an Apprenticeship. Our Apprentices are used to learning in a creative and inspiring environment where they develop practical skills for their chosen career. We are looking for innovative and inspiring tutors to bring English and Maths to life through the delivery of Functional Skills English and Maths lessons.
The English and Maths team are committed to delivering English and Maths lessons to high standards and are determined to underpin success in learner achievements. As a Functional Skills tutor, you will promote high quality teaching, learning and assessment by continually challenging your learners and endorsing best practice among your colleagues in English and Maths.

As a successful candidate you will have?
- English and Maths qualification (GCSE Grade A minimum or equivalent working level)
- Experience of identifying, developing and sharing resources focused on teaching, learning and assessment
- Teaching qualification (QTLS as appropriate), or be prepared to undertake this
- Assessor/ IQA qualification, or be prepare to work towards this
- Ideally you will have experience and up to date knowledge of teaching or training experience within English, maths and study skills
- Experience of delivering to apprenticeships, or a keen willingness to acquire this skill

More about the rewards:
- 35 days annual leave, 3 additional days leave for Christmas to New Year closure and UK Bank Holidays
- Able to apply for an NUS Extra Card, offering a wide range of High Street Discounts
- Teachers Pension Scheme
- Just Add Fuel Car Salary Exchange Scheme
- Childcare Vouchers
- On-site Early Years Nursery
- Discounts within The Graduate Salon and The Brasserie restaurant, based at Bletchley Campus
- Continued Professional Development Opportunities
- Cycle To Work Scheme
- Free Parking at our main campuses
- Employee Assistance Programme
- Contributions towards Eye Tests for Visual Display users
- Plus many more

More about the College:
Milton Keynes College is proud to be an open and inclusive general Further Education College welcoming learners of all levels and delivering an exceptional educational experience. The College offers a broad range of qualifications with more than 3,000 16 - 18-year-old full-time students studying traditional A Levels, vocational courses, apprenticeships and Higher Education. In addition, the College delivers employability and key skills training programmes to 3,000 people in local community learning centres and is one of the largest providers of Offender Learning in England, working with 28 prisons across the East Midlands, South Central and West Midlands.

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