Deputy Head of School: Functional Skills Apprenticeships

Milton Keynes College
Milton Keynes
£34327.00 - £39771.00 Per Annum
25 Sep 2017
03 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Milton Keynes College are looking to appoint an inspirational leader to oversee the delivery of English and Maths study skills for Apprentices. As a Deputy Head, you will be developing and delivering a variety of skills development workshops for trainers who deliver the technical aspects of the course to our students. Our English and Maths team is growing to accommodate the increasing number of Apprentices learning through Milton Keynes College. This is a key management role within the English and Maths team who deliver level 1 and level 2 English, Maths and IT Functional Skills qualifications. The Deputy Head role will monitor the quality of teaching, learning and assessment within apprenticeship study skills sessions and work collaboratively with the Workplace Trainers who work on the development of apprentice English and Maths programmes within the workplace. The successful candidate will provide: ? inspirational teaching ? effective lesson planning which meets individual needs ? rigorous assessment for learning ? collaboration with apprenticeship vocational delivery staff and employers Milton Keynes College: 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 ? Local Government 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 As a successful candidate you will have? ? English and Maths qualification ? Experience of developing curriculum to meet the needs of varying stakeholders ? Experience of identifying, developing and sharing resources focused on teaching, learning and assessment ? English and math training experience and up to date knowledge of awarding body specifications. ? Teaching qualification (QTLS as appropriate), or willingness to work towards this ? Management qualification or desire to work towards this ? Ideally, you will have experience of line management Location: Milton Keynes Hours: 37 hours per week, 52 weeks per year Salary: £34,327 - £39,771 per annum Closing date: 3rd October 2017 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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