Location: BicesterHours: SessionalSalary: Various depending on hours and experienceCareers Event Date: Wednesday 25th April 2018 HMP Bullingdon’s education department are holding an Offender Education Careers Event to recruit experienced Carpentry lecturers / trainers to deliver Carpentry/Construction to a diverse group of learners within the prison. As a Lecturer within our Milton Keynes College Offender Learning team you will help to develop a strong Carpentry programme that meets the needs of the learners, prison and Milton Keynes College. While also being motivated to develop progression opportunities for the learners within the Carpentry industry.This is an exciting opportunity for a dedicated Carpentry lecturer / trainer to deliver high learner success, through effective teaching and delivery in Carpentry/Construction. This vacancy would suit a highly-motivated Carpentry teacher, with a can-do approach to education. The ideal candidate will be a passionate and creative lecturer, who can thrive upon working within a challenging yet rewarding environment, who can offer skills & knowledge to our learners and guide them throughout their courses. Milton Keynes College: Rewards35 days’ annual leave, 3 additional days leave for Christmas to New Year closure and UK Bank HolidaysAmazing discounts with NUS card or Blue Light Card, ranging from Eating Out, Shopping and Fashion, Health and Fitness, Music, Technology, Travel and EntertainmentAccess to an employee wellbeing platform with options to book free activities such as yoga, relaxation, boot camp, personal training and a health and wellbeing news hubAccess to Teachers Pension Scheme with generous employer contributionsBusy Bee’s childcare vouchers can save working parents up to £933 per year in a variety of registered childcare, such as Nurseries, Nannies, after school activities, Summer Camps and Breakfast Clubs up the age of 15.Access to Continued Professional Development, including professional qualifications and a variety of training coursesSave up to 32% off all bikes through our Cycle to Work Scheme24 hours per day, 365 days per year Employee Assistant Support ProgrammePlus, many more… HMP Bullingdon has the capacity to hold 1114 offenders all serving a range of sentences from remand to life, with the average length of stay between 3 and 6 months. Education works closely with our prison colleagues to deliver a variety of courses that help prepare learners for employment and positive community living upon release.The Education Team is on a positive journey with an enthusiastic and committed approach from both Milton Keynes College and prison colleagues, this has resulted in creating a rewarding environment not only for learners but also for the staff team who play a key role in transforming rehabilitation for our learners. As a successful candidate, you will:Hold a relevant qualification (level 3 or above) in Carpentry.Hold a recognised teaching qualification (DTLLS, PGCE, Cert Ed) or willing to work towardsHold relevant assessor/verifier awards.Have teaching/training or vocational experience in relevant subject area and relevant up-to-date knowledge.Have a proven track record of managing and supporting diverse groups of learners through nationally accredited programmes.Have experience of identifying, developing and sharing innovative and creative teaching resourcesHave experience of working with students who may have little experience of education and training (desirable).Have knowledge of current curriculum and accreditation developments within Further Education and specific subject area(s).Have the ability to teach creatively, adapting to the needs of a variety of learners and willing to explore new teaching and learning strategies.Have good IT skills and willing to develop further.Show accuracy and precision in written presentation.The requirement of this role is to work across the whole prison estate, on all wings where education is delivered. More about the Careers EventThe Milton Keynes College Offender Education Careers Event at HMP Bullingdon is a fantastic opportunity to start the application process for this position and add an extra edge to your application. The day will be attended by members of teaching staff and the recruitment team, all of whom will be on hand to give more information and answer any questions you may have. There will also be a unique opportunity to tour the establishment and find out more about working in the prison environment.If it would be easier for you to work at another nearby establishment, there will also be the opportunity to find out more about roles at HMYOI Aylesbury and HMP Spring Hill/Grendon. To apply, please follow the job board application instructions to submit your CV.