Retail, Sales & Marketing Lecturer

Recruiter
Blackstone Point Limited
Location
Featherstone
Salary
18015.0000
Posted
14 May 2017
Closes
13 Jun 2017
Sector
Education
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
We are looking for an experienced lecturer to deliver Retail, Sales and Marketing to a diverse group of learners within the prison. As part of our offender learning team, you will help to develop a strong Retail, Sales and Marketing programme that meets the needs of the learners, prison and Milton Keynes College.

This is an exciting opportunity for a dedicated education professional to deliver high learner success, through effective teaching and delivery in Retail, Sales and Marketing. This vacancy would suit a highly motivated Retail, Sales and Marketing 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.

HMP Oakwood opened in 2012 and is a private sector Category C resettlement prison for males over the age of 21. It is one the largest prisons in England with a current population of 1605. This is due to rise by 501 prisoners to 2106 in the summer of 2016. The Education department works in close partnership with G4S to enable learners to become functionally literate, highly skilled, confident and employable through a natural acquisition of learning, delivered through an embedded whole organisational approach and working in partnership with all stakeholders.

Requirements:

- Hold a qualification (level 3 or above) in Retail, Sales and/or Marketing.
- Hold a recognised teaching qualification (DTLLS, PGCE, Cert Ed) or working towards.
- Hold relevant assessor/verifier awards.
- Have teaching experience in Retail, Sales and/or Marketing 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 resources
- Have 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 Retail, Sales and/or Marketing
- 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.

Benefits:

As well as having 35 flexible days holiday per year you will also get 3 additional days to be taken over Christmas and of course all of the bank holidays. We offer a car allowance scheme “Just add fuel”, but if you prefer a more environmentally friendly approach to travel we also offer a cycle to work scheme. As part of Milton Keynes College you are entitled to apply for an NUS student discount card with offers in plenty of local restaurants and high street shops. Child care vouchers are available and of course the option of being part of Teachers Pension Scheme. For more about our benefits please visit the MK College website.

More about the College:

Milton Keynes College is a leading Further Education College providing a comprehensive range of vocational, academic, professional and higher education courses. Milton Keynes College have a successful Employment Academy model which works with employers and stakeholders to enhance our learners’ chances of re-entering society successfully, to find employment upon release and to live fulfilling lives. The curriculum we offer is designed taking into account both the needs of the learner, external stakeholders and the local employment needs. We are proud of supporting our learners’ successfully through education and ‘Through the Gate’.