Novus

Teacher - Personal Social Development (Maternity Cover)

Recruiter
Novus
Location
Werrington, Stoke-on-Trent
Salary
£23,573.70 - £28,780.43 (subject to job evaluation)
Posted
02 Oct 2018
Closes
16 Oct 2018
Ref
REQ001534
Job Level
Teacher
Job Function
Academic Support
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Hours
Full Time

Looking for a career where you can change lives?

For more than two decades, Novus has been delivering education, training and employment opportunities to adults and young people in UK prisons. 

Over the years we have built a reputation as an innovator in the fight to reduce re-offending rates by transforming people's lives through learning and skills. 

We have a great opportunity at HMYOI Werrington to join the education team as a Teacher specialising Personal Social Development on a fixed term (around 12 months), full time (37 hrs per week) basis. 

Werrington Young Offender Institution (YOI) provides specialist custodial places for boys aged 15-18. There are up to 128 young people at Werrington, either sentenced or remanded in custody.  Education at Werrington is at the heart of the regime, with a range of learner pathways including Multi Skills, Barista, Sports Studies and Music.  Core subjects of English, Maths, ICT and Work/Life Skills are embedded into each pathway and an Advice and Guidance service is provided to young people approaching release

The purpose of this role is to teach, develop and deliver high quality learner focused education. This is a challenging but rewarding role and we need someone who is flexible and resilient, with the ability to encourage, engage and motivate, to help give children and young people a brighter future.

This is an exceptionally rewarding role, do this successfully you'll need to:

  • A track record of teaching national curriculum to a good or outstanding standard.
  • Experience of developing an engaging and differentiated curriculum offer to ensure learners are engaged and achieve the desired outcomes.
  • Hold a teaching qualification - minimum Cert Ed, PGCE or equivalent.
  • Hold QTS / QTLS.
  • Hold a degree or equivalent subject specialist qualification or have a willingness to work towards this.

Applicants must demonstrate in their application their ability to meet the key responsibilities, key result areas and Qualifications/Skills and Experience detailed within the Role Profile.

Novus is an equal opportunities employer welcoming applications from all sections of the community. All roles are subject to job evaluation.

Please click Apply to view the Role Profile.