Milton Keynes College

Hospitality and Catering Lecturer

Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
£18,015.00 - £32,578.00 Per Annum
07 Aug 2019
01 Sep 2019
Job Level
Contract Type
Full Time

Milton Keynes College are looking for a Hospitality Lecturer/Tutor/Teacher to join the fantastic education department at HMPYOI Aylesbury.

HMPYOI Aylesbury provides an excellent Hospitality course to learners based within the prison. As a Hospitality Lecturer you will help learners to achieve not only qualifications but also develop confidence, skills and experience they can use to gain sustainable employment upon release or to secure a career within custody.

You will be teaching Level 1 Certificate Introduction to the Hospitality Industry and Level 2 Certificate in Hospitality and Catering Principles – Professional Cookery.

The role requires both theory and practical cookery units to be delivered. The level 1 qualification requires more focus on theory, and less on practical cooking. HMPYOI Aylesbury has a theory and practical classroom and will also be supporting level 2 within the prison kitchen.

This is an amazing opportunity to inspire and change the lives of young offenders. It is a challenging, highly rewarding and diverse role that would suit a highly motivated Hospitality and Catering teacher, with a can do approach to education. The ideal candidate will be a passionate and creative lecturer, who can offer skills & knowledge to our learners and guide them throughout their courses.

As a valued member of the Milton Keynes College Prison Education team, you will also help to develop a strong vocational programme that meets the needs of the learners, prison and Milton Keynes College.

Closing date: Sunday 1st September 2019

As a successful candidate, you will:

  • Hold a relevant qualification (level 3 or above). 
  • Hold a recognised teaching qualification (DTLLS, PGCE, Cert Ed) or willing to work towards.
  • Hold 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 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 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.

Please apply via the link.