Number of hours: 37.00 Per Week
Totton College is a further education provider based near Southampton offering vocational courses to school leavers and adults, covering BTECs, diplomas, NVQs and apprenticeships.
Totton College is part of Nacro, a national social justice charity with more than 50 years’ experience of changing lives. Our impressive range of services across England and Wales cover education, housing, support and wellbeing, substance misuse treatment and the prevention of reoffending. We advise and we speak out for and with disadvantaged young people and adults. We never give up.
Totton College’s Specialist Provision provides a range of alternative courses to students who require additional support with emotional, social, behavioural and learning needs. Students receive 1:1 support, small class settings and increased differentiation and varied teaching styles. Alongside the curriculum, students are supported to develop techniques for anger management, social skills and impulse control.
We are looking to recruit two motivated, dynamic and reliable individuals for the day-day delivery within the specialist department. The post holders will work within the team to facilitate the delivery of vocational subjects such as cooking skills, sports/exercise, personal and social development, horticulture, employability and life skills. The post holders will be determined and committed to develop learners with difficulties, disabilities and wide range of other learning needs. The post holders will be expected to develop physical, emotional, social, and intellectual & employability skills for each learner.
Working within the curriculum department the role will contribute to the achievement of the college’s Strategic Plan:
1: A curriculum focussed on skills
Objective: ensuring our work is meeting skills demand in the economy
2: Learners’ skills and experience
Objective: ensuring our learners gain the skills employers needs
3: Our people and culture
Objective: ensuring staff achieve their full potential and deliver the best possible experience to learners and employers
4: Learning resources
Objective: high quality learning resources and accommodation, underpinned by strong financial health
A DBS check will be required for this role.
What we offer
• Pension scheme
• Discount on courses
• Training and professional development opportunities
• A friendly, supportive and dedicated working environment
If you’re keen to make a real difference at the same time as expanding your career prospects, we would be delighted to hear from you. You can read more about the ways in which Nacro’s work has changed lives here