Lecturer – Inclusive Learning

Location
KT1 2AQ, Kingston Upon Thames
Salary
£25,064.00 - £42,524.00 per annum, inclusive of London Allowance and up to £3,000 market supplement
Posted
19 Jul 2021
Closes
16 Aug 2021
Ref
STCG113277
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Joining us as Lecturer – Inclusive Learning, you will assess learners who have a wide range of inclusive needs and ensure that learners are offered the maximum opportunity to meet their full potential.

Demonstrating inspirational teaching, learning and assessment practice, you will provide a rich and stretching learning experience for learners and initiate improvements in learner recruitment, retention, achievement and progression. This may include whole group, small group and 1:1 teaching. You will work in partnership with the curriculum areas to plan a path for each learner along with specific targets which will guide and enable the young person to succeed and progress.

This role requires a recognised specific learning difficulties qualification for teaching and assessing for exam access arrangements and someone who has successful recent experience of assessing learners with a wide range of specific learning difficulties. You will have a proven track record of devising and implementing programmes of specific learning difficulty support for learners on a wide range of courses and levels, and of specific learning difficulty teaching development that leads to improved success rates for learners.

The successful candidate will also have experience of contributing to EHCPs and justifying high needs support funding to Local Authorities. Computer literate, you will be confident writing assessment reports for a wide audience and be able to keep clear and accurate records for additional support funding purposes. Qualified Teacher Status is not essential however we would like you to have a willingness to achieve this within 12 months of appointment.

We have vacancies available at Kingston College, Carshalton College and Merton College.

Closing date for the return of a complete online application is 1st August 2021

The benefits package includes generous annual leave of 37 days plus up to 7 additional days over Christmas/New Year as well as an additional 5 days Wellbeing leave to enhance employees’ physical and mental health. This leave is all in addition to Bank Holiday entitlement. There is an excellent pension scheme that receives a significant financial contribution from the employer (Teachers Pensions or Local Government Pension Scheme), subsidised sports facilities and professional development and training plus a salary sacrifice cycle to work scheme.

South Thames Colleges group is an equal opportunities employer and is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and vulnerable adults.

The South Thames Colleges Group is made up of Carshalton College, Kingston College, Merton College and South Thames College, which merged on 1 August 2017. South Thames Colleges Group is one of London’s largest providers of post-16 education and training and is an ongoing and significant contributor to its local communities. We aim to put students’ success at the heart of everything we do.

We are looking for hard-working and collaborative people who can join our team and help challenge our students to progress and achieve.

When you click on ‘Apply’, you will be forwarded to the application page which sits on a platform hosted by an external partner called Blue Octopus who support STCG throughout the recruitment process.