Starting salary: £38,297 Pro rata
Job Level: Level 4, Zone 1
Work Location: 5 Pancras Square, London, N1C 4AG
Contract type: Permanent, Part time, 3 days per week (21.6 hours)
Closing date: Sunday 9th October 2022 at 23:59
Interviews to be held: Week commencing 17th October 2022
Alternative flexible working options available / open to discussion
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Camden ACL is a Good Community focused ACL Service closely integrated into Camden Council. Its provision is primarily entry level and delivered on the doorstep. We are seeking an ESOL Programme Manager to plan and develop an ESOL curriculum to meet local and national priorities. This post would suit a well-organised flexible person with an ESOL teaching/management background willing to pick things up on the move. The department has just renewed its curriculum intent after an internal and external consultation period and this year starts the two-year change process envisioned by the new curriculum strategy. We are looking for a manager who can reach performance targets and develop partnerships with local organisations and relevant Council teams to reach priority groups and run programmes in appropriate community venues.
In this role, you’ll work across everything from planning and developing ESOL curriculum, developing partnerships with local organisations and Councils, meet targets, performance manage, monitor and improve quality of delivery, liaise with awarding bodies, manage IAG and progression and ensure tutors have the support, resources and equipment.
This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act and will require an Enhanced DBS.
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To be considered for this exciting opportunity it is essential the successful candidate holds a full Level 5 adult teaching qualification (such as DTLLS or its equivalent). You will have an excellent working knowledge of the national ESOL curriculum including pedagogy and policy in relation to teaching ESOL. The ideal candidate will have previous demonstrable experience working with learners from diverse backgrounds. You will be adept at providing appropriate standards of customer care in working with vulnerable, disadvantaged learners with low levels of skills, confidence and self-esteem.
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