ICT Teacher - Youth Offender Establishment, Rochester

Recruiter
REED
Location
Rochester
Salary
Up to £10,000
Posted
22 Nov 2020
Closes
25 Nov 2020
Ref
1831210823
Category
Education
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Part Time
Reed Further Education are currently working in partnership Novus who have been delivering education, training and employment opportunities to adults and young people in UK prisons. Over the years they 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 Cookham Wood to join the education team as an ICT Teacher for 2 days per week, on a temporary ongoing basis.

HM Prison Cookham Wood is a male juveniles' prison and Young Offenders Institution in the village of Borstal in Kent, England.

This offers an exciting new opportunity for individuals who are looking to further their previous experience and work alongside a successful education team with the mutual focus on rehabilitation for the inmates in the establishment. Teaching in prisons is an incredibly rewarding challenge and the education departments are looking to welcome driven individuals to join their team.

Essential Criteria
  • Full teaching qualification
  • Recognised Level 3 qualification or above in an identified subject and professional experience
  • Have an interest in the rehabilitation and resettlement of offenders
  • Have an ability to communicate effectively at all times through different mediums, including spoken and written communication.
  • A flexible and responsive attitude
  • Enthusiasm for the subject area
  • Willingness to innovate and demonstrate self-motivation
  • Awareness of and commitment to the promotion of equal opportunities and the recognition of diversity and inclusion

Desirable Criteria
  • Experience of instructing/supporting people with challenging behaviour
  • Assessor or IV qualification is desirable.
  • Experience in a prison environment

If this is an opportunity that you are interested in, please apply with an up to date CV and one of the Reed Prison Education team will get in touch to discuss further.

**This role is subject to enhanced clearance and vetting**