Deputy Education Manager
Have you ever considered working with offenders? Do you want to work in an environment where you can really make a difference?
Deputy Education Manager, Permanent - Full Time (37hrs per week)
Novus deliver learning and skills in over 100 sites within Her Majesty`s Prisons, private sector prisons, Approved Premises and the community. Working closely with stakeholders, they aim to provide locally determined, high quality provision which meets the needs and interests of learners.
We currently have an exciting opportunity within Novus, for a self-driven and enthusiastic individual to join as a Permanent - Full Time - Deputy Education Manager within HMP Maidstone.
As directed by the Education Manager, the purpose of this role is to effectively plan and manage the deployment of staff and resources, in line with Novus policies and procedures, to deliver a high quality learning Experience and Deputise for the Education Manager in their absence.
Key responsibilities (but not limited to) are as follows:
-Effective day to day planning and management of staff and resources
-Deploy staff in line with financial planning, high quality delivery and maintenance of an effective pool of staff
-Ensure the implementation of the quality assurance framework
-Recruit, develop and maintain a flexible, qualified and experienced delivery team
As a successful candidate you will have:
-A teaching qualification - Minimum Cert Ed or PGCE
-A degree or equivalent
-At least a level 2 qualification in Literacy and Numeracy
-A track record of effectively employing quality assurance tools
-A track record of evaluating and monitoring course provision
-Current relevant teaching experience
-A track record of effectively responding to challenging behaviour
In return for your dedication you will be rewarded with:
-Generous holidays (increases on service)
-Fantastic pension scheme
-Extensive training and development
-Simply health scheme
And many more...
This is a very challenging yet rewarding role so If you feel you could make a difference in this rewarding and growing sector, apply today on our Novus website.
Please note Interviews and Assessments will be held on 5/6 th April 2017.
Applicants must demonstrate in their application their ability to meet the Key Responsibilities, Key Result Areas and Qualifications/Skills/Experience detailed within the role profile. Novus is an equal opportunities employer welcoming applications from all sections of the community.