Catering Teacher - in custody

24211.00 - 36592.00 GBP Annual + GBP24211 - GBP36592/annum
14 Jun 2017
12 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Catering Teacher /Tutor

Establishment: HMP YOI Feltham
Location: Feltham, Greater London
Salary: GBP24,211 to GBP36,592 per annum

Prospects are currently recruiting for a Full Time, Permanent, Catering Tutor to join the exceptional and innovative educational department at HMP YOI Feltham.

Salary scale is GBP24,211 to GBP36,592 per annum depending on qualifications & experience.

About Prospects

The Prospects Group provides tailored education, employment, training and care products and services for people at all stages of life.

Each year Prospects inspires more than 500,000 people to develop their potential and transform their lives. Prospects is one of the largest employee owned companies in the UK and is a Leader in Diversity; ranked in the top 100 index by the National Centre for Diversity.

About HMPYOI Feltham

HMYOI Feltham is a Young Offenders Institute located in Feltham, London.

Prospects provides education for all young people within Feltham Young Offenders Institution and has increased the number of hours a young person in custody at Feltham spends in education each week to equip them with qualifications and skills to break the cycle of reoffending when they leave detention.
The establishment's regime includes academic education (full/part-time), workshops and vocational training in a wide range of industry.

Person Specification:
• Occupationally competent in the Catering Sector
• Possession of a relevant teaching or training qualification (e.g. PTTLS, DTTLS, PGCE).
• Possession of A1 Assessor Award (or equivalent)
• Experience of teaching on and assessing accredited Hospitality vocational qualifications from Entry Level to Level 3
• An ongoing interest in and knowledge of recent developments in Hospitality vocational qualifications
• An awareness of the pastoral and the academic needs of young people from a variety of backgrounds and the ability to respond to those needs positively and sensitively.
• An understanding of, and commitment to, equal opportunities policies and practical ideas for their implementation in this post.
• An understanding of and commitment to the welfare and safety of children, young people and vulnerable adults within a Further Education and Young Offenders Institution context.

Successful candidates will be subject to a DBS and enhanced security clearance.

Benefits Include:
• 26 days holiday rising to 28 after 10 years' service
• Group personal pension plan where the company single matches up to a maximum of 6%
• Access to various salary sacrifice schemes such as Child vouchers, cycle2work
• Employee Assistance Programme
• Healthcare Schemes

"Prospects is committed to promoting equality of opportunity, valuing diversity and eliminating discrimination, as a core value.
We are determined that the principles of equality and diversity will underpin all our activities.
We welcome applications from every section of the community, particularly from people with disabilities who are underrepresented in the Company