Salary range: £37,944 - £40,177 p.a. inc.
Hours of work: 36 hours per week
Location: Stonebridge Centre and other locations from time to time
An Excellent Opportunity
Brent is a tremendously vibrant London borough where the iconic arch of Wembley Stadium dominates the skyline. Spanning both inner and outer London, it is a borough of huge contrasts in terms of its economic, environmental, ethnic and social make up. Brent’s diversity is evident to all who visit our borough and our long history of ethnic and cultural diversity has created a place that is truly unique and valued by those who live and work here.
The council is pursuing a far-reaching transformation agenda that better meets the needs of our community so it is an exciting time to join us.
Brent Start is excited to recruit an enthusiastic and dynamic Programme Leader to lead the Mathematics department. This will include planning new curriculum, timetabling courses, staff and resource management, curriculum management, initial assessment and delivery of outstanding learner outcomes. You will have previous management experience of managing staff and will be an excellent team player who not only can work independently, but also work as part of a team.
Brent Start provision is delivered primarily in Brent Start’s key sites in Stonebridge, Harlesden Library, and Willesden Green Library, with key emphasis on developing provision in community settings.
This is a great opportunity for an experienced or aspiring adult education manager.
We are seeking a highly effective manager and leader for mathematics courses with understanding and demonstrable experience of developing and delivering innovative curriculum for local communities and employers with excellent outcomes for learners as well as building strong partnerships.
This includes developing and improving the curriculum offer for Community Learning, responding to learner and employer needs, whilst ensuring the highest standards of quality assurance and safeguarding.
The role requires an adult teaching/training qualification at level 5 e.g. DTTLS/PGCE or equivalent with a mathematics specialism or have a Mathematics qualification at level 4 or higher.
Closing Date: 26 November 2019 (23:00)
Brent Council values the diversity of its community and aims to have a workforce that reflects this and therefore encourage applications from all sections of the community.
Applications are particularly welcome from people with disabilities and LGBT (lesbian, gay, bi-sexual and transgender) applicants as they are under-represented across the council.
All organisations and individuals who work with children and young people, or are involved in providing services for them have a duty to safeguard and promote their welfare.
We are committed to safer recruitment and safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
Before you join Brent Council, you will need to provide your National Insurance (NI) number and undergo a Home Office Standard I.D. check.
All successful applicants will be required to apply for a ‘Basic’ DBS Disclosure.
Please note CVs will not be considered as part of your application for this position.