Contract: Casual Staff
Hours of work: various
Location: Hillside Centre and other locations from time to time
An exciting 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.
Are you a team player?
Are you willing to roll up your sleeves for the benefit of learners?
Do you go the extra mile when needed?
Have you got a good track record for the attendance and achievement of your learners?
If you can answer ‘yes’ to those questions you are the kind of person we are looking for to join our Digital Skills teaching team.
We are looking to strengthen the teaching team at Brent Start and we want creative, flexible and committed staff to make this possible. This role requires team work and a willingness to do what it takes to support Brent Start and the curriculum area in which you will work.
Casual tutors with experience of delivering digital skills courses to students who range from complete beginners to intermediate levels, and is confident in one or more of the following areas:
- Essential Digital Skills
- Cyber Security
- Software and Apps Development
- Graphics & Animation
- Web Development digital technology and media – including programming
You are a dedicated member of staff who consistently puts learners first. *With attendance at team meetings, training events and standardisation/audit meetings, you are a person that can be relied upon to produce quality. You have knowledge and experience of RaRPA and also of using accreditation with external examination boards.
Ideally you are a fully qualified teacher with either a PGCE or a Cert Ed. You may also have some subject specific qualifications to add to your list. Your English and maths are already certified as level 2 or above**. If you do not already hold these qualifications, there can be a discussion around your commitment to gaining them within a certain time period. A current DBS would be welcome.
Closing Date: 1 October 2023 (23:59)
If you are interested in applying for this job, please start by clicking the "Apply Now" button below. You must provide a supporting statement as part of your application that clearly shows how you meet the criteria on the Person Specification. We will accept a CV in support of your application, however, you should still provide a supporting statement.
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. We positively encourage all applicants to self-identify their characteristics in the diversity survey section in the application.
How to Apply
Please apply online via the link provided.
Please note, we do not accept CVs submitted without a fully completed online application form.