Trainer - English & Maths
Nacro is a social justice charity. It helps vulnerable people to change their lives and to reach their full potential by addressing social exclusion, inequality of opportunity and deprivation. We design and deliver services that equip people with the skills, advice, attitude and support they need to move their lives on and to become part of their community. Our services cover education, housing, substance misuse treatment and the prevention of reoffending This is an exciting opportunity enthusiastic English and Maths Trainer to join a small team delivering a Study Programme to disadvantaged learners at the Nacro Education Centre in Chatham The English and Maths Trainer will work as part of the Chatham teaching team to ensure learners achieve the appropriate English and Maths qualifications (Entry level Functional Skills and GCSE) while developing the learners' employability, personal and social skills. This unique opportunity will allow the post-holder to develop learners' confidence and help them progress to mainstream education or work. None of our classes have more than 10 learners to enable you to build meaningful and effective working relationships. This role will be based at: The Nacro Chatham Education Centre, 55 Second Ave Chatham Kent ME4 5AU, working 35 hours per week, plus paid lunch break (40 hours in total) The successful candidate should have experience in guiding a diverse group of clients through the requirements of an awarding body such as City & Guilds and AQA. As well as the ability to identify preferred learning styles and engage difficult-to-reach young people. As a successful candidate you should have: - A level 4 teaching qualification (Certificate in Education & Training (CET) or an equivalent qualification) OR - A level 5 teaching qualification (Diploma in Education & Training (DET), Cert Ed, or an equivalent qualification) AND - GCSE English, Maths and ICT (or equivalent qualifications at level 2 or above) Salary is dependent on qualifications held. Interviews for this role are taking place week commencing 28th August. DBS check is required for this role Benefits offered 28 days a year annual leave with the ability to accrue 1 day of additional holiday for every year of service up to 5 years plus bank holidays; pro rata for part-time employees Pension scheme Season ticket loan Working 35 hours per week, plus paid lunch break (40 hours in total); pro rata for part-time employees As a committed Investor In People (IIP), continued professional development is central to our people and performance management activities. Our employees receive regular support with Personal Development Planning and have access to training and professional development opportunities. Our Vision, Mission & Values Our vision is a society in which communities are crime free, and people feel safe and supported to reach their aspirations. Our mission is to positively change lives, strengthen communities, enhance social inclusion, reduce crime and prevent offending behaviour. Our values are to be courageous, inspiring, reliable and focused on outcomes. We adhere to them across our services, which include education, housing, substance misuse treatment, the prevention of reoffending, and in our work to influence policy. Equal Opportunities Statement Nacro values the diverse nature of its staff and of those using its services, and is committed to ensuring that this is reflected in all its practices, policies and services. Nacro's commitment to equity involves much more than equality of access and tackling discrimination - it requires the whole of Nacro to actively embrace and promote the benefits and opportunities that diversity brings to the organisation If this role interests you and you would like more information about applying, please copy and paste this link into your web browsers address bar: /. However the Guidant Group will also send this link to you in an email should you apply through this advert (please check your junk/spam folder). Please apply at your earliest convenience as this position could close before the advert expiry date. Guidant Group is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy. Guidant Group is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy. Guidant Group is committed to diversity and flexibility in the workplace. If you require any reasonable adjustments to support you during the application process, please mention this at any stage.