Milton Keynes College is working in partnership with HMP Gartree to put education at the heart of the prison system.
We have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Education Manager to join our Offender Learning team at HMP Gartree. As Education Manager, you will support the growth of the department, lead standards, drive team performance, focus on relationship management with key stakeholders and set the direction of the department.
The successful candidate will inspire and challenge staff creating a dynamic culture of innovation and outstanding learning, teaching and student success. Lead the Department in raising standards through the rigorous implementation of target setting, continuous performance management and quality improvement.
You will demonstrate clear, decisive and enterprising leadership in the effective and efficient management of all aspects of the Department’s work, and take forward the work of the Department ensuring its long-term sustainability through the development of new products and services, which meet the needs of students and key stakeholders.
Milton Keynes College: Rewards
35 days annual leave, 3 additional days leave for Christmas to New Year closure and UK Bank Holidays
Able to apply for an NUS Extra Card and Blue lights card, offering a wide range of High Street Discounts
Teachers’ Pension Scheme
Continued Professional Development Opportunities
Cycle To Work Scheme
Access to ‘JUICE’ the employees’ health and wellbeing platform
Employee Assistance Programme
Contributions towards Eye Tests for Visual Display users
Plus, many more
This role is based at HMP Gartree, which is a Cat B lifer prison, which houses just over 700 life sentence prisoners. The education dept. offers a wide range of courses, which include Functional Skills maths and English and ESOL, a wide range of GCSE’s, Peer Mentoring and a good suite of both Art and ICT qualifications that include Web design and E-image. NVQ’s in Catering and Sport qualifications are also delivered with excellent facilities and” hands on” experience in our own Flavours staff restaurant.
We are a small department who are passionate about our learners, strive for quality and believe we can help change lives through learning. We have successful working relationships with all the other agencies in the prison who value our contribution to the lifer journey and beyond.
As a successful candidate you will:
Have proven teaching and/or relevant commercial experience.
Have proven experience of managing teams in a challenging environment, effectively managing tensions as they arise.
Hold a teaching qualification and ideally Assessor/Verifier awards.
Have a degree or equivalent qualification.
Have well developed organisational, communication and interpersonal skills.
Have experience of effectively implementing and managing quality improvement processes.
Display energy, drive and an entrepreneurial attitude to work.
Have considerable curriculum development experience and be able to articulate an attractive curriculum vision.
The requirement of this role is to work across the whole prison estate, on all wings where education is delivered
Location: HMP Gartree Hours: 37 hours per week, 52 weeks per year Salary: £33,235 - £38,686 per annum Closing date: 15th September
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