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Curriculum Lead

Reference

PRI36152

Location

Priory Coleg Wales, Coleg Gwent, Blaendare Road, Pontypool, Torfaen, NP4 5YE

Priory Group Division

Education & Children's Services

Vacancy Type

Permanent - Full Time

Salary

£32,000 - £35,000 - dependant on skills and experience

Hours

7.5 hours per day

Job Advert Role Description

Priory College South Wales has an exciting opportunity for a Curriculum Lead to be based in Torfaen, South Wales.

Priory College South Wales is an independent, specialist co-educational college for young adults aged 16-25 with Asperger’s syndrome, autistic spectrum disorders, SEMH and a range of additional complex learning and communication needs. The college was set up in partnership with Coleg Gwent, the largest further education college in Wales, to meet the academic, social and emotional needs of our young people.

The college is a high performing, thriving, independent specialist provision recognised by Estyn as even having some excellent, sector leading practice.

We are now looking for exceptional and highly motivated Curriculum Lead to continue to drive the college to further success.

Ideally you will be able to:-

  • Provide inspiration, motivation and vision to help take the college even further forward.
  • Provide a relentless focus on enabling all learners to raise their achievement within our learning community and beyond.
  • Work in partnership with your colleagues, both in the college and the wider Priory network of schools and colleges to ensure the college continues to be highly regarded in all aspects of its provision.
  • Plan, deliver and evaluate all aspects of Education.
  • Be a team player, happy to work closely with the well-established and supportive team.
  • Be resilient, dynamic and committed.
  • Have an understanding of both traditional and alternative educational models.
  • Be able to demonstrate an understanding of working with young people, to liaise with their families and to work within a multi-agency setting with other services and professionals.
  • Be a Safeguarding and Prevent Officer in order to ensure our young people’s needs are met.
  • Take responsibility of delivering relevant training and development to staff in order to improve skills.
  • A PGCE and a detailed knowledge of Further Education and the full range of externally accredited courses, which lead to nationally recognised qualifications is required, ensuring the best possible standards are delivered and that the education delivered complies with relevant statutory regulations, guidelines, governance and quality standards.

Our provision focuses on promoting independence and preparing students for their future destinations.  No two days will be the same, so you will need to thrive in a busy working environment with excellent drive, focus and project management. For this role you must hold a full drivers licence and have access to own car.

You will:

  • Share our passion for high aspiration and achievement for all
  • Have excellent interpersonal skills
  • Be highly organised and adaptable

What we offer:

  •  Full training
  •  On-going training and Career progression
  •  Enhanced disclosure cost coverage
  •  Comprehensive induction and commitment to on-going training
  •  Online benefits and cash back rewards
  •  Cycle to work scheme
  •  Dental Insurance
  •  Travel Insurance
  •  SMART Pension option
  •  Healthcare Cash Plan
  • £1000 monthly lotto

 

Division DBS info

References

For all roles we require a minimum of two references.  References provided must cover the last 3 years, for all of our services we will need to request all references from where you have worked with either Children or Vulnerable Adults. Please be advised that references will be requested prior to interview for all roles within our schools.

About us

From education to hospitals, care homes and secure facilities, the Priory Group of Companies offers individually tailored, multidisciplinary treatment programmes for those with complex educational needs or requiring acute, long-term and respite mental healthcare.

Disclosure

Priory Education Services is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All applicants must be willing to undergo safeguarding screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and disclosures with the relevant body at an enhanced level. We are an equal opportunities employer. Priory Education and Children's services will cover the cost of a DBS.

Job Description

Curriculum_Lead_job_description_March_2020.docx

Closing Date

30/04/2020