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Westminster Adult Education Service is the City Council’s adult education service and the largest local authority adult education service in London. We provide life-changing learning opportunities for our learners through our qualification courses, apprenticeship programmes and extensive community-based provision. We work to adapt to the changing needs of our communities – resulting in a dynamic atmosphere where ambition, diversity and creativity are celebrated. We are on our journey to become an outstanding education provider and want people who share our vision of attaining excellence to join our passionate and highly skilled team.

The Service offers competitive salaries and employment benefits, including a public sector pension scheme, generous holiday allowance and opportunities for continuous professional Development. Watch the video to find out what it’s like to work at WAES.

WAES Salary Bands

Support Staff

All vacancies are advertised on a Broad Band. The starting salary will be the first point on the step, unless staff are currently receiving a higher salary, and then it will be on one of the higher steps within the green zone. Successful candidates will be asked to provide proof of their current salary if they are currently earning more than the first step. Please note, no offer of salary will be higher than the top of the green zone.

All staff at Band 3 and above will be required to take part in the Duty Manager Rota which requires staff to work in the evenings and on a Saturday at any of our 3 main site. Please note, TOIL (time off in lieu) is given to staff for this duty.

Teaching Staff

Course Leaders are appointed on a point on the scale dependent on qualifications and experience. Part Time Tutors are appointed on a spot rate

If you are ready to elevate your career, view our current vacancies below and apply today to be part of our exciting journey at Westminster Adult Education Service.

Current Vacancies
Enrolment Temps
Hours per week: To be agreed with successful candidates
Salary per annum: £13.76 per hour
Ref No: ED/WAES/2173
Closing Date: N/A
Please quote reference number ED/WAES/2173. CVs will not be accepted for this post. There is no closing date to apply for this post as applications will be reviewed and shortlisted as they are received. Interviews and assessment for this post will start from 10 June 2024 in person at Lisson Grove and online via Teams.
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Women’s Hairdressing and Men’s Barbering Course Leader
Hours per week: 18 hours per week (hours to be agreed with successful candidate)
Salary per annum: £17,565 - £22,739 for working 18 hours per week (negotiable, depending on experience); FTE £35,131 - £45,478
Ref No: ED/WAES/2174
Closing Date: Thursday 27 June 2024
Please quote reference number ED/WAES/2174. CVs will not be accepted for this post. A Basic DBS check is required for this post. The closing date to apply for this post is 9am Thursday 27 June 2024. Interviews and assessment for this post will take place on Thursday 4 July 2024. Shortlisted candidates must be available to attend on the date requested.
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Creative Industries Curriculum Manager
Hours per week: 21.6 - to be discussed at interview
Salary per annum: £24,003-£26,294 for working 21.6 hours per week (negotiable, depending on experience); FTE £40,005-£43,824
Holidays: 18 per year for 0.6FTE (pro-rata for mid-year starters)
Ref No: ED/WAES/2171
Closing Date: 9am Monday 3 June 2024
Please quote reference number ED/WAES/2171. CVs will not be accepted for this post. A Basic DBS check is required for this post. The closing date to apply for this post is 9am Monday 3 June 2024. Interviews and assessment for this post will take place on Wednesday 12 June 2024. Shortlisted candidates must be available to attend on the date requested.
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Fine Art Course Leader
Hours per week: 21.6 - must be available Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays
Salary per annum: £21,078 - £27,286 for working 21.6 hours per week annum (negotiable, depending on experience) FTE £35,131 - £45,478
Holidays: 21 days per year for 0.6FTE (pro-rata for mid-year starters)
Ref No: ED/WAES/2172
Closing Date: 9 am Monday 17 June 2024
Please quote reference number ED/WAES/2172. CVs will not be accepted for this post. A Basic DBS check is required for this post. The closing date to apply for this post is 9am Monday 17 June 2024. Interviews and assessment for this post will take place on Thursday 27 June 2024. Shortlisted candidates must be available to attend on the date requested.
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