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Westminster Adult Education Service (WAES) recently judged by Ofsted Inspection as officially good and on our way to outstanding.

We are the largest local authority adult education service in London and one of the largest in the country. We offer large and diverse programmes of further education qualification courses and employer-based training as well as an extensive community-based provision. We have a diverse, enthusiastic student community, taught and supported by well qualified, dedicated staff. Our three main centres in Westminster are all modern, easily accessible and purpose-built, offering high-quality teaching and learning facilities.

We offer excellent employment benefits including a public sector pension scheme and opportunities for Continuous Professional Development.

We advertise a range of exciting job opportunities and are seeking dynamic and passionate professionals to join our workforce.

If you feel you have the expertise for any of the advertised roles and would like to make a real contribution to our continuing success, we would like to hear from you.

Job descriptions for current vacancies, when available, can be found underneath each role advert.

Unless specified otherwise, application for any of these roles is via a formal process with applicant advice and application form available to download in sections from the bottom of this page.

If you have any queries please contact Human Resources at recruitment@waes.ac.uk.

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If you are experiencing problems downloading or have an enquiry regarding a particular vacancy please contact HR Recruitment at recruitment@waes.ac.uk quoting the relevant reference number.

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Part Time Tutors - £27 per hour (with the opportunity to progress to £28 per hour)
Required for September 2018.

Accountancy – Reference ED/WAES/815
AAT Accounting and Business tutor required. Successful applicants will have:

• substantial experience of teaching groups of adults, including qualification courses at levels 1 to 3;
• a recognised teaching qualification for the lifelong learning sector, preferably CTLLS or PGCE, or equivalent;
• Level 4 Diploma for Accounting Technicians or NVQ/SVQ Level 4 in Accounting (AAT will consider applications from those holding accounting degrees, or relevant, significant accounting experience); and
• a recognised assessor qualification.

 
To Apply:
 
Please download the relevant Job Description below. Please then complete the Application Form and Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form that can be found at the bottom of the page. Please ensure your personal statement reflects the requirements listed in the person specification. Please also ensure you quote the relevant reference number.
 
Job Description

When you have completed your application, please email it to recruitment@waes.ac.uk. Please ensure you also send the Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form.

If you have any queries in relation to these posts, please email recruitment@waes.ac.uk

Please note, CV’s will not be accepted for these posts.

Closing date for these posts is 9am Friday 10 August 2018

Interviews for these posts will be held in August with a required start date in September 2018.

These posts may close earlier if suitable candidates are found.

 

Course Leader – AAT (0.5fte)
Salary Range: £10,041 - £16,910 Actual Salary for 18 hours per week

 

Westminster Adult Education Service (WAES) recently judged by Ofsted Inspection as officially good and on our way to outstanding is the largest local authority adult education service in London and one of the largest in the country. We offer a large and diverse programme of further education qualification courses and employer-based training as well as extensive community based provision. We have a diverse, enthusiastic student community, taught and supported by well qualified, dedicated staff. Our three main centres in Westminster are all modern, easily accessible and purpose built, offering high quality teaching and learning facilities.
We offer excellent employment benefits including a public sector pension scheme and opportunities for Continuous Professional Development.
An innovative course leader is required to teach on and lead our AAT Accounting programme. We are looking for someone who has exciting ideas and proven teaching and assessing experience. Successful applicants will have:
• substantial experience of teaching groups of adults, including qualification courses at levels 1 to 3;
• a recognised teaching qualification for the lifelong learning sector, preferably CTLLS or PGCE, or equivalent;
• Level 4 Diploma for Accounting Technicians or NVQ/SVQ Level 4 in Accounting (AAT will consider applications from those holding accounting degrees, or relevant, significant accounting experience); and
• a recognised assessor qualification.
 

To Apply:

 
Please quote reference number: ED/WAES/824 in all correspondence

Please download the relevant Job Description below. Please then complete the Application Form and Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form that can be found at the bottom of the page. Please ensure your personal statement reflects the requirements listed in the person specification. Please also ensure you quote the relevant reference number.
 
Job Description

When you have completed your application, please email it to recruitment@waes.ac.uk. Please ensure you also send the Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form.

If you have any queries in relation to these posts, please email recruitment@waes.ac.uk

Please note, CV’s will not be accepted for these posts.

Closing date for these posts is 9am Friday 10 August 2018

Interviews for these posts will be held in August with a required start date in September 2018.

These posts may close earlier if suitable candidates are found.


Course Leader – Business (0.5fte) – Fixed Term until 31 August 2019
Salary Range: £10,041 - £16,910 Actual Salary for 18 hours per week

 
 
Westminster Adult Education Service (WAES) recently judged by Ofsted Inspection as officially good and on our way to outstanding is the largest local authority adult education service in London and one of the largest in the country. We offer a large and diverse programme of further education qualification courses and employer-based training as well as extensive community based provision. We have a diverse, enthusiastic student community, taught and supported by well qualified, dedicated staff. Our three main centres in Westminster are all modern, easily accessible and purpose built, offering high quality teaching and learning facilities.
We offer excellent employment benefits including a public sector pension scheme and opportunities for Continuous Professional Development.
A course leader is required to teach on and lead our Business programme, delivering courses at levels 1 to 3 and supporting a small team of part-time tutors. Successful applicants will have:

• substantial experience of teaching groups of adults, including qualification courses at levels 1 to 3;
• a recognised teaching qualification for the lifelong learning sector, preferably CTLLS or PGCE, or equivalent;
• a minimum of a level 3 qualification in their specialist subject (higher level qualification desirable);
• extensive professional experience; and
• a recognised assessor qualification.
To Apply:
Please quote reference number: ED/WAES/825 in all correspondence

Please download the relevant Job Description below. Please then complete the Application Form and Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form that can be found at the bottom of the page. Please ensure your personal statement reflects the requirements listed in the person specification. Please also ensure you quote the relevant reference number.
 
Job Description

When you have completed your application, please email it to recruitment@waes.ac.uk. Please ensure you also send the Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form.

If you have any queries in relation to these posts, please email recruitment@waes.ac.uk

Please note, CV’s will not be accepted for this post.

Closing date for this post is 9am Friday 10 August 2018

 

Part Time Tutors – Skills for Life (ESOL) - £27 per hour required for September 2018

Various daytime, evening and weekend hours available

Westminster Adult Education Service (WAES)  judged by Ofsted Inspection as “officially good and on our way to outstanding” is the largest local authority adult education service in London and one of the largest in the country. We offer a large and diverse programmes of further education qualification courses and employer-based training as well as extensive community based provision. We have a diverse, enthusiastic student community, taught and supported by well qualified, dedicated staff. Our three main centers in Westminster are all modern, easily accessible and purpose built, offering high quality teaching and learning facilities. 

We are looking for experienced Part Time ESOL Tutors who are focused on learner achievement to deliver ESOL E1 to L2 exam classes over a 19 week term (Sep–Feb and Feb–July).

You will need to be an inspirational, flexible and motivated teacher with a minimum of a full Level 5 teaching qualification and a minimum of a Level 3 qualification in your teaching specialism.

We offer excellent employment benefits including a public sector pension scheme and opportunities for Continuous Professional Development

Please state clearly in your application the areas/subjects you are able to teach and your availability.

 

To Apply

Please download the relevant Job Description below.  Please then complete the Application Form and Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form that can be found at the bottom of the page.  Please ensure your personal statement reflects the requirements listed in the person specification.  Please also ensure you quote the relevant reference number.

Job Description

When you have completed your application, please email it to recruitment@waes.ac.uk.  Please ensure you also send the Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form.

If you have any queries in relation to this post, please email recruitment@waes.ac.uk

Please note, CV’s will not be accepted for this post.

Closing date for this post is 9am Friday 24 August 2018

Please quote reference number ED/WAES/833 when applying for this post

Interviews for this post will be held end of August beginning of September

This post may close earlier if suitable candidates are found.

 

 

Part Time IT Tutors – Basic Skills - £27 per hour required for September 2018

Various daytime, evening and weekend hours available

Westminster Adult Education Service (WAES) judged by Ofsted Inspection as “officially good and on our way to outstanding” is the largest local authority adult education service in London and one of the largest in the country. We offer a large and diverse programmes of further education qualification courses and employer-based training as well as extensive community based provision. We have a diverse, enthusiastic student community, taught and supported by well qualified, dedicated staff. Our three main centers in Westminster are all modern, easily accessible and purpose built, offering high quality teaching and learning facilities. 

We are looking for experienced and qualified ICT tutors to deliver Entry level Functional Skills ICT, Level 1 IT User Skills and the level 2 ECDL extra, to a range of adult learners (19+) from in and around London. You will be responsible for providing teaching, learning and assessments across our expanding IT provision with opportunities to support learners and develop your skills across the service.

You will be responsible for delivering all elements of the program, providing support and guidance to the learners, ensuring they are challenged, complete their work in a timely manner and are exam ready at the end.

Your responsibilities will include:

Designing and delivering Functional Skills ICT, IT User and ECDL qualifications to learners in line with awarding body requirements

  • Support the curriculum initial advice and guidance process for prospective learners, to ensure we have the right candidates on the right courses
  • Carryout diagnostic assessments as part of the learners induction
  • Tracking learners progress through timely and accurate reports
  • Liaising with the basic skills curriculum team to ensure quality is maintained
  • Ensuring all documentation i.e. portfolios are completed to a satisfactory level
  • Support of our online functional skills delivery program

 To Apply

Please download the relevant Job Description below.  Please then complete the Application Form and Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form that can be found at the bottom of the page.  Please ensure your personal statement reflects the requirements listed in the person specification.  Please also ensure you quote the relevant reference number.

Job Description

When you have completed your application, please email it to recruitment@waes.ac.uk.  Please ensure you also send the Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form.

If you have any queries in relation to this post, please email recruitment@waes.ac.uk

Please note, CV’s will not be accepted for this post.

Closing date for this post is 9am Monday 13 August 2018.

Please quote reference number ED/WAES/834 when applying for this post

Interviews for this post will be held end August 2018.

This post may close earlier if suitable candidates are found.

 

Course Leader – ESOL 

Salary £20,283 to £34,158 (INTERNAL ADVERTISEMENT ONLY)

Full time, 36 hours per week, Temporary for one year to 31 August 2019

We are looking for a Course Leader in ESOL who can inspire and motivate with their teaching and has a proven ability to teach ESOL at all Levels (E1 to L2).  You will:

  • Provide high quality teaching and learning experiences for learners
  • Contribute to the continuous development of the curriculum
  • Provide advice, guidance and support to learners
  • Support the Education and Training Manager to achieve the service’s strategic objectives

If you view yourself as a compassionate and dedicated teacher who can get their learners to succeed, this role is for you. 

To Apply:

Please download the relevant Job Description below. Please then complete the Application Form and Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form that can be found at the bottom of the page. Please ensure your personal statement reflects the requirements listed in the person specification. Please also ensure you quote the relevant reference number.

Job Description

When you have completed your application, please email it to recruitment@waes.ac.uk.  Please ensure you also send the Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form. If you have any queries in relation to this post, please email recruitment@waes.ac.uk

Please note, CV’s will not be accepted for this post.

Please quote reference number: ED/WAES/835 in all correspondence

Closing date:  30 August at 9.00am

Interviews will be held in week commencing 3 September

 

Volunteering means donating your time to help good causes and other people.  Some people volunteer to learn a new skill or to meet new people, others want to get work experience or a reference. Many simply want to build their confidence and have fun.

WAES offer an exciting range of volunteering opportunities. You don’t even need to be a WAES student to apply but you do need to be over 18 years old.

Please register and apply for WAES opportunities at via this page or via the do-it website using this link.
If you are interested in volunteering with WAES, please complete this form and send it to recruitment@waes.ac.uk unless otherwise specified.

To find out more about volunteering in the City of Westminster visit their webpage or for national opportunities click here.

When you have applied for one of our positions we will invite you to attend a short interview to ensure you are the right person for the role and so that we can understand what you want out of the opportunity.

Current volunteering opportunities

 

Westminster Adult Education Service WAES is seeking volunteers in the following areas of the organisation:

  • Classroom assistants
  • Vocational areas
  • Support areas
  • Community assistants

To apply for one of these positions please complete the Volunteer Application form available from the Downloads section below. Completed applications should be directed to Ken Cooper (kcooper@waes.ac.uk) as should any questions and queries about the positions.
 
 
 
 

 

 

Are you interested in becoming a governor?

Do you have an interest in education and training?

Do you want to help young people and adults of today develop into active and successful members of the community?

 

If so, we would be delighted to hear from you.

 

We are looking for individuals with strong business acumen and a passion for education to join our Board of Governors and contribute to our drive to continue improving services for our learners and the local community.

 

All applications will be considered but we are currently particularly keen to recruit individuals with specific skills,

knowledge and experience in:

  • property development and planning

  • professional and financial Services

  • working with businesses

 

As a member of our Board you will have the opportunity to help shape our mission, strategic direction, values and ethos. The Governor Recruitment Pack (click to view) gives a brief insight to the organisation and information on how to apply via the application form (click to download). We look forward to hearing from you.

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