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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.

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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Westminster Adult Education Service is the largest local authority adult education service in London and one of the largest in the country. We provide life-changing learning opportunities for our learners through our further education qualification courses, apprenticeship programmes and extensive community based provision. If you want to join an organisation that makes a difference in people’s lives, we want to hear from you.

As a current Grade 2 Ofsted provider we are on our journey to outstanding and want someone to join the leadership team with a vision of attaining excellence in all we do.

0.5fte Course Leader – Business and Accounting
Salary £12,995 - £17,420 Actual Salary for 18 hours per week

The role:

A Course Leader is required to teach on and lead our Business or Accounting programmes (or both), delivering courses at Levels 1 to 3 and supporting a small team of part-time tutors.

About you:

  • 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
  • a recognised assessor qualification.

To Apply:

To apply please download the relevant Job Description and then complete the Application Form and EO Monitoring Form at the bottom of the page.

Please quote ED/WAES/876 in all correspondence for this role.

Closing date for this post is 9am Monday 29 July 2019.

Interviews and assessments for this post will take place on Wednesday 14 or Thursday 15 August 2019.

 

 

Hourly Part-Time Tutors – Various daytime, evening and weekend hours available
£27.54 per hour required in the following areas:

LDD Tutors – Hourly Paid required for September 2019 – various hours and days available – £27.54 per hour

The Learning Difficulties and Disabilities Team is seeking to appoint experienced and enthusiastic Part Time Learning Support Tutors to teach on a range of subjects across the curriculum.

The ideal candidates will have experience of teaching in a SEND environment and be able to teach a range of vocational, creative and basic skills subjects to adults with learning disabilities and difficulties.

You must have a relevant degree and a recognised teaching qualification.

If you are interested in this post and would like to be considered for interview, please complete an application form by 9am Friday 19 July 2019.

Interviews to take place week beginning 22nd July 2019.

Please quote reference number ED/WAES/879 when applying for this vacancy. You can download the Job Description for more information. Complete the Application Form and EO Form at the bottom of the page. Once you have completed your application, please email this to recruitment@waes.ac.uk

Part Time Maths Tutor x 2 posts - £27.54 per hour – Start September 2019 – various days and hours

The role:

We are looking for well-motivated, enthusiastic and experienced qualified maths teacher to join our Basic Skills Team to deliver Functional Skills mathematics from Entry Level 2 to level 2 and GCSE (1-9) across our three centres.

About you:

  • You must be a good team player with the ability to help learners achieve high levels of success.
  • You will be able to deliver a range of mathematical subjects across all level and be able to demonstrate an awareness of the new Functional Skills (2019) syllabus.
  • You will have a keenness to be innovative in the delivery of teaching, learning, and assessment, including the use of online resources and e-learning products designed to support leaners.
  • Experience of teaching maths to non-native speakers (ESOL learners) is desirable, although not essential and experience of teaching adults is a must.

Please quote ED/WAES/878 in all correspondence for this role

To apply please download the relevant Job Description and then complete the Application Form and EO Monitoring Form at the bottom of the page. Once you have completed your application, please email this to recruitment@waes.ac.uk

Closing dates for this post is 9am Friday 2 August.

Interviews and assessments for these posts will take place w/c 12 August 2019.

AAT Accounting & Business Part Time Tutors – to Start September

To teach groups of adults in Central London. Successful applicants will have:

  • Substantial experience of teaching groups of adults, including qualification courses at Level 1 to 3
  • A recognised teaching qualification for the lifelong learning sector, preferable 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 degrees, or relevant, significant accounting experience)
  • A recognised assessor qualification

Please quote reference number ED/WAES/859. To apply please download the relevant Job Description and then complete the Application Form and EO Monitoring Form at the bottom of the page. Once you have completed your application, please email this to recruitment@waes.ac.uk

The closing date for this post is 9am Wednesday 31 July 2019.

 

 

What We Offer:

The Service offers a competitive salary, employment benefits including a public sector pension scheme, generous holiday allowance and opportunities for Continuous Professional Development.

To apply for these posts, please download the relevant Job Description and then complete the Application Form and EO Monitoring form. Once completed, please email your application to recruitment@waes.ac.uk

If you have any queries please email recruitment@waes.ac.uk

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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