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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

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E Learning Co-ordinator - 0.6FTE, 21.6 hours per week £19, 946 to £22, 449 per annum (Actual salary)

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.

The Role:

This is an exciting opportunity to lead on the implementation of the ELearning Strategy across the service and to develop innovative solutions to teaching methods and approaches.

You will ensure all solutions are learner centred and the impact on learning is at the heart of all learning solutions.

About You:

Experience of implementing technology to benefit learners and experience of training others in the implementation of technological approaches are essential.

You must have a degree or professional qualification in a subject relevant to the area and a teaching qualification at level 5

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 this post, please download the Job Description below. Then please complete the Application Form and EO Monitoring Form at the bottom of this page.

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

If you have any queries in relation to this, please email

Please quote reference number ED/WAES/856 in all correspondence

The closing date for this post is midnight Wednesday 29 May 2019

Assessments and interviews for this post will be held on Wednesday 5 June 2019

Download the Job Description

Part Time Community Tutors Required to Start June 2019 - £27.54 per hour

The Role:

You will be working in one of the most diverse boroughs in London, with one of the largest Community provisions in the country. We pride ourselves on our extensive range of provision that meets the needs of the local communities.

Looking for creative, passionate and inspiring tutors to deliver courses under Community Learning in Westminster in the following subjects:

  • Exploring London's Neighbourhoods: History & Architecture –Tuesday evenings beginning June 2019
  • Yoga for Wellbeing – Monday afternoons beginning June 2019

About you:

  • Relevant subject-specialist qualification and experience in teaching the subject in an adult education setting
  • Post-compulsory teaching qualification desirable, minimum PTLLS or equivalent.
  • This post requires a DBS.

What we offer:

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

Please quote reference number ED/WAES/857

The closing date is 9am Thursday 23 May 2019. Interviews for this post will take place on Monday 27 May 2019.

To apply for this post, please download the Job Description for the Part Time Tutor role. Then please complete the Application Form and EO Monitoring Form. When you have completed your application, please email the forms back to

Download the Job Description



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 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 ( 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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