City of Portsmouth College has been formed by the merger of Portsmouth College and Highbury College and was formally constituted on 1 August 2021.
The newly formed College will give students of all ages even greater flexibility with their programmes and access to dedicated subject facilities at the different campus locations. The joint organisation will also expand a uniquely flexible curriculum offer within the city of Portsmouth, comprising A Levels, vocational diplomas, apprenticeships and higher education qualifications.
Over the coming academic year, Portsmouth College and Highbury College will retain their individual identities and will be unveiling the new City of Portsmouth College brand in September 2022. Candidates wishing to apply for vacancies should continue to do so via the relevant college website.
An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Job Coach
Job Title: Job Coach
Hours: 15 hours, 40 weeks per year
Location: Highbury Campus
Do you have the enthusiasm, drive and ability to make a difference in an Amazing College?
Does your current role lack a challenge?
Do you want to work for a college with over 50 years of teaching and learning experience within a friendly and professional team of specialist experts?
The Job Coach is responsible to the Sector Lead, Foundation Prospects for providing high-quality support which enables students employability programmes to progress and succeed. The Job Coach is responsible for assessing students’ progress, delivering supplied lessons and set work and liaising closely with teaching staff and learning assistants over target setting and review. The Job Coach will support the student’s programme of study by assessing practical tasks within a work-related learning environment and supporting the collection of evidence for students’ portfolios. Team working and communication within an overall approach that values people will be of key importance.
Some of the main roles and responsibilities for this position are:
The role requires an individual who has well developed organisational, communication and team working skills. They must also be able to meet targets and deadlines. The role is for 15 hours per week, 40 weeks per year based at our Highbury Campus.
What we can offer you:
City of Portsmouth College also offers extensive support to new staff including:
So if you think you have the technical skills, experience and passion? Then come and join an ‘Amazing College with Amazing Staff’ and drive your career forward ‘City of Portsmouth Colle Way'
For further information on this role, please download the Job Description.
Only applicants through our website will be accepted. To apply for the role please complete our application form. CV’s will not be accepted!
Please note: If you require any assistance with the completion of your application please contact the Human Resources department.
Due to the high volume of applications we receive, we may close the advert early and only applicants being actively considered for this job opening will be contacted for further discussions. We encourage you to visit our website https://www.highbury.ac.uk/about/jobs/ regularly for new job openings.
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