Teacher in English (Dyslexia Specialism)
Hours: 37 hours per week, 52 weeks per year annualised hours. 855 (full time equivalent) annual teaching hours
Salary: In the range of £27,347 - £32,599 per annum (Dependent on skills, experience and qualifications)
Reporting to: Assistant Principal School of Academic & Vocational Support
Primary Location: Northampton, Booth Lane Campus but will also be required to work at the Lower Mounts and Daventry sites
Closing Date: Sunday 12th February 2023
Interview Date: Week Commencing Monday 20th February 2023
About Northampton College
Northampton College is proud to be the leading provider of further education in the South East Midlands region. As a College, who have been rated by Ofsted as ‘good’ with outstanding features, we are committed to developing the professional and technical skills of our students, who are the workforce and leaders of the future.
The purpose of this role is to teach to a high standard within the School of Academic & Vocational Support to ensure appropriate support is in place to promote students’ independence as learners in English. Northampton College recognises the missed learning that a large number of students experienced due to the covid pandemic, and we are striving to ensure their skills and confidence in English is developed to enable them to meet the demands of their vocational and GCSE courses, so they achieve and progress at college.
Teaching will take place in small groups with students from across the college. The post holder will have proven expertise in teaching and supporting students with dyslexia and literacy difficulties on courses at Level 1,2 and 3 and will also be able to develop confident study skills. The post involves assessing and working with students to improve their English skills, both written and spoken, advising subject tutors on in-class support strategies and working collaboratively with Tutors and Learning Support Assistants across the curriculum.
The Successful Candidate
Rewards and Benefits include
If you would like to be a part of our successful team please go to https://www.northamptoncollege.ac.uk/working-for-us.html for further details on how to apply.
Job share will be considered for this post
This post will require a Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check