Inclusion Practitioner - HMP Fosse Way

Inclusion Practitioner - HMP Fosse Way


Location: HMP Fosse Way, Leicester
37.5 hours per week, 52 weeks per year
Flexible Working:
We welcome applications from those seeking flexible or part time hours
Development opportunities are available

Salary: Up to £23,000 per annum (Dependent on experience)
Reporting To:
Deputy Education Manager (Support Services)

Expected interview date: 20/02/23 in Leicester



Milton Keynes College have an exciting opportunity for an Inclusion Practitioner to join our Prison Education team at HMP Fosse Way. As a successful Inclusion Practitioner, you will provide inspirational learning support to small groups of students and on a 1:1 basis. This will require a holistic approach to highlight specific learning needs and improving student skills. Your focus will be on Maths and English, leading to employability outcomes, with effective target setting to meet individual needs.

You will be passionate, creative, and empathetic towards our students and be able to offer knowledge and guidance to our students.

As an Inclusion Practitioner, you will be working across the whole prison estate, on all wings where education is delivered.

MK College will treat all applicants fairly and with respect, irrespective of their background, disability or any other individual characteristic. We particularly encourage applications from people with backgrounds which are currently under-represented within Milton Keynes College.  All offers made to successful candidates are subject to satisfactory outcomes to a range of pre-employment checks including a Disclosure and Barring Service check (DBS).   In addition, security clearance is required for all prison services positions up to Counter Terrorist Check (CTC) level.


  • 30 days annual leave, 3 additional days leave for Christmas to New Year closure and UK Bank Holidays (entitlement will be pro-rated for part-time employees)
  • Generous Pension Scheme
  • Professional development opportunities, including professional qualifications
  • Employee Assistance Programme (EAP) accessible 24 hours per day, 365 days per year
  • A variety of amazing discounts with NUS Card
  • Employee wellbeing platform with options to book free activities


HMP Fosse Way is a Resettlement Prison based in the Glen Parva area of Leicester.  Opening in Spring we are now recruiting for talented and creative professionals to join the new Education team based in the prison.  We have vacancies for daytime, evenings, and weekends positions though the majority of Education will be delivered Mon-Fri between 09:00-17:00.

The prison will be operated by Serco with Milton Keynes College as their strategic education provider.

HMP Fosse Way is a new build prison and staff will benefit from working in a new prison with up to date facilities, new resources and equipment. 


** For further information about this opportunity, please refer to the attached document.