Looking for a career where you can change lives?
For more than two decades, Novus has been delivering education, training and employment opportunities to adults and young people in UK prisons.
Over the years we have built a reputation as an innovator in the fight to reduce re-offending rates by transforming people's lives through learning and skills.
a great opportunity at HMYOI Werrington to join the education team as a Trainer specialising in Sports
on a permanent, full time (37 hours) basis.
Werrington Young Offender Institution (YOI) provides specialist custodial places for boys aged 15-18.
There are up to 128 young people at Werrington, either sentenced or remanded in custody.
Education at Werrington is at the heart of the regime, with a range of learner pathways including Multi Skills, Barista, Sports Studies and Music.
Core subjects of English, Maths, ICT and Work/Life Skills are embedded into each pathway and an Advice and Guidance service is provided to young people approaching release
The purpose of this role is to deliver high quality, learner focused vocational training to meet contractual requirements and Awarding Body standards.
To do this successfully you'll need to:
Have experience in your vocational specialism.
Be willing to gain a PTTLS or equivalent teaching qualification
Hold at least a Level 2 qualification in Literacy and Numeracy or be willing to commit to gaining these
Be willing to commit to gain a subject specific qualification to allow you to train to Level 3 within two years.
Have a commitment to gain an assessor award required by relevant Awarding Bodies within one year
The working pattern would be, Monday- Friday 8.35Am- 16.45Pm.
NOVUS- HMYOI Werrington
Stoke on Trent
Familiarisation visits or phone conversations regarding the position encouraged please contact;
Edward Barnes (Deputy Head of Education) NOVUS- HMYOI Werrington
Tel No. 01782463527
Applicants must demonstrate in their application their ability to meet the key responsibilities, key result areas and Qualifications/Skills and Experience detailed within the role profile.
To apply for this fantastic opportunity, please visit www.novus.ac.uk/careers
Novus is an equal opportunities employer welcoming applications from all sections of the community. All roles are subject to job evaluation.