ESOL Programme Manager

Employer
Camden London Borough Council
Location
Camden, London (Greater)
Salary
£37,638
Closing date
25 Oct 2021

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Sector
Health and Social Care, Health, Social Care
Job role
Manager
Contract Type
Full time

Job Details

About us
 
Camden is listening to everyone, including you. We’re giving a platform to people inside and outside our community. Because, we’re not just home to the UK’s fast-growing economy. We’re home to the most important conversations happening today. And we’re making radical social change a reality, so that nobody gets left behind. In this role, you’ll work across everything from planning and developing ESOL curriculum, developing partnerships with local organisations and Councils, meet targets, performance manage, monitor and improve quality of delivery, liaise with awarding bodies, manage IAG and progression and ensure tutors have the support, resources and equipment.

The role
 
Camden ACL is a Good Community focused ACL Service closely integrated into Camden Council. Its provision is primarily entry level and delivered on the doorstep. We are seeking a ESOL Programme Manager to plan and develop an ESOL curriculum to meet local and national priorities. This post would suit a well-organised flexible person with an ESOL teaching/management background willing to pick things up on the move. The department has just renewed its curriculum intent after an internal and external consultation period and this year starts the two-year change process envisioned by the new curriculum strategy. We are looking for a manager who can reach performance targets and develop partnerships with local organisations and relevant Council teams to reach priority groups and run programmes in appropriate community venues.

This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act and will require an Enhanced DBS.

To be considered for this exciting opportunity it is essential the successful candidate holds a full Level 5 adult teaching qualification (such as DTLLS or its equivalent). You will have an excellent working knowledge of the national ESOL curriculum including pedagogy and policy in relation to teaching ESOL. The ideal candidate will have previous demonstrable experience working with learners from diverse backgrounds. You will be adept at providing appropriate standards of customer care in working with vulnerable, disadvantaged learners with low levels of skills, confidence and self-esteem.

Working for Camden

We’re ready to welcome your ideas, your views, and your rebellious spirit. Help us redefine how we’re supporting people, and we’ll redefine what a career can be. If that sounds good to you, we’d love to talk.

At Camden, you’ll receive a host of benefits as well as joining a flexible working employer. Click HERE to see full details of our benefits.

Additional information

To view the Job Profile, please click HERE

To apply for this job please follow the "Apply" link. In the ‘Why you?’ section of the application you will be required to demonstrate how you meet the role criteria noted in the Job Profile under the “About You” section.

To discover more about Camden and our commitment towards diversity, equality and safeguarding, please visit our recruitment website

Asking for Adjustments

Camden is committed to making our recruitment practices barrier-free and as accessible as possible for everyone. This includes making adjustments or changes for disabled people, neurodiverse people or people with long-term health conditions. If you would like us to do anything differently during the application, interview or assessment process, including providing information in an alternative format, please contact us on 020 7974 6655, at resourcing@camden.gov.uk or post to 5 Pancras Square, London, N1C 4AG.

 

Company

Camden: A diverse and vibrant borough
 
What makes us different?

Camden London Borough Council offers the opportunity to create a place for everyone. The council is committed to excellence and aims to recruit vibrant and talented people to develop and cultivate highly competent work teams. 
 
Camden Council promotes culture, innovation and excellence by celebrating awards such as the Camden Business Awards, Community Support Awards and Camden Design Awards. 

Great values

Based in the heart of the capital, Camden has much to offer its dedicated staff. The council is committed to excellence, and dedicated to safeguard and support the welfare of vulnerable adults, young people and children. Camden aims to work hand to hand with the communities it serves to find new and better ways to increase quality of life.
 
Why work for Camden?

  • Camden is committed to providing high quality services
  • Competent and skilled work teams.
  • A trusting, supportive working environment
  • Strong focus on innovation
  • Competitive salary.
  • Free season ticket / travelcard loan scheme. 

 
Would you like to work in an innovative, multicultural, vibrant and transforming environment?

Camden may offer the opportunity you are looking for.

Find Us
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Telephone
020 7974 4444
Location
Town Hall
Judd Street
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