Trainer - Life Skills - Maths of Life at HMP Hindley

North West
£15000 - £100000

Job Description

The LTE Group is a national, public-sector learning, training and education organisation with a clearly defined mission to 'improve lives and economic success through learning and skills'. Our valued 4,000 colleagues drive our delivery of specialist learning to over 100,000 learners in over 120 UK locations, across our six businesses.
We have a great opportunity to join our Education team as a - Life Skills - Maths of Life Trainer for Novus, our prison education provider at HMP Hindley, on a permanent, full time (37 hours per week) basis.
At Novus we work with passion, care and commitment to create the foundations for change.
For almost 30 years we have been helping men, women and children of all ages and abilities, in prison settings across England and Wales, to take new directions.
The LTE Group family encompasses the strengths of each of our individual organisations:
The Manchester College - further education
UCEN Manchester - higher education
Novus - prison education
Total People - apprenticeships
MOL - professional development.
What the role entails
We are looking for a individual who has experience of delivering life skills incorporating practical maths. As the Life Skills Trainer, you will be responsible for delivering high quality, learner-focused training, supporting the learners' needs to progress through the course and achieve. You will be working with learners at HMP Hindley to develop budgeting, time management and household management skills in order to live independently. The successful candidate will need to deliver practical maths and life skills, developing and delivering a course, which includes self-care, preparing to work and nutrition, underpinned with maths.
What we need from you
In order to be successful in the role of Trainer - Life Skills - Maths of Life, you will need:
A flexible approach to working in a fast-paced environment
Excellent interpersonal skills
The ability to track and monitor learner progress against course criteria.
At least 2 years' experience in the relevant vocational area
Hold at least a Level 2 qualification in Literacy and Numeracy
Hold or be willing to gain an Award in Education & Training (PTTLS) within 6 months
Gain, hold and maintain a clean, enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check
Ideally you will want to be a part of a team who has at its core a focus on improving lives and enabling and equipping learners to develop, grow and be equipped for a life of work and success. You'll be a self-starter with a passion to learn and grow yourself and will bring passion, dedication and positivity to your new role.
Colleague Benefits
As part of the LTE Group family, you will benefit from an excellent package including:
Extensive annual leave circa 35 days depending on the contract type.
In-house 'Evolve' training programme offers you the chance to upskill and further your career through a wide range of recognised qualifications.
Career development opportunities.
We pride ourselves on offering a favourable pension scheme with a competitive contribution from the Group.
Discounts on your health care through Simply Health.
Free, confidential support service provided by an external organisation, PAM Assist.
Cycle to work scheme saving you 25% on your purchase.
Access to lots of offers with well-known retailers.
The LTE Group is an equal opportunities employer, welcoming applications from all sections of the community. If you feel you could make a difference in this rewarding and growing sector, please click on the 'Apply online' button below.
All applicants must demonstrate in their application their ability to meet the Key Responsibilities, Key Result Areas and Qualifications/Skills/Experience detailed within the job description for shortlisting purposes.
The closing date for this job advert is 02/12/2022. However, the job advert may close early if we receive a good response.
If you want to get to know us, and the role a little better, please call the Local Manager on .


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