Tameside College

Teacher in Early Years & Teaching Assistants


Salary: Salary: £23,823 to £33,594 (pro-rata £11,911 to £16,797)

Expiry date: 15/08/2022


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Calling all Early Years, Lecturers, Tutors, are you looking for your next opportunity and to improve the life chances of our learners.

We are looking for a Teacher in Early Years & Teaching Assistant (F/T Perm) with a potential start date of 22nd August 2022.

As a teaching colleague you’ll go into the Teacher Pensions scheme and enjoy some really great benefit’s, like the ones below;

Various health & wellbeing benefits including

  • Free on site Gym at Beaufort Road,
  • beauty treatments,
  • health care cash plan,
  • saving clubs via Manchester Credit Union,
  • Cycle to work scheme.

Other benefits include

  • 45 days’ holiday allowance and efficiency days at Christmas (pro-rata for factional contracts)
  • Inset days
  • Costa Coffee on site,
  • Onsite bakery products at Tameside One,
  • The Restaurant at Tameside One,
  • Retail discounts.

Here’s the standard bit: You’ll be responsible for planning, delivering and developing teaching/learning programmes using a flexible range of strategies and learning styles; taking responsibility for your quality of teaching and related curriculum development that meet learner needs, whilst assessing learners progress in College or on work experience and devise assessment processes against highly personalised progress targets.

What you’ll need: - Enthusiastic, resilient and highly motivated with Literacy and Numeracy to at least a Level 2, you must have a Level 3 qualification or relevant NVQ (or equivalent).

Level 4 Teaching Qualification: Certificate in Education/ PGCE/Bachelor of Education or required to achieve Level 5 Diploma (DTLLS) or equivalent within 3 years of appointment, relevant assessment qualifications – IQA/A1/V1 and evidence of current Continuous Professional Development.

About us: Tameside College has an excellent reputation and this is a real opportunity for you to make a difference in people’s lives. We’re based in Ashton-Under-Lyne Greater Manchester in a diverse and vibrant further education college that offers a wide range of course including A level and advanced level vocational study programmes, Apprenticeships and adult courses up to degree Level. We aim to give all our students an exceptional experience.

We believe in excellence and we back that up with high expectations, a superb working environment (as part of the Vision Tameside £100 million+ accommodation strategy) and outstanding teaching. We also believe that attending college is about more than achieving a qualification, important though that is. This is why we aim to give learners every opportunity to develop their full potential in a supportive and friendly environment.

Subject to volume of applications, we may decide to close the vacancy early.

Come join us on our journey to outstanding!

Recruitment Agencies: We are not utilising the service of recruitment agencies for this vacancy and will accept direct applications only. Any CV’s forwarded for this vacancy will be treated as a gift and not subject to your terms and conditions.

Closing date: 16th August 2022