Market Harborough, Leicestershire
Milton Keynes College Group
Location: HMP Gartree, Market Harborough, LE16 7RP
Hours: 24 hours per week (across 3 days), 52 weeks per year
Flexible Working: We welcome applications from those seeking flexible hours
Potential scope for further hours, full time applications also welcomed
Salary: Up to £20,849 pro rata (Subject to experience)
Apprenticeships: Development opportunities are available through Apprenticeship standards
Reporting To: Education Manager
Closing Date for Applications: 02/01/2022
Milton Keynes College are seeking a creative and passionate Barbering Lecturer/Tutor to join the Education Team based at HMP Gartree on a part-time basis.
As a Barbering Lecturer, you will be delivering engaging Barbering classes to diverse groups of learners within the prison. The courses are City & Guilds accredited, and you will be delivering Level 2 qualifications.
We are seeking an individual who has salon experience, as part of the role will be based in the Barbershop at HMP Gartree, supporting the learners.
Milton Keynes College is passionate about reducing re-offending by providing learners with qualifications and skills that they can apply to employment whilst in custody and upon release. We would like you to be part of the learner’s journey, offering your skills and knowledge to guide them throughout their courses.
Barbering is a popular course with the learners and this will be an exciting opportunity to join a dedicated team!
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.
ABOUT HMP GARTREE
HMP Gartree is a Cat B lifer prison which houses just over 700 life sentence prisoners. The education department offers a wide range of courses which include Functional Skills maths and English and ESOL, a wide range of GCSE’s, Peer Mentoring and a good suite of both Art and ICT qualifications that include Web design and E-image. NVQ’s in Catering are also delivered with excellent facilities and” hands on” experience in our own Flavours staff restaurant.
We are a small department who are passionate about our learners, strive for quality and believe we can help change lives through learning. We have successful working relationships with all the other agencies in the prison who value our contribution to the lifer journey and beyond.
** For further information about this opportunity, please refer to the attached document.