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About Addysg Oedolion Cymru | Adult Learning Wales
Addysg Oedolion Cymru | Adult Learning Wales came into being on the 1st August 2015 through the merger of WEA Cymru and YMCA Wales Community College.

We are a democratic, independent and voluntary movement, committed to widening participation, promoting active citizenship and skills development and providing the best quality learning, through a collaborative approach, working across the whole of Wales.  

About our benefits
• Generous holiday allowance of 30 days per year (pro rata for part time staff) • Generous Bank holiday and additional discretionary holidays • 35 hour working week • Career average pension scheme – LGPS & TPS


Curriculum and Welsh Medium Provision Manager


£39,119 to £41,676 per annum, ideally based in North or Mid Wales

Addysg Oedolion Cymru | Adult Learning Wales  is an  ambitious, dynamic and innovative organisation working across the whole of Wales to deliver high quality adult learning. With a broad curriculum and excellent quality profile, we support over 15,000 learners a year through our community, partnership and workplace provision.  We specialise in providing opportunities for learning in the most educationally deprived areas of Wales and the unique make-up of our organisation through our membership and volunteers enables us to offer exceptional support to our learners to help them succeed in their learning activities.


The organisation is seeking to appoint a Curriculum and Welsh Medium Provision Manager to effectively manage all our regions across Wales, achieving high learner outcomes and progression with a focus on ensuring an increase in Welsh medium provision. With responsibility for operational management and development of the curriculum functions and learner outcomes, you will work closely with the senior management team to ensure the strategic aims and objectives are achieved.


Reporting to the Head of Curriculum and Resources, the successful candidate will need to demonstrate excellent oral and written Welsh language skills* as well as experience of curriculum coordination within the education/training sector, holding a teaching qualification and a degree or a relevant professional qualification as essential. With extensive knowledge of adult community learning, a strong understanding of the broader educational context in Wales and a successful teaching track record, the post holder will be required to demonstrate effective management skills and proven experience of working in partnership with external organisations, including Estyn, QAA and Awarding Bodies.


If you would like to have an informal, confidential discussion about the role, please contact Mark Baines, Head of Curriculum and Resources on 07377 067694 or email mark.baines@adultlearning.wales

*For candidates without advanced Welsh language skills, there will be a requirement to achieve intermediate level 3 Welsh language skills within 2 years of appointment.



How to Apply

Applications are welcome in English or Welsh. Please send completed applications to vicky.knappett@adultlearning.wales

Application Form 

Closing date: 9am, Tuesday 24th April
 2018.



ACI Project Administrator

- Office Base: Cardiff
- £17,834 -  £21,738 pro rata per annum

Addysg Oedolion Cymru | Adult Learning Wales  is an  ambitious, dynamic and innovative organisation working across the whole of Wales to deliver high quality adult learning. With a broad curriculum and excellent quality profile, we support over 15,000 learners a year through our community, partnership and workplace provision.  We specialise in providing opportunities for learning in the most educationally deprived areas of Wales and the unique make-up of our organisation through our membership and volunteers enables us to offer exceptional support to our learners to help them succeed in their learning activities.


About
the Job

The post holder will support the work of the ACI project by providing administrative support to ensure compliance of project delivery. Duties will include carrying out the full range of administrative tasks associated with supporting the project, including data entry; liaising with project staff and the REACH Assessment Centre Administrator; collating financial information; maintaining the courses databases in relation to the project; ensuring that staff and partners receive necessary documentation and information; and providing statistical information. 


About You

You will have a good standard of general education and good all round IT skills, with an IT qualification an advantage. You will have experience of office administration duties and be familiar with project administration. You will be well organised and methodical, with excellent interpersonal and communication skills and work well as part of a team while having the ability to work on your own initiative and prioritise workload.  


How to Apply

Please apply by completing our application form below; please return this by email to Nicola Powell

Application Form 

Closing date: 5pm, 1st May 2018.


ACI Flexible ESOL Provision Tutor

- Office Base: Cardiff
- £22,826 - £28,495 pro rata per annum

Addysg Oedolion Cymru | Adult Learning Wales  is an  ambitious, dynamic and innovative organisation working across the whole of Wales to deliver high quality adult learning. With a broad curriculum and excellent quality profile, we support over 15,000 learners a year through our community, partnership and workplace provision.  We specialise in providing opportunities for learning in the most educationally deprived areas of Wales and the unique make-up of our organisation through our membership and volunteers enables us to offer exceptional support to our learners to help them succeed in their learning activities.


About
the Job

You will teach on the ACI Flexible ESOL Provision project, plan and prepare appropriate teaching resources, to ensure high quality ESOL delivery. You will ensure that all evidence and information is handled according to project and awarding body regulations and requirements. You will work to build and maintain a good working relationship with project partners to safeguard the success of the project.


About you

You will have experience of community education, adult education and ESOL provision delivery, and of implementation and participation in internal quality procedures. You will have experience of curriculum and assessment design, with knowledge of digital learning technologies and experience of delivering educational courses using blended learning methodologies an advantage. You will have a teaching qualification equivalent to Level 3, and a Level 3 or above Literacy Practitioner or ESOL qualification. Qualifications in Adult Education Guidance, Internal Quality and IT would be an advantage.


How to Apply

Please apply by completing our application form below; please return this by email to Nicola Powell

Application Form 

Closing date: 5pm, 1st May 2018.


ACI Project Liaison Officer

- Office Base: Cardiff
- £22,826 - £28,495 pro rata per annum

Addysg Oedolion Cymru | Adult Learning Wales  is an  ambitious, dynamic and innovative organisation working across the whole of Wales to deliver high quality adult learning. With a broad curriculum and excellent quality profile, we support over 15,000 learners a year through our community, partnership and workplace provision.  We specialise in providing opportunities for learning in the most educationally deprived areas of Wales and the unique make-up of our organisation through our membership and volunteers enables us to offer exceptional support to our learners to help them succeed in their learning activities.


About
the Job

The post holder will work with the ACI Project Manager, the ACI Administrator, tutors, and external partners, to deliver the ACI project and ensure project targets and the quality profile of our delivery is met. Duties will include: providing support to project tutors; working closely with the REACH team at Cardiff and Vale College; monitoring and reporting on the effectiveness of the project in meeting its strategic objectives; and acting as principle point of contact with Addysg Oedolion Cymru | Adult Learning Wales for partner organisations.


About you


You will have a PGCE or Cert. Ed. teaching qualification and a minimum of a Level 3 ESOL qualification, with an Adult Education Guidance qualification an advantage. You will have experience of coordinating or managing a substantive ESOL programme, and of community or adult education, or community development. You will also have experience of conducting lesson observations or learner walks and of participation in internal quality procedures. You will be able to develop good working relationships, with excellent interpersonal and communication skills and the ability to work to tight deadlines.


How to Apply

Please apply by completing our application form below; please return this by email to Nicola Powell

Application Form 

Closing date: 5pm, 1st May 2018.


Tutors

- Rate of Pay: £20.16 per hours (including holiday pay)
- Hours of work:  part-time, various


About the Job 

We are looking for suitably qualified tutors (practitioner level qualification and a minimum level 3 teaching qualification) to plan, develop, teach and evaluate courses and learning programmes in accordance with Learner needs and our Quality Procedures, in support of delivering high quality learning in Carmarthenshire, Pembrokeshire, and Ceredigion for the following subjects:

  • Essential Skills
  • Employability
  • Personal Development 

    As part of the role, you would also attend all relevant tutor meetings and appropriate Accreditation/Moderation meetings and keep up to date with current developments in curriculum or specialist field(s).

    In addition, you would attend and participate in all relevant learner and tutor meetings, attend and input into development/verification and moderation activities, and undertake administrative work in line with regulations for the funding of Addysg Oedolion Cymru | Adult Learning Wales and award of credit to learners. 

    How to Apply
    Please note CV’s are not accepted, please apply by completing our 


    Essential Skills and ESOL Tutors
    - From £20.16per hour (including holiday pay)
    - Variable hours

    About the Job 
    Addysg Oedolion Cymru | Adult Learning Wales is inviting applications from tutors with a minimum level 3 teaching qualifications who are qualified to deliver Essential Skills and ESOL in all areas of Wales.

    How to Apply
    Please return completed application forms to Nicola.Powell@adultlearning.wales or by post to Nicola Powell, HR, Addysg Oedolion Cymru | Adult Learning Wales, 7, Coopers Yard, Curran Road, Cardiff CF10 5NB

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