About Addysg Oedolion Cymru | Adult Learning Wales
Addysg Oedolion Cymru | Adult Learning Wales - The National Community College - 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.
Salary: £29,065 - £36,636 per annum (depending on experience)
Generous benefits package
Permanent post, 35 hours per week
Location: Cardiff or Bangor with regular travel throughout Wales.
A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a talented HR/LD professional to join a pan-Wales organisation committed to serving the adult population of Wales with inspirational, life changing opportunities.
Adult Learning Wales is a democratic, independent and voluntary movement, committed to widening participation, promoting active citizenship and skills development and providing the best quality learning, working collaboratively with its partners.
We are looking for a highly skilled HR/LD generalist to provide excellent HR expertise to support us on the next stage of our journey which is about building capability, attracting and retaining talent and developing a high performing culture that delivers the highest standards of customer care and excellence in everything we do. This is a hands-on role, operating at pace, interfacing with team members, leaders, managers and stakeholders at all levels, but offers also the opportunity to shape and develop strategic plans.
You will be CIPD qualified (minimum Level 5), have a strong generalist track record gained within a unionised environment, but also bring with you a strong commercial outlook, experience of implementing contemporary HR best practice and be able to work at pace. You will lead a small team and form part of the College Management Team and you will also report regularly into governance committees. You will bring excellent communication and interpersonal skills and work closely with managers and leaders to understand, challenge, measure and develop the capability of their teams.
You will be highly organised and results focussed and will be able to work independently, developing and managing multiple work streams including recruitment, learning and development, inclusion and wellbeing as well as managing ER casework and ensuring robust systems and processes are in place to deliver regulatory compliance e.g. safeguarding, data protection etc.
Ideally you will be a fluent welsh speaker alternatively a positive attitude to learning and championing the Welsh language is essential.
There are attractive benefits on offer for the right candidate including:-
- Up to £36,000 depending on experience
- 30 days annual leave plus bank holidays and additional discretionary days
- 35 hour working week with flexible working arrangements
- Based in either Cardiff or Bangor, with on-site parking
- Regular travel throughout Wales
- Generous career average pension scheme
About Addysg Oedolion Cymru | Adult Learning Wales
Since its establishment in 2015, Addysg Oedolion Cymru | Adult Learning Wales has firmly established itself as The National Community College, serving the adult population of Wales with inspirational, life changing opportunities. 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.
Drawing on our strong partnerships, our vision sees us at the forefront for growth in lifelong learning, prioritising opportunities for those learners who are hardest to reach and empowering and upskilling people and delivering equal access to Welsh medium provision.
Our vision is to increase the social, economic and personal impact of adult community learning in Wales and our mission is to create inspiring learning opportunities for adults in communities and workplaces throughout Wales. We aim to empower people to develop skills and knowledge to realise their full potential.
How to apply
Please apply using the application pack below sending your completed application to
The closing date for this post is Wednesday 31st July 5pm 2019
Interviews will be held on 20th August.
We welcome applications in Welsh
- Rate of Pay: £23.82 per hour (including holiday pay)
- Hours of work: part-time, variable
About the Job
Addysg Oedolion Cymru | Adult Learning Wales is inviting applications from tutors with a minimum Level 3 teaching qualification and practitioner level qualifications to plan, develop, teach and evaluate courses and learning programmes in accordance with learner needs and our Quality procedures. We are particularly interested in tutors with the ability to teach through the medium of Welsh or bilingually.
All areas of Wales:
We are looking for tutors in the following geographic and subject areas:
Pembrokeshire and Carmarthenshire:
Personal development and Health and Wellbeing
First Aid, Food Hygiene, Manual Handling
Health and Wellbeing
Blaenau Gwent, Caerphilly, Merthyr Tydfil, RCT, Monmouth, Newport and Torfaen:
Health and Safety
How to Apply
Please note CV’s are not accepted. Please apply by completing our online application form or complete the application form below and return 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.