Contract type
Permanent part-time
17.50 hours per week (0.5FTE)
Grade 3 £31,454 (Normal starting salary) - £33,110 per annum, plus London Weighting allowance of £4,250.69 per annum, pro rata
Summary description
We are looking to recruit an Area Education Manager to lead the EME provision within the London region.

Leading a team to deliver the Association’s education provision, and developing strategic partnerships and external relationships in a significant curriculum area forthe region. You will have responsibility for identifying and growing business development opportunities.  You will work closely with a broad range of internal and external stakeholders including local authorities, community organisations, employers, trade unions and awarding bodies. You will be a member of the regional education management team and contribute to achieving its overall business objectives.                                                      

Educated to degree level with a minimum level 4 teaching qualification, you will need to have considerable EME experience as you will be responsible for ensuring the delivery of excellent English, Maths and ESOL (EME) within London Region in line with Association wide policies and procedures. You will  be expected to contribute to Association wide initiatives for EME.

This role is available at an exciting time in the WEA’s development, as we strive to take the WEA on a journey to becoming an excellent provider of education for adults.

The Workers’ Educational Association (WEA) is an education charity committed to providing access to education and learning for adults from all backgrounds, in particular those who have previously missed out on education.  Over 100 years old, the WEA is today the UK’s largest voluntary provider of adult learning

We offer generous terms and conditions including 30 days holidays, plus bank holidays (pro-rata for part time staff) and pension scheme – subject to eligibility. 

To apply for this role, you will need to submit a covering letter (maximum of 2 pages) which details how you meet the requirements set out in the Job Description, EME role Descriptor and Person Specification and why you want to work for the WEA, together with a summary CV.

Covering letter and CV’s (with relevant job code in the subject heading) should be emailed to recruitment@wea.org.uk

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