This Vacancy has closed.
Programme Leader: Mathematics
  • Employer: Brent Council
  • Reference: BC/20/122390
  • Published: Fri 21/02/2020, 15:15 PM
  • Closing on: Sun 08/03/2020, 23:00 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 36 hours per week
  • Salary: £37,944 to £40,177 p.a. Inc.
  • DBS Check: Yes
  • Location: Stonebridge Centre, Brent

Vacancy Location

More Information

More about this employer

Programme Leader: Mathematics

Salary range: £37,944 to £40,177 p.a. Inc.
Contract: Permanent
Hours of work: 36 hours per week
Location: Stonebridge Centre and other locations from time to time

An Excellent Opportunity...

Brent is a tremendously vibrant London borough where the iconic arch of Wembley Stadium dominates the skyline. Spanning both inner and outer London, it is a borough of huge contrasts in terms of its economic, environmental, ethnic and social make up. Brent’s diversity is evident to all who visit our borough and our long history of ethnic and cultural diversity has created a place that is truly unique and valued by those who live and work here.

The council is pursuing a far-reaching transformation agenda that better meets the needs of our community so it is an exciting time to join us.

The Post

Brent Start is excited to recruit an enthusiastic and dynamic Programme Leader to lead the Mathematics department. This will include planning new curriculum, timetabling courses, staff and resource management, curriculum management, initial assessment and delivery of outstanding learner outcomes. You will have previous management experience of managing staff and will be an excellent team player who not only can work independently, but also work as part of a team.

Brent Start provision is delivered primarily in Brent Start’s key sites in Stonebridge, Harlesden Library, and Willesden Green Library, with key emphasis on developing provision in community settings.

This is a great opportunity for an experienced or aspiring adult education manager.

The Person

We are seeking a highly effective manager and leader for mathematics courses with understanding and demonstrable experience of developing and delivering innovative curriculum for local communities and employers with excellent outcomes for learners as well as building strong partnerships.

This includes developing and improving the curriculum offer for Community Learning, responding to learner and employer needs, whilst ensuring the highest standards of quality assurance and safeguarding.

The role requires an adult teaching/training qualification at level 5 e.g. DTTLS/PGCE or equivalent with a mathematics specialism or have a Mathematics qualification at level 4 or higher.

Closing Date: 8 March 2020 (23:00)

Additional Information


Brent Council values the diversity of its community and aims to have a workforce that reflects this and therefore encourage applications from all sections of the community. We positively encourage all applicants to self-identify their characteristics in the diversity survey section in the application.

We are committed to safer recruitment and safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Applicants should be aware that posts working with children, young people and vulnerable adults are subject to an Enhanced DBS check as well as other employment clearances.

Brent has a positive approach to flexible working.

As a disability confident employer Brent welcomes applications from people with all disabilities, including hidden disabilities and mental health conditions. We will interview any disabled applicant who meets the essential criteria. If you require reasonable adjustments to be made to any part of the recruitment process due to your disability, please contact us on recruitment@brent.gov.uk. Please note the information you provide will be treated fairly and confidentially.

Please note CVs will not be considered as part of your application for this position.

Apply Now