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Part Time Pool Lecturers – Family & Community Learning

Vacancy Summary
London Borough Of Waltham Forest
£21,107 - £29, 456
Waltham Forest
Working Pattern:
Part Time
TBC hours per week.
DBS Check:
Closing Date:
06/07/2020 at 23:30 PM
Vacancy Description


Waltham Forest Adult Learning Service


Part Time Pool Lecturers – Family & Community Learning :  

                                                                                                                         Ref: WFALS/FL/SH

Hourly rate £22.38 - £31.24

Pro rata salary £21,107 - £29,456 (including London Weighting)


Waltham Forest Adult Learning Service is the local authority’s direct provider of adult and community education and work-based training. Officially rated as “Good” following our OFSTED inspection in July 2016, join our team on our journey to “Outstanding”.


  We are seeking to appoint lecturers to deliver Family & Community Learning programmes.


Are you creative and flexible?

Can you inspire and motivate a diverse range of learners?


Are you:

  • A qualified primary school teacher looking for part-time teaching opportunities or
  • An adult learning lecturer with a relevant teaching qualification e.g. CTLLS, PGCE, Cert Ed, or
  • A subject specialist with or working towards a relevant Level 3 subject qualification or
  • An industry specialist willing to complete an initial teaching qualification.


We offer a range of provision across the local community which is both bespoke and response meeting needs on a very localised level, therefore we are looking for someone who is adaptable and flexible and can delivery during the day, evening and weekends


We are looking to recruit innovative pool (tutors) lecturers for the coming academic year. You should be confident delivering online or a blended learning approach and have experience delivering to adults, and activities that involve parents/carers together with young children.


We are looking to expand our teaching team and have vacancies in the follow areas:


  • (STEM) Primary Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths
  • Horticulture and gardening
  • Exercise and Keep Fit i.e. Bollywood dancing
  • Creative Art and Crafts
  • Wellbeing & Healthy Lifestyle including First Aid
  • Fashion/ Sewing
  • Basic digital skills and online safety


If you have the expertise to support adults or children (or both) to develop their skills in any of these areas and you are committed to being an outstanding practitioner, then this is a role for you!


Candidates must have a high level of expertise in their chosen field and an in-depth knowledge of the subject they wish to teach.


Family & Community Learning courses benefits adults and children, through improved health and well-being, increased engagement with society, positive attitudes to learning, greater confidence and employability for adults, and improvements to children’s development and attainment.


Closing Date is:                              Monday 6th July 2020

Interviews to be held on:            Monday 13th July 2020


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Equal Opportunities
Waltham Forest is a diverse borough where diversity is valued and is integral to both, service delivery and employment of its staff. The Council is proud of its rich mix of communities and as the largest employer in the area, it works hard to respond to the changing needs of its population.

We use our statutory duties on race, gender and disability equality and best practice in respect of age, faith and sexual orientation to ensure equality of opportunity in the workplace.

The Council is committed to meeting its 4 equality objectives contained within the Waltham Forest Council Equality Plan 2012/2015:

- Promoting equality of opportunity

- Opposing all forms of discrimination, intolerance and disadvantage

- Ensuring our workforce reflects the diverse communities of Waltham Forest at all levels.

- Providing fair, appropriate, accessible and excellent Services to all.

Respecting Diversity is a core Council value.

How to apply

Application Information The councils preference is for on-line application forms. However if you have a disability and are unable to complete an on-line application, please ring 0208 496 4227 who will be able to arrange an alternative. For more information on how to complete your application form, follow this link: Applying for a job at Waltham Forest Council

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