Do you want to help transform life opportunities? Have you ever considered the unique challenge of Prison Education Supporting education delivery in prisons is an incredibly rewarding challenge with the benefits of mainstream education.
Weston College is the regional provider for the Prison Education Framework (PEF) across the South West & South East of England and is now seeking to recruit a reliable and committed full time MIS Co-ordinator to support the function of the education department at HMP Maidstone.
This post is full time for 37 hours per week, 52 weeks per year.
HMP Maidstone is a Category C men’s prison for foreign nationals. It is located in the centre of Maidstone, Kent.
The Management Information Systems Co-Ordinator provides administrative and secretarial support to the education provision and must be able to demonstrate a keen eye for detail and the ability to work within an often pressurised environment.
The role will support the curriculum management team and tutors in the everyday running of the department including to develop and maintain an efficient and effective administrative office to support the work of the Prison Education Framework (PEF) team and to administer the processing and handling of student data in order to produce accurate and valid individualised learner record returns.
The successful candidate should have a minimum of 1 years’ experience within an administrative environment and be a very competent IT user. Experience working in an education setting would be beneficial.
This is an exciting time to join Weston College. The College is Ofsted 'Outstanding', its Higher Education provision is graded 'Gold' by the Teaching Excellence and Student Outcomes Framework (TEF), and Weston College has recently won the Queen's Anniversary Prize for Higher and Further Education, one of only two Further Education colleges in the country to be awarded this prestigious honour. Furthermore, the College is an Investors in People 'Champion' and has been awarded 'Platinum' by Investors in People, which demonstrates Weston College's commitment to invest in our staff to improve performance.
Weston College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people, and vulnerable adults, and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be required to complete an enhanced DBS and obtain the appropriate prison clearance before starting the role.
Please note that we reserve the right to close this advert early should we receive a high volume of applicants.