Be an integral part of the Education team at Acacia Prison
Be part of a highly reputable global company
You are an experienced facilitator with a passion for facilitating training to learners with multiple barriers to learning. You have exceptional verbal and written communication skills and have an ability to motivate those around you. Working in a team environment is second nature to you, however you are self-motivated and have the ability to drive your own workload and prioritise your tasks. Attention to detail is one of your priorities and you ensure everything you complete is accurate.
You are a respectful and professional person who demonstrates exceptional moral values in everything you do.
About the Role
You will report to the Education and Vocational Training Unit Manager and will be responsible for training as required in the area of initial/introductory literacy and numeracy, responsible for resource development, delivery, assessment and participation in quality processes. An established effective repertoire of teaching activities suited to students with multiple barriers to learning is essential. You will also be responsible for coordinating external studies in areas including Business, Project Management, Work Health and Safety and Leadership and Management. You will be expected to fit in with the teaching and assessment schedule already developed and continue the uninterrupted delivery of education to prisoners. Your ability to work closely with other education facilitators is essential.
To be successful in this role, you will have: Certificate IV Training and Assessment (TAE40116), or sufficient to meet Schedule 1 in the Standards for Registeed Training Organisations. Teaching qualification Experience in teaching Literacy and Numeracy to students (ideally adults) Experience in assessment tool writing and delivery Experience in the practical application of a wide repertoire of behavioural and motivational techniques
Eye for detail and the ability to effectively balance teaching and non-teaching priorities within a compliance focused environment Demonstrated ability to relate positively to at risk groups and people with diverse cultural backgrounds Passion for delivering content with a rehabilitative focus
This is a position of trust and responsibility and to support this we will conduct a thorough probity assessment, which includes a national police check as an essential selection component for this role.
We provide safe and secure prison management services across Australia and New Zealand that focus on reducing reoffending. We help prisoners turn their lives around through education, training, rehabilitation and reintegration programs. By reducing reoffending, we help to build safer communities.
At Serco, you’ll be part of a team of more than 50,000 people delivering essential services on behalf of governments and organisations around the world. We apply world's best practice, insights and technology across six key sectors: Citizen Services, Defence, Healthcare, Immigration, Justice and Transport. But no matter your role or where you’re based, we each share the same goal – to bring service to life to make a positive difference every day. To learn more, please visit please visit our website www.serco-ap.com.au .
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