IAG Tutor

Bristol | Other

IAG Tutor

HMP Ashfield, BS16 9QJ

Full time, 40 hours (8:00am- 4:30pm)


£27,256 - £31,319 Per Annum



Here at Serco we're looking for an IAG Coordinator to join us at HMP Ashfield, a Category C, adult male sex offender prison based in the village of Pucklechurch in South Gloucestershire.


The successful post holder for this role will be responsible to the academic course team leader for the provision of initial advice and guidance in HMP Ashfield's Education department.  They are also expected to cover a variety of classrooms, vocational workshops and prisoner work environments. The post holder will be given the opportunity to teach and develop courses in their field of expertise, placing an emphasis on supporting the addressing of offending behaviour and developing employability skills.



Some of the key duties will include:


  • Contributing towards the creation of digital prisoner learning plans (PLPs)
  • To deliver and be scheduled for up to 28 hours of teaching contact, covering multiple subject areas as directed.
  • Leading on virtual campus for the department
  • Attending sentence planning meetings
  • Liaising with external partners
  • Maintaining accurate records including student attendance, records of work, progression routes and success rates.
  • Assisting in other area(s) of the prison when instructed and directed by Senior Management.
  • To undertake all other duties as directed by your line manager.


What you need to do the job:


This is an opportunity for an individual who holds a PTTLS/ AET Qualification and has the disposition to work towards a subject-specific qualification. Additionally, they must have recent experience, and appropriate knowledge, of teaching and learning.

The successful post holder must demonstrate proven experience of working in an environment that demands flexibility and the ability to work under pressure and meet tight deadlines.

It is key that they respond to identified needs by undertaking self-directed learning, research and training as required.

Similarly, they must establish internal/external associations as required and be able to form good working relationships.

Having experience of a custodial environment would be a strong advantage.


Why Serco


Meaningful and vital work: The nature of our business means you will do interesting work that matters - delivering essential services that touch people's lives.


A world of opportunity: Our diverse UK-wide operations offer unrivalled opportunities to learn and develop. You'll be able to broaden your experience and apply your skills in new ways.


Great people: We are a motivated team who will encourage you and help you to succeed. You'll have the resources you need to do your job in a diverse and supportive environment. 



What we offer


  • Competitive salary range starting from £27,256 - £31,319 per annum
  • 25 days holidays, plus 8 bank holidays
  • Working in a tight knit, friendly team environment 
  • Up to 6% contributory pension scheme
  • An autonomous and supportive culture
  • The chance to make a positive difference to public sector services




About Serco
At Serco, not only is the nature of the work we do important, everyone has an important role to play, from caring for vulnerable people to managing complex public services.  We are a team of 50,000 people responsible for delivering essential public services around the world in areas including defence, transport, justice, immigration, healthcare and citizen services. We are innovators, committed to redesigning and improving public services for the benefit of everyone.

By joining Serco you will have unlimited access to our Global Employee Networks - SercoInspire (Gender), SercoEmbrace (Multicultural), SercoUnlimited (Disability) and In@Serco (LGBT & Networks). Serco Employee Networks, led by colleagues who are passionate about diversity, inclusion and belonging. 

Please click on the apply button to complete your application. Occasionally we receive a large volume of applications for our roles and when that happens we sometimes bring the closing date forward, so please apply promptly to avoid disappointment. 

At Serco, we see people first and foremost for their performance and potential. We are committed to building a diverse and inclusive organisation that supports the needs of all. As such we will make reasonable adjustments at interview through to employment for our candidates and strongly encourage applications from a diverse candidate pool. We are open to discussions around flexibility and flexible working. We operate a hybrid work structure in many of our business areas. We are proudly Disability Confident Leader employers and holder of the Silver Inclusive Employer Standard. Disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for the job will be given the opportunity to demonstrate their abilities at an interview.  For help with your application please contact 0345 010 4000.

At Serco we support fair access to employment for those with unspent criminal convictions through the 'Ban the Box' pledge (some may be exempt due to the nature of the role and the security clearance required). Please contact our recruitment team directly on 0345 010 4000 to discuss.

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15/12/2022 02:19:00
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