The local Hounslow area benefits from a diverse, culturally rich population. We are proud to be an integral part of the local community and we proactively celebrate diversity.
At West Thames College you will have the opportunity to work with an incredibly wide range of ethnically and culturally diverse students and staff. This will broaden your experience and positively enhance your career.
Black and Asian people have made a significant and valuable contribution to the education of young people in our communities. We believe that employing a more representative number of black teachers and managers at the college will have a positive impact – not only on the success and achievements of our black students, but on all our students – preparing them for life in multicultural Britain and the wider world.
In 2007-08 and 2008-09, we won National Beacon Awards for Equality and Diversity and Racial Equality and received an ‘outstanding’ grade in our Ofsted inspection in 2007.
Our commitment to equality and diversity is clearly reflected in our ethos and culture – demonstrated by some of the following college initiatives:
As part of our commitment to the employment and career development of disabled people, we will:
Please use the Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form (attached to both the online and hard copy job application forms) to tell us about your disability so that we can support and accommodate your needs.
If you require the application form in an alternative format – large print or on tape etc, or if you require support completing your application form, please call our Personnel Team on 020 8326 2638, or email: email@example.com
School Link/E2E Co-ordinator
“I started work at a college as an administrator. My manager said I related well with students and asked if I would be interested in teaching Key Skills Communications part-time. I gave it a go, thoroughly enjoyed it, and decided to study for my teaching qualification."