0.5 Lecturer in English

  • Job Reference: BBC1073
  • Date Posted: 4 July 2024
  • Website: http://www.onlyfe.co.uk
  • Location: Blackburn, Lancashire, England
  • Salary: £26,393 to £39,819
  • Sector: FE Lecturer
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

0.5 Lecturer in English

Hours: 18.5 hours per week
Contract Type: Permanent
Salary: £26,393 - £39,819 per annum gross pro rata

Closing Date: 9am Friday 9 August 2024
Interview Date:  To be confirmed

Reference Number: 3869

Are you looking for a career where you can change lives? Are you a qualified Lecturer looking for a new challenge? In this role, you will have an outstanding opportunity to positively enhance learners' lives through teaching at the College.

The College

The College has nearly 700 people employed in a vast range of roles and feels more like a community than a workplace, and this sense of collaboration is just one of the benefits of working here. We strive to make our employee community a welcoming, caring, and enthusiastic one, fuelling ambition with opportunities and support to help us all achieve our personal and professional goals.

We are proud to offer the full range of qualifications that students need to fulfil long and valuable careers. With purpose-built facilities, excellent grades, expanding catchment area, and purposeful vision. We believe that attending college is about more than achieving a qualification and aim to give all learners an opportunity to develop their full potential in a friendly and supportive environment. There has never been a better time to join us!

The Role

As a lecturer you will be part of a curriculum team, contributing to delivery, planning, development and student support. You will deliver English GCSE and Functional Skills, teaching fulltime and part time learners.  You will be committed to excellence, offering the very highest standards in teaching. You will also be expected to take responsibility for high-levels of attendance and achievement on courses delivered, as well as all administrative tasks related to class responsibility.

What we are looking for

You should have a  minimum Level 4 or above qualification in relevant subject discipline and a recognised teaching qualification (or to achieve within 2 years of appointment).

Experience of teaching in a further education environment and of working with 19+ groups is desirable.

What makes the College an Employer of choice?

You'll have access to a wide range of benefits and support, including, but not limited to:

  • Employee Assistance Programme with a 24/7/365 helpline for advice and support
  • Regular Staff Physical Activity Sessions and reduced-price gym membership
  • Cycle to Work Scheme
  • Family-friendly policies
  • Free eye tests and contribution to VDU-use-only glasses
  • Several food outlets with a variety of menu choices
  • A full range of discounted professional Hair & Beauty services provided by the Academy Salon
  • Professional bakery offering a variety of fresh breads, cakes, and ready meals.

Please click apply and we will email you the full JD, PS & application form. Please demonstrate clearly on your application form how you meet the criteria detailed in the person specification.