Lecturer in Early Years

  • Job Reference: BBC1075
  • Date Posted: 5 July 2024
  • Website: http://www.onlyfe.co.uk
  • Location: Blackburn, Lancashire, England
  • Salary: £26,393 to £39,829
  • Sector: FE Lecturer
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Lecturer in Early Years

£26,393 - £39,819 per annum gross

Hours: 37 hours per week
Contract Type: Permanent

Are you looking for a career where you can change lives? Are you a qualified Lecturer in Early Years 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 the growth and development of the Early Years’ programmes within the School.  This includes focusing on retention, achievement and student success alongside pastoral support, curriculum design/development and ensuring a high standard of quality provision is offered.

Using a range of learning styles, you'll take responsibility for your quality of teaching and related curriculum development that meets learner needs. You'll assess and record learners' progress according to procedures set out by the appropriate awarding body, while liaising with internal and external bodies, including award-winning examination boards.

What we are looking for

You should hold a relevant Level 4 or above qualification and a PGCE or other recognised teaching qualification. You will need experience of working in an Early Years setting and of delivering qualifications in Early Years.You must have excellent communication skills, both oral and written and the ability to motivate and inspire students.

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.

Closing Date: 9am Friday 2 August 2024
Interview Date:  Tuesday 13 August 2024

Reference Number: 3833

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.