Lecturer in Learner Engagement - Peterborough Regional College

Recruiter
Peterborough Regional College
Location
Peterborough
Salary
24915.00 - 27281.00 GBP Annual
Posted
14 Sep 2017
Expires
22 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Starting salary of GBP 24,915 per annum for non-qualified teachers/GBP27,281 for qualified teachers, rising to GBP28,855 with experience in the role

Peterborough Regional College is a large, successful college of further and higher education with 10,000 students and 730 staff. We have recently celebrated 60 years at our current site located just outside of the city centre.

We currently have a full-time Lecturer opportunity in the College's Learner Engagement Team. We are seeking an innovative, resilient person to join the successful team.

The team deliver education and training to diverse groups of young people who may exhibit challenging behaviour. The successful candidate would be responsible for delivering inspirational curriculum that takes education out of the traditional classroom setting.

The successful candidate will have the ability to contribute to excellent pastoral care of young people, work effectively in a small team and have an adaptable approach that enables the team to develop responsive curriculum 50 weeks of the year.

The working hours will usually be within 8.30 am to 8.30 pm from Monday to Thursday and 8.30 am to 4.30 pm on Friday. However, the working hours will vary on occasions dependent on the needs of the College.

The successful candidate will have GCSEs in English and maths Grade C and another qualification at level 3 and above.Experience working with challenging young people and those with offending behaviour is also desirable.Ideally you will also hold a teaching qualification but this is not essential as the College will support you in achieving this as part of your professional development.

You will be a motivated, self-starter with the highest level of commitment to constantly work to support people in increasing their potential.This is a target driven role requiring a creative person that is driven to succeed.Exceptional communication skills both verbally and written are essential along with excellent interpersonal skills and resilience.

Person Specification

Essential Criteria

  • Maths and English GCSE grade C or above.
  • Experience of working with the challenging you people
  • Experience working in educational environment.
  • Qualified to level 3 or above.

Desirable

  • Qualified teacher status or working towards.
  • TAQA qualification
  • Experience working within the FE sector.