Location: Central Campus, Sandwell, West Bromwich
Working Hours: 37
Sandwell College is a fantastic leading organisation. We are a large, successful, richly diverse and growing college based on the outskirts of Birmingham. We have achieved significant success over recent years and we have further, big ambitions for the future with just under 6,000 students currently studying with us.
We offer competitive pay and excellent rewards including:
Excellent annual leave for Lecturers plus bank holiday allowance
Competitive pension scheme
A variety of health and wellbeing programmes
Discounted gym membership
Progressive career development and training with regular ‘Appreciation Days’
As the ‘Further Education College of the year 2019’, we have a fantastic opportunity within computing and IT for an enthusiastic Lecturer to join us on a permanent basis, reporting into the Head of Section for Computing
We are looking to appoint a Lecturer who has experience of working with computer systems, website design, digital graphics and web animation and interactive media. We are also particularly interested in those that have experience in: software design and development and communication and employability skills in IT.
As part of this role you will deliver specific programmes in line with the college’s aims and objectives for this area’s curriculum plan. You will work closely with management, colleagues and students to ensure success for both college and students. Your confidence and excellent communication skills will also ensure a great partnership with our clients too.
This is a great opportunity for someone with previous experience in computing and IT to help shape the future of our department. Not only will you be leading tutorship on the course and sharing your experience and knowledge but you always be creating opportunities for students, including work experience. You will be motivated and have great interpersonal skills and an ability to engage, motivate and support mixed ability learners.
An academic background in computing and IT would be fantastic, along with a recognised teaching qualification, (L5 or above). We will also consider someone who is willing to work towards obtaining this qualification and has experience of working in computing and IT. You will have awareness of the latest emerging technologies and inspire our students with your passion and enthusiasm.
To view the full job description, please click see the attached document or for further information, please contact the HR Lead for Recruitment:
Closing date is 21st May. We reserve the right to close this vacancy earlier than the advertised date.
Interviews: First stage interviews will take place in June 2020
Sandwell College is committed to safeguarding children, young people and vulnerable adults. All appointments are subject to a satisfactory enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service checks. We aim to develop a workforce that reflects the diverse community we serve and positively encourage applications form all.