Keighley College, a highly successful community college is part of the Luminate Education Group. We pride ourselves on working closely with employers, the local community and other stakeholders to provide curriculum and support that meets the needs of our students. Choosing to work for Keighley College means that you will be part of an enterprising, inclusive, inspiring, collaborative, empowering, and dynamic environment. We are passionate about helping our students to achieve their goals. We have state-of-the-art facilities in a central location, close to public transport links and great industry connections. We hope that we will be part of the next step in your career and look forward to welcoming you to Keighley College.
We are looking for a dynamic Teacher to join our growing engineering team. We are one of the largest providers in the region offering a wide range of highly sought after engineering qualifications. Having practical skills in mechanical workshop activities you will provide support to a range of engineering students undertaking vocational qualifications in workshop practices. You will be required to instruct, plan, deliver and assess students undertaking practical tasks in a controlled workshop environment. In addition to the above role, basic maintenance and upkeep of workshop resources will be necessary, including but not limited to: simple repairs, mending guards, replacing worn parts, ordering consumable tools, stock taking and preparation of materials. An assessment qualification would put you at a great advantage or the willingness to achieve it within 6 months. This post is open to both qualified teachers and also industry skilled individuals who are looking to retrain in the rewarding career of teaching. We look forward to hearing from you.
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At Keighley College, our values put students first and are at the heart of everything we do. We strive to be an outstanding and market-led further education college that delivers excellence. To achieve this, our vision, mission, and values, guide us as we continue to improve upon and expand our offering. You can read more about them here: https://keighleycollege.ac.uk/college-campus-information/mission-and-values.
Employees of Keighley College enjoy a wide range of benefits. To find out more about what we offer download the 'Staff Benefits' document attached.
Keighley College is committed to Equality, Diversity and Inclusion, and the Safeguarding of children, young people and vulnerable adults. We expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All successful applicants are required to complete an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Services (DBS) check, and other mandatory pre-employment checks which may also include checking social media profiles. All offers of employment are subject to satisfactory checks.
We positively welcome and encourage applicants from all sections of the community.