Contract Details: Part Time Contract (2 days per week - Tuesday & Wednesday)
Salary: £31,548 - £37,833 pa pro rata
Start Date: As soon as possible
Are you looking to work for a successful and growing organisation?
New College Swindon was judged 'Good' by OFSTED in 2017 and continues to be one of the best performing colleges nationally for learner progress in GCSE Maths and English (AOC 2017/2018, 6th for Maths and 9th for English nationally).
You will be working for the college at an exciting time, Swindon has recently been confirmed as one of the successful locations for an Institute of Technology and as a partner, New College Swindon will play a pivotal role in this development.
We have a vacancy as Lecturer of Computing (part time) for the right candidate to deliver across a range of courses from Level 1 through to Level 4 and 5, although the majority of the teaching will be at Level 3 or above.
The curriculum is growing with a solid foundation of core curriculum aimed at school leavers but with a focus on developing provision at Higher Education (FDSc Cyber Security), work-based learning and apprenticeships. With that in mind, the college has recently invested in new resources including a dedicated networking laboratory. The department has excellent working relationships with Microsoft, IBM and Digital School House and as a lecturer, you would be expected to maintain and develop partner relations.
It is essential that you hold a recent degree in computing/information technology or related subjects and/or equivalent industry-specific qualifications together with a full Level 5 Teaching qualification (or to be on a teaching programme). You are also required to have a minimum of Level 2 qualification in English, Maths and ICT. We will consider applicants who do not hold a full teaching qualification dependant upon previous experience.
New College is a very successful and expanding Further Education College that puts the interests of our students at the heart of everything we do. We are truly an employer of choice; this remains one of our top priorities.
We offer everyone who works at the College excellent conditions of employment, including generous holidays and competitive salaries with attractive pension schemes.
On appointment, you will be placed at the salary point aligned to a number of factors, which include, but are not limited to, qualifications, previously relevant experience, current salary and market forces.
Please note that this vacancy may close before the published closing date if sufficient applications are received. If you are interested in this vacancy, please apply as soon as possible.
Closing Date: 28th January 2020
Interview Date: Upon Application
New College Swindon is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.We particularly welcome applications from under represented groups including ethnicity, gender, transgender, age, disability, sexual orientation or religion.