Interim Assistant Learning Area Manager - Engineering
Expiry date: 23:59, 29 June 2021
Salary: £41,919.00 - £43,289.00 Per Annum
Benefits: 37 days holiday pro rata, plus pro rata of 5 closure days and pro rata of 8 bank holidays, Local Government Pension scheme, a range of employee benefits including salary sacrifice schemes, staff discounts and free parking
Duration: 6 months in the first instance
An opportunity has arisen at Gower College Swansea for an interim Assistant Learning Area Manager. A diverse Learning Area, the curriculum includes programmes across levels 1-5, with a full degree programmes (level 6) in partnership with Cardiff University planned for 2021. A strong Work based Learning provision forms part of the delivery activities. Staff are passionate and committed in ensuring the many learners in this area achieve their full potential, through innovative teaching styles and excellent outcomes.
The programmes are currently delivered at two campuses, Tycoch and Gorseinon, with circa 75% of the provision being delivered at the Tycoch campus.
Working closely with the Learning Area Manager, you will assist with the planning and management of the Learning Area to include curriculum, quality, budgeting, staff and learner management. The Assistant Learning Area Manager will support the Learning Area Manager in leading staff to ensure that the highest standards of quality are achieved with a clear focus on excellent teaching and learning, raising standards and responding to learner needs.
You will already hold a degree or equivalent in a related discipline and a recognised teaching qualification (PGCE or equivalent). With knowledge of current issues facing FE Colleges, you will have an understanding of FE funding
methodologies including HE experience of developing curriculum to enhance progression and employability prospects.
If you feel that this post is of interest to you we would like to hear from you.
Applications may be submitted in Welsh and will be treated no less favourably than applications submitted in English. Gower College Swansea recognises the importance of delivering its services in Welsh and recognises the need to grow its bilingual workforce. We therefore encourage applications from candidates who can demonstrate good Welsh Language skills
Gower College Swansea is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. Appointments are subject to an enhanced DBS check and require registration with the Education Workforce Council for Wales.
Full Time Post 37 hours with a teaching commitment of 10 hours per week
Gower College Swansea 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.