Lecturer. Functional Skills English. Part time (18.5 hours per week). Permanent.
An opportunity has arisen to work within the Maths and English Cross College team (MECC). The team is responsible for delivering GCSE and Functional Skills maths and English to students from all Curriculum Areas across the college as part of our students' full-time programme of study or apprenticeship.
We are looking to appoint a dynamic and enthusiastic Lecturer who can deliver high quality teaching and learning to meet the diverse needs of our 16-18 year old students in Functional Skills English.
With relevant experience of teaching Functional Skills English with high achievement rates. You will be educated to degree level (or equivalent) together with a Level 3 qualification in the relevant subject are or equivalent. You will also hold a Level 2 minimum in maths and English (GCSE Grade C or above, GCSE Grade 4 or above or equivalent).
You will be expected to develop lesson plans to meet individual student needs and deliver innovative lessons that motivate and enthuse students who may have previously struggled with English in school. You will create interesting and engaging resources that help contextualise the subject and facilitate learning. You will routinely monitor student progress, setting individualised targets to ensure students are developing their knowledge and skills.
The successful candidate will have a flexible attitude to working as some evening and non-term time teaching may be required to fit the requirements of the department. The ability to prioritise workload, meet deadlines and timely completion of paperwork is essential.
Closing date: 31 October 2019
Interviews: 12 November 2019
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