Lecturer in Civil Engineering
Full Time / Permanent
£30,687 - £41,855 per annum – Depending on experience and qualifications
Based at the Welwyn Garden City Campus
“Oaklands College, is a vibrant, inclusive and progressive Further Education College, with a commitment to student success provided through the best possible learning environment and student experience”
We are looking to recruit an outstanding Lecturer in Civil Engineering to join the team. The successful candidate would be required to teach on a range of programmes from level 3 to 6 across a range of subjects. Our provision includes BTEC Diploma, Higher National Certificate and Higher National Diploma.
The ideal candidate will have an excellent understanding of surveying and have skills in a variety of subjects. Specialisms in at least in one of the following areas: Contracts & Construction Law, Geology & Soils, Civil Engineering and CAD in addition to the core subjects that are being sought. A degree in a Construction subject is essential. This role will also involve participation in the quality assurance process for part of the Construction Management and Civil Engineering provision. To be considered for this role, you will need to have at least a Level 5 qualification in the subject area and ideally hold a teaching qualification although full teacher training will be provided.
You should have a strong commitment to high standards of classroom practice and experience of teaching or working with young people. An assessor qualification is desirable but not essential. You will have a genuine regard for young people and want to work with us to ensure that all our students aspire to do well. You will demonstrate and professional standards in your area of work. The ability to work in a team is essential, sharing good practice and working collaboratively with colleagues are qualities that we will be looking for.
The college is a friendly environment, which offers excellent support, placing strong emphasis on continuous professional development. It is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
Closing date: Sunday 10th July
Interview date TBC - We reserve the right to close the advert early should suitable candidates be found, therefore early applications are advised.
WHAT WE OFFER:
- Generous annual leave – 42 days pro rata plus 8 days bank holiday pro rata
- The chance to train towards a teaching qualification / assessor qualification, paid by the College
- Automatic entry into the Teachers’ pension Scheme.
- A dedicated and friendly team of professionals who are keen to develop and learn.
- Excellent CPD opportunities to grow and development through mentorship and coaching.
- Free onsite parking.
- Subsidised onsite restaurant.
- A cycle scheme and discounted gym membership.
- Fantastic facilities to resource your ability to teach your students.
We welcome applicants from all backgrounds and communities, and we particularly welcome applicants who are currently underrepresented in our workforce. This includes but is not limited to Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic (BAME) candidates and disabled candidates.
Oaklands College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff to share this commitment. Employment is subject to an enhanced DBS check and satisfactory safeguarding checks.
Please note, we are unable to accept CVs as form of an application, when applying for a position please ensure you complete all the required fields on the application form.