An exciting opportunity has arisen
at Warrington & Vale Royal College for a dedicated, inspirational and specialist
Lecturer to teach Games and Media.
We are seeking a dynamic, enthusiastic
and professional individual who can teach across a range of L1 to L3 Creative
Media Production courses including Digital Media, TV & Film and Games
Design & Development. You will guide students to achieve excellent
results through a variety of teaching and learning strategies. The successful candidate should have
an up to date knowledge of the changes to vocational education and awarding
bodies such as BTEC and OCR. Your skills will be broad and should include:
Games Design & Development – Practical techniques in 3D modelling,
programming, concept art and storyboarding, knowledge and skill in using Games
Engines, and the production of digital graphics. A current understanding of the
Games Industry and experience in using Unreal, 3DS Max, Adobe Creative Suite
Creative Media Production – Practical production techniques including
camera, sound and lighting, post production techniques such as editing, motion
graphics and visual effects, animation techniques, social media content
production, web design and app development. Knowledge and experience in teaching
film studies, media codes & conventions, scriptwriting techniques,
storyboarding and pre-production processes.
This post offers an opportunity for a
passionate teacher, with the skills and enthusiasm to motivate students and to
work as part of a successful department within the College. You will be
an enterprising teacher with ambition and drive, with the student experience at
the heart of teaching and learning.
You will be educated to Degree level in Games Design/Media
Production or a related subject and have a high degree of industry practice. You
will ideally have a recognised teaching qualification, or be willing to work
towards a recognised teaching qualification (NQTs and unqualified teachers will
be considered if they meet the other criteria). Ideally you will have experience
of curriculum design, course leading and taking responsibility for a course. You
will have a proven track record in meeting deadlines and should possess excellent teamwork and
This post is subject to an enhanced
DBS check and Prohibition Checks.
Please note that it is college
policy that referees of short-listed candidates will automatically be
approached prior to interview. One reference should be from your current or
most recent employer.
The College operates on 3 campuses -
Warrington, Hartford and Winsford.
`Warrington and Vale Royal College is committed
to Equal Opportunities and safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all our
Warrington & Vale Royal College 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.