Salary: £24,202 - £32,463 per annum
Hours: 37 hours per week, 52 weeks per year
Location: Tonbridge Campus
About the role
We are looking for a Lecturer in Motor Vehicle/Motorsport to join our team within the Faculty of Business, Construction and Engineering at Tonbridge.
As a Lecturer in Motor Vehicle/Motorsport you will work as a member of a team to deliver a co-ordinated, integrated learning programme ensuring that students receive a high quality learning experience and achieve success.
The ideal candidate will have a teaching Qualification, e.g. DTTLS, PGCE, Certificate of Education or equivalent, or the desire to achieve within the first two years of service, broad experience of working within the automotive Industry and experience of writing programmes, which satisfy the specifications, laid out by different awarding bodies. A level 2 qualification or equivalent in maths and English is essential.
Working with us
The College offers many benefits including access to competitive local government pension scheme, generous annual leave entitlement, access to a free on-site gym and free parking
West Kent and Ashford College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all our users and expects all staff to share this commitment, in order for all to achieve their full potential. The successful applicant will be required to undertake a Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS) check and to provide proof of their right to work in the UK.
To apply for this job, please click on this College URL link for the application pack.
The closing date for receipt of applications Friday 20th December 2019.
You are required to complete an application form, as we do not accept CVs.
Please return completed application forms to the address on the website
Closing Date: Friday 22nd November 2019
When applying for this role, please reference this job board as your application source when asked.
Due to the volume of applications, we receive, it is impossible to inform all applicants if they have been short-listed: therefore if you have not heard from us within 14 days of the closing date you can assume that you have not been successful.
Finance Support to Obtain a Teaching Qualification
West Kent and Ashford College recognise talent and wants to encourage applicants from a diverse range of backgrounds.
If you have been working in industry, you may have just the skills, experience and expertise we are looking for to teach the next generation. As such, we want to help you develop your teaching career and will support you in doing so.
We want to ensure the best quality of teaching for our students and we expect all unqualified Lecturers and Assessor to complete a Diploma in Education and Teaching (DET) (or equivalent) and we ask that new staff enrol on the first available course.
As well as offering excellent training facilities, the College will support you with a reduced teaching commitment in your first year, generous annual leave entitlement, access to the Teachers’ Pension Scheme. On top of this, the College offers financial support when you complete Initial Teacher Training course via West Kent and Ashford College. You will receive £600 at the end of your first year of employment at the College as a fully qualified teacher and £750 at the end of the second year of employment.
West Kent College is an equal opportunities employer and positively encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity.