Lecturer in Motor Vehicle

Gower College Swansea

  • £24,049 - £47,331
  • Swansea / Wales
  • Permanent
  • Full Time
Posted 2 weeks ago

About us:

Gower College Swansea is one of the largest colleges in Wales with a strong reputation for high quality teaching and learning. We have six campuses across the city with over 4,500 full time learners and 10,000 part time learners.  We currently have a turnover of over £50 million making us a major employer in the region with approximately 1,000 staff.

At Gower College Swansea we are passionate about investing in our staff and looking after their wellbeing to ensure they feel supported in work and also at home.

The role:

An exciting appointment has arisen for an experienced, talented and highly motivated individual to teach on our Motor Vehicle programmes. The candidate should possess a suitable qualification (minimum level 3) and have experience of teaching arrange of topics, ideally to include hybrid and electric vehicles. A recognised teaching qualification is desirable.

  • Full time (37 hours per week)
  • Permanent
  • £24,049 – £47,331 per annum depending on qualifications & experience.
  • Tycoch & Gorseinon Campus

Key Responsibilities:

  • Plan, prepare, and teach across a range of courses ensuring schemes/records of work, assignment schedules, are appropriate
  • Ensure teaching and learning strategies and teaching materials are planned as well as accessible to meet the varied needs of all learners
  • Assess and monitor learner progress, including the setting of targets,  maintaining records of work and achievement in line with internal and external schedules/ criteria and college targets
  • Promote and encourage positive student behaviour in accordance with the College values both in the classroom and wider college environment.

About you:

  • Professional qualification or degree in relevant area or equivalent
  • Teaching/Training qualification or be prepared to work towards and/or knowledge of embedding Key Skills into the relevant curriculum
  • Ability to deliver Courses Levels 1-3
  • Experience within the Motor Vehicle sector
  • Excellent organisational skills.

Benefits for you:

  • 46 days annual leave, plus bank holidays, and the college is closed for two weeks over the Christmas period
  • A Teacher’s Pension Scheme with an average employer contribution of 23.68% (2023)
  • 2 staff well-being days
  • View more benefits here: https://www.gcs.ac.uk/recruitment/staff-benefits-wellbeing

Need help with your application? Please click here to read our guidance.

We welcome applications from individuals regardless of age, gender, ethnicity, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, socio-economic background, religion and/or belief. We particularly welcome applications from groups currently underrepresented within our organisation.

If you wish to continue your application journey using Welsh Language, please visit our Cymraeg site. We encourage Welsh Language applications as we recognise the importance of delivering services in Welsh, and the need to grow our bilingual workforce.

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.

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