Lecturer A in Politics
Salary: Up to £23,237
We are currently recruiting for a Lecturer A in Politics with the potential to deliver outstanding student achievement and a commitment to driving forward the provision of AS/A Level Politics within the Division to ensure student success.
As an ambitious Lecturer A, you will work closely with all the Curriculum Managers and the Programme leader/s responsible for the relevant course provision to maintain and develop the curriculum and maintain the excellent results within the Division. You will also liaise with other Cross-College areas to enhance the student experience.
As a Lecturer A your contact teaching hours, relevant to subject specialism, will increase as you gain in skills and experience.
Ideally, you already possess a PGCE or Certificate in Education. However should you not have this, the College has an excellent Staff Development programme where a recognised teaching qualification can be gained.
Qualified to degree level, you will possess knowledge of current issues in Further Education relating to the curriculum area and of current AS/A Level Politics specifications. You will also have the ability to display excellent teaching skills. Experience of teaching Politics at AS/A Level would also be advantageous but is not essential.
Download the application form below and give a brief overview of your existing experience, in line with the Job Description and Person Specification, to show how you meet the criteria for the post of Lecturer A in Politics.
Rated Outstanding in the latest Ofsted inspection, Burnley College Sixth Form Centre provides first-class Further Education, University Education, Apprenticeship, business training and adult learning programmes, in the heart of Pennine Lancashire.
At Burnley College, we celebrate the diversity of all our staff, students and visitors. We provide a safe and supportive environment in which everyone is able to study and work to the best of their abilities and we are committed to promoting equality of opportunity for all.
The College is dedicated to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all learners and expects all staff to share in this commitment. Employment at the College is subject to an Enhanced DBS Check via the Disclosure and Barring Service and any post involving regulated activity will also be subject to an additional barred list check.
This position is open to direct applicants only; we will not accept any speculative CVs from agencies.
Direct applicants should visit the College website for more information on the role and to complete an application form.
Closing Date: 5.00pm, Thursday 19 July 2018