Course Leader and Lecturer – Computing (0.8)

Job Roles:
Course Leader, Subject Leader, Teacher/Lecturer
Organisation Type:
Further Education
FE College
Contract Type:
Part Time
Subject Area:
Information Technology
North West
Contract Term:
Salary Description:
£26,824 - £30,773 (£33,530 - £37,717 FTE) plus £2,000 Course Leader enhance
22nd May 2020
Start Date:
Oldham College
Job Ref:

There has never been a more exciting time to join The Oldham College. In January 2019 we were confirmed by OFSTED as a “Good College”.
University Campus Oldham, Oldham College’s higher education provision has been awarded a Silver Award in the Teaching Excellence and Student Outcomes Framework (TEF) by the Office for Students (OfS). This places degrees at UCO on par with some of the best universities and higher education providers in the country.

Come and join Oldham College and the University Campus in its ambition to become “Outstanding” and the “Best Place to Learn and Work” across all of our provisions.

We are looking for:

• Course Leader and Lecturer – Computing (0.8)
• £26,824 - £30,773 (£33,530 - £37,717 FTE) plus £2,000 Course Leader enhancement

We are a local college with a reputation for dynamism and success and provide high level technical and vocational education and training. We embrace and encourage all those who are driven to better themselves, achieve their goals and reach new heights.

University Campus Oldham has an ambitious strategy to develop its Higher Education and Higher Skills portfolio and to maximise its economic and social contribution to Oldham and the wider City Region. Our focus is on ensuring that we continue to address widening participation, to provide relevant and dynamic experiences, which prepare our students for either employment or further study. This role will play a key part in the future growth and development of the Faculty and the Campus as a whole.

Overall we have around 5,500 full-time students in the College and 700 in our University Campus.

Joining our Journey:

When you join our college, our colleagues have access to numerous benefits and facilities:
• Generous Pension Scheme
• Employee Assistance Scheme
• Enhanced Maternity/Paternity provision
• Staff Development days/week (Jan, July, Aug)
• Free confidential counselling service
• Staff recognition awards
• On-site Day Nursery
• On-site hair and beauty salon and The Grange Theatre

The Role:

University Campus Oldham, is seeking a dynamic and experienced Course Leader and Lecturer in Computing, to provide outstanding teaching and course leadership across our new suite of Computing programmes.

As Course Leader and Lecturer, the successful candidate will undertake a range of course management, teaching, module leadership and student support duties across our growing Computing provision at Levels 4/5/6.

A key part of the role will be leading the growth of the new programme and the development of new courses to add to UCO’s growing portfolio in this area. The ability to teach a range of computing-related disciplines is important.

This is a fantastic opportunity for the right candidate to develop their academic career in a small and friendly environment, whilst utilising strong employer engagement skills to drive a key area of growth for the campus.

Further details including a Person Specification are included within the attached Job Description.

The role will require you to embed and work to the college’s values; working with Integrity, having Ambition to help our learners succeed and being Inclusive to learners and colleagues alike.

To apply for this vacancy please email an up to date CV and covering letter to before the closing date of Wednesday 10th June 2020.

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