Lecturer in Teacher Education
Doncaster College is a large provider of further and higher education in South Yorkshire, with a comprehensive range of further and higher education course options. With a turnover of circa £33 million, the College is based across two main sites, the iconic £65-million pound Hub campus on the town's waterfront and the University Centre Doncaster campus situated in 126-acres of countryside at High Melton, six miles west of the town centre. Our Investor In People status emphasises the College’s commitment to staff development.
Benefits package includes a final salary pension scheme, generous annual leave, local and statutory bank holidays, Staff Welfare Programme, and access to local gym facilities.
Location: University Centre
Humanities, Education and Social Sciences
Salary per annum: £24,054.44 - £30,585.55 for Qualified Lecturers (It is usual for new appointees to commence at the bottom of the scale with progression on an annual incremental basis)
The Department of Education, Early Years and Community Practice at the University Centre Doncaster is seeking to recruit a full-time member of staff to teach on its PGCE (TLLS) programme.
The successful candidate will have a degree, an appropriate teaching qualification and an appropriate Masters level qualification. Experience of teaching on teacher training programmes in post compulsory education is essential, along with relevant experience of the FE and Life-long Learning sectors.
The post-holder will engage in a range of duties on the Postgraduate Certificate in Education, the Certificate in Education, and the MEd Advancing Professional Practice.
Duties include teaching and assessing on a range of modules, lesson observations, and liaising with programme mentors. In particular, we are seeking applicants with specialist knowledge and experience in the following areas: LLN, e-learning, IED, widening participation and behaviour management, ESOL, literacies. An interest and experience in developing innovative learning and teaching techniques appropriate to the FE and lifelong learning sectors would be a considerable advantage.
Closing date: 12.00 noon on Monday 14 August 2017
For further details and to apply online please click 'Apply'.
Please contact Human Resources on 01302 553550 should you experience any difficulty applying online.
We reserve the right to withdraw this vacancy at any time if there is a high level of applications therefore, we would recommend that you submit your application as early as possible.
Candidates who have been invited to interview will be notified in writing within 1 week of the closing date. Interviews are expected to take place between 21st August and 1st September.
As an Equal Opportunities Employer, Doncaster College seeks a workforce which reflects the community we serve. We welcome applications from those groups under-represented among our staff.
The College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff to share this commitment.
SUCCESSFUL CANDIDATES WILL BE ASKED TO OBTAIN DISCLOSURE