Lecturer in Chemistry

Temporary to 31 December 2018 with a view to being made permanent from January 2019

Other benefits include 35 days holiday per annum plus bank holidays/closure days, Pension Scheme, Cycle to Work Scheme, Reduced Price Gym Membership

The College: From professional training and FE to undergraduate and postgraduate studies, we are proud to offer the full range of qualifications to over 15,000 students to enable them to achieve long and valuable careers. At the heart of our incredible work is Blackburn Sixth Form College, a flourishing and vibrant centre with a very special ethos. Everyone is able to be themselves and to thrive both personally and academically, which is proven by our outstanding results.

With purpose built facilities, expanding catchment area and a clear vision, we’ve everything in place you need to become the lecturer you always aspired to be.

The Role: As an integral member of the Science department, you will give students the advantage employers & universities want: high quality qualifications for real careers in STEM industries. You will primarily deliver on A Level provision and act as a personal tutor to a group of full time students.

You will have the opportunity to become fully involved with course marketing, outreach work and tutorial support. You will also plan, improve and evaluate course content – so there’s a genuine opportunity for you to shape future curriculum development.

What we’re looking for: The successful applicant will be expected to have a Chemistry degree with a track record of success in teaching examination based Chemistry. It is essential that you hold a PGCE or another recognised teaching qualification and excellent written and oral communication skills are clearly essential.

Blackburn College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Appointments are subject to a variety of pre-employment checks including satisfactory references, medical clearance and an enhanced DBS.

Closing date for applications: 5pm on Thursday 23rd August 2018.

Interview date to be confirmed.