Leeds City College

Vocational Teacher

Leeds, West Yorkshire
£26,090 - £28,505 per annum
10 Dec 2018
03 Jan 2019
Job Level
Contract Type
Full Time

Leeds City College is one of the UK’s largest FE establishments with around 1200 employees and over 35,000 students. Offering a diverse curriculum within a vibrant and multicultural learning environment, our goal is to deliver excellent and innovative education which supports and inspires every student to achieve their ambitions.

We require a vocational teacher for dynamic and fast-paced teaching environment at Leeds City College's newest campus, The Foundry. Catering for learners in our alternative provision aged from 14 - 19 years of age, you will have some experience of working with SEMH learners and managing challenging behaviour, as well as supporting learners with a range of learning needs and abilities.

You will need to be flexible, resilient and patient and have excellent communication skills, with the ability to build trust and rapport with young people in order to be able to fully support their development and learning. 

You will be teaching the Level 1 BTEC in Vocational Studies, being predominantly classroom based, but equally you may have a vocational specialism that can extend learning beyond the classroom (for example construction, public services, art and design, sport or enterprise).

We welcome applications from qualified teachers, but would also consider applications from those currently working towards or willing to work towards a teaching qualification.

Leeds City College is committed to Equality of Opportunity (ensuring everyone is treated fairly) and safeguarding children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All successful applicants are required to complete an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Services (DBS) check as well as mandatory pre-employment checks which may also include checking social media profiles. We positively welcome applications from all sections of the community.

Please apply via the link.