Programme Leader - Secondment

Location
Perth, Perth and Kinross
Salary
Secondment Applicants Current Salary
Posted
18 Apr 2019
Closes
02 May 2019
Ref
Programme Leader Secondment
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Hours
Full Time

Perth College UHI is one of Scotland’s leading Colleges of Further and Higher Education, and a large partner in Scotland’s newest University, the University of the Highlands and Islands. 

Perth College UHI are seeking an experienced and GTCS registered teacher of Home Economics as an Education Lecturer and Programme Lead for our Undergraduate Honours Degree in Food, Nutrition and Textiles Education. This innovative new degree provides the only undergraduate route to a teaching qualification for Secondary Home Economics in Scotland. The degree was developed in consultation with the profession to provide graduates to address the national shortage in Home Economics teachers. The programme recruits directly into year 1 and via an HNC in Professional Cookery into year 2. The first students began in August 2018 and the first semester has brought positive feedback from students and schools. The postholder will have responsibility for the further development and teaching of the degree. The college are seeking an inspiring teacher of Home Economics with evidence of leading curricular innovation in school and ensuring success for pupils in SQA exams. 

Closing date:  2nd May 2019

This post undertakes regulated work with children and a Protecting Vulnerable Groups (PVG) Scheme check is required. A check will be made against the list of those barred from working with children. 

If you require further information please contact Mahri Dinning on 01738 877621 mahri.dinning.perth@uhi.ac.uk 

Please apply via the link.