Telford College

Computing Lecturer

Location
Telford, Shropshire
Salary
£ 23,490 - £ 35,245
Posted
15 May 2019
Closes
04 Jun 2019
Ref
VN358
Job Level
Lecturer
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

The purpose of this role is to:

  • Deliver outstanding Computing provision to a wide range of full-time learners, through an exceptional student experience leading to positive achievement outcomes.
  • Undertake a range of administrative and development duties that contributes to improving standards and achievements and the learner experience.

The successful applicant will be expected to:

  • Deliver and teach L1 to HND to agreed success targets.
  • Regularly review and monitor the attendance and progress of learners and follow up as required to ensure learners achieve their targets. 
  • Carry out, collate and feedback initial and/or diagnostic assessments to identify students ILP and support as required, providing differentiated learning strategies to enable students to achieve their primary learning goal. 
  • Provide assignment and assessment material appropriate to each specific programme. 
  • Evaluate and assess (formative and summative) the work of learners in relation to the curriculum criteria and provide timely constructive and helpful learner feedback.
  • Maintain quality systems related to the teaching of Computing including designing work schemes, lesson plans, assessment plans and assessment activities.
  • Update and maintain electronic documentation to support teaching and learning, assessment and tracking of learner progress. 
  • Attend curriculum meetings and contribute to the continual quality improvement mechanisms (e.g. maintenance of course files, timely updating of ILPs on ProMonitor). 
  • Develop quality resources (including e-resources) which support the development of Computing.
  • Actively develop and use new technology in teaching, learning and assessment. 
  • Prepare and enter learners for exams in a timely basis. 
  • Liaise with the Curriculum area and Learner Manager including attending IV and standardisation meetings. 
  • Actively support the embedding of Computing into vocational area and participate in curriculum development regarding the teaching and learning of Computing. 
  • Keep up to date with current developments and adapt to changes in Computing.
  • Share in responsibility for ensuring good standards of student’s behaviour and take appropriate disciplinary action when liaising with course tutors. 
  • Take an active part in the recruitment of learners providing appropriate advice and guidance, including events outside of normal working hours. 
  • Liaise whenever appropriate with feeder schools and support agencies.
  • Contribute to the advice and guidance and assessment of prospective learners, e.g. student interviews and open days.
  • Contribute to course marketing activities.

Closing date: 4th June 2019
Interview date: 12th June 2019

Please apply via the link.