Milton Keynes College

Subject Leader - English

Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
£32,000.00 - £37,000.00 Per Annum
09 Sep 2019
20 Sep 2019
Subject Area
Job Level
Contract Type
Full Time

We have an exciting opportunity for an experienced English Lecturer to join our English and Maths faculty.

The English department is a versatile team that delivers inspiring and engaging lessons across the whole College. We work closely with the curriculum areas in order to create sessions that relate directly to the students’ vocational qualifications. We deliver excellent courses to meet the needs of around 1500 students on campus whilst maintaining a supportive and inclusive environment. We already have a Curriculum Innovation Leader who works at the forefront of staff development and curriculum structure ensuring that the English team are spearheading excellent delivery of the latest specifications to equip our students with the relevant skills to thrive and achieve.

The successful candidate will be a talented, highly motivated and enthusiastic Functional Skills & GCSE English tutor that will contribute to the delivery of our ambitious vision within the English team. The ideal candidate will have the ability and drive to inspire diverse groups of young people to achieve their full potential.

Candidates should have a relevant professional qualification and experience of teaching English in a classroom setting. You will be able to demonstrate the ability to motivate students through the use of varied teaching and learning strategies with an emphasis on student progression and differentiation.

Location: Chaffron Way and Bletchley Campus

As a successful candidate you will have

  • A strong track record of good or better teaching and learning delivery across a range of levels, attaining high quality student outcomes.
  • A degree or equivalent qualification in an English related subject.
  • A recognised higher level teaching qualification.
  • Strong curriculum knowledge, subject leadership and team working that delivers multiple and diverse teaching methods
  • An ability to engage and motivate students to deliver high performance outcomes in a further education environment.

More about the College

Milton Keynes College is proud to be an open and inclusive general Further Education College welcoming learners of all levels and delivering an exceptional educational experience. The College offers a broad range of qualifications with more than 3,000 16 – 18-year-old full-time students studying vocational courses, apprenticeships and Higher Education at our campuses in Milton Keynes. In addition, the College delivers employability and skills training programmes to 3,000 people in local community learning centres. For nearly 30 years, we have worked with offenders in both custody, and the wider community. We work with 19 prisons across England; this includes 13 prisons which make up the Long Term High Security Estate, and 6 category B, C & D men’s prisons.

Milton Keynes College is a committed safer recruitment employer in line with Keeping Children Safe in Education.

We take extreme care in ensuring the safety and welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. All positions therefore undergo a thorough on boarding process to include DBS for all positions.

Please apply via the link.