Nottingham College

Advanced Practitioner

Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Band 7, £28,001.00 - £34,300.00 per annum
19 Oct 2020
06 Nov 2020
Subject Area
Teacher Training
Contract Type
Full Time


  • Access to the Local Government Pension Scheme
  • Kia Car Scheme
  • Annual Travel Passes Scheme
  • Cycle to Work Scheme
  • Access to Additional Annual Leave
  • Discounts
  • Access to NUS/TOTUM Discount
  • Employee Assistance Helpline


  • Varied Nottingham College Campuses

We are looking to appoint a number of dynamic and committed Advanced Practitioners to work as part of the Teaching and Learning Team and drive improvements within their Faculty. This is an exciting opportunity to be part of an innovative and forward thinking team, working towards creating a culture of excellence, placing pedagogy, teaching, learning and assessment at the core of everything we do.

Contract: 37 hours per week, Permanent (1 year secondment would be considered for internal applicants)

We are looking to recruit subject specialist Advanced Practitioners to support the Faculties of Construction and Engineering (STEM including automotive, engineering, construction and built environment, Academic and Progression (including A levels, GCSE and business), and Creative arts Art and Design, Performance, Fashion, Media and Computing and support the development of teaching, learning and assessment.

The role will be focused on developing teachers, working closely with individuals and teams to support professional practice through coaching, project leadership and innovation within their Faculties and Cross College, and will also involve a caseload of teaching to maintain currency in teaching practice.

The role will be line managed by the Faculty Head and will also involve working closely Curriculum Managers to establish proactive and inspiring TLA development activities both within their Faculty and across the College. The team will work alongside the Head of Teaching and Learning to lead change and improvements in a wide variety of ways as well as nurture a culture of excellence in all aspects of TLA. The intention is to create an exceptional learning experience for all students across all provisions. Advanced practitioners will also be the key link between external TLA and current thinking across the sector and will be required share their skills and expertise across the whole college through leading on a range of cross college projects, initiatives and CPD opportunities.

If you are excited by the challenges and opportunities available, we would like to hear from you. If you wish to discuss the post further, please do not hesitate to contact in order to arrange an informal discussion with the Head of Teaching and Learning.

The post will be shortlisted against the essential and desirable criteria at application stage from the person specification. Please ensure that you have a look at this specification attached to the Role Profile and complete your application directly from this, as these specifications are an integral part of the selection process.

Interviews/assessments are planned for TBC

Nottingham College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the wellbeing of our students and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Background checks including employer references and an enhanced DBS check will be required for this role.