Lecturer in Criminology

  • Hours of work: 37 hours per week
  • Duration: This post is fixed term until 08 July 2022.
  • Location: Wakefield City Campus

We are looking for an innovative and enthusiastic Criminology specialist to teach Criminology within our successful Sixth Form team.  

With a strong focus on high quality teaching and learning, this is an excellent opportunity to join an established, talented, and supportive Sixth Form team. Our Sixth Form has a strong academic ethos; working towards excellence for our students and helping each individual to achieve their full potential.

We are looking for an outstanding professional to teach and coordinate Level 3 Criminology. You will be passionate about your subject and ensuring students excel by delivering outstanding teaching, learning and assessment, stretching and challenging students to achieve their full potential.

You will hold a degree in Criminology (or related field) and have an excellent record of success in teaching and learning. As well as the ability to work well as part of a team, you should be flexible, highly motivated and fully committed to developing and supporting our students. Prior experience of teaching A Levels/Level 3 is essential.

See what we have to offer and come and join us. You won’t be disappointed.

Benefits include:

  • Generous Annual Leave (37 days annual leave + bank holidays + 5 College closure days)
  • Personal and Professional Development opportunities, including a comprehensive induction and teacher development programme
  • Discounted Metro Card Scheme
  • Good Pension Scheme
  • Access to employee assistance programme
  • Reduced price personal gym membership
  • Access to a wide range of high street discounts (retail, supermarkets and restaurants)
  • Annual Staff Recognition Awards

Closing date: 11.00am on Friday 6 August 2021

Interview date: Date to be confirmed

Transforming lives through learning …

… by enabling young people, adults and employers to fulfil their potential.

Wakefield College is committed to safeguarding the welfare of all students and this post will be subject to Enhanced Disclosure from the DBS. 

We aim to develop a workforce that reflects the diverse community we serve and positively encourage applications from all.