Programme Tutor in Public Services

John Pietrzak, Head of Sport and Financial, Professional and Public Services, says “We are excited to advertise this post, in our search for a an ambitious tutor who can become an integral team player, supporting our journey towards becoming the best place to work and the best place to learn. This is an exciting time within our journey; we are a growing team in terms of student recruitment, we have recently moved into our new premises whilst the college has recently released our new strategic plan providing a clear direction of travel. If you feel like you are able to add value to our team and support this journey, we very much look forward to receiving your application”

Oldham College is a medium sized general further education college, with a turnover of almost £25m. It has one main campus in the centre of town, and this in the third phases of a £40m redevelopment which began in 2012.   Higher education is taught on a second, dedicated campus, a short walk away.   The College delivers a full range of work related education and training, including 16-18 programmes of study, T levels, apprenticeships, adult learning and higher education.  It has over 5000 full-time students and 600 undergraduates.   

The College is in the top quartile for 16-18 programmes of study and English GCSE resits, and in apprenticeship provision, but is the second highest performing provider Greater Manchester. The quality of its higher education provision is better than many established universities. 

The Role:

The job role involves the delivery of teaching, learning and assessment across Level 1, 2 and 3 BTEC Protective Services qualifications. Your main delivery will be the fitness elements of the programmes, although this can be negotiated for the right candidate.

As well as the delivery of units across varied levels, you will also be tasked with providing pastoral care to a minimum of 2 cohorts of students. Within which you will be required to form strong working relationships with students and parents alike driving good attendance to all components of our study programs in the pursuit of outstanding student outcomes.

Further details including a Person Specification are included within the attached Job Description.

The role will require you to embed and work to the college’s values; working with Integrity, having Ambition to help our learners succeed and being Inclusive to learners and colleagues alike.

Closing date of 11th August 2022

For further information about the role including job description and application form please visit the vacancies section of our website via the apply link.