FE Lecturer in Functional Skills Maths and English

Buxton, Derbyshire and Leek Staffordshire
£29,619 to £40,931 per annum
30 Sep 2022
16 Oct 2022
Job Level
Job Function
Academic Support
Contract Type
Full Time

Location:  Buxton and Leek College

Challenging, interesting and constantly changing, the University of Derby is an exceptional place to learn and an incredibly rewarding place to work.

Ours is an extraordinary educational environment and because we specialise in identifying and developing individual potential, you can be confident you'll receive all the help and encouragement you need to build a rewarding career with lots of opportunities to progress.

Our combined higher and further education offering is spread over campuses in Derby, Buxton, Leek and Chesterfield and we have some of the best university facilities in the UK, investing more than £200 million in facilities in the last 10 years.

We achieve outstanding results for our teaching and research and with more than 34,000 people choosing to study with us every year, we depend on the dedication of a team of 2,200 academic and professional services staff.

Financially strong and seriously ambitious we offer our employees a family-friendly, rewarding career with lots of opportunities to progress.

About the role

Buxton and Leek College, is part of The University of Derby, we are graded as a 'Good' College by Ofsted, you will be working with colleagues in an award winning, outstanding team, who take pride in supporting learners achieve their maths and English qualifications.

Buxton and Leek College have a unique opportunity for a Lecturer in Functional Maths and English to join an award winning 'Outstanding' Team delivering Functional Skills Maths and/or English to post 16 learners.

You will be experienced in delivering Functional Skills Maths and/or English to study programme students, apprentices and adults. Detailed knowledge of the appropriate qualifications and examination process is required. Delivering mainly at Leek and Buxton campus with a willingness to deliver at Derby campus and externally (if required).

If you would prefer an informal discussion before applying, please contact Lyndsey Mollison - l.mollison@blc.ac.uk

If you are successful, you will be required to undertake a Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. The post for which you are applying is exempt from Section 4(2) of the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 requiring any spent convictions to be declared. Any information you provide will be treated in confidence and only used when considering your suitability for the post.

To enable us to process your DBS check please ensure you are able to supply the documentation listed on the DBS website at interview stage.

Please note that unfortunately, this role will not attract sufficient points to obtain a sponsored Skilled Worker visa under the UK Visas & Immigration points-based immigration system; however, applications are welcome from candidates who do not currently have the right to work in the UK, but who would be eligible to obtain a valid visa via another route. Please consult the Home office website for further information.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and vulnerable adults and expect everyone who works for us to also share this commitment and to treat people with courtesy and respect.

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