FE Sessional Lecturer in British Sign Language

Buxton, Derbyshire and Leek Staffordshire
£25.31 per hour
09 Feb 2024
29 Feb 2024
Subject Area
Job Level
Job Function
Academic Support
Contract Type
Part Time

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 & Leek College is currently seeking an exceptional British Sign Language Tutor to plan and deliver a range of British Sign Language programmes, primarily teaching adults on an evening programme for entry level and Level 1. The successful candidate will have British Sign Language Level 4 or above, combined with experience of engaging with learners to support high quality learning outcomes.

Actual days and hours will be described in a 'Schedule of Work'

For informal enquiries please contact Sam Knowles, Senior Curriculum Leader (High Needs) at s.knowles@blc.ac.uk.

For enquiries regarding your application and for sponsorship eligibility, please contact the recruitment team via recruitment@derby.ac.uk

Buxton and Leek College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. This post is subject is subject to a Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. An enhanced DBS check will be required, depending on the nature of the role. 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.

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