FE Sessional Lecturer in Operational/Departmental Manager Apprenticeship

Buxton, Derbyshire
£25.31 per hour
20 Feb 2024
10 Mar 2024
Job Level
Lecturer, Manager
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

As part of Buxton and Leek College, our Apprenticeships Hub offers Operational Departmental Manager Apprenticeships at Level 5!  We are offering an exciting opportunity for a motivated and proactive individual to join the Hub as a Operational/Departmental Manager - Lecturer who will be teaching the Level 5 ILM qualifications.

You'll support the practical technical and vocational learning for our apprentices, supporting their individual learning needs and monitoring their progress both in the workplace and on our College sites. You'll plan the delivery of the apprenticeship standards, assessing and preparing the apprentices for their End Point Assessment. You will also fully engage with and carry out all safeguarding responsibilities as required by the role.

The ideal candidate will have Industrial expertise in the Business/Management sector alongside a relevant vocational qualification at Level 5 or higher. We have the opportunity to support individuals who wish to gain their teaching qualification and welcome applications from people looking to start a career in education.

You will be teaching and visiting apprentices in the workplace therefore will require a driving licence to undertake this role. Actual hours and days will be described in a ‘Schedule of Work’.

For further information and informal enquiries regarding the role, please contact Stephanie Traynor, Operations Manager - Apprenticeships, at s.traynor@blc.ac.uk.

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

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.

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.

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