Lecturer in Construction Craft (Carpentry)

Location: Castleford College and Selby College

We have an exciting opportunity for a Lecturer in Carpentry to join our Construction department within Castleford College.  This is a fantastic opportunity to pass on your sector knowledge and experience to our students in order to help support them complete their studies and achieve their goals.

As a Lecturer in Construction, you will provide outstanding teaching to ensure that all learners, post 16 and apprentices within their remit, successfully achieve their highest potential within the time planned. You will contribute to the provision of an excellent learner experience to students on those courses, including retention of the students and the achievement of their qualifications.

The post holder will benefit from a very supportive team of specialists.

We are looking for an enthusiastic professional with high standards who will be fully committed to ensuring our students achieve their full potential. The post holder must be capable of working as a member of a team with a flexible and adaptable approach to work.

As a Lecturer in Construction Multi Skills you should:

  • Be qualified to Level 3 in Craft trade
  • Ideally be qualified or prepared to work towards Level 4 in Construction
  • Hold GCSE’s A* - C (9 - 4) in English and Math’s or equivalent. Where unavailable be prepared to undertake an assessment at interview and be willing to undertake when commencing employment
  • A PGCE or recognised full teaching qualification would be advantageous
  • Have experience of working with 16–18-year-olds, ideally in a teaching capacity

For further details, please refer to the job description and person specification.

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 (pro rata) + bank holidays + 5 College closure days)
    • Generous contributory pension scheme
    • Personal and Professional Development opportunities, including a comprehensive induction and teacher development programme.
    • Discounted Metro Card Scheme
    • Access to Employee Assistance Programme
    • Cycle to Work Scheme
    • Annual Staff Recognition Awards

Closing date: 8th April 2024

Interview date: 19th April 2024

Direct applicants only, no agency CVs or referrals.

The Heart of Yorkshire Education Group 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.

If you are currently living overseas or have lived / worked overseas in the last five years please be aware that you will be required to provide an overseas criminal record check from the country/countries you have worked/resided in if you are the preferred candidate for the post.  Further details of how to obtain the additional check is here: Criminal records checks for overseas applicants - GOV.UK (www.gov.uk)