Lecturer - Foundation Learning (14 -16)


  • Access to Additional Annual Leave
  • Access to NUS/TOTUM Discount
  • Employee Assistance Helpline


664 Nuthall Road, Basford, Nottingham, NG8 6AQ

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Your future is here

A place to inspire

In a teaching role at Nottingham College you will play a vital part in helping thousands of people reach their potential. We are Nottingham’s College and together, we make a positive difference to our learners, to our communities and to each other. We’re building better futures, for others and for ourselves. Our teachers bring experience, flair, industry connections, passion and care to their roles and in return we invest in them. Here, you have the freedom to work in a way that suits you, the support to thrive and the opportunity to shape your career.

Who we need

We are looking for a lecturer for specific delivery to 14 to 16 year old students within our Foundation Learning department and who has experience of teaching, learning and assessment with this cohort of students, ideally but not essential, within a further educational setting. You will have knowledge and understanding of working with 14 to 16 year olds and be able to evidence your achievements with this cohort. You will be dedicated, enthusiastic and innovative to join our outstanding faculty area. The successful applicant will be able to deliver accredited qualifications at Entry 3 and Level 1, inc. Maths & English. You will be professional, responsible and confident lecturer who has the skills to inspire both students and colleagues alike, and the ability to innovatively create and deliver and achieve for our young people.

The post holds the potential for the right candidate to continue further opportunities beyond the fixed term period.

What you’ll bring

With previous experience of teaching, you’ll have a practical, but creative approach that generates outstanding lessons that fully engage and inspire students, with ability to create innovative methods of learning that will support students' and prepare them for progression to higher level learning and training.

For this role we are looking for people who:

  • Have experience of delivery to 14 to 16 year olds and passionate about teaching in FE sector.
  • Able to create and deliver outstanding teaching, learning and assessment.
  • Are committed to ensuring all our students make the best progress possible.
  • Are able to work in a demanding and changing environment

For further details on this post which the job description and person specification cannot answer for you, please contact Mark Johnson (Head of Faculty for SLDD & Foundation Learning) mark.johnson@nottinghamcollege.ac.uk

Interviews / Assessments are planned for: 15 May 2024

A place to belong

Join a diverse, vibrant community of over 1,300 staff and feel welcome from day one. Whether it’s enjoying a cuppa and a chat at our Wellness Cafes, collaborating with your colleagues or making the most of the facilities on our campuses, this is a place you can feel involved, connected and supported. With an attractive benefits package including 45 days annual leave, flexible working opportunities, access to a generous pension scheme and perks package, this is a place where you will feel valued and where you can grow and develop. It’s a place where you can share your ideas, work with people from all kinds of backgrounds and together, make a positive difference.

Be a part of a dynamic and diverse team that thrives on innovation, creativity, and outstanding outcomes. Our aim is for our workforce to mirror the rich diversity of the individuals and communities we serve, creating an environment where a range of experiences, skills, and viewpoints are valued. Within our inclusive workplace, everyone is given the opportunity to belong. As part of this we are happy to consider any reasonable adjustments that successful candidates may need.

Nottingham College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the wellbeing of our students and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Background checks including employer references and an enhanced DBS check will be required for this role.

For further information about the role please visit the vacancies section of our website via the apply link.