Business Studies Lecturer (Supply)

About us:

Gower College Swansea is one of the largest colleges in Wales with a strong reputation for high quality teaching and learning. We have six campuses across the city with over 4,500 full time learners and 10,000 part time learners. We currently have a turnover of over £50 million making us a major employer in the region with approximately 1,000 staff.

At Gower College Swansea we are passionate about investing in our staff and looking after their wellbeing to ensure they feel supported in work and also at home.

The role:

The Learning Area of Business and Technology is seeking to appoint experienced, talented and highly motivated bank Lecturers to join our Business Studies department.

  • £16.62 - £32.71 per hour (dependent on qualifications and experience)
  • You will have no fixed working hours, and will work on an ad hoc basis/provide sickness cover or temporary cover
  • You will be paid a month in arrears e.g. any hours that you work in May, will be paid in June, and so forth.
  • Tycoch & Gorseinon Campus.

About you:

With experience of teaching Business in a post-16 setting, applicants should possess a relevant degree and hold/have a willingness to work towards a recognised teaching qualification.

Applicants will have a commitment to continuous improvement, contribute to curriculum developments and assist with the effective planning within courses. The ideal candidate will deliver high quality teaching and learning to include effective use of ILT, creating a positive environment to enable all learners to reach their full potential in terms of academic, social and personal development.

A clear and confident communicator, with effective organisational skills and the ability to work as part of successful subject teams contributing to the achievement of overall targets for successful retention and completion. The successful candidate will deliver on Level 2/3 BTEC Business programmes, A Level Business Studies and the Advanced Skills Challenge Certificate is highly desirable.

Benefits for you:

  • Access to an Employee Assistance Programme which provides a 24/7 counselling service
  • Access to staff fitness trainer/nutritionist/exercise classes
  • Discounted Sport Centre gym membership for £60 per year
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We welcome applications from individuals regardless of age, gender, ethnicity, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, socio-economic background, religion and/or belief. We particularly welcome applications from groups currently underrepresented within our organisation.

If you wish to continue your application journey using Welsh Language, please visit our Cymraeg site. We encourage Welsh Language applications as we recognise the importance of delivering services in Welsh, and the need to grow our bilingual workforce.

Gower College Swansea is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. Appointments are subject to an enhanced DBS check and require registration with the Education Workforce Council for Wales.

Please note that we are expecting a high volume of applicants for this vacancy. If we do, we may close the post before the specified date, therefore an early application is recommended.

Full-Time Equivalent Salary: £24,049 - £47,331 per annum dependent on qualifications and experience.


For further information about the role including job description and application form please visit the vacancies section of our website via the apply link.