Lecturer in Business

Job Details

Job Title: Lecturer in Business

Job Description:

Salary: £24,697 – £37,259 (per annum)

Contract Type: Permanent

Hours: 37 hours per week

Location: Chester Campus

We are seeking a Lecturer in Business to join our team.

This is an excellent opportunity for an innovative and inspiring Lecturer to provide learners with an outstanding learning experience on a range of Business courses including A levels, BTEC and T levels. This post is open to both experienced teachers and those aspiring to become a teacher.

Starting in September 2022, this role will be based at our Chester Campus.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Prepare and teach on a range of Business courses;
  • Contribute to aspirational teaching, learning and assessment; and
  • Keep accurate records for learners’ progress.

Key Person Specification Requirements:

  • Degree in Business (or equivalent) in relevant discipline;
  • PGCE or commitment to work towards;
  • Proven experience of teaching Business in an FE or school setting;
  • Knowledge and understanding of awarding body standards and requirements;
  • Understanding of equality, diversity and inclusion in work and the learning environment; and
  • Enhanced DBS check.

We welcome applications from Newly Qualified Teachers/Early Career Teachers (NQT/ECT) and from current industry practitioners who do not have a teaching qualification. Anyone joining the College will be part of a Lecturer Development Programme which provides staff with a range of support and training based on previous experience and individual need. The programme will offer a range of support and development opportunities, including inductions related to all College systems and processes, an assigned curriculum mentor and regular 1-2-1 support from the Quality team. Industry experts who do not currently hold a teaching qualification will be supported to complete a L4 Certificate in Education and Training and will have opportunities to complete a L5 Diploma in Education and Training.

The full details of the Lecturer Development Programme can be found here [link].

Please see attached Job Description and Person Specification for full details.

Benefits:

  • Financial support offered to obtain your teacher qualification;
  • Competitive salary;
  • Pension scheme;
  • 35 days holiday (plus bank holidays);
  • College ‘Count Me In’ social platform;
  • Onsite fitness and childcare facilities;
  • Onsite Costa, Café, shop, restaurants, hair and beauty salon; and
  • Free onsite parking.

If you’re interested in this new opportunity, you can apply by sending a completed application form to recruitment@ccsw.ac.uk by 9am on 26 April 2022

The selection process will take place on the 12 May 2022.

About Us

Cheshire College – South & West is the largest provider of post-16 education in the region, offering exciting opportunities to over 11,000 learners and 1,000 Apprentices, who all have access to world-class facilities as a result of a £120m investment in the latest technology and real working environments, at modern Campuses in Crewe, Ellesmere Port and Chester.

Cheshire College is a dynamic, high quality and financially robust College, which provides learners with the skills, experience and qualifications that will prepare them for their future career or higher-level study, encouraging them to become confident individuals who will make valuable contributions to businesses and the local economy.

There is a fantastic atmosphere at our three Campuses in Crewe, Ellesmere Port and Chester, providing an environment to get involved in exciting activities and an opportunities for learners to make new friends.

Chester Campus

Our impressive facilities are the perfect place for learners to meet new friends and be immersed in an environment that is ideal for learning. As well as our modern classrooms, the Chester Campus boasts:

  • Impressive Art and Design Workshops;
  • Science Laboratories;
  • Motor Vehicle Workshop with four vehicle ramps;
  • Strong links with local Employers such as Vauxhall Motors, SP Energy Networks, Ecolab and Unilever to ensure learners have access to work placements and industry professionals; and
  • Access to 4K video recording equipment and specialist software applications

Cheshire College South and West is an equal opportunities employer and is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  Successful applicants will be required to provide a DBS Disclosure.

Location: Chester

Salary: £24,697 - £37,259 (per annum)

Closing Date: 26/04/2022 9:00 am

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