Lecturer in Science

Hours: Part-Time 18.5 hours per week
Salary: Up to £32,475 per annum, depending on experience and qualifications (Pro rata for part-time hours)
Closing date: 16/09/2020

Macclesfield College is a leading provider of Further Education and Higher Education in the North West of England. Macclesfield College is part of a modern, inspiring campus providing education to learners of all ages and abilities. Based in East Cheshire, the College offers free secure campus parking and excellent transport links.
Recognised as a ‘Good’ College at its November 2017 Ofsted inspection. Our mission is simple- “Empowerment through learning”.

Macclesfield College has just been confirmed as the overall best- performing FE institution within the key Cheshire and Warrington sub-region, according to the latest statistics published in the National Achievement Rate Tables.

Furthermore on 5th April 2019, Macclesfield College was proud to be awarded winners of the ‘Business and Education’ category of the East Cheshire Chamber of Commerce Awards.

The Role:

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for an experienced Lecturer in Science on a part time permanent contract working 18.5 hours per week. The successful candidate will work as part of an existing team to support the delivery of high-quality science-based courses across the College including, BTEC level 3, year 1 & 2.

Applicants must possess a Degree or equivalent qualification in Science and a Teaching Qualification to the required national standards. Level 2 in English, Mathematics & ICT qualifications are essential as is a commitment to attainment of student success.

Duties include:

To plan teaching, learning and assessment for college programmes using the appropriate college format to ensure effective learning.

To deliver teaching and learning to at least a consistently good or outstanding standard to achieve high success rates.

To assess accurately learners work both formatively and summatively against appropriate awarding body criteria to ensure learners achieve their qualifications.

To use all appropriate resources effectively to ensure that the learners’ experience results in positive learning outcomes and high professional standards.

To support learners progress through personal tutoring and parent/careers evenings to help learners achieve their full potential and progress appropriately.

For further information about this role and the skills, experience and qualities required, please view the job description and person specification attached to this advert.

The College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

All appointments will be subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check and receipt of satisfactory references.

The College is committed to equality of opportunity. We welcome applicants from all sections of the community, particularly from members of ethnic minority groups.

The post will close at 9am on 16th September 2020.

To apply simply complete and return the applications forms below via email to: recruitment@macclesfield.ac.uk

We look forward to receiving your application.