Lecturer in Sport

Hours: Full time - 37 hours weekly
Salary: £24,641 to £32,475 per annum
Closing date: 24/01/2020

About Us:

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 in 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:

This is an exciting opportunity to be part of the Sports department at Macclesfield College and to create a ‘centre of excellence’ with our new football academies, including Macclesfield Town Football Club. We want the successful candidate to have recent football coaching and teaching experience within the sector, and to be a driving force working alongside football clubs to deliver exciting provision to our football academy learners both within the College, and at external venues in the Stockport area.

The post will involve the marketing, delivery and assessment of a range of courses across the

Sports curriculum from Level 2 to Level 4. You will also be required to have some course leadership and internal verification responsibilities, as well as liaising with local/regional football clubs as part of our football academies.

The candidates existing excellent skills will be maintained by the colleges continuous professional development programme.

Competitive salary and excellent benefits including:

  • Recently Ofsted graded Good, now on our journey to Outstanding
  • 40 days holiday (FTE), bank holidays and Christmas shutdown
  • Excellent onsite facilities including Costa Coffee, Starbucks, gym, hair and beauty salon, and an onsite nursery
  • Investment in our employees CPD at the College with a comprehensive timetable of training and development alongside coaching and mentoring from our experienced Beacon Teachers
  • Free secure campus parking and excellent transport links

 

Applicants must possess a degree or equivalent appropriate qualification, 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.

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 satisfactory references.

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

The post will close at 9.00am on Friday 24th January 2020

 

Contact Details: For any further details contact Human Resources – Macclesfield College on: 01625 410007, Email: recruitment@macclesfield.ac.uk