Art & Design Lecturer: Maternity Cover
(Part-time, fixed term August 2021 to November 2021 with possibility of extending)
We are an ambitious, forward looking college with high aspirations for our learners. We are looking to appoint a Creative Arts Lecturer (Art & Design Specialist) to lead and teach across our Art & Design study programmes at BCA.
The Successful applicant will have the ability to deliver a range of practical art disciplines and theories, including textiles, print-making, mixed-media, and 3D or graphic design, and will have a collaborative approach to working with other Creative Arts staff and students. Applicants should have good availability and experience of working with Level 2 and Level 3 vocational learners.
We are looking for a highly motivated, enthusiastic and versatile lecturer with a proven track record in Art and Design at FE level.
Responsibilities will include planning, teaching and assessing students. You should have a relevant qualification and experience of teaching in a classroom setting is desirable. We are looking for an adaptable, resourceful excellent communicator, who will be able to work as part of a team and have strong IT skills.
The hours for this role are 29.6 hours per week, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday 8.30am - 5.00pm.
BCA is a popular and expanding FE college with a strong land-based heritage. We have an excellent record of academic and pastoral achievement and pride ourselves in creating a caring and respectful ethos where every student is important. If you have excellent organisational skills, can prioritise your workload and are an active listener who encourages development and champions achievement, you’ll thrive in this learner-focused role.
To apply for this exciting role, please read the attached job description and complete the application form which can be downloaded from FE jobs or found under ‘How to Apply’ on the ‘Work For Us’ page of our website. Completed applications forms can be uploaded directly by selecting ‘Apply Now’ or emailed to the HR Department. For any queries, please contact the HR team who will be happy to help you. We look forward to hearing from you!
Closing date: Sunday 30th May 2021
Interview Date: w/c 7th June 2021
Reasons to join us
● Generous holiday entitlement & pension scheme
● A wide range of learning & career opportunities
● Employee Assistance Programme (EAP)
● Tax free childcare, cycle to work and local business employee corporate discount schemes
● Free onsite parking
● Various health & wellbeing benefits (including free use of the College Gym)
Commitment to Safeguarding
BCA is committed to equal opportunities for all whilst safeguarding and promoting the welfare of students; all posts are subject to enhanced DBS checks.
BCA (Berkshire College of Agriculture) is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.We particularly welcome applications from under represented groups including ethnicity, gender, transgender, age, disability, sexual orientation or religion.