Lecturer in Wood Trades (Truro)
£24,586 - £36,508 per annum
Appointment from: September 2020
Are you an expert in Wood Trades? Are you a qualified teacher or looking to become one? If yes, then we’re looking for you…
We are one of the highest performing colleges nationally on all courses at all levels, rated Ofsted ‘Outstanding’ and a TEF Gold provider. Our current Construction provision consists of full time courses and apprenticeships from entry level to advanced in the majority of trade areas including: Painting and Decorating, Maintenance Operations, Bricklaying, Plastering, Architectural Joinery & Site Carpentry.
The successful candidates will potentially be teaching and assessing on Carpentry and Joinery courses, both full time and apprenticeships including level 1 Carpentry and Joinery, Bench Joinery, Site Carpentry and on elements of Maintenance Operations related to Carpentry and Joinery. We are looking to expand our provision in Construction therefore an interest in promoting new courses and expanding existing provision would be advantageous.
We are seeking to appoint experienced, qualified tradespeople who are lively and enthusiastic, who can contribute significantly to the programme area. Previous experience of teaching and assessing on the above courses would be an advantage. Applicants should have at least five years relevant industry experience and a trade related level 3 qualification. Teaching qualifications plus assessor and/or verifier awards would also be desirable. The individuals appointed will also act as tutors to groups of students and will share responsibility for course development, management and review in the area.
If you are not a qualified teacher already this should not deter you from applying. For example, if you are an experienced industry professional, looking for a career change, then funding may be available to support teacher training.
Interviews are likely to be held: Week Commencing 15 June 2020.
CLOSING DATE: 12 NOON, THURSDAY 4 JUNE 2020
Curriculum Vitae are not accepted, Application Forms only.
Successful candidates will be notified within 4 weeks of the closing date.
We offer a generous package with benefits including 37 days annual leave plus bank holidays and College closure days, teacher pension scheme, relocation package, free on-site parking and a variety of on-site benefits and discounts.
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.