MidKent College is at the heart of the education sector in South East England, and a College which Ofsted recognised as Good for overall effectiveness, in a November 2018 inspection.
As a progressive student-centred College, we are now looking for a Lecturer to join our Higher Education department specialising in Construction and Civil Engineering.
If you are passionate about education, and can inspire those around you, we'd love to hear from you.
Details of the role
The successful candidate will co-ordinate designated study programme delivery activities for the College, including delivery of high quality teaching, responsibility for day to day operational issues, exams and time tabling, ensuring a consistent approach is maintained.
You will inspire and motivate students through outstanding teaching and learning that stretches and challenges students. You should be passionate about your area of teaching and be enthusiastic about developing students. This will be underpinned by regular target setting and progress monitoring.
This post is due to start in January 2021 with interviews being held in September 2020.
You will have previous experience of teaching and assessing on a wide range of relevant courses within Construction and or Civil Engineering including Level 4 to Level 6 higher education qualifications. The successful candidate will have relevant qualifications in either Construction, Civil Engineering or a similar field. These qualification will need to be to minimum level of that of an MSc or PHD to enable teaching across our wide curriculum. We are looking for teaching practitioners with skills in subjects such as Building Technology, Building Construction, Measurement, BIM, Science & Materials, Management Applications, Maths, 2D/3D CAD and, where possible, Surveying. Work experience, ideally current, in your subject area would also be advantageous.
You will be an enthusiastic team member who is flexible and willing to work under pressure. Some evening work may be required when teaching specific groups.
Commitment to Safeguarding
We are committed to the safeguarding of all our students and staff. This means everyone who works here is required to actively protect them from preventable harm. Our recruitment and selection process includes background checks which will be undertaken on the successful applicant, including an enhanced DBS, and in your application you are required to demonstrate how you meet the Colleges requirements on safeguarding.
Commitment to Equal Opportunities
As a proud user of the disability confident scheme the College is committed to equal opportunities and celebrates the diversity of staff and students. As part of our commitment to the scheme, we guarantee to interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for a vacancy.
We welcome applications from anyone wishing to work flexibly and those considering a return to work from a career break.
MidKent College 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.