Programme Lead in Motor Vehicle. Engineering. Full Time. Permanent.
An opportunity has arisen within our large diverse Motor Vehicle Department for an experienced and highly motivated Programme Lead. Applicants are invited from a Motor Vehicle background; ideally able to deliver subjects such as Vehicle Engines, Chassis Systems, Transmission Systems, Electrical and Electrical System Principles of Maintenance, Diagnostics and Repair.
The successful applicant will teach across a range of full and part time programmes to students typically studying at Level 2 to Level 3. Applicants should therefore hold a relevant Level 3 in a Motor Vehicle discipline as a minimum requirement. You will also hold a Level 2 minimum in maths and English (GCSE Grade C or above, GCSE Grade 4 or above or equivalent). Ideally applicants will also hold a recognised teaching qualification, however support is available for exceptional experienced candidates yet to achieve their qualified teacher status.
The Programme Lead role will include working closely with the Programme Area Manager to monitor courses and course data and plan programmes to maximise resource and funding. Ensuring student progress is tracked and maintained on College IT systems, retention and achievement levels are maintained and improved upon are also important features of the Programme Lead's responsibilities, as well as the development and implementation of systems/processes and other improvements to support the management of learning.
Candidates will have a track record of delivering high quality teaching and learning, and experience of leading course provision and coordinating IV are essential together with the ability to appraise courses using a range of quality and performance indicators.
The employment package we offer includes 56 days annual leave (including bank holidays and concessionary days) and membership to the Teachers Pension Scheme (TPS).
For further information about this vacancy or for an informal conversation, please contact Ibrar Raja (Programme Area Manager) on 0 1 1 6 2 2 4 4 0 7 3.
Closing date: 17 January 2021
Interviews: week commencing 25 January 2021
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