University Centre Croydon is seeking two highly motivated and student-focused lecturers to teach on our FdA and BA (Hons) Public Health and Social Care programmes. Our students come from diverse backgrounds and the programmes offers access to a wide range of career options.
The posts would be suitable for experienced Further Education lecturers, with post-graduate qualifications, who wish to teach at a more advanced level.
Applicants should have a background in a Public Health or Social Care related profession, with a first degree and post graduate qualification in a relevant discipline.
Successful candidates will be expected to teach at across a number of modules which are likely to include:
An Introduction to Practice / Risk Assessment (Level 4)
Ethical Issues in Care and Decision Making and Professional Practice (Level 5)
and Managing Services and Global Issues in Health (Level 6). The posts will also involve carrying out student placement visits, and acting as a personal tutor to a group of students.
Applicants should have completed or be working towards a recognised teaching qualification. Knowledge of Higher Education Public Health and /or Social Care programmes, as well as tutoring experience, is preferred. Candidates should also be able to evidence effective teaching, learning and assessment from a minimum level 3, and have successful experience of setting high quality assessments.
The successful candidates will need to be enthusiastic, organised and flexible. Good IT and interpersonal skills, a willingness to work collaboratively within a small but expanding team, and the ability to provide high quality student support are essential.
In return we offer generous leave, opportunity to join the Teachers’ Pension Scheme and a commitment to your continuing personal development and training in an environment that encourages excellence, creativity and diversity.
Closing date: 18th July 2019
Interview date: 24th July 2019
These posts are subject to an enhanced disclosure via the Disclosure & Barring Service.
CVs are not accepted.
We encourage applications from all sectors of the community, to reflect our diverse student population.
Croydon 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.