TRAINEE COLLEGE TEACHER OPPORTUNITY
Training and Qualifications Included
Starting £20,694- £24,330 per annum rising up to £33,895 p.a. plus work/life balance
Are you currently completing a degree/retired/want a career change? Are you an expert in your field wishing to pass on your skills to the next generation?
For ambitious people, teaching is a career that you are passionate about and an opportunity to give something back to a new generation of students. As long as you have worked in industry within the last 18 months, the East Sussex College Group will train and prepare you for a new start. You can give back, inspire others, and gain new skills and open new career opportunities that will only be limited by your ambition. The package includes excellent benefits including an exceptional pension scheme and holidays. With support from our experienced managers, a great work/life balance awaits.
The East Sussex College Group includes campuses in Hastings, Eastbourne, Lewes and Newhaven. Each campus focuses on providing excellent training for all kinds of students, working closely with local employers to understand what skills are in demand today and in the future. ESCG offers various courses from Sixth Form subjects, vocational and professional courses, apprenticeships, International Study Programs and Higher Education The working environment is supportive, friendly, and stimulating. ESCG strategic plan describes staff as being the most precious and valuable asset and promises to invest in them, as clearly stated in the creation and implementation of the People Strategy. Staff turnover is low, mainly due to a motivated staff working together to achieve a common goal. The Group of Colleges are developing a “Teaching Academy” to power up their capacity to meet those needs, especially in the fields of Computer Science, Engineering, Business and Economics, Construction, Science, Biology, Maths and Law.
ABOUT THE JOB
Our commitment is to have you enjoying teaching on your own within 24 months. Candidates will be coached and mentored throughout the training period through to your qualifications - Post Graduate Certificate in Education (PGCE) or Certificate in Education (CertEd). Once qualified you can elect to develop your skills with further training to teach advanced students through to degree level. Our students come from all walks of life, young and old, experienced and inexperienced. The College Group provides a lively and enjoyable environment in which to develop and share your new teaching skills.
Do you have time to commit to studying and attending classes at the ESCG University sites in Hastings and/or Eastbourne? The course is innovative and taught by a very experienced team, digital innovations are integrated, and best practice is taught. The course does require you to commit and allow additional time for reading and reflective study.
ABOUT THE CANDIDATE
You will have a relevant qualification in your subject area and have at least 2 years recent working experience in your discipline. You will be an outstanding communicator and have an equal capacity to both talk and listen. Otherwise, all you need is the capacity to learn new skills and an enthusiasm to share your knowledge and experience with an equally enthusiastic group of students.
If you are interested and you want to make a difference and start something new, please call below contact persons for further details.
This post is subject to a DBS check.
Closing date: Friday, 24 July 2020
East Sussex College Group 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.