The University Centre at Salford City College

Manchester, United Kingdom

Location: Manchester, United Kingdom
Phase: Further Education

About The University Centre at Salford City College

Join us!     

Beacons of educational excellence, transforming the lives of individuals and communities 

  It is great that you are considering joining us so let’s tell you a little bit more about the benefits of working for us!    

The Salford City College Group is made up of three Colleges: Eccles Sixth Form College; Pendleton Sixth Form College; and, Salford City College. Salford City College operates from three sites – CitySkills, Worsley College and FutureSkills @MediaCity.   The College is the only further education college in Salford that provides a wide range of post-16 education and training including 16-19 study programmes, vocational courses for adults, apprenticeships and community learning. The Colleges in Salford have also been offering higher education provision for a number of years.  The provision covers a range of access to higher education, HNC’s/D’s and degrees.  In 2018 the University Centre title was awarded to the college which demonstrates our commitment to growth in this area. The Group enrols circa 9000 students each year and employs a staff body of approximately 600 members who work together to provide positive student experiences and the best outcomes for our learners.     

Salford City College stands out from many other GFE Colleges by employing and remunerating both Teaching & Support Staff on Sixth Form Association Terms & Conditions. We are continually looking for ways to improve the working lives of our staff and seek to build on the progress already made in making Salford City College an exceptional place to be.    

Some of our benefits Include:    

•32 days annual leave entitlement (plus bank holidays) for Support Staff & closure periods of 13 weeks for Teaching Staff    

•Competitive salaries that often exceeding the sector average   

 •Automatic enrolment into a generous employer contribution pension scheme:  The Teachers’ Pension Scheme for Teaching Staff (TPS) Local Government Pension Scheme for Support Staff (LGPS via the Greater Manchester Pension Fund – GMPF)   

 •A range of developmental & career opportunities   

 •Staff Benefits Package with the best discounts and fabulous savings from high-street retailers, holidays and cinemas  

•Various health & wellbeing benefits including discounted gym memberships & confidential staff counselling via CareFirstFamily Friendly & Flexible Working Policies 

If you have any questions regarding your application or working for us, please contact  or telephone 0161 631 5138    

We looking forward to receiving your application!   


Michael Sheehan    


Following an inspection by Ofsted in November 2015, Salford City College has once again been rated as a 'Good' College.    

"Learners on the study programme make very good progress in developing the personal skills and self-confidence that they will need as they progress to their next steps"


Address: Dakota Avenue, Salford, M50 2PU, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 161 631 5000