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Full Time Lecturer in Mechanical Services

Full Time Lecturer in Mechanical Services

Leeds College of Building

Leeds College of Building

  • Expired
Job type:
Full Time, Permanent
Apply by:
8 November 2017

Job overview



Ref: 0041

Hours: 37 

Salary:  £29088 - £33693

Leeds College of Building is the UK’s only specialist further education construction college and we have an excellent reputation for providing quality education in Construction and the Built Environment.

We are looking for a qualified trade professional willing to share their knowledge and skills with young people and adults. You should have mechanical services industry experience working in a gas installation and maintenance environment. 

You should also hold a relevant NVQ Level 3 or equivalent qualification in Gas, Plumbing, Heating & Ventilation or Service and Maintenance and hold current ACS gas qualifications. Possession of, or willingness to achieve, a level 2 qualification (i.e. GCSE grade A*-C) in English Language and Maths is essential.

A willingness to undertake teaching and assessing qualifications will be essential and experience of working in a teaching/training capacity is desirable.

In return we offer an excellent benefits package which, for this post, includes an excellent pension scheme (Teachers Pensions), free parking at all of our College sites on a first come first served basis, family friendly policies and opportunities for training and development.

Please note that all applications should be completed online. Please visit the vacancies section of our website at CV’s will not be accepted. 

Closing date:  Wednesday 8th November 2017 at 4pm

Please note this position is subject to a Disclosure and Barring Service check. 

The College is committed to safeguarding children, young people and vulnerable adults. It is also committed to the ‘Prevent Duty’ and the requirement to prevent people being drawn into terrorism and expects all staff to share these commitments.

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About Leeds College of Building


Following incorporation on 1 April 1993, the College became independent of the Local Education Authority and is now mainly funded, approximately (75%) directly through the Learning and Skills Council (LSC). Each college is a corporate body and is responsible for all matters, including premises, with Governors effectively becoming the employers of College staff.

The College
The College was first established as an independent institution in 1960 and moved into purpose built accommodation in 1969. The College currently operates from three sites; North Street, Millwright Street and Hunslet Lane (Leeds central).

The Courses
For curriculum purposes, the College is divided into three Faculties administered by Faculty Managers and supported by Assistant Faculty Managers, Course Team Managers and Lecturers.

Faculty of Construction Crafts - Carpentry and Joinery, Shopfitting, Machine Woodworking, Furniture Manufacture, Painting and Decorating, Interior Systems Dry Lining, Roofing, Wall & Floor Tiling, Plastering, Interior System Dry Lining, Signmaking/Graphics, Brickwork, Entry Level work

Faculty of Mechanical & Engineering Services - Plumbing, Electrical Installation, Heating & Ventilating, Gas ACS, GNVQ Supervisory, Renewable Energies and Skills for Life.

Faculty of HE & Construction Management - CAD, Teacher Education "A" & "V" Units, Technician Studies, Management Studies, HE Development, Health & Safety, Sustainable Construction and Renewable Energies.

In addition Co-ordinators have responsibility for cross college work which includes Life Skills, Adult Education, Link Courses, IT, Quality and OSAT (On Site Assessment & Training).

Students and Staffing
The number of students attending the College during the year is approximately 5,500 made up of both full-time and part-time students.

The full-time College staff consists of approximately 124 full-time teaching staff and 141 support staff. In addition there are approximately 77 people who work on a part-time teaching basis.

No Smoking Policy
The College operates a no smoking policy. Smoking is not permitted on any part of the College sites. All staff are asked to play their part in the enforcement of this policy.

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Applications closed