Lecturer A - English, Wigan

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Wigan and Leigh CollegeWigan

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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Up to £32,013
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

Join Wigan & Leigh College on our journey to outstanding 

Continually striving for excellence and a strong Grade 2 College, Wigan & Leigh College is well underway on its journey to become Outstanding. With over 6,500 students and a turnover of £26m, the College is in a strong position to continue to move forward and grow.  

The College has distinct ambitions to expand its choice of programmes and services to meet the needs of the local community and support the economic transformation of Wigan and surrounding areas.  

The College has created a community that encourages all students to enhance their learning through wider opportunities and support services; to maximise their achievements and secure progression onto further study and employment.  

Do you; 

•Believe that all learners can achieve? 

•Value the importance of English skills to all? 

•Want to embark on an exciting professional journey in a growing provision?  

Wigan & Leigh College’s maths and English team is expanding!!  

Do you want to be part of a rapidly improving team which is vital to the development of our learners and integral to our drive toward outstanding? If so, we’d like to receive an application from you!  

We are seeking outstanding practitioners who can motivate, enthuse and engage learners in maths and who have a proven track record of helping leaners to succeed. 

The Maths and English team work from a dedicated learning zone which brings together the resources and lecturers to ensure that learners have the best possible experience.  

Applicants will be expected to deliver on a range of courses including GCSEs, Functional Skills, Adult Awards and Level 3 Progression.  

Wigan & Leigh College believe that maths and English are key areas of study which support students on their progression through College and on to HE or employment. 

Our aim is to assist students to become independent learners who can meet standards of English and maths and are able to utilise these in the world of work.  

We are committed to ensuring that students reach their full potential and learn in stimulating environment that challenges and motivates, using learning technology effectively to enhance and extend students’ and apprentices’ knowledge and skills.  

To be considered for this opportunity, you will:

•Hold excellent English qualifications 

•Have a proven track record of impact (We will also consider recent Cert Ed/PGCE graduates). 

•Possess outstanding subject knowledge and passion for your subject.  

The College reserves the right to interview for this post should we receive suitable candidates prior to the closing date.  

The successful candidate will be required to apply for a Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) Enhanced check.  

The College is only accepting direct applicants for this role, no agency contact is required.

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More about Wigan and Leigh College
Phase: Further Education
Age Range: 16+ years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: PO Box 53, Parson's Walk, Wigan, Lancashire, WN1 1RS, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1942 761600
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