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Lecturer in Foundation Skills (Art)

Coleg CambriaYale

Coleg Cambia: An Introduction

At Coleg Cambria, our aim is to be an exceptional institute of education. Having already achieved an ‘Excellent’ in our recent Estyn inspection and won a Platinum Corporate Standard Health at Work Award, we feel this is a good start.

We provide a warm welcome to all students and staff to make Coleg Cambria a place you want to be a part of. To ensure our students get the best experience and results they can, we make sure the people employed with us are happy. We nurture a positive work environment, a constantly expanding and improving workforce, and offer the opportunity to challenge yourself. On top of all that we have a wide range of benefits to make sure our employees feel valued, including generous annual leave, a great pension package, discount membership to our on-site gyms, salons, and professional training restaurants.

Our 5 Campuses situated in the stunning North Wales area are constantly expanding and evolving. With strong relationships with multiple companies in the area we help give our students the best start to their careers and help the local economy thrive. Wales has a strong and proud culture we continue to grow these important values by being committed to raising the Welsh language profile. We are very proud of what we have built here and we are now looking for someone to enhance our already exceptional workforce.

Job Summary

Exceeding expectations through education, innovation and inspiration…

Role Title: Lecturer in Foundation Skills (Art)

Location: Yale

Contract Type: Fixed Term - Part Time (18.5 hours per week until 17.12.2021)

Salary: £26,911 - £41,598 This salary will be pro rata and will be based on a salary assessment and experience. 

Coleg Cambria are now looking for a Lecturer in Foundation Skills to join our team at our Yale site. As a Lecturer in Foundation Skills at Coleg Cambria you will be responsible for delivering the enrichment and personal tutorial support to our Entry level learners. It will also be your responsibility to provide continuous wrap around support to increase engagement and progression for learners with barriers to learning.   

Essential Requirements

  • PGCE qualified
  • Qualified to a minimum of Level 3 or equivalent in Art and Design
  • Knowledge of the broad range of learning needs and how to support these needs within a learning environment
  • Registration and continuing membership of the Education Workforce Council (EWC) on appointment of role.
  • Experience of being a personal tutor at entry level

Coleg Cambria is committed to raising the profile of the Welsh language.

Welsh language skills are desirable for this position. 

Coleg Cambria is a ‘Disability Confident’ Employer.  

The promotion of Equality and Diversity is an essential part of the work we do and as part of this, the College is committed to having a diverse staff group. 

The safety of children, young people and adults identified as ‘vulnerable’ is paramount and Coleg Cambria is fully committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of these individuals and to the rigorous implementation of Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) procedures and arrangements. A DBS Disclosure will be requested from the successful candidate being offered the position. Depending on the role you are applying for if successful, you may also be required to register with the Education Workforce Council.

Please be aware that Coleg Cambria reserves the right to close our vacancies earlier than the listed date if we have received a high level of applications. We would recommend that if you wish to be considered that you complete the application as promptly as possible. 

Application Deadline Thursday, September 16, 2021


  • Excellent Pension Scheme(s)
  • Generous Annual Leave Entitlement
  • On Site Nursery Provision
  • Discounts on a Range Of College Evening Courses
  • Access to A Wide Range of E-Learning and Professional Development
  • Discounted Gym Membership
  • Excellent Sports and Fitness Facilities
  • Free Parking on All Sites
  • Cycle Scheme
  • Discounted Rates for Hairdressing and Beauty Treatments
  • Discounted Rates for Restaurants 
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