Full-Time, Fixed Term to 31st August 2018Full-Time
Colleges Group is a £60m turnover, group of Further Education Colleges with ambition. With a thriving student population, a strong and growing business portfolio and a stunning £102m campus, we are poised to become the first-choice Colleges in the capital for students and staff and to have a national profile. Located in the heart of London, the Group provides a wide range of qualifications at Further and Higher Education levels in a highly inclusive environment. The group consists of City of Westminster College, and the College of North West London, both graded “Good” by Ofsted and leading in their fields.
We invest heavily in the professional development of our staff, and would like to encourage suitably qualified persons to apply for this role Performing Arts is a key part of the well-respected Creative Industries department. Our combination of innovation and continuing development means we now need an enthusiastic full time Performing Arts lecturer with Acting as a main specialism, though we are also interested in tutors with a Music background. Part time applications are also welcome.
We’re looking for someone with a relevant degree and industrial experience. You must have a recognised Level 4 teaching qualification (PGCE/CertEd) or display a willingness to work towards a Diploma Level 5 teaching qualification (supported by CPD) upon being appointed. The successful candidate will have the proven ability to work within a team environment and experience of organising, managing and delivering learning opportunities in Performing Arts. Skills in singing, drama and musical theatre are especially desirable.
As part of the role you will act as a personal tutor, taking responsibility for course management, tracking grades, employability skills and pastoral support. You will also be actively involved in the internal verification process and preparing the department for external verification.
You should also be eager to take a creative lead on a range of subject specific enrichment within the Performing Arts area, providing a range of performance opportunities for students as well as arranging trips and guest lecturers.
We are fully committed to our Performing Arts provision and have dedicated areas including a fully equipped professional Theatre and dance studio.
You can find more information on this role and details on how to apply by visiting our vacancies section on our College website.