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Teacher/Lecturer in Sociology and Criminology

Loughborough CollegeLeicestershire

We have an exciting opportunity for a talented, dynamic and committed teacher of Sociology and Criminology to join Loughborough Sixth Form College.  The College is experiencing growth and application numbers for Sixth Form are at an all time high.  We are therefore looking for an exceptional individual to join our distinctive educational setting.  

You will deliver inspiring teaching and learning to ensure all students are supported to succeed in these subjects:

• A Level Sociology (AQA)

• Level 3 Diploma in Criminology (EDUQAS/WJEC) 

You will deliver inspiring and effective teaching, learning and assessment to ensure all students are supported to succeed through the delivery of high quality and challenging learning experiences. Progress will be monitored to ensure target grades are met and all learners exceed aspirational target grades.

The successful candidate will be responsible for delivering these subjects to Year 12 and Year 13 students and will be expected to make significant contributions to the outcomes of the area.  You  will have experience of delivering the AQA Sociology A Level specification and the ability to deliver the Level 3 Diploma in Criminology (EDUQAS/WJEC)

A relevant degree is essential and applicants must already have a teaching qualification. You will also have strong interpersonal and organisational skills and work effectively in a large team. 

The Sixth Form is a priority department for Loughborough College and we are looking for candidates who will work to build on successful outcomes within this area and embrace exciting and innovative modes of delivery.  

We are currently delivering via a blended learning model so you must be confident with digital technologies and remote classrooms.

Loughborough College welcomes applications regardless of age, gender (or transgender status), sexual orientation, marital status (including civil partnerships), pregnancy or maternity, disability, race, religion or belief, trade union affiliation, or other irrelevant factor. We will interview all disabled and ex-servicemen applicants who meet the essential criteria. Loughborough College positively embraces flexible working, recognising that employees may wish to balance work and family/home life and will consider all flexible working applications.

Alongside our commitment to your professional and personal development, we also offer a generous benefits package including:

• A competitive pension scheme

• Cycle-to-work scheme 

• On-site parking

• Access to healthcare scheme 

• Up to 44 days annual leave per year 

• Additional annual leave available

• Generous Maternity/Paternity pay

We are and have consistently invested in providing our learners and employees with an outstanding and unrivalled range of modern facilities and resources.

Overseas candidates wishing to apply who would require sponsorship can determine the likelihood of obtaining a Certificate of Sponsorship for the post by assessing their circumstances against criteria specified on the Gov website. Please note right to work checks will be completed when the job is offered.

We welcome and look forward to receiving applications from those with experience in the area and from those who are new to teaching but show the drive and passion to succeed.

Closing date for applications:  Sunday 19th September 2021. 

Interviews will take place in the week commencing 27th September 2021.



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