Casual English Lecturers, Leeds

Closing date:Expiring in 2 days

Leeds College of BuildingLeeds

Date posted:
Contract type: Part Time
Salary: £27.59 or £23.94 per hour (dependant on qualifications)
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes



Internal Ref: 0233

Hours: Variable hours

Hourly rate of pay: £27.59 or £23.94 per hour (dependant on qualifications)

As an award winning college, we are always looking for exceptional staff to help us to fulfil our ambitions. Providing aspirational teaching is vital to inspiring the next generation in industry.

We are looking for inspirational and confident lecturers who are passionate about English, have good classroom management skills and are able to inspire our learners to achieve.  

The focus of this role is to teach GCSE English. The team has responsibility for teaching the AQA English Language GCSE specification and Functional Skills English across the College. To support this, the team has dedicated resources and classrooms for teaching English.

We are looking for variable hours lecturers who wish to join us in delivering English to a range of students taking vocational qualifications. This will be to a variety of different sized groups and applicants should have relevant teaching experience in GCSE English and possess the following qualifications:

• Subject related degree or equivalent professional qualification 

• A recognised teaching qualification

• GCSE English and Maths (Grade A*-C) or equivalent Level 2 qualification  

• Minimum of Level 3 (or equivalent qualification) in English

The ability to communicate, motivate and understand the needs of young learners is essential.  A good knowledge of learning disabilities and/or difficulties is desirable. 

In return we offer a warm and welcoming college with outstanding facilities and an excellent benefits package that includes:

• A well-respected occupational pension scheme (Teachers Pensions)

• Free parking at all of our College site (on a first come, first served basis)

• Family friendly policies and opportunities for flexible working

• Superb opportunities for training and development

We welcome applications from newly qualified teachers and those currently completing PGCEs. Equally, we welcome experienced lecturers looking for a fresh challenge or new direction. 

So, if you’d like to be part of a unique organisation that supports one of the largest and most diverse employment sectors in the UK, we’d love to hear from you! 

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 for applications: Friday 24th January 2020 at 4.00pm 

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.

More about Leeds College of Building
Phase: Further Education
Age Range: 16+ years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: North Street, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS2 7QT, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 113 222 6000
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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 (LS...