Lecturer A – English 1FTE
Continually striving for excellence and a strong Grade 2 College, Wigan & Leigh College is well underway on its journey to become Outstanding. With over 9,500 students and a turnover of £30m, 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 support the economic transformation of Wigan and the surrounding areas. As a growing college we are in a strong position to continue to invest in our campuses with the development of state of the art facilities.
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, apprenticeships and employment.
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 and enthusiastic practitioners who can motivate, enthuse and engage learners in English and who have a proven track record of helping leaners to succeed.
The 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 and Functional Skills to both 16-19 year olds and adults.
Wigan & Leigh College believe that English is a key area 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 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.
To comply with legislation, you are required to obtain a DBS check for your role. We will be asking Protocol National Ltd/Esafeguarding Ltd to undertake this process on our behalf.
The College is only accepting direct applicants for this role, no agency contact is required.
Wigan and Leigh college is an equal opportunities employer and positively encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity.
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