Lecturer B - Hairdressing, Wigan

Closing date:Expiring soon

Wigan and Leigh CollegeWigan

Date posted:
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Up to £34,673 per annum
Contract term: Permanent

Lecturer B - Hairdressing

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.

We are looking to recruit an ambitious, dynamic Hairdressing Lecturer to join our existing multi-site and multi-discipline Hairdressing and Beauty Department.

As a lecturer B you will lead, motivate and inspire the hairdressing team, to ensure standardisation and quality of provision. You will also work closely with the beauty team, to support delivery across the department. The successful candidate will be a highly skilled and motivated individual whose passion is to inspire students, to excel and achieve the highest standards of employability skills.

Successful applicants will be required to teach L1, 2 and L3 Hairdressing.  Creative Hairdressing and advanced colouring techniques, would be desirable to support the delivery of the Media Make-up programme and barbering. As a lecturer B you will be lead IQA and support the quality of assessments and IQA, across the department. Experience of external competitions and successful work experience placement of learners on a study programme, would be advantageous.

You will be required to carry out learning and assessment activities, develop and enhance the existing curriculum to meet industry requirements, whilst ensuring your Teaching and Learning is consistently delivered to the highest standard.

Our primary focus is towards the successful applicant having had current industrial experience within the field of hairdressing. You will need to hold a relevant advanced professional qualification (Level 3 or equivalent) in Hairdressing and show positive CPD in your field.

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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More about Wigan and Leigh College
Phase: Further Education
Age Range: 16+ years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: PO Box 53, Parson's Walk, Wigan, Lancashire, WN1 1RS, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1942 761600
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