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Employer Solihull College
Location Solihull
Salary £23.72 per hour (to include preparation and marking)
Contract type Part Time
Contract term Fixed Term
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Solihull College and University Centre is a modern responsive and robust organization and this provides the ideal foundation for us to further develop and excel. We are proud to be a student – focused institution.

As a major provider of both further and higher education provision in the West Midlands, our aim is simple – to make significant contributions to the local and regional economies and beyond, by providing high quality vocational education and training for individuals, employers and the wider community. As such, our provision is designed to be up to date, flexible, accessible and responsive to all our customers’ needs, serving approximately 7,000 students across two main campuses, several satellite centres and on work based programmes. We have state of the art facilities and an excellent learning/working environment, including a sports complex, aeronautical and aviation centre, arts centre and specialist vocational workshops.

At present we employ 269 salaried teaching and assessing staff. We also employ 256 administrative staff, 38 managers and approximately 200 hourly paid teachers and assessors. Solihull College and University Centre is rightly proud of its reputation within the sector and with employers and the community if serves. These are challenging times for the education sector and the College continues to maintain a strong financial position enabling it to invest in its human and physical resources to provide outstanding opportunities for its learners. We recognise that, ultimately it is out people, their drive, commitment and vision that will take us in the direction we want to go.

Hourly Paid Lecturer - English Post No: SW/11/16

Solihull College is seeking teachers with a passion for English, to add to our talented pool of part time hourly paid Lecturers of English. We are interested to hear from people with a passion for enabling young people and adults to achieve at GCSE and Functional Skills in English.

Prior experience of teaching these areas is preferable but more than that, we seek individuals with the ability to engage students in these subjects, make learning accessible and enjoyable, and go the extra mile to enable a diverse range of students to achieve.

The College is a fantastic place to work. We have a strong English team who actively share good practice and are committed to continual improvement. Support and on-going professional development are a significant part of our work with all English teachers. Teaching and learning in English is a real strength.

If you are passionate about English, confident in your ability to engage a range of students in learning and ready to contribute to our success, there has never been a better time to join Solihull College. You will need to hold or be prepared to work towards a relevant teaching qualification.

Please send a completed application form with a covering letter detailing your availability as soon as possible.

Please send applications to HR, Solihull College, Blossomfield Road, Solihull, B91 1SB or via email to:

For further information and an application form, please visit  

Please note CVs are not accepted and candidates are required to fill out an application form in order to be considered for the role.

Solihull College is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sectors of the community. We are committed to safeguarding and ensuring a safe environment for all students and expect all staff to engage fully with this commitment.

About the employer

Solihull College is a modern, responsive and robust organisation and this provides the ideal foundation for us to further develop and excel. We are proud to be a student-focused institution.

As a major provider of both further and higher education in ...

Information about Solihull College
Phase Further Education
Gender Mixed
Age range 16+ years
Denomination Non-denominational

Locations and contacts

Blossomfield Campus
Blossomfield Road
West Midlands
B91 1SB
United Kingdom
+44 1216 787 200