Lecturer – Sociology BLUL67618, Kingston upon Thames

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Kingston CollegeKingston upon Thames

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Start date: September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £21,422 - £38,682 per annum, including London Allowance
Contract term: Permanent

The focus of this role is to teach A Level Sociology classes to students predominantly within the 16-19 age range. This includes preparing students for exams, completing controlled assessments, marking and setting regular assessments, student monitoring and where appropriate, curriculum development. Lecturers must follow agreed schemes of work and accurately record academic performance in our student information system.

With energy, enthusiasm and passion for Sociology and education, you will hold a Degree or relevant professional qualifications in an appropriate subject and have excellent teaching skills in Sociology, with experience of A Level Sociology delivery. Hardworking and flexible, you will have good planning, preparation and organisational skills and be able to support, motivate and empathise with learners, including monitoring their progress.

With an awareness of academic quality standards, you will be receptive to new ideas and initiatives and have a creative approach to problem solving. The ability to work effectively as an individual as well as part of a team is essential, as is the ability to use new technologies to enhance teaching and learning to support learners.

Closing date for the return of completed applications is 26th July 2018.

South Thames Colleges Group is an equal opportunities employer and is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and vulnerable adults.

The benefits package includes generous annual leave, pension scheme, subsidised sports facilities and professional development and training.

The South Thames Colleges Group is made up of Carshalton College, Kingston College, Merton College and South Thames College, which merged on 1 August 2017. South Thames Colleges Group is one of London’s largest providers of post-16 education and training and is an ongoing and significant contributor to its local communities. We aim to put students’ success at the heart of everything we do.

We are looking for hard-working and collaborative people who can join our team and help challenge our students to progress and achieve.

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More about Kingston College
Phase: Further Education
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 16+ years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Part of South Thames Colleges Group, Kingston Hall Road, Kingston upon Thames, Surrey, KT1 2AQ, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 20 8546 2151
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