Programme Team Leader: Maths/IT/Computing, Truro

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Truro and Penwith CollegeTruro

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Start date: August 2019 or ASAP
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £42,430 – £46,172 pa
Contract term: Permanent

We are one of the highest performing colleges nationally on all courses at all levels, rated Ofsted ‘Outstanding’ and a TEF Gold provider.  This is an excellent opportunity to lead one of the largest and highest performing provision of mathematics, IT and Computing nationally.

Team leaders are responsible TLA, quality, student support, staff leadership and resource issues in respect of all courses offered. We are seeking applicants with good academic and professional qualifications, appropriate lecturing experience and experience of leadership in an educational context.  We are seeking a committed professional who is able to share his or her enthusiasm with students and staff.

The successful applicant will be responsible for leading one of the largest mathematics, IT and computing areas nationally with high value added and an extensive, skilled team of teachers delivering a wide range of full and part-time courses from level 2 to degree. Provision includes A level Mathematics, Further Maths, Core Maths and the International Baccalaureate. Within IT delivery includes Foundation Degree, Level 3 Extended Diploma and A level. The area also has responsibility for foundation mathematics through functional skills and GCSE. The college is a partner in the South West Institute of Technology, one of only 12 approved nationally, which brings opportunities to further develop and resource new HE programmes and apprenticeships in IT and computing.

Over 500 students study mathematics and/or further mathematics with another 200 following level 3, IT or computing courses. The College has teaching school status and leads the Cornwall & West Devon Maths Hub, of which there are only 35 nationally. The college is also expected to hear shortly as to whether it has also been awarded a Computing Hub and for the right candidate opportunities are available to be involved with the work of either hub.

The successful applicant will face the challenge of sustaining and enhancing this already high performing area.


Curriculum Vitaes are not accepted, Application Forms only. 

Successful candidates will be notified within 4 weeks of the closing date.

Follow the link  for an application pack and further detail s or contact us on 01872 267000. 

We offer a generous package with benefits including 37 days annual leave plus bank holidays and College closure days, teacher pension scheme, relocation package, free on-site parking and a variety of on-site benefits and discounts.  

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More about Truro and Penwith College
Phase: Further Education
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 16 - 19 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: College Road, Truro, Cornwall, TR1 3XX, United Kingdom.
Telephone: +44 1872 267 000
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