Tes FE podcast: Are college staff teachers or lecturers?

Ian Pryce and Sarah Simons discuss whether the job titles of college teaching staff affect their status

Tes Reporter

Should teaching staff in colleges be known as teachers or as lecturers?

In this week's podcast, Ian Pryce, chief executive of Bedford College, joins Tes columnist Sarah Simons to discuss the loss in status that teaching staff in FE have suffered following years of pay freezes and diminishing job security. Would it help if they reclaimed the title of "lecturer", instead of seeing themselves as "teachers"? 

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