Lecturer A â€" Maths 0.8 FTE

Wigan & Leigh College
18 Sep 2020
18 Oct 2020
Contract Type
Part Time
Lecturer A â€" Maths 0.8 FTE

29.6 hours per week, fixed term until July 2021

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.

Do you;
  • Believe that all learners can achieve?
  • Value the importance of Maths skills to all?
  • Want to embark on an exciting professional journey in an ever evolving, improving and growing provision?

Do you want to be part of a rapidly improving team which is vital to the development of our learners and integral to our drive toward outstanding? If so, we’d like to receive an application from you!

We are seeking outstanding practitioners who can motivate, enthuse and engage learners in Maths and who have a proven track record of helping learners to succeed.

Applicants will be expected to deliver on a range of courses including Level 3 Core Maths, GCSE and Functional Skills. Ability to teach AS/A-Level would be advantageous.

Our aim is to assist students to become independent learners who can meet standards of Maths and are able to utilise these in the world of work. We are committed to ensuring that students reach their full potential and learn in stimulating environment that challenges and motivates, using learning technology effectively to enhance and extend students’ and apprentices’ knowledge and skills. Multi-site delivery will be required as part of the role and so there is regular travel between the different College sites and places of delivery within the Borough.

To be considered for this opportunity, you will:
  • Hold excellent Maths qualifications.
  • Have a proven track record of impact (We will also consider recent Cert Ed/PGCE graduates).
  • Possess outstanding subject knowledge and passion for your subject.

The College reserves the right to interview for this post should we receive suitable candidates prior to the closing date.

The College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Employees will, in accordance with statutory guidance, be subject to a comprehensive checking process including references from current and previous employers, health, right to work in the UK, an enhanced DBS check and a further check against the appropriate barred list. 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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