Lecturer in Art & Design x 2 posts

Walsall College
West Midlands
15 Oct 2016
12 Nov 2016
Engineering, Design
Contract Type
Full Time

Rated 'Outstanding' by Ofsted and awarded an Investors in People Gold accreditation, Walsall College is one of the leading colleges in the sector and an inspirational place to work. Enhanced by two state of the art campuses with the latest industry facilities, we support over 12,000 students to achieve their dreams and employ over 700 staff. We are uniquely and proudly vocational and are committed to bringing talent to life by maximising the potential of our students and staff.

We currently have an exciting opportunity for two Lecturers in Art and Design to join us on a permanent basis where you will provide an outstanding educational experience on a range of courses through teaching, learning and assessment.

Maintaining effective data related to individual learner targets, progression and achievement, whilst implementing and monitoring effective support programmes including personal tutorials, you will ensure the courses meet the needs of the learners and utilise effectively multiple and diverse teaching and learning strategies. Participating in the interviewing, enrolment and induction of learners, delivering Maths and English at an appropriate level and preparing, marking and providing on-going assessment and feedback to learners, you will also maintain records, participate in events and act as a tutor to a group of learners.

We are looking for someone who has a Teaching Qualification, i.e. DTLLS, Cert. Ed/PGCE, or equivalent (If you do not have the above qualification you will be committed to work towards in line with contractual requirements) as well as a Level 2 in English and Maths and an appropriate level of qualification in the subject area. Previous experience in the delivery of Functional Skills Maths and English in conjunction with the main programme, along with successful experience of designing and delivering teaching and learning in a 14-19 curriculum and knowledge of the subject area are essential. With the ability to set and mark assignments and examinations, you will also have up to date knowledge of Ofsted and a high level of accuracy and attention to detail.

You will need to able to deliver in 3D Design, Photography, Printmaking, Fine Art, Visual Studies and Contextual Studies.

For full specification requirements please refer to the job description.

When applying for this role, please reference AoC Jobs as your application source when asked.

Walsall College is passionate about promoting equality of opportunity and creating a working environment where diversity is recognised and celebrated and everyone has the chance to reach their full potential. Our environment is diverse in character and student population. We particularly welcome applications from candidates from Black Minority Ethnic origin and those with a disability.

Safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people/vulnerable adults is at the heart of all we do. This is reflected in our rigorous approach to the recruitment and professional development of our staff.