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£20,671 - £36,287 per annum
01 Aug 2017
24 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Chichester College has an opportunity for a Lecturer in Motor Vehicle Engineering to join the team based at our Chichester campus on a full time, permanent basis. You will receive a competitive salary of £20,671 - £36,287 per annum.

From 1 August 2017, Central Sussex College will change its name to Crawley College. It will also merge with Chichester College as part of a group structure.

Chichester College is the largest provider of further education in West Sussex. In 2014 the college was judged as Outstanding by Ofsted in all four areas, Outcomes for Learners, Teaching, Learning & Assessment, Leadership and Management and Overall Effectiveness. 8 out of 9 curriculum areas inspected were judged to be outstanding. We are a key provider of education and employment to those in our local communities and make a critical contribution to local economic development.  We were established in Chichester in 1964 and also have a 570 acre land-based provision on our Brinsbury campus near Pulborough. We employ over 1,250 full and part-time staff.

As our Lecturer in Motor Vehicle Engineering you will be working in the Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths (STEM) team, you will use proven communication skills to teach students, from a 14 years of age onwards, on our Automotive/Engineering and Motorcycle courses.  A key part of the role will be to develop and support students’ Maths, English, ICT, Employability and Enterprise skills as well as developing our Commercial provision.

Key Responsibilities as our Lecturer in Motor Vehicle Engineering

- To undertake teaching and learning related activities, including tutoring, as agreed.

- To ensure that appropriate learning materials are prepared and assessments and assignments are undertaken in a timely manner.

- To undertake administration and provide reports and statistics regarding student and teaching matters.

- To take an active role in the achievement of high individual student retention and success rates, meeting or surpassing the relevant targets for each.

- To develop curricula and learning activities, taking into consideration literacy and numeracy development, and equality and diversity.

- To understand personal responsibilities in relation to Safeguarding.

- Keep up-to-date with current issues, changes, and policies relating to the educational sector.

- To participate in marketing activities and promote the College for the purpose of gaining sponsorship, advertising, good public relations and increased recruitment.

- To undertake the delivery of literacy and numeracy.

Skills & Experience required of Lecturer in Motor Vehicle Engineering

- You will be qualified to Level 3 in the motor industry and have relevant industrial experience.

- Level 2 literacy and numeracy

- Working knowledge of health and safety

- Up to date knowledge of Industrial practice

- Microsoft Office applications

- An understanding of safeguarding vulnerable groups

Benefits of working with Chichester College:

- Competitive salary and holiday benefits.

- All staff are eligible to join the Local Government or Teachers’ final salary pension schemes.

- Opportunities for career and professional development.

- Recognition schemes including Star Team and Chairman’s Award.

- Occupational maternity, paternity, shared parental and adoption benefits.

- Through Sodexho, the College has a Childcare Voucher Scheme.

- Cycle to work scheme.

- Gym membership is available at a discounted price for staff.

- Discounted rates for the College’s Hair and Beauty salon and access to the training restaurant for lunches and dinners with exciting menus.

Closing date: 24 August 2017

Interview date: 12 September 2017

If you feel you are the right candidate for the role as our Lecturer in Motor Vehicle Engineering then please click ‘apply’ now! We’d love to hear from you!

All posts are subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check, which may include a check of the barred lists and any relevant overseas checks.

As users of the disability confident scheme, we guarantee to interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for the role.

We are an equal opportunities employer.