Sessional Lecturer in Access to HE – Sociology, Social Work and Study Skills

SW18 2PP, London (Greater)
£22.02 - £37.08 per hour, inclusive of London Weighting
19 Jul 2021
16 Aug 2021
Contract Type
Part Time

Can you inspire the future generations of sociologists, psychologists, linguists, teachers and thinkers? Our team is looking for an experienced sociology teacher who may also be able to teach social work and study skills, to join a forward-thinking, well-resourced and highly productive team delivering Access to HE qualifications. We provide students with the tools and skills to get them back into education and into their first-choice university.

We are proud of our continued success and growth in this area. Our ambitious approach to highly practical learning results in our most recent graduates have gone on to study internationally recognised subjects at universities including Durham, Exeter, Reading, Kings, Cambridge, SOAS LSE, UCA and may more.

You will have an excellent proven track record of teaching, learning and assessment and development of Access to HE programmes with teaching of sociology and social science subjects - additionally, teaching psychology would be an advantage. You should have a current and strong understanding of curriculum opportunities and developments in Access to HE courses and ideas on how to enhance student experience.

As a key member of a diverse and highly skilled team you will have a strong ability to develop productive relationships with your colleagues, learners and new opportunities with external partners. Expertise in supporting learners at various levels is essential.

Closing date for the return of an online application is midnight Monday 16th August 2021

South Thames Colleges group is an equal opportunities employer and is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and vulnerable adults.

The South Thames Colleges Group is made up of Carshalton College, Kingston College, Merton College and South Thames College, which merged on 1 August 2017. South Thames Colleges Group is one of London’s largest providers of post-16 education and training and is an ongoing and significant contributor to its local communities. We aim to put students’ success at the heart of everything we do.

We are looking for hard-working and collaborative people who can join our team and help challenge our students to progress and achieve.

When you click on ‘Apply’, you will be forwarded to the application page which sits on a platform hosted by an external partner called Blue Octopus who support STCG throughout the recruitment process.