Lecturer - Computing

Paignton, Devon
£24,439 - £32,785
11 Oct 2017
23 Oct 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Salary: £24,439 - £32,785

Contract Type: Permanent, Full Time, 37 hours per week, 52 weeks per year

Location: Paignton, Devon

South Devon College is an outstanding Further and Higher Education college with top success rates, located in Torbay, which is part of the beautiful English Riviera on the South Devon coast. Our state of the art campus offers local access to world class facilities. We are an ambitious College, ambitious for our learners, our staff and the community we serve. We measure our performance by the success of our learners.

Our fresh vibrant culture provides 12,000 learners each year with a wide provision ranging from Foundation to University Learning, contributing an overall £30 million College expenditure to the local economy.

We are currently recruiting for a Lecturer in Computing to join our Hi-Tech -Engineering and Computing team, here at South Devon College.  As a professional Lecturer you will be required to undertake teaching responsibilities commensurate with the requirements of the post in a way which demonstrates the high standards expected of colleagues.  The postholder will be required to undertake formal scheduled duties including lesson & programme preparation, teaching, tutorials and student assessment.

You will be responsible for the delivery of Computing to Further Education learners and Computer Science (14-16 direct entry) provision. You may also be required to teach across a range of programmes including Higher Education, A-Level, other GCSE programmes and Functional Skills at South Devon College.

The successful candidate will need to hold a relevant Level 3 qualification or above in Computing Science and/or Computing and IT, that covers hardware systems, networking, spreadsheets, databases, programming, mobile app, games development and website development.  If not already held, you will be required to attain a teaching qualification within the College’s specified timescale.  We are looking for someone who has experience of working in the Computing/IT industry/sector; either with software development/ hardware systems or both.

Benefits as follows: 37 days Holiday, up to 5 College closure days, Paid Bank Holidays, Membership of the Teachers' Pension Scheme, Life Assurance (if member of pension scheme) On Site Nursery (Mama Bears), Nursery Voucher Scheme, Fitness Suite Facilities, Staff Discounts (Inspirations – Hair & Beauty, NUS Student Cards), Corporate Membership with Torbay Leisure Centre and Access to Automotive Department (Small Car Repairs & Pre MOT Testing at low costs), Discounted Stagecoach Bus Pass and many others.


Closing Date: Midnight, Monday 23rd October 2017

Interview Date: To Be Confirmed

To apply and for a full job description please visit the Jobs page of the South Devon College website.

This College is committed to Safeguarding/Prevent and promoting the welfare of learners, including children and young people, and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.