Lecturer - South Devon Marine Academy

Paignton, Devon
£24,939 – £33,444 per annum + excellent benefits
14 Jun 2019
25 Jun 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Lecturer – South Devon Marine Academy LEC246


Salary: £24,939 – £33,444 per annum + excellent benefits

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

Location: Kingswear

South Devon College is a 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 recruiting for a Lecturer to join our South Devon Marine Academy to undertake formal scheduled teaching duties as follows: teaching, tutorials, and student assessment. You will need to be able to negotiate workloads and assess own skills/abilities, have good communication and inter-personal skills and be a creative thinker and problem solver.

The successful candidate will have a Level 3 or higher qualification, specific to Marine and wider engineering subjects. If not already held, to attain a teaching qualification within 3 years and have Marine industry experience.

This position benefits from a package of additional support to assist the successful candidate in transferring to a teaching role. This support includes fully funded Teacher Training, a reduction in teaching workload to shadow colleagues and an enhanced mentoring package, funded by the ‘Taking Teaching Further’ programme, supported by the Department for Education and the Education and Training Foundation.

Benefits as follows: 37 days Holiday (pro rata for fractional), 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), Fitness Suite Facilities, Staff Discounts (Inspirations – Hair & Beauty, NUS Student Cards, membership of the Sodexo Employee Discounts Platform), Holiday Purchase Scheme, Access to Automotive Department (Small Car Repairs & Pre MOT Testing at low costs), Discounted Stagecoach Bus Pass, and many others.


Closing Date: Tuesday 25th June 2019

Interview Date: Tuesday 2nd July 2019

To apply and for a full job description please visit the Jobs page of the South Devon College website www.southdevon.ac.uk/jobs.

Please note that you will be required to be in possession of an Enhanced DBS Certificate, or be willing to undertake an Enhanced DBS check as a condition of employment at the College.

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.