Lecturer - Boatbuilding - South Devon Marine Academy

Kingswear, Dartmouth
£24,939 per annum
26 Jun 2019
11 Jul 2019
Contract Type


Salary: £24,939.00 - £33,444 + excellent benefits

Contract Type: Permanent, full time, 37 hours, 52 weeks  (1.0 fte)

Location: South Devon Marine Academy, 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. We are looking for someone who has good subject knowledge, keen interest in/understanding of student centred learning and ability to develop effective working relationships with students and staff.  You will also 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.  You will also need to work on your own initiative and as part of a team, willingness to display flexibility in working hours and have a “can do” attitude.

The successful candidate will need to have a Level 3 or higher qualification, specific to Boatbuilding and wider marine woodworking/composites specialisms.  If not already held, to attain a teaching qualification within 3 years and have Marine industry experience.

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), 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: Midnight, Thursday, 11th July 2019,

Interview Date: Thursday, 18th 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.