FE Lecturer - Health and Social Care (Buxton & Leek College)

University of Derby
Derby, Derbyshire
£28,660 to £38,460 per annum pro rata
05 Jul 2019
14 Jul 2019
Contract Type
Part Time

Job Reference: 0387-19

Permanent; Part-time - 22.2 hours per week

Requests for flexible workings hours will be considered for this role!

Challenging, interesting and constantly changing, the University of Derby is an extraordinary place to learn and an incredibly rewarding place to work.

Ours is an extraordinary educational environment and because we specialise in identifying and developing individual potential, you can be confident you'll receive all the help and encouragement you need to build a rewarding career with lots of opportunities to progress. 

Our combined higher and further education offering is spread over campuses in Derby, Buxton, Leek and Chesterfield and we have some of the best university facilities in the UK, investing more than £200 million in facilities in the last 10 years. 

We achieve outstanding results for our teaching and research and with more than 34,000 people choosing to study with us every year, we depend on the dedication of a team of 2,200 academic and professional services staff.

Financially strong and seriously ambitious, we offer our employees a family-friendly, rewarding career with lots of opportunities to progress.

About the role

We are looking to recruit a highly motivated and enthusiastic individual to teach across a range of  Further Education Health and Social Care programmes.

Applicants should be qualified to level 6 or above in a Health or Social Care related field and will be willing to teach a diverse range of topics. A teaching qualification is desirable, however consideration will be given to applicants without a teaching qualification who have significant industrial experience in a medical field. A financial contribution towards a Cert Ed/PGCE will be available to the right candidate. The ability to deliver Emergency First Aid and Moving and Handling for students and practitioners in a health and social care setting would also be highly desirable.

Buxton and Leek College was recently graded as a "Good" college by OFSTED and has a team of dedicated staff who take pride in supporting learners towards their study and career goals. Our students have access to industry standard facilities, comprehensive support services and benefit from extensive links with the University of Derby. 

This is a fantastic opportunity to join our team on our journey to becoming an outstanding provider.

If you are successful, you will be required to undertake a Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. The post for which you are applying is exempt from Section 4(2) of the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 requiring any spent convictions to be declared. Any information you provide will be treated in confidence and only used when considering your suitability for the post.

To enable us to process your DBS check please ensure you are able to supply the documentation listed on the DBS website at interview stage. 


We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and vulnerable adults and expect everyone who works for us to also share this commitment and to treat people with courtesy and respect.

Please note, unfortunately due to the SOC level and salary associated with this post we would be unable to sponsor any applicants requiring a Tier 2 (general) visa. For further information, please visit the following link: https://www.gov.uk/tier-2-general .

If you wish to discuss your individual Visa arrangements in relation to this role, please contact us at HRUKVI@derby.ac.uk

Application procedure

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