Teacher in GCSE and Functional Skills

37 hours per week • Salary: Up to 31,017 depending on experience

Application Deadline: 16/04/2018
Interview Date: 25/04/2018
Location: Main Campus

This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced, creative and enthusiastic teacher of English to join our Functional Skills and GCSE team. You will be teaching GCSE English to fulltime learners who are on a range of vocational courses within a FE environment. The role may also include teaching Functional Skills English.

You will be responsible for delivering high quality teaching, learning and assessment to students, to maximise achievement and the improvement of skills. You will provide guidance and support to vocational tutors to embed English into their curriculum. An ability to manage time effectively to complete workload and achieve Key Performance Indicators is essential, as are flexibility and being receptive to new ideas and approaches.

The successful candidate will be a level 5 qualified teacher (Cert Ed, PGCE, DTLLS, QTLS) with a minimum level 3 subject specific qualification in English. Significant successful teaching experience and contribution to course design and curriculum development in Functional Skills and GCSE programmes is essential.   

This is your opportunity to make your mark in a rewarding further education environment. In return, you will receive an excellent salary, teacher’s pension and benefits package, 39 days holiday plus bank holidays, and great career progression and development opportunities.

The vacancy closes on the Monday 16th April 2018 and interviews will take place on the Wednesday 25th April 2018. Please ensure you are available on this date.

We are only able to contact you if you are shortlisted for interview, and we will do this via e-mail so please ensure we have your accurate contact details when registering. All shortlisted applicants are required to complete a self-declaration and disclosure form prior to interview. Satisfactory references, enhanced DBS check and medical clearance will be required for successful job candidates.

This is your opportunity to make your mark in a rewarding further education environment. In return, you'll get an excellent salary, teacher’s pension and benefits package, 39 days holiday plus bank holidays pro rota, and great career progression and development opportunities.

The City College is committed to providing an environment where students, staff and all members of the College community can feel safe and secure.

Thank you for your interest in Southampton City College.

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