We need a highly motivated individual to lead our expanding Computing provision and ensure a curriculum that is both contemporary and exciting.
If you are looking for a new challenge and would like to utilise your skills and experience whilst developing your own career, this role will be both rewarding and fulfilling. You will pass on your specialist knowledge and develop skills for the future.
Within this role you will teach a range of level 4 – 6 courses across in HE and assume a lead on the Computing degree programmes. You will be involved in Delivering high quality teaching and learning whilst guiding and supporting learners, providing pastoral support and care, providing appropriate assignment material for each programme, and developing our contextual learning, Monitoring the progress, retention and achievement of learners, Maximising learner recruitment for HE courses.
Your key motivation would be Improving the progression rate of learners from FE to HE, engaging in the development strategy for UCP in response to the changing HE landscape which includes the introduction of blended learning, interdisciplinary learning and the development of employer responsive arts provisions.
A Level 7 or above qualification in a relevant subject area is essential, as is a teaching qualification at Level 5 or above. However, we also welcome applications from professionals with current sector experience who are looking to become qualified HE lecturers and would be open to achieving these qualifications.
Normal working hours of 8.30am to 5pm Monday to Thursday, 8.30am to 4.30pm Friday
Yes extensive free parking is available at all our locations.
Sponsorship and financial support to achieve Degree Level and Professional qualifications is available upon application.
We have an on-site nursery at our Peterborough Campus, and also offer childcare vouchers to support nursery fees here and at other locations.
Our generous holiday entitlement starting from 41 days of paid leave for full-time employees also hugely supports our working parents, and for some roles, term-time only contracts are available.
You will also find above-average occupational maternity and adoption benefits with up to 12 months off work, and access to paternity and shared parental leave scheme.
The Senior Leadership Team truly care for the wellbeing of staff and students and are actively involved in not only ensuring professional training is available, but that support for personal and professional problems is also accessible. Our free ‘Employee Assistance Programme’ offers access to a wide range of wellbeing resources and programmes including a counselling helpline if required.
Aside from delivering above-average generous holiday and pension benefits, we offer awards and vouchers, and encourage contribution to recognition schemes to ensure staff feel valued and appreciated.
Both locations offer impressive on-site gym and fitness suites, free-parking, well-stocked libraries, and a number of eateries including a Costa at Peterborough and a Starbucks at Stamford.
Peterborough College also has an on-site nursery rated ‘Outstanding’ by Ofsted.