Lecturer – Computing

Job Overview

Do you have a passion to teach and share your knowledge and expertise with students?

We are looking for an inspirational Lecturer to teach, assess and co-ordinate a range of Computing Courses. Ideally with experience of Coding including Python3 hardware and operating systems and Networking. Our courses range from Level 1 to 3 with the possibility for you to teach other related programmes including HE & apprenticeships.

This is an exciting and growing area with T levels on the Horizon. Delivering computing and IT, the successful candidate should be qualified to degree level in a relevant subject area such as Computer Science with a comprehensive knowledge and recent experience of working in a relevant environment.

You will contribute effectively to the successful learning experiences of students in the College through effective teaching that meets or exceeds College standards and results in high levels of student retention and achievement, and be responsible for supporting relevant work experience for students in industry.

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 ‘good’ by Ofsted.


Peterborough College
Unqualified: Pt 24-26 £25,934 – £27,476 per annum + £3,000 MRA, Qualified: Pt 27-32 £28,293 – £32,741 per annum + £6,000 MRA (MRA dependent on qualifications and experience)
Full-time, Permanent
37 days annual leave, plus bank holidays and concessionary days at Christmas