Lecturer in Computing

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Working pattern

Full time


up to £32,472 plus market supplement for an exceptional candidate

Closing date for applications

Friday, 12 April 2019

Grantham College is looking for a Lecturer in Computing to demonstrate a high quality professional practice and provide quality teaching and learning at a variety of levels. 

 The main responsibilities of the role will be to:

  •        Teach using an appropriate mix of traditional, e-learning and blended learning approaches,on a range of courses within the curriculum area and across areas
  •        Take responsibility for specific areas of work within the curriculum area including course leadership if required
  •        Support the development of curriculum support materials
  •        Provide support and guidance to students
  •        Carry out administrative duties associated with teaching, including maintenance of registers, schemes of work, assessments, reports, course records and course evaluations to a satisfactory standard and within established deadlines
  •        Ensure safe working practices are observed by yourself and others (including students) for whom you are responsible
  •        Assist in the recruitment of students, including interviewing and enrolments

The successful applicant will have:

  •        A good first degree/HND in a relevant field, such as Computing or Computer Science
  •        A teaching qualification or working towards
  •        Experience of teaching computing on FE vocational, BTEC Diplomas levels 1 – 3 and Higher National Diplomas at Level 4/5
  •        Knowledge of programming language, including Object Orientated and HCI hardware e.g. networking/computing maintenance/security, C#, PHP, databases, SQL and web based technologies

It is desirable that the applicant has an assessing qualification or is willing to work towards this. 

We can offer a pleasant working environment, excellent pension scheme, continued professional development and a generous holiday allowance. The successful applicant will qualify for a £1,000 bonus after completing 12 months of continuous service.  

The closing date for all applications will be Friday 12 April 2019. 

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Please note that due to the volume of applications we receive we will only be able to contact candidates who have been selected for interview.

For a full application pack please e-mail: hrapplications@grantham.ac.uk

Please note that we do not accept CV’s by way of application or online application via other websites, you must complete a Grantham College application form.

All employment offers are subject to a self-funded (£44) satisfactory enhanced DBS check.

We are committed to equality of opportunity and welcome applications from all sections of the community.