Lecturer in Sociology/Psychology

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Working pattern

Part Time


Hourly paid: FE Qualified £20.54 / FE Unqualified £18.24

Closing date for applications

Friday, 16 August 2019

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Lecturer in Sociology/Psychology to join our Health and Social Care/Humanities department.

The purpose of the role is to demonstrate a high quality professional practice and provide quality teaching and learning at a variety of levels. Devise action plans and maintain appropriate records. 

The successful applicant must have:

  •        Experience of teaching at Level 3 (AS/A2) Sociology / Psychology 

The role's main duties include: 

  •    To teach, using an appropriate mix of traditional, e-learning and blended learning approacheson a range of courses across the area.
  •    To take responsibility for specific areas of work within the curriculum area.
  •    To operate as an effective member of relevant course teams and to work closely with other areas.
  •    To 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.
  •    To ensure safe working practices are observed by yourself and others (including students) for whom you are responsible.
  •    To provide such returns or reports as may from time to time be required by the Head of Curriculum or College.
  •    To assist in the recruitment of students, including interviewing and enrolments.
  •    To assist in the marketing of the College provision through attendance at Careers Conventions, Open Days and other promotional events.
  •    To assist in the development of curriculum support materials.
  •    To assist with programmes of work experience and/or industrial and commercial liaison, including the organisation and monitoring of work experience placements.
  •    To ensure the principles of equality and diversity are upheld.

We offer a pleasant working environment, excellent pension scheme, generous benefits package, continued professional development and a holiday allowance which also includes five college closure days. 

The closing date for all applications will be Friday 16 August 2019. Interview date to be confirmed.  

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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.