STAFF VACANCIES

TeacherOur dedicated staff are central to the success of this vibrant College. We welcome applications from both teaching and non-teaching staff who will help us to care for the welfare of our students and support them in their studies. One of the largest and most successful sixth form colleges in the country, we offer applicants the opportunity to work alongside committed colleagues who have enabled the College to achieve ‘Outstanding’ Ofsted ratings in every respect. Our unofficial College motto has long been ‘we count in ones’. Not only is that at the heart of our work with our students, but we also strive to support and value our staff in the same way.

We are dedicated to safeguarding the students in our care. To that end, a Disclosure and Barring Service enhanced disclosure will be required in the event of an individual being offered a position within our College. Our staff undertake regular safeguarding training and are subject to ongoing safeguarding scrutiny.

Staff benefits include:

  • excellent staff training and development opportunities
  • pension schemes for both teaching and support staff
  • access to an Employee Assistance Scheme
  • free parking, close proximity to the railway station and an active Cycle to Work Scheme
  • attractive and high quality facilities in teaching, support and social areas
  • free use of our gym
  • a genuine and strong commitment to equality and diversity

In a recent survey of staff, comments included:

"The College is very human in its appreciation of staff";

"The staff here are the most dedicated, conscientious and hard working I have ever come across";

"I love working here: very refreshing to work somewhere organised and one step ahead of the game".

We hope that you will join us!

Our current vacancies are listed below. We regret that, due to the large number of enquiries we receive, we are unable to accept or respond to speculative applications, that is where there is no relevant job advertised.

Number of vacancies: 3

  • Teacher of Environmental Science - part-time

    This is an exciting opportunity to join the largest centre for A level Environmental Science in England and Wales. We have a dedicated area incorporating classrooms, a specifically equipped laboratory, student workroom and staff room. The teaching team is highly experienced and student achievement is high, with many going on to study Environmental Science or a related degree at university. We are recruiting a part time (0.6923 FTE) Teacher to join us. You will have a background in Environmental Science or a related science subject and the ability to transfer your enthusiasm for the area to your students.

    We would also advise you that posts advertised to start in September 2017 actually commence with student enrolment on Tuesday 29 August 2017. Teaching staff are required to work this week but should you have an existing commitment please make this clear on your application and we will honour it.

    Applications to be received before 12:00 on Monday 27 March 2017.

  • Careers Adviser

    We are looking for a fully qualified and experienced Careers Adviser to join the College Careers Department for one day a week (generally Mondays). Duties will include providing one-to-one careers guidance, delivering group sessions and supporting careers events throughout the academic year.

    The successful candidate will have a good first degree and the Diploma in Careers Guidance (Level 6) or equivalent. You will also have recent experience of working in a post 16 environment and an up to date knowledge of post 18 options, including familiarity with the HE and UCAS application system. Your excellent interpersonal and organisational skills will equip you to work well as part of the Careers team.

    Applications to be received before 12:00 on Monday 27 March 2017.

  • Teacher of Chemistry (Access to HE)

    We are looking for a Teacher of Chemistry to join our team on the Access to Higher Education Programme, starting in September 2017. You will have a background in Chemistry and the ability to transfer your enthusiasm for the subject to your students.

    The course is taught one evening per week, and is based at the Sixth Form site of the college.

    Applications to be received before 12:00 on Monday 3 April 2017.

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