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We are recruiting for an ambitious, professional, resilient and respectful:

Lecturer in Supported Learning (SSL)

Salary up to £24,791.90 (£35,417 FTE), up to £30,662.80 (£43,804 FTE) if accessing full flexible pay options.

25.9 (0.7 FTE) hours per week, 52 weeks per year.

Benefits to Support Work Life Balance: 47 days annual leave + Bank holidays pro rata. Flexible work, holiday and pay options. 


  • To teach learners with learning difficulties and disabilities within the Supported Learning Area of the College
  • Teaching a variety of core units focused around work skills, employability and independent living.
  • Strong focus on pastoral support and progression against individualised learner targets.
  • Embed functional skills Maths and English as part of the ongoing programme.
  • To communicate with external agencies/ participate in multi-agency working and networking to support EHCP outcomes.


  • Highly motivated Supported Learning Tutor, with a range of industry experience.
  • Good organisational skills coupled with the flexibility and ability to work responsively to the needs of the learners within a variety of settings.
  • Experience of multi strand teaching approaches for learners with learning disabilities, coupled with high levels of differentiation within the classroom environment.
  • Well organised and hold an excellent range of communication skills.
  • Knowledge of Microsoft IT packages.


  • Minimum GCSE grade 4 / C in English & Maths or equivalent.
  • Willingness to work towards teaching qualification / or to hold a teaching qualification.

Ideal attributes of applicant:

  • You will be comfortable talking and engaging with a diverse range of internal and external stakeholders.
  • Be a highly organised, collaborative and enthusiastic team player.
  • You will have a keen interest in our industry and willing to undergo further training and development.
  • You will be ambitious and want to drive to maintain our high standards.
  • You are ambitious, professional, respectful and resilient, thriving in a high trust and high performance culture.
  • You can make a significant contribution in our mission to provide excellence and opportunity in both technical and professional education, training and apprenticeships.

Employee Benefits:

  • 47 days holiday + Bank Holidays pro rata.
  • Car Charging Points.
  • Flexible Pay - Access to TPS or NEST pension schemes
  • Flexible Holiday - Buy and Sell Holiday options
  • Flexible working - Working from Home and Hybrid delivery and hybrid Working
  • Internal service discounts
  • Health & Wellbeing Support Packages

Career Change:

If you are looking to make a career change, and get into teaching, we will fully support you to be successful by offering you the time to complete the course and 100% financial support towards the cost of the course; as a college we are committed to your personal development and our mission is to ensure that all members of our learning community grow and develop #BeBetter.  Further information about transitioning to the FE sector can be found here:  Share your skills and teach in further education - Teach in further education - (

Further details: Job Description & Person Specification