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Lecturer in Access Sciences

Salary: Up to £23,811 per annum, pro rata for unqualified teacher status

             Up to £34,917 per annum, pro rata for qualified teacher status


Hours: 18.5 hours per week (0.5FTE)

Part-Time / Permanent

Start Date: 18th November 2019

Closing Date: 1st November 2019

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Eastleigh College is looking for a Lecturer in Science to teach predominantly on the Level 3 chemistry and biology courses. The science learning area offers programmes for both full time and part time students who are studying on the, Access to HE courses science modules as well as Applied Science, medical and forensic pathways. You will be required to teach modules such as Access Chemistry, Biology, Human Physiology and Forensics.

You as the Lecturer in Science will primarily teach 18+ students taking ACCESS science modules.  This role will require excellent communication and organisational skills coupled with a strong commitment to develop the potential of all learners. You will need to plan the lesson and mark their work and be able to liaise with students for their progress reviews. You will need to manage the Science modules by liaising with the awarding body and the course manager. You will be required to attend open events at the college and well as assist with UCAS applications.

Skills/experience required:

As a Lecturer in Science you will ideally hold a degree in chemistry or biology or a related subject. Experience of teaching across the range of science disciplines would be an advantage as would holding a teaching qualification (e.g. Cert Ed, PGCE), however full training can be offered to achieve qualified teacher status.

Qualifications required:

A Degree in Chemistry or Biology

Level 2 or Equivalent in English and Maths

Ideally you will hold a teaching qualification (Cert Ed, PGCE or equivalent), or be willing to work towards either of these qualifications.

Ideal attributes of applicant:

Applicants should be comfortable talking and engaging with young people and adults, highly organised, enthusiastic, have a keen interest in a sciences and willing to undergo further training and development.

Any other info:

There is an opportunity to grow and build the ACCESS area so future opportunities may be possible.

Eastleigh College is more than a place for learning; it is a community. We are a highly successful Further Education College employing approximately 500 staff.  We offer a wide variety of technical and professional courses to over 22,000 learners across the country, providing them with the specific skills that employers are seeking. This includes a wide variety of full-time courses, part-time professional courses and Apprenticeships. 

Following a review of the recruitment process we are now requesting references prior to interview – please ensure when applying, you have provided the details of referees that cover the previous 5 years of employment and a character reference.

Further details: Job Description and Person Specification

How to Apply

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Part One - Application Form

Part Two - Personal Details

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