Lecturer in Computing
Job Title: Lecturer in Computing
Reference Number: 223
Hours: 37 hours per week / 52 Weeks per year
Contract Type: Permanent
Salary: Lecturer scale points 23-37: £23,560 - £35,583 per annum
Blackburn College is passionate about innovative teaching and learning practice and committed to growing and developing our provision in Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths (STEM). Our £65 million student campus includes a state-of the-art 'Innovation Lab' and cutting edge Regional Automotive Technology Hub (RATH). We work with over 4,000 employers including BAE Systems, Media City, BMW, Nissan and Senator International. Our new STEM Centre provides a dynamic, vibrant and rewarding working environment where your skills will be used to their full potential.
We are looking for someone to join our curriculum team to contribute to delivery, planning, development and student support. You will teach on a range of courses that will include Cisco, Security Networking and potentially Web Design and Software Development. You will also be expected to take responsibility for high levels of attendance and achievement on courses delivered as well as all administrative tasks related to class responsibility.
We are looking for some with a recognised level 4 qualification in Computing and a working knowledge of Cisco technology and Security Networking. Skills in Web Design and Software Development are highly desirable. You should have a relevant teaching qualification or be willing to work towards and achieve within 2 years of appointment (self-funding). A UK Honours degree or NARIC recognised degree in Computing or related discipline and Cisco qualification are desirable. You should also have relevant industrial and/or professional experience and a strong awareness of contemporary developments within the Computing sector.
Blackburn College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff to share this commitment. Appointments are subject to a variety of pre-employment checks including satisfactory references, medical clearance and an enhanced DBS.
Close date: 29/08/2017