Lecturer in Sport - Burnley College

Burnley College
10 Jan 2018
09 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

We are currently recruiting for a Lecturer in Sport, with a demonstrable record of high rates of student achievement and a passion for ensuring student success, to drive our continued success in providing a high-quality teaching and learning experience, across a range of programmes.

As an ambitious Lecturer, you will ensure that Sports programmes contribute fully towards the excellent achievement and retention rates and the sustained growth of the Division. You will work closely with the Division, to enhance the student experience and ensure that students are actively engaged in all aspects of delivery, within the Division and across College.

As a Lecturer, you will teach, relevant to subject specialism, up to 832 hours per year.

With a PGCE or Certificate in Education and a relevant degree in Sports Science, you will also possess detailed knowledge of current sixth form Sport/Sport Science specifications (including BTEC) and knowledge of Sports Science including Nutrition, Physiology and/or Sports Psychology. You will have the ability to display excellent teaching skills and experience of teaching up to level three. It would preferably if you dralso has a recognised qualification or accreditation within the area of Strength and Conditioning, but this is not essential.

Rated Outstanding in the latest Ofsted inspection, Burnley College Sixth Form Centre provides first-class Further Education, University Education, Apprenticeship, business training and adult learning programmes, in the heart of Pennine Lancashire.

At Burnley College, we celebrate the diversity of all our staff, students and visitors. We provide a safe and supportive environment in which everyone is able to study and work to the best of their abilities and we are committed to promoting equality of opportunity for all.

The College is dedicated to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all learners and expects all staff to share in this commitment. Employment at the College is subject to an Enhanced DBS Check via the Disclosure and Barring Service and any post involving regulated activity will also be subject to an additional barred list check.

This position is open to direct applicants only; we will not accept any speculative CVs from agencies.

Direct applicants should visit the College website for more information on the role and complete an application form.