Programme Tutor - Science

Oldham College
17 Feb 2019
06 Mar 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

There has never been a more exciting time to join The Oldham College. We have just been confirmed by OFSTED as a "Good College" (January 2019).

Come and join Oldham College in its ambition to become "Outstanding" and the "Best Place to Learn and Work" and be part of our exciting Faculty of Caring Professions.

We are looking for:

Programme TutorScience - (Salary £23,746 - £30,043)

We are a local college with a reputation for dynamism and success and provide high level technical and vocational education and training.

We embrace and encourage all those who are driven to better themselves, achieve their goals and reach new heights. Excellent resources combined with exceptional tutors and student support means that whatever your ambition, we can help you to achieve it.

The college is regarded as a "Good" across every area: "Our quality of teaching, learning and assessment are good", "overall achievement has improved" and "we continue to nurture the culture of inclusion across the college. Staff, learners and apprentices embrace and promote equality of opportunity and celebrate diversity" as stated in a recent OFSTED inspection.

The college is widely-regarded as one of the most improved colleges, based on students’ feedback, FE commissioner’s reports and reputation. Each year approximately 500 young people choose to continue their studies with us either as a full-time student or apprentice, a further 200 choose to undertake a university-level qualification with us and around 100 adult students. Overall we have around 5,500 full-time students in the College and 700 in our University Campus.


When you join our college, our colleagues have access to numerous benefits and facilities:

  • Generous Pension Scheme
  • Occupational Health Service
  • Enhanced Maternity/Paternity provision
  • Staff Development days/week (Jan, July, Aug)
  • Free confidential counselling service
  • Staff recognition awards
  • On-site Day Nursery
  • On-site hair and beauty salon and The Grange Theatre
  • Golden Hello scheme for hard to fill roles, (dependent on experience)


We are seeking to appoint an experienced programme tutor to deliver on a range of science subjects at level 2 and 3. The successful candidate must be an enthusiastic and inspirational individual who engages with students to ensure that they reach their full potential. The candidate must be able fully up-to-date with both GCSE and Applied Science curricula.

Minimum required qualifications

  • Hold a relevant teaching qualification (PGCE, Cert Ed).
  • A degree in a science related subject

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