Closing Date: Friday 25 June 2021 23:59
Salary: £24,599 - £40,965 per annum
Full Time (Part time applications will be considered)
Salary: £24,599 - £40,965 per annum
The Sixth Form College Farnborough is part of a multi-academy trust, The Prospect Trust; an educational hub for the community, contributing significantly to raising standards and improving the life chances of young people.
The College will, as one of the region’s most distinguished providers of 16-19 education, be at the heart of this undertaking sharing expertise, skill and leadership.
We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic and well-qualified graduate able to teach BTEC IT in a consistently successful curriculum area. Please state in your application if you have the ability to teach within the wider subject areas of Economics or Business
Key strengths are:
The Curriculum Area of IT
The IT department currently offers the Level 3 BTEC Extended Certificate in Information Technology, taught by three specialist teachers. Since the introduction of the course in 2017 the number of students studying this subject has grown to over 120 students across the two years. Students will complete the following units of study: Information Technology Systems (unit 1), Creating Systems to Manage Information (unit 2), Using Social Media in Business (unit 3), Website Development (unit 6).
The Post of IT tutor
We are looking for a teacher who displays the following characteristics:
In addition we are looking for a candidate who recognises the critical importance of developing our students’ literacy and numeracy skills and will implement this as an integral part of their teaching.
Candidates will be part of a team where resources and ideas are freely shared for the greater good of the department. The successful applicant is expected to be flexible, not afraid to meet challenges, and innovative in their approach to curriculum delivery.
How do we support you?
As a new member of staff you will receive plenty of support from your colleagues both from the department and from the wider college community. This will include:
For graduates we will organise and fund a teaching qualification – usually a PGCE – a saving for most graduates of at least £9,000. In addition we offer Qualified Teacher Status (i.e. completion of the statutory induction period) through Hampshire Local Authority and in partnership with one of our local schools.
We regard our staff as our most important resource and will do our utmost to support you throughout your time at the College.
Why should you join us?
We continue to be an outstanding provider of post-16 education and in 2019 the results gained by our students placed the College in the top 25% for A-level, and the top 10% for level 3 vocational courses.
If you are motivated by a challenge and feel you could support us to achieve even greater results in 2021/22, this is the right College for you. It is a truly great place to work with benefits including two College houses for staff accommodation.
Please complete the attached application form, employment declaration and equality monitoring form and email all completed applications to email@example.com by 25 June 2021.
The Prospect Trust takes the control and processing of employee data very seriously and is committed to act in line with the GDPR regulations; please read the attached applicant privacy notice which explains how your data is processed.
We welcome applications from all suitably qualified applicants, however all disabled applicants who meet our minimum criteria will be invited for interview. Any future offer of employment would remain subject to satisfactory pre-employment checks, including enhanced DBS clearance.
The College has an uncompromising commitment to the safeguarding of our students.