HE Social Science Lecturer (Criminology & Sociology)

An established higher education centre are now looking to recruit a dedicated academic, with proven public sector experience and a track record of excellence in delivering outstanding education and contributing to a high-quality student experience, to join the College team from August 2020.

The successful candidate will contribute in the delivery of a range of modules from the BTEC HND Public Services, L6 BSc (Hons) Criminology & Criminal Justice and BSc (Hons) Health & Social Sciences.

They are particularly interested in candidates with a background in sociology and/or criminology. This position will require the lecturer to:

* engage and participate in training and meetings when scheduled;

* teaching, advising and assessing students on the courses s/he teaches;

* blended learning – prepare course material that accommodates the blended learning strategy of the College;

* complying with published quality assurance standards and procedures at the College;

* developing the Scheme of Work / Syllabus in the taught specialist subject;

* developing formative assessment activities and the final summative assignment brief;

* developing and maintaining a CPD record of research and scholarly achievement;

* undertaking departmental and College duties including but not limited to attendance records, marking within published guidelines and time frames, attending department and College meetings and internal verification/moderation days.

The Person Candidates must hold a postgraduate degree or equivalent with a minimum of two years of teaching experience. A related professional qualification would be an advantage.

Experience with delivering blended learning is also desirable.

There could be some flexibility in the schedule and a 0.8 FTE appointment may also be considered.

Salary range: £32,000 to £35,000 (depending on experience and qualifications).

Important Notice

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This role may involve work with under 18’s or vulnerable adults. Any appointment will be made subject to strict vetting and screening checks and receipt of a satisfactory enhanced DBS check. Dovetail and Slate ltd acts as an Employment Agency (perm) and an Employment Business (temp/contract).