Lecturer in Textiles Art & Design

Exeter, Devon
£21,534 - £22,846 FTE per annum
09 May 2017
15 May 2017
Contract Type
Part Time

Lecturer - Training Opportunity

Textiles Art & Design

£21,534 - £22,846 FTE per annum

Part time (0.5 FTE)

Fixed Term (2 Years)

Are you a graduate looking for a career in teaching?

Do you want to work for an outstanding employer?

Are you keen to study for a teaching qualification?

We have an exciting training opportunity for the right candidate to join a successful and friendly Faculty of Art & Design. This part time vacancy will suit a highly motivated graduate who wants to develop their career in teaching and gain a fully-funded teaching qualification at the same time.
This role is a mixture of technical support, instructing and lecturing.

We are looking for someone with a passion for textiles and ability to communicate their enthusiasm to a varied group of learners. Comprehensive training will be provided to use and induct students in a broad range of art media and equipment. You will, with support from a mentor, oversee the textiles workshops and classrooms, and be responsible for some basic maintenance and preparation of textiles equipment.

A flexible approach and excellent organisational/interpersonal skills are required. A sound communicator, your administrative skills will be strong along with good problem solving skills. You will be an effective team player. You will need to work flexibly, including one evening per week and during half terms.

Exeter College is a large, thriving and growing tertiary college which places teaching, learning and student success as our top priority. We enjoy an excellent regional reputation. The College was judged as outstanding by Ofsted inspection in 2014. In recent years the College has won a number of prestigious awards, including featuring twice in the Sunday Times “Best Places to Work" surveys.

We depend upon exceptional people to sustain our outstanding performance and therefore offer excellent conditions of employment and extensive professional development to all our staff.

Candidates must be eligible to undertake the Certificate in Education. The entry requirement for the Certificate in Education is as follows:

  • Level 3 qualification (or equivalent) relevant to the subject the student is planning to teach and/or relevant experience of the subject.
  • Literacy qualification, Numeracy qualification and ICT skills
  • Fit to teach (confirmed by DBS clearance at Enhanced Level and a suitable reference)

Closing deadline for applications is noon on Monday, 15 May 2017.

Interview date 23 May 2017.

Successful applicants will be required to undertake an enhanced check by the DBS.

For further details and an application form please visit our website by clicking apply.

We do not accept CVs or late applications, no agencies please