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Curriculum Leader (Faculty of Digital, Creative & Business)


£35,462.12 - £37,620.48 per annum




37 hours

Closing Date

Reference Number


Job Grade

Points 36-38

Responsible To

Faculty Director (Digital, Creative & Business)


Bede Campus, St Peter's Campus, Washington Campus, City Campus


External Vacancy


Post Ref 5891. 37 hours, permanent. £35,462.12 – £37,620.48 per annum

Attractive benefits for this post include 46 days holiday per year plus bank holidays and access to the teachers’ pension scheme.

The Faculty of Digital, Creative & Business is seeking to appoint a creative, enthusiastic and highly motivated professional, with specific expertise in the latest Digital industry skills, who can also demonstrate the ability to lead innovative teaching, learning and assessment across a large team of staff. The successful applicant will be at the heart of guaranteeing outstanding achievement, lead with creative teaching strategies and practices and ensure positive outcomes for all of our students.

You will support the Director of Faculty and work alongside the existing Curriculum Leaders, in driving forward a successful curriculum area, developing and maintaining relationships with partners in the Digital & Creative Industries and taking an active role in curriculum development and the marketing and promotion of the Digital / Computing provision.

The successful candidate will be joining the College at an exciting time, as the Digital provision is redeveloped to serve the demands of the Industry. The Arts Academy at Bede Campus, which opened in September 2014, has placed us at the leading-edge of technology and enabled the delivery of a high quality curriculum, in state of the art facilities. In September 2017 we will move some Digital provision to our new City Centre Campus which will bring this curriculum to the heart of Sunderland’s Digital Industry.

Applicants should be able to demonstrate, in their personal statement, practical examples of how they fulfil the person specification.

Due to the nature of the post the successful applicant will be required to undertake an Enhanced Disclosure Check.

To find out more about this great opportunity visit www.sunderlandcollege.ac.uk/vacancies alternatively email vacancies@sunderlandcollege.ac.uk or call 0191 511 6046 to request an application pack. All applicants must complete a Sunderland College application form, we do not accept CVs.

Please note that between 24 December 2016 and 02 January 2017 telephone and email queries cannot be responded to.

All applications must be received by Friday 6th January 2017, 10:00am.

It is anticipated that interviews will take place during the week commencing

Monday 16th January 2017.

We are working towards equal opportunities and welcome applications from all sections of the community. We are committed to PREVENT and safeguarding the welfare of children and vulnerable adults.


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