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Lecturer 1 (Employability and Skills/Health and Social Care)


£22,575 - £25,389 (dependent on qualifications)





Closing Date

Reference Number


Job Grade

021 - 025 (021-022 unqualified)

Responsible To

Curriculum Leader


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


Sunderland College is one of the largest FE Colleges in the country and is strongly committed to work-based learning and pre-employment provision. The area of Employment and Skills provision seeks to increase the skills and knowledge levels of employees in order to improve the competitiveness of organisations and to develop unemployed learners to enable them to gain employment.

We are looking to appoint a suitably qualified lecturer who can deliver employability and health and social care vocationally related qualifications. The Employment and Skills team is highly flexible, creative and responsive to employer, learner and market needs. The successful candidate will have experience of working with unemployed learners and employers within the health and social care sector; they will be an outstanding practitioner who focuses on quality, has high expectations, is enthusiastic and can support achievement and encourage progression into work or further education.

The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate innovative teaching, learning and assessment practices; they will have excellent interpersonal skills and classroom management strategies to ensure positive outcomes for learners and to work closely with lecturing staff within the team and across the college. The successful candidate will have experience in delivering level 3 qualifications, hold a relevant degree and either possess a teaching qualification or be committed to work towards one.

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

Due to the nature of this post you will be required to undertake an Enhanced Disclosure Check.

To find out more about this great opportunity at Sunderland College visit www.sunderalndcollege.ac.uk/vacancies, alternatively, Email: vacancies@sunderlandcollege.ac.uk or call 0191 511 6046 to request an application pack.

 All applications must be received by Friday 07 August 2015 at 12 Noon

It is anticipated that interviews will take place during the week commencing 17 August 2015

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


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