Lecturer - Health & Social Care

Job details
Posting date: 23 January 2020
Salary: Not specified
Additional salary information: £23 - £25 Per Hour
Hours: Full time
Closing date: 22 February 2020
Location: MK6 5LP
Company: AoC Jobs
Job type: Permanent
Job reference: 72390

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The Care Professions Department at Milton Keynes College are looking for an innovative and inspirational Lecturer to join their team.
This is an exciting opportunity for a Health and Social Care professional to join our Care Professions School here at Milton Keynes College. As a Lecturer within the school, you will be teaching students who wish to pursue a career in Health and Social Care. You will be creative in planning your teaching, use a variety of innovative and captivating resources whilst delivering in an enthusiastic and inspirational manner.
Care Professions Study Programmes are predominately for 16 - 19 year olds. These programmes are for students who wish to enter the care industry.
Occasional Workers -The cover needs could range from single lessons up to full days/weeks, and could be needed at short notice - so a person who is able to offer flexible hours is essential.

Location: Chaffron Way Campus
Hours: Variable - Monday to Friday
Salary: £23.52 Per Hour
Closing date: Friday 21 st February 2020

As a successful candidate, you will have
  • Hold a relevant teaching qualification or be willing to work towards one
  • Hold a degree/equivalent ideally in a relevant subject to Health and Social Care Level 4 or above
  • Possess good personal IT skills
  • Knowledge of current relevant initiatives within vocational areas
  • Ability to establish appropriate relationships with challenging young people and adults and be a positive role model
  • A strong awareness and understanding of equal opportunities and the ability to translate these into effective action
  • Excellent interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills, including the ability to work with a wide range of partners, both external and within the College
  • Excellent planning and organisational skills and the ability to manage multiple priorities.
  • The ability to work on own initiative to find creative solutions to problems
  • Ability to stay calm and work effectively under pressure including handling difficult situations diplomatically
More about the College
Milton Keynes College is proud to be an open and inclusive general Further Education College welcoming learners of all levels and delivering an exceptional educational experience. The College offers a broad range of qualifications with more than 3,000 16 - 18-year-old full-time students studying vocational courses, apprenticeships and Higher Education at our campuses in Milton Keynes. In addition, the College delivers employability and skills training programmes to 3,000 people in local community learning centres. For nearly 30 years, we have worked with offenders in both custody, and the wider community and currently work with 19 prisons across England; this includes 13 prisons, which make up the Long-Term High Security Estate, and 6 category B, C & D men's prisons.
Milton Keynes College is a committed safer recruitment employer in line with Keeping Children Safe in Education. We take extreme care in ensuring the safety and welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. All positions therefore undergo a thorough on boarding process to include DBS. In addition, security clearance is required for all prison services positions.
Milton Keynes College has been officially recognised for its commitment and approach to equality, diversity and inclusion. It has been awarded the much sought-after Leaders in Diversity accreditation from the National Centre for Diversity. The award recognises the College's clear ethos and values and a belief in the importance of diversity.

The closing date for applications to this role is 21/02/2020

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