Lecturer in Construction Professions

  • Job Reference: WREQ3592
  • Date Posted: 26 July 2022
  • Employer: Weston College
  • Website: https://www.weston.ac.uk/
  • Location: Weston-super-Mare, Somerset
  • Salary: £23,960 to £34,722
  • Sector: Education
  • Job Type: Full Time

Job Description

We are looking for a dynamic individual to join our team of construction professionals. If you have a background in construction design, management or surveying then you could be the person we are looking for.

The courses we offer range from level 2 to level 4, so being able to build a rapport with learners who have a variety of skills will be key. You’ll be very well organised, self-motivated and dedicated to providing the best experience for our learners in terms of quality of delivery and wider experiences.

Ideally you will have a background in one of the following areas, and you’ll be willing to upskill and update in other areas if required.

  • Surveying (quantity/ building/ land)
  • Architectural technician/ design
  • Project planning and management

We deliver courses including: T levels, BTEC’s, Apprenticeships and HNC’s so having a working knowledge of these qualifications would be an advantage.

The person appointed will join a progressive team involved in co-ordination and delivery of a range of full time, apprenticeships, and higher education courses in the Faculty of Building, Automotive and Civil Engineering.

The ideal candidate will have a strong working knowledge of construction and the built environment, specifically in the area of design/ surveying or planning. Applicants should be student focused and have an outstanding experience of the industry. Applicants must be able to work well as part of a team, be flexible and highly motivated.

This is an exciting time to join Weston College. The College is Ofsted Outstanding, its Higher Education provision is graded Gold by the Teaching Excellence and Student Outcomes Framework (TEF) and has recently won the Lloyds Bank Employer of the Year award. In 2017, Weston College won the Queen’s Anniversary Prize for Higher and Further Education, one of only two Further Education colleges in the country ever to be awarded this prestigious honour. Furthermore, the College is ranked 28th in the not-for-profit category and 21st in the overall list of south west companies in The Sunday Times Best Companies to Work For list. The College is also an Investors in People Champion and has been awarded Platinum by Investors in People, which demonstrates Weston College’s commitment to invest in our staff to improve performance.

Weston College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be required to obtain the appropriate prison clearance before starting the role.