Lecturer in Healthcare Science (Permanent & Maternity Cover roles available)

  • Job Reference: WREQ2566
  • Date Posted: 23 February 2021
  • Employer: Weston College
  • Website: https://www.weston.ac.uk/
  • Location: Weston-super-Mare, Somerset
  • Salary: £23,840 to £31,482
  • Sector: Education
  • Job Type: Full Time

Job Description

This is an exciting opportunity to join a dynamic and high-profile team that collaborates with local NHS Trusts and Primary/Social Care to deliver outstanding teaching and training in Further Education. The College has an ambitious growth agenda working with NHS and health partners. We are looking for an individual with a passion for education and Healthcare to support the delivery of our Health and Social programmes to meet the health and social care sector's demands in the South West.

The Faculty of Health, Sport and Student Participation is looking to appoint Lecturers in Healthcare Science and Health and Social Care. Applications would be welcome from candidates with experience in teaching Human Biology or the Health curriculum as well as those with current clinical healthcare experience looking to develop a career in teaching. An extensive programme of training and support is available for the successful candidates. The successful individual will apply their knowledge and expertise of the Healthcare Science sector across a range of technical, vocational, and work-based programmes. The College benefits from state of the art facilities at its Health and Active Living Centre including a simulation ward.

Please note that permanent and maternity cover positions are available. A relocation package will be considered and offered where appropriate.

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 Weston College has recently won the Queen's Anniversary Prize for Higher and Further Education, one of only two Further Education colleges in the country to be awarded this prestigious honour. Furthermore, the College is 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 children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.