ESOL and English Lecturer (Adult Education)

Salary range: £20.66 – £27.71, Hourly Paid

Contract:  Permanent, Variable Hours

Required: Immediate start available


Cirencester College is seeking a dedicated and motivated ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages) and English Lecturer to join our dynamic team within the Adult Education department. The successful candidate will play a pivotal role in delivering high-quality English courses across various levels, including both daytime and evening classes. This position offers an exciting opportunity to contribute to the growth and development of our adult provision.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Conduct engaging and effective teaching sessions aligned with the ESOL or Functional Skills English curriculum.
  • Monitor, assess, and report student progress to support their learning journey.
  • Maintain accurate student records and registers.
  • Develop course materials and activities that facilitate student learning and comprehension.
  • Collaborate with external agencies to enhance curriculum delivery and student outcomes.
  • Keep up to date with advancements in the field of ESOL and Functional Skills English.
  • Participate in quality assurance processes to continually enhance course effectiveness.
  • Potentially teach and develop business English classes.

Qualifications & Skills:

  • Qualified to teach English (e.g., CELTA, DTLLS, PCET, PGCE or QCF Level 5 Diploma in Education, or demonstrate a commitment to obtain an equivalent qualification on the job).
  • Experience in teaching ESOL and/or Functional skills courses to diverse student groups.
  • Strong organizational skills and attention to detail.
  • Effective communication and interpersonal abilities.
  • Commitment to professional development and continuous improvement.

This role offers the opportunity to contribute to the educational success and personal development of our students. If you are passionate about teaching English language skills, we encourage you to apply.

Further details can be found in the job description attached.

Closing Date:  2nd June 2024

Interview date:  tbc

We reserve the right to interview prior to this date. 

PLEASE APPLY NOW – This position will close once sufficient applications are received.

We regret that due to the large number of applications we receive we are only able to contact those candidates to be interviewed.

***Applications will be considered as and when received, it is therefore advised to submit an application form at the earliest convenience. Please note this job may be closed once sufficient applications are received.

Benefits include: Teachers Pensions defined benefit pension scheme – 28.6% college pension contribution (including life assurance), generous holidays, sick pay scheme, Employee Assistance Programme, free on-site car parking, on-site fitness suite, Refectory and Cycle to Work Scheme.

Cirencester College may carry out online searches during the recruitment process on shortlisted candidates, as part of due diligence checks.

This 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.

Cirencester College welcomes applications from all sectors of the community and is an equal opportunities employer.

Internal Applicants should complete an ‘Internal Application Form’ and send to hr@cirencester.ac.uk Forms are located on CCO under Cross College Documents, Forms, ‘Internal Application Form’