Lecturer in Politics, History Plus other subjects

Salary: £27,864 – £42,528

(Salary dependent on qualifications and experience

Potential Responsibility Allowance A2 (£1000) – Politics

Contract: Full time, Permanent

Required: 1st September 2023

“The philosophy of the school room in one generation will be the philosophy of government in the next”

We have seen students desire to probe at sources of action in UK and World Politics is on the rise, can you shape and mold this desire into rounded and reasoned argument? This is a rare and exciting opportunity for a modern, forward thinking, professional from the Humanities discipline to join a progressive and innovative Faculty that is not just maintaining but growing numbers.

The successful applicant will have an opportunity to develop their passion for teaching Humanities within a progressive and supportive faculty, playing a pivotal role in developing and furthering the success of A Level Politics growth at Cirencester College. You should have a have an excellent understanding of what makes outstanding teaching for our learners and the flexibility to apply that to variety of learners and disciplines.

The post holder will be expected to:

  • Teach to a high standard, and develop the relevant skills to teach truly outstanding provision
  • Work with the HUMES Faculty and with enrichment staff to create provision that excites and stimulates demand

Candidates should have a commitment to providing high quality learning to enable all learners to achieve their full potential. The ability to truly work as a team player is also essential. The post holder will be expected to demonstrate outstanding organisational and interpersonal skills.

Candidates should possess either proven experience in industry or a good honours degree in a related subject (or a combination of both). Ideally you will hold a teaching qualification, or be committed to obtain a suitable qualification once in post.

Closing Date: 12th May 2023, noon

PLEASE APPLY NOW This may close early once sufficient applications are received

Benefits include: Teachers Pensions defined benefit pension scheme (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.

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.