Lecturer in Computing

West Herts College
Luton [Bedfordshire]
£34,000 - £34,000 Per Year, Up to £34,000 per annum depending on qualifications and expertise
01 Apr 2021 15:14
15 Apr 2021 23:59
Further Education
Job Level
Teaching / Lecturing
IT / Computing
Contract Type
Full Time
Organisational Type
General Further Education College
Teacher Training
Teacher Training Is Offered

Lecturer in Computing

​This is an exciting opportunity for a dynamic and forward-thinking professional from the computing and digital sector to join our teaching team. At Barnfield College we've got an exciting future ahead, with brand new state-of-the-art 'Digital' industry standard suites and resources coming next academic year. 

The successful applicant will have an opportunity to develop their passion for 'Digital' education and play a pivotal part in the continued development and delivery of industry focused computing qualifications.

We're looking for someone with drive and ambition to help inspire the next-generation of tech graduates to discover new ways of working through exciting lessons. Therefore, candidates are required to have pedagogic knowledge and experience, with a motivation for continuous professional development in their subject specialism. Innovative teaching and learning practices that are interactive, engaging and have an emphasis on thinking skills, problem solving, logic and an understanding of how things work are essential.

The post holder must have relevant qualifications at degree level or equivalent and experience with media software and programmes. You should be a highly driven specialist that is confident in many of the following areas; Computer Science, Cyber Security, Digital Skills, Graphics & Animation, Games Design & Development, Networking, Programming, Project Development & HCI, Software and Apps Development and Web Development

An eagerness to work as part of a collaborative department, drive change, constructively challenge, participate in cross curriculum activities and liaise with colleagues from other departments across the College are essential parts of this role.

Experience and qualifications in teaching and learning would be advantageous, although industry experience coupled with the ambition of becoming an outstanding tutor will be considered. Barnfield College offers and supports free teacher training to those wishing to enter the teaching profession.

If you are an experienced professional looking to share your knowledge in a rewarding and exciting learning environment we would love to hear from you. 

The closing date for applications is Thursday 15 April 2021.

The successful candidate will join the school of Business, Computing & Travel reporting to the Head of School Theresa Simmons Barnfield Campus, Enterprise Way, Luton.

If you would like any more information you can contact us on 01923 812333 or e-mail jobs@westherts.ac.uk.

WHC Group is positive about disabled people. If you need help applying for the role please contact the Human Resources team.


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