Teacher in A-Level Digital Film and A-Level Graphics

City of Portsmouth College
Portsmouth [Hampshire]
£26,019.62 - £39,926.31 Per Year, Actual Earnings £20,815.69 - £31,941.08 (Depending on Qualifications and Experience)
11 May 2022 18:57
22 May 2022 23:59
Further Education
Job Level
Teaching / Lecturing
A Level
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Part Time
Organisational Type
General Further Education College, Sixth Form College
Teacher Training
Teacher Training Is Offered

Teacher in A-Level Digital Film and A-Level Graphics

Teacher in A-Level Digital Film and A-Level Graphics 

28 hours (0.8 contract) 52 weeks 

Maternity Cover, fixed-term until 31/08/2023 

Tangier Road Campus  


Do you have experience in teaching A-Level Graphics, A-Level Digital Film or are you able to contribute to the other disciplines within the Visual Arts department? or would you like to start your teaching career? As part of the role, you will be preparing schemes of work, delivering lessons to a good standard, setting, assessing, and giving feedback to students. If this is something you are interested in, then you could be just what we are looking for!  


We are looking to recruit a temporary teacher to cover a period of maternity leave and deliver A-Level Digital Film and A Level Graphics or one of the other disciplines within the Visual Arts department; no teaching qualification is required but the successful candidate must be willing to work towards and gain relevant teaching qualifications which will be sponsored and supported by the college. 


As a teacher you need to plan and deliver learning across the programmes you deliver to at least a good standard. You need to support, engage and stretch your learners in such ways as to enable them to meet or exceed their target grades. You must set, assess and give feedback on a suitable quantity and quality of student work in a timely fashion, so as to help learners make good or better progress. This should include preparation work for flipped learning activities. You must help your learners meet awarding body requirements for qualifications. You must do all you can to meet or exceed College success rate targets. You need to aspire to achieve outstanding results in the subjects you are delivering.  

This post sits in the Visual Art Department which comprises of a number of full and part-time staff who teach across a range of disciplines. The teaching space is vibrant, spacious and links to a large atrium where students can work independently. Teachers in the department are currently supported by a technician and have access to a range of resources to support teaching and learning. The department is currently delivering the following courses. 

A-Level Fine Art 

A-Level Graphics 

A-Level Photography 

A-Level Digital Film  

A-Level 3D-Design  

UAL Art & Design 


About Us 

In August 2021, Highbury College and Portsmouth College merged to form the City of Portsmouth College. The new organisation is a general further education college in Portsmouth, Hampshire, England.  

It provides vocational and academic education and training, from first-step courses to university level foundation degrees, specialised services for business and education in the community. Courses include A Levels, vocational diplomas (BTECs), GCSEs, Foundation Degrees, Apprenticeships and unaccredited leisure courses. 

The College has more than 55 years of experience during which time it has built a strong reputation for both academic, technical and professional programmes. It also has close relationships with those working in various industries which ensure the ever-changing needs of employers in the area are met.  

The College actively promotes lifelong learning and delivers a wide range of adult courses at more than 40 community venues in and around Portsmouth, as well as at four College campuses. 

The College is also a provider of apprenticeship training in the southeast and currently offers apprenticeships in more than 40 subject areas. 

We offer a range of staff benefits including access to the Local Government Pension Scheme, generous holidays and great on-site facilities. 


How to Apply 

The closing date for the role is 22 May 2022. We will be monitoring the applications daily and reserve the right to withdraw the advert early. If you are interested, waste no time and apply today by following the links below! Please note we are not able to accept applications by CV only. 

If you would like to discuss the role, please contact the HR department on 02394211850  

City of Portsmouth College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people.  The successful candidate will be required to undertake an enhanced DBS check. The College celebrates diversity and aims to recruit a diverse range of staff. 

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