Lecturer in Health & Social Care (Adults) - Hourly Paid

Lecturer in Health & Social Care (Adults) - Hourly Paid

Location: West Plaza, Sandwell, West Bromwich

Working Hours: 29.6

Salary: £25.25 per hour (£18.49 per hour for Unqualified)

Sandwell College is a fantastic leading organisation. We are a large, successful, richly diverse and growing college based on the outskirts of Birmingham. We have achieved significant success over recent years and we have further, big ambitions for the future with just under 6,000 students currently studying with us.

We offer excellent rewards including:

  • Excellent annual leave plus bank holiday allowance
  • Competitive pension scheme
  • A variety of health and wellbeing programmes
  • Discounted gym membership
  • Progressive career development and training with regular ‘Appreciation Days’

As the ‘Further Education College of the year 2019’, we have a fantastic opportunity for an expert within Health and Social Care to join us on an hourly-paid basis teaching our adult learners.

We are looking for a Lecturer to teach deliver the newly approved NOCN Level 3 Diploma in Care.  You must be qualified with a health or adult care qualification at level 5 (i.e. PGCE)/registered nurse or above with current occupational knowledge and competency. You must be a qualified assessor/internal quality assurer or working towards the IQA qualification. A CPD record is needed which includes hands on/ back to the floor evidence. You should reasonably be able to carry out the unit requirements. 

As this is a Competency based qualification: 

  • Observation of learners' real work practice is a requirement of this standard.  
  • Face to face visits for observation in the learner's work setting are a requirement.  
  • Planning, feedback, and discussions will be conducted remotely using teams or Zoom.  
  • An e-portfolio system will be used as any recorded meetings, discussions could be part of the learner's evidence. 

This is an excellent opportunity to take full responsibility for course tutorship and encourage opportunities for learning, including work experience and enrichment. You will use your excellent communication and organisational skills to conduct a variety of diverse methods to meet all students learning requirements.

To be successful you will have a recognised teaching qualification, (L5 or above) or willing to work towards obtaining this qualification and experience of working within the area of Health and Social Care. You will have a strong awareness of current developments in Health and social Care and be able to combine this with your ability to teach and inspire students.

To view the full job description, please click see the attached document or for further information, please contact: [email protected]

Closing date is the 30 June 2022. We reserve the right to close this vacancy earlier than the advertised date.

Interviews: First stage interviews will take place in TBC.

Sandwell College is committed to safeguarding children, young people and vulnerable adults. All appointments are subject to a satisfactory enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service checks. We aim to develop a workforce that reflects the diverse community we serve and positively encourage applications from all.