Lecturer in Sport and Fitness

Lecturer in Sport and Fitness

We are seeking an outstanding Lecturer in Sport and Fitness, with a specialism in sports coaching/fitness to join our Fitness Evolution team to teach effectively on a range of programmes across the College curriculum.

Your responsibilities will include accurately assessing and monitoring student work to assure high achievement and progression, as well as maintaining high quality records and providing timely information.

You will possess a degree or equivalent level qualification in Sport Science and a recognised teaching qualification. Detailed knowledge of current Sixth form Sport/coaching/Sport Science specifications including BTEC Level 1 to 3 and knowledge of sport science including nutrition, physiology, sport psychology or coaching is essential for this role.

The salary for this post is competitive.

Burnley College Sixth Form Centre is the country’s Number One College, providing first-class Further Education, University Education, Apprenticeship, business training and adult learning programmes, in the heart of Pennine Lancashire. Please also see our College Charter below.

At Burnley College, we celebrate the diversity of all our staff, students and visitors. We provide a safe and supportive environment in which everyone is able to study and work to the best of their abilities and we are committed to promoting equality of opportunity for all.

The College is dedicated to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all learners and expects all staff to share in this commitment. Employment at the College is subject to an Enhanced DBS Check via the Disclosure and Barring Service and any post involving regulated activity will also be subject to an additional barred list check.

To apply for this post, please complete the application form using the link below. If you experience any problems when completing the application form, please e-mail [email protected]


The closing date for this post is 5.00pm, Monday 22 August 2022.