Curriculum Leader: Science

Preston College
Preston College, St Vincents Road, Fulwood, Preston, PR2 8UR
£37,634 - £42,065 Per Year, Depending on Qualifications and Experience
05 Aug 2022 12:19
22 Aug 2022 17:00
Further Education
Job Level
Teaching / Lecturing
Contract Type
Full Time
Organisational Type
Public Sector Organisation
Teacher Training
Teacher Training Is Offered

Curriculum Leader: Science

Preston College

At Preston College we take great pride in supporting all of our learners to achieve the qualifications they need, alongside the development of technical skills and knowledge that employers and universities are looking for.

We are a “Good” College and Ofsted agree. We have ambition for all our learners, communities, employers and staff.  Our Board of Governors is committed to a Five Year Plan, which sets out our aspiration to become an Ofsted Outstanding College by 2022/23.

Our mission is to help make learners the most employable they can be.

The School of ISTEM plays a vital role in the College’s ability to respond to local and regional business needs whilst serving the community we are so proudly a part of. 

The provision of Science delivers technical career focused courses from entry level to Level 3 to meet the skills requirements of our community and local economy.

Job Title:  Curriculum Leader:  Science

Hours: 1.0 FTE - 37 hours per week

Salary: Job Family Group 2.   From SCP 36-40 - £37,364 up to £42,065 depending on experience and qualifications

Hours: 37 per week – 1.0 FTE

Contract Status: Academic

  • To coordinate and monitor the provision of Science
  • To provide internal and external stakeholders with timely and robust information and communication
  • To monitor the progress of learners against expectations of the relevant regulated qualification or skills based courses

If you feel that we are the College for you and that you are the person we require then we welcome your application.

Closing Date for Applications:  Monday 22nd August 2022 at 5pm

The successful candidate for this appointment will may required to apply for appropriate disclosure through the Disclosure and Barring service.

About us:

Our mission is to make our learners the most employable they can be. We do this by supporting all of our learners to achieve the qualifications they need, alongside the development of technical skills and knowledge that employers and universities are looking for.

What we offer:

Preston College have been awarded ‘Gold’ by Investors in People and we have a wide range of benefits for staff. Some of these are outlined below, for a full list visit

•           Professional Development Opportunities including staff days and supported CPD.

•           Opportunities to obtain qualifications essential to your role and support to achieve them.

•           Opportunities for career and pay progression, including annual cost of living increases.

•           Generous Annual Leave entitlement.

•           Local Government Pension Scheme / Teacher’s Pension Scheme.

•           Family friendly college policies including special leave, career break, job share and flexible working (role dependent).

•           Free car parking.

•           Cycle to work scheme.

•           Subsidised health and fitness suite, hair and beauty treatments and 20% discount off FUNDA children’s holiday club all based at Preston College.