Lecturer: Health and Social Care

Preston College
Preston College, St Vincents Road, Fulwood, Preston, PR2 8UR
£26,200 - £35,215 Per Year, Depending on qualifications and experience
16 Sep 2022 11:08
07 Oct 2022 12:00
Further Education
Job Level
Teaching / Lecturing
Health & Social Care / Counselling
Contract Type
Part Time
Organisational Type
Public Sector Organisation
Teacher Training
Teacher Training Is Offered

Lecturer: Health and Social Care

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 Business, Health and Uniformed Services is crucial to our future development and 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 Health and Social Care is an area where we believe new energies, ideas, innovation and subject leadership will have a profound change effect and we are looking for an exceptional candidate to work with us to achieve this.


Job Title:      Lecturer in Health and Social Care

Salary:           From SCP 24 (£26,200) to SCP 34, (£35,215) per annum pro rata, depending on qualifications and experience.  

Hours:           18.5 hours per week – 0.5 FTE



We have an exciting opportunity for an experienced and forward thinking individual to join our Health and Social Care team. You will be qualified to Degree Level and have industry experience in a relevant Health setting. We do require someone with specific experience from the health sector however we would not restrict the appointment of the most suitable candidate should they be experienced to teach effectively in this area. Courses currently delivered within the department are at Level 2 and 3 for programmes through BTEC and NCFE CACHE for both 16-19 and adult learners. The Department is also proud to be a pioneer provider for the new T Level in Health and Science since 2021 with the programme becoming an area of anticipated growth.


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: Friday 7th October 2022 at 12 noon

Interview Date: Monday 17th October 2022.  


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 www.preston.ac.uk/jobs

•           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.


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