Lecturer – Specialist Hair & Media Make-Up

Recruiter
South Thames Colleges Group
Location
Kingston College
Salary
£17,834 - £31,857 Per Year
Posted
21 Nov 2022 11:44
Closes
20 Dec 2022 23:59
Reference
KING144660
Sector
Further Education
Job Level
Teaching / Lecturing
Specialism
Hair / Beauty
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Part Time
Organisational Type
General Further Education College

Lecturer – Specialist Hair & Media Make-Up

Permanent, Part Time (0.8)

Do you have advanced skills in Prosthetics, Hair and Specialist Make Up for Theatre, TV, Film, Fashion and Editorial? If so, this could be the perfect role for you!

The Creative Industries School at Kingston College offers Level 3, Level 4 HNC, Level 5 HND and Level 6 BA (Hons) qualifications in Specialist Hair and Make-Up, and we are looking for a dynamic, pro-active, highly organised, and effective Lecturer that could deliver specialist practical and academic teaching at all levels.

This is an exciting opportunity within a thriving and successful creative education community!

You’ll have a keen and current understanding of the industry and be able to support HE students in developing higher level skills, with a particular focus on Special Effects, Period Hair and Make Up, Front Lace Wig Making, Hair and Make Up for stage and screen, and Advanced Prosthetics (Airbrushing body art techniques, SPFX, mould making, fibre glass, epoxy resin systems, foam latex and silicone). You will be academically advanced to be able to support Level 4, 5 and 6 with professional planning and marketing skills and be able to offer guidance and expertise regarding working in the industry based on personal experience.

Closing date for the return of a complete online application is 5th December 2022. 

The benefits package includes generous annual leave of 37 days plus up to 7 additional days over Christmas/New Year as well as an additional 5 days Wellbeing leave to enhance employees’ physical and mental health. This leave is all in addition to Bank Holiday entitlement. There is an excellent pension scheme that receives a significant financial contribution from the employer (Teachers Pensions or Local Government Pension Scheme), subsidised sports facilities and professional development and training plus a salary sacrifice cycle to work scheme. The benefits package will be pro-rated for part time staff.

South Thames Colleges group is an equal opportunities employer and is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and vulnerable adults.

The South Thames Colleges Group is made up of Carshalton College, Kingston College, Merton College and South Thames College, which merged on 1 August 2017. South Thames Colleges Group is one of London’s largest providers of post-16 education and training and is an ongoing and significant contributor to its local communities. We aim to put students’ success at the heart of everything we do.

We are looking for hard-working and collaborative people who can join our team and help challenge our students to progress and achieve.

When you click on ‘Apply’, you will be forwarded to the application page which sits on a platform hosted by an external partner called Blue Octopus who support STCG throughout the recruitment process