Lecturer - Health and Social Sciences

Eastern Colleges Group
Bury St Edmunds [Suffolk]
£28,014 - £38,058 Per Year
20 Jan 2023 16:02
06 Feb 2023 23:59
Further Education
Job Level
Teaching / Lecturing
Health & Social Care / Counselling, Sciences
Contract Type
Full Time
Organisational Type
General Further Education College

Lecturer - Health and Social Sciences

Lecturer - Health and Social Sciences  

West Suffolk College, Bury St Edmunds  

35 hours per week, 52 weeks per year, Permanent  

Salary: £28,014 per annum - £38,058 per annum (Dependant on experience) 

West Suffolk College is one of the country’s leading further education and apprenticeship providers. Our apprenticeship results have consistently remained above the national average. We offer many degrees, HNCs and HNDs at our focused and inclusive University Studies Centre. We have around 13,000 students including nearly 2,000 apprentices studying with us.

We are seeking an innovative candidate with a creative mind-set who has the ability to engage both staff and students to join our team.  You will be integral in ensuring that our students receive an exceptional experience whilst studying towards a variety of courses from BTEC Level 2 to Diplomas.

The successful candidate should have an interest in teaching criminology, care and health subjects. The successful applicant will be encouraged to further grow and develop the department. They will ideally be educated to degree level or equivalent and have relevant vocational experience in an appropriate subject area. A teaching qualification would also be desirable.

As a College, our Character Strengths and Mission Statement underpin our expectations of all our students and employees.  Please familiarise yourself with these and incorporate them into your personal statement; this will be of benefit if you are invited to attend for an interview. 

This is an opportunity to join a hugely supportive organisation where we value, support and facilitate your professional development, as well as offering many other benefits including an attractive pension scheme, staff wellbeing initiatives and employee assistance. 

This College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. 

For further information please contact our recruitment team at: [email protected]

Completed application forms should be emailed to [email protected] – if you have not heard from a member of the HR Team within 14 working days, please presume your application has not been successful on this occasion.  

Closing Date: 8:00am on Monday 6th February 2023 

Interviews:  Will be held on Wednesday 8th February 2023 

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, gender, gender reassignment, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age in accordance with the requirements of the Equality Act 2010. 

The College is committed to safeguarding children and safer recruitment practices and will undertake all the required pre-employment checks on the successful candidate including an enhanced DBS Disclosure. 

All data will be processed in accordance with the Data Protection Act 2018.  For more information about how we access and use your information please visit our website – www.wsc.ac.uk/privacy-and-terms