Digital / Computing Lecturer

Digital / Computing Lecturer

About the role

We have an exciting opportunity for a full time Digital Lecturer at Telford College.

The purpose of this role is to:

  • Deliver outstanding Digital & Computing provision to a wide range of full-time and part-time learners, through an exceptional student experience leading to positive achievement outcomes.
  • Undertake a range of administrative and development duties that contributes to improving standards and achievements and the learner experience.
  • Deliver and teach Level 1 to HND to agreed success targets.
  • Evaluate and assess (formative and summative) the work of learners in relation to the curriculum criteria and provide timely constructive and helpful learner feedback.
Key Responsibilities
  • Regularly review and monitor the attendance and progress of learners and follow up as required to ensure learners achieve their targets.
  • Carry out, collate and feedback initial and/or diagnostic assessments to identify students’ ILP and support as required, providing differentiated learning strategies to enable students to achieve their primary learning goal.
  • Provide assignment and assessment material appropriate to each specific programme.
  • Evaluate and assess (formative and summative) the work of learners in relation to the curriculum criteria and provide timely constructive and helpful learner feedback.
  • Maintain quality systems related to the teaching of Computing including designing work schemes, lesson plans, assessment plans and assessment activities.
  • Update and maintain electronic documentation to support teaching and learning, assessment and tracking of learner progress.
  • Attend curriculum meetings and contribute to the continual quality improvement mechanisms (e.g. maintenance of course files, timely updating of ILPs on ProMonitor).
  • Actively support the embedding of Computing into vocational area and participate in curriculum development regarding the teaching and learning of Computing
  •  Keep up to date with current developments and adapt to changes in Computing.
Skills, knowledge and expertise

Qualifications and training

Teaching qualification, e.g. Cert Ed, PGCE or DTLLs, or a firm commitment to achieve a  Diploma in Education and Training (DET)

Have a minimum L4 qualification in a IT/Computing area

Level 2 qualification (GCSE A* – C, or equivalent) in Maths and English or a willingness to attain these qualifications with the support of the College.


Skills and expertise

Excellent Interpersonal Skills at an individual or group level

Ability to work independently using own initiative or within a team

Experience of working in a teaching or training environment

How to Apply

We look forward to receiving your application and knowing more about your qualifications, skills, personal qualities and experience that you would bring to the role and to Telford College. Please take time to review the job description.

Please complete the online application form with details of your full employment history (since leaving school, including education, employment and voluntary work) including reasons for any gaps in employment. This should also include a statement of the personal qualities and experience you believe are relevant to your suitability for the post and how this meets the job description and person specification requirements. Your application form will be re-produced in a standard format by the system (without personal identifiers) to assist us in our anonymised shortlisting process.

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Application deadline
October 2, 2023 12:00 pm
Business and Digital
Employment type
37 Hours per week 52.14 Weeks a Year
Telford College - Wellington, Telford
Salary ranging from £26,820 - £40,240 (Depending on Experience)
Reporting to
Potential interview date
From October 6, 2023