Listed below are current vacancies at the S7 colleges.  If you wish to apply for a role please click the link within the advert to the college website.

TEACHER OF CHEMISTRY

0.8 fte up to full-time 

Required for September 2018

Closing date:   12 noon Tuesday February 20th 2018 

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Collyer’s is a Sixth Form College, rated OUTSTANDING by Ofsted, based in Horsham, West Sussex. A well-qualified and enthusiastic Chemist is required to join the Chemistry department which is a thriving subject area within the Faculty of Science and Mathematics.  We are looking for a minimum of 0.8 fte for this post which would be approximately 20.5 hours contact time.   The successful applicant will be expected to teach and contribute within the following qualification range:  A-level Chemistry, and a readiness to form part of our teaching team for BTEC Applied Science L3 National Diploma. Applications would be welcomed from both experienced and newly qualified teachers.

Qualifications: Candidates should hold a good degree classification in Chemistry or a related discipline together with a recognised teaching qualification (PGCE, Cert Ed, DTLLS).

Experience: Current or recent experience of delivering A-level Chemistry and BTEC L3 Science qualifications to 16-19 year olds is desirable.

Knowledge and Skills: Knowledge of A-level Chemistry and BTEC L3 Science qualifications is desirable. Candidates should hold a thorough understanding of the broader concepts appropriate to delivering A-level Chemistry/BTEC Science courses and possess the willingness to develop their knowledge of the topics specific to the exam boards followed at Collyer’s (see below). Candidates should possess the ability to use practical science and information technology to support teaching and learning.

Personal Qualities: Excellent teamwork and communication skills.  Flexible approach and well organised work patterns.

Motivation and expectations:  A commitment to high standards to motivate, support and encourage the growth and maturing of students to ensure excellent outcomes.  

Within the Faculty of Science and Mathematics, Chemistry A-level students follow the OCR A Chemistry specification and are taught in four hours and twenty minutes per week per teaching group. BTEC Applied Science L3 National Diploma students will follow the Pearson specification (2016 onwards specification) and will be taught in eight hours and forty minutes per week per teaching group.

The Chemistry department comprises four teachers of Chemistry supported by two Laboratory Technicians, who prepare equipment for class experiments and assist during practical sessions. Currently the Collyer’s Chemistry department teaches 150 first year, and 130 second year A-level Chemistry students. In is envisaged that our soon to launch BTEC qualification will be delivered to one group of 20 students in the first instance.  The department produces excellent outcomes with Chemistry A-level students achieving results amongst the top 10% in the country.  The Science Faculty has 2 well equipped Chemistry laboratories, with a further 6 laboratories of multiple use. All teaching spaces have projectors and are well resourced with a wide range of relevant practical equipment.

The Chemistry teaching team follow a fully in-house resourced unified scheme of work comprising student notes, homework and in class assessments. Contribution to unified teaching materials is strongly encouraged in all teaching staff, with responsibilities allocated for maintenance of materials under the direction of the Head of Subject.

Collyer’s is committed to the professional development of all staff. Staff are encouraged to attend external CPD as well as in-house training events.

Members of the teaching staff are also personal tutors.  Tutors monitor progress and offer support and guidance to students during a one hour session per week.  The ability to contribute to the enrichment programme would also be welcome.

Salary range: On the new SFCA salary scale £22,937 (Point 1) to £38,364 (Point 9).

To apply, please visit http://www.collyers.ac.uk/vacancies/10838.html

If you have any queries please e-mail jobs@collyers.ac.uk

 

 

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Learning Support Facilitator

(Maternity Cover Contract)

Required as soon as possible for a temporary contract of up to one year

3 days / 19.5 hours per week 39 weeks per year (Term-time only) Ideally Monday, Tuesday & Thursday 8:45am-4:15pm

Actual Annual Salary £8,776 per year

Closing date for applications: 9am Thursday 22nd February 2018

Interviews will be held on Thursday 1st March

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A facilitator is required to provide support to students in lessons and during study sessions.  They will help students develop good study skills and succeed on their chosen courses.  Applications are particularly welcomed from candidates with experience of supporting students aged 16-19. 

Facilitators are required to cover lessons commencing at 8.45am and ending at 4.15pm.

Full details and an application form can be downloaded from the vacancies section of our website www.godalming.ac.uk/about-us/vacancies 

For a hard copy or other enquiries please contact Personnel Services on 01483 411293 or email personnel@godalming.ac.uk