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Lecturer in Computing Hardware and Networking

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Lecturer in Computing: Hardware and Networking Salary: Up to £32,292Highbury College are looking for a Lecturer in Computing: Hardware/Networking for 35 hours per week, 52 weeks per year, to assist in the development of the Computing Department in delivering qualifications across a range of levels including; Levels 3, 4 & 5. The post holder will be responsible for providing high quality teaching and learning, pastoral and academic support and programme leadership. About the College  Highbury College is the No.1 general further education college (GFE) in the South East. Our student success rate makes us the top-performing College in Hampshire and the Isle of Wight and we are graded Outstanding across all five cross-college areas by Ofsted. We are seeking motivated and forward-thinking professionals to join our team in the delivery of world-class education and training. Highbury is firmly committed to promoting equality, celebrating diversity and providing a safe environment for all staff and students. Benefits of working at Highbury College include:Leading edge resources and state-of-the-art learning environments.Great south coast location in the vibrant city of Portsmouth with excellent commuter links.A positive, dynamic environment in which all staff are actively involved in challenging current practice and identifying new opportunities to realize the College’s mission of enabling all students to succeed. In addition to the salary quoted, Highbury College offers a benefits package that includes a final salary pension scheme, generous holidays, continuous development opportunities and access to an on-site gym and nursery facilities.Main Duties:To teach on a range of programmes in the Computing Department, including the Foundation Degrees in Computer Networking providing high quality learning opportunities that meet the needs of individual students and groups in line with the College’s strategic priorities and objectives.To provide flexible assessment opportunities and closely plan, monitor, track and record student retention, achievement and success.To contribute to the development and delivery of high quality, relevant curriculum and programmes. For a comprehensive list of duties, please refer to the college job description. Essential criteria: A degree level in Computing Science/System Support or equivalent professional qualification.Evidence of commitment to on-going professional updating and development (30hr per annum min).Relevant industry experience.Experience of teaching/training and assessing.Ability to work well in teams but also to work independently with the minimum of supervision.Ability to meet targets within set timescales.Good verbal and written communication skills.Motivated and able to motivate others.Good administrative skills.Effective interpersonal and presentation skills.Professional approach to work and appearance.Enthusiasm and drive.Ability to work under pressure.Commitment to excellence.Application Deadline: 03.11.14Interview Date: 12.11.14 To apply, please follow the job board application instructions. You will then be sent a web link to an online application form. Please note that this College does NOT accept CV’s.

Job added on 28-10-2014