Lecturer in Sport

  • Job Reference: 1430
  • Date Posted: 1 August 2022
  • Recruiter: EAST KENT COLLEGE
  • Location: Folkestone, Kent
  • Salary: £28,583 to £33,692
  • Sector: Education & Childcare
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Part Time

Job Description

About The Role

Do you have experience in Sport and the ability to pass on your passion for the industry to motivate and inspire learners to achieve and succeed? Then come to Folkestone College and you could soon be inspiring Sport Practitioners of the future.

You do not need to have a degree or a teaching qualification to start teaching in FE. We will support you in gaining a teaching qualification if you bring your skills, knowledge and experience in your subject.

As a Lecturer at EKC group you will teach, train and assess Sport and Exercise Science students in a variety of learning environments, ensuring a high-quality learning experience. You will also teach PE to the Year 10 and 11 students from our Junior College. Your role will also include providing support to learners to enable them to achieve their maximum potential and to lead as appropriate on designated study programmes and/or courses, with a key responsibility for ensuring the design, delivery and evaluation of programme.

We pride ourselves in the support we can give those who are new to teaching, with ongoing training and coaching through our Teacher Academy. So, if you do not have any teaching experience or teacher qualifications but have a passion for sharing your knowledge and would like to be considered for this teaching role please apply.

Working as a Lecturer at EKC Group is an extremely rewarding role with excellent benefits, such as, competitive holiday entitlement, access to a range of discounts on many high street stores and a generous pension scheme. 

About You

The ideal candidate will be highly organised, creative and be able to plan and teach engaging and innovative lessons with demonstrated interpersonal skills. Assessing and tracking student progress, to further plan intervention this will be a vital part of the role and ensuring all students develop the skills they need to succeed. 

Ideally you will have experience of teaching Sport and Exercise Science or have delivered training in the workplace. You must have a positive outlook, be empathetic towards learners and have strong class management skills.  

The successful candidate will be able to teach a range of designated study programs and/ or courses from Level 1 up to Level 3 and will be able to motivate learners to achieve and succeed on their programmes of study. You will also teach PE to the Year 10 and 11 students from our Junior College.