Lecturer in Community Studies / Health and Social Care

Full Time
£25,830 - £38,356 per annum

Are you in search of a new opportunity to teach at a place which “raises the aspirations and achievements of its students and improves the life chances of young people?” (Ofsted, 2020). Then you belong at Callywith College.

We are looking for outstanding teaching staff to join us at Callywith College in Bodmin. Officially recognised as one of the best post-16 colleges in the country and awarded Outstanding in all categories by Ofsted in January 2020. This is a fantastic opportunity for you to join our team and continue to develop our “exceptionally supportive and caring environment” that “inspires students to do well” whilst “constantly reminding them of their ability and worth” (Ofsted, 2020).

The successful applicant will be expected to provide exceptional teaching, learning and assessment, and to contribute to curriculum development. The ability to motivate students and to enable them to realise their full potential is paramount. The candidate will have a successful track record in helping their students to make outstanding progress. The ability to form trusting and nurturing relationships that support students to succeed both academically and personally is key. We are looking for a committed personality who will combine a good honours degree in Health and Social Care and / or extensive relevant professional experience, and a teaching qualification (or be willing to work towards one). You will be passionate about working in the Health and / or Care sectors, and supporting students to gain the skills, knowledge and qualifications to progress on to higher level studies, or to join the workforce. As well as teaching, the successful candidate is likely also to have responsibility for a tutor group and pastoral oversight of their tutees.

You will join a highly supportive and collegiate team for whom going the extra mile for their students is the norm. We are looking for someone who confidently works with a wide variety of ability levels, who is a committed team member that shows clear initiative, innovation and projects an enthusiasm for their subject. All applicants should highlight the range of subjects they can teach and the other abilities, characteristics and experiences that will benefit our students.

We are looking for a passionate teaching practitioner to join our thriving Community Studies team. You will contribute to planning, delivery and assessment of a range of units across our successful and popular Health and Social Care courses. We have excellent facilities and outstanding technical support to allow you to deliver inspirational lessons that motivate your students to be ambitious in their educational aims and aspirational in their future plans.

We offer a generous package with benefits including 40 days annual leave plus bank holidays and College closure days, teacher pension scheme, relocation package, free on-site parking and a variety of on-site benefits and discounts.

Application Pack


Curriculum Vitae are not accepted, Application Forms only.

Successful candidates will be notified within 4 weeks of the closing date. 

How to Apply

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