Motor Vehicle Lecturer, Cambridge

£25,000 - £34,500 per annum plus benefits

Posted 3 weeks ago | ref: 213537

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Protocol is proud to announce that they are sole supplier of recruitment services for Cambridge Regional College.

With campuses at Cambridge and Huntingdon, Cambridge Regional College is one of the best Further Education colleges in the country for 16 – 18 year old Level 3 student achievement. The College boasts some of the best facilities in the country, such as industry-standard workshops, state-of-the-art catering equipment, studios and salons. The Huntingdon Campus has won the Business in the Community Award in the Hunts Post Business Awards for a record fifth time.

Students enjoy their studies here, thanks to inspirational teachers and excellent course options. The atmosphere at the two college campuses’ is always busy and vibrant. A fantastic 95% of students go on to further education or employment. Graded as ‘Good’ with some outstanding features in their last Ofsted report, the college is often praised for its excellent resources, ambitious students and strong relationships with employers, and highlighted Cambridge Regional College’s work in ensuring that the curriculum meets the needs of local and regional employers.

Cambridge Regional College are currently seeking a Motor Vehicle Lecturer to join them on a permanent, full-time basis.

Role responsibilities

  • To design and deliver on accredited Motor Vehicle courses up to Level 3
  • Deliver inspirational teaching and access to learning across a range of programmes, and to learners with a range of ages and abilities.
  • Provide teaching and assessment opportunities in line with the relevant awarding body requirements to promote access to achievement.
  • Develop and maintain teaching materials including handouts, assignments, booklists, assessment papers and electronic resources.
  • Prepare Schemes of Work and Schemes of Assessment.
  • Undertake the necessary administrative tasks required for the effective operation of programmes in the area.
  • Carry out moderation/assessment and verification.
  • Work with colleagues to integrate Functional Skills into the vocational curriculum.
  • Act as a course tutor with responsibility for supporting learners in achieving their targets.
  • Track and review student progress and maintain student records.
  • Provide feedback on progress to the students, parents/guardians, and employers.
  • Arrange and support the work placement programme.
  • Assist in recruitment and admission of new students.
  • Attend both internal and external promotional events to publicise College and Faculty activities as directed by the Head of Faculty.

The person & qualifications

  • Should hold a teaching qualification (desirable)
  • Should hold an assessors qualification (desirable) 
  • Must be qualified up to minimum Level 3 in Motor Vehicle or a related subject
  • GCSE grade C or equivalent in English and maths
  • Substantial, recent and  relevant industrial experience
  • Recent Lecturing, instructing or training experience

Benefits being a permanent member of CRC staff

  • Free gym membership (at Cambridge Campus)
  • Discounted hair and beauty treatments at The Park Cambridge
  • Generous annual leave entitlement
  • Contributory pension schemes
  • Discounted rates on College training courses
  • BUPA Health Expenses
  • Childcare vouchers 
  • On-site nursery at Huntingdon Campus
  • Free on-site parking, and free local travel to college from surrounding areas
  • Rewards@CRC – exclusive discounts for staff on high street and online stores
  • Occupational Health services
  • Free flu vaccines annually for staff
  • On site subsidised Costa Coffee (Cambridge) and Starbucks (Huntingdon)
  • On site restaurants, refectories and retail outlets
  • Regular staff development days
  • Free eye care
  • Employee Assistance Programme 
  • Employee Christmas savings scheme
  • Staff discounted rates on Apple Products, free in-house IT support for personal use, free Microsoft Office software
  • NUS Extra card 
  • Local discounts 

About Protocol

Protocol are the specialist full-service recruiter dedicated to education, training and skills. People are at the heart of everything we do. We place people first.

We’re more than a recruitment agency – we pride ourselves on our ongoing support and aftercare delivered by our expert team, and all our candidates benefit from free access to our exclusive online CPD portal, Learning Zone.

Whatever your career goals, we’ve got the right role for you. With a wide range of temporary and permanent positions available, from lecturing and training jobs to assessment and support staff roles, all with very competitive pay rates and benefits – your future is in good hands.

The legal bit

Protocol promotes equal rights and is an employment business under The Conduct of Employment Agencies and Employment Businesses Regulations 2003. Work is undertaken on a self-employed basis under contract with Protocol. An enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check is required for all Protocol assignments. All positions advertised by Protocol comply with the Agency Workers Regulations 2010.

As a result of the volume of applications we receive, we regret that we might not be able to respond to every candidate with individual feedback. If we have not contacted you within two weeks of your application being received then regretfully your application will not be taken forward on this occasion