To deliver effective teaching to learners within the Adult short courses of Pottery and to assist learners with the technician duties.

Key Responsibilities:

  • To plan teaching, learning and assessment for college programmes using the appropriate college format to ensure effective learning.
  • To comply with all college quality assurance procedures as prescribed by the Vice Principal -Curriculum & Quality to ensure the achievement of all internal and external audits.
  • To assist with the marketing of college programmes including identifying new opportunities, attending internal and external events and interview evenings to increase the recruitment of learners.
  • To take overall responsibility for the Health & Safety of students within the teaching area and conduct relevant risk assessments where appropriate.
  • To monitor and assist students who are conducting practical activities.
  • To set up demonstration resources and ensure that they will work satisfactorily. This will include the preparation of equipment, tools and any other practical aspects for the programme such as glaze mixes and kiln firing.
  • The clean and prepare equipment and tools used by teaching staff and students.
  • To inspect, maintain and assist in the correct use of safety equipment
  • To take personal and professional responsibility for keeping up-to-date in the subject area.
  • Attend meetings as required and support the Faculty in the monitoring and control of consumable and capital equipment.
  • To undertake all aspects of the post in accordance with the College’s Equality and Diversity, Safeguarding and Health and Safety policies and schemes.
  • To comply with the College’s Data Protection policy in relation to the collection, use, storage and disposal of personal and/or sensitive data.
  • Have responsibility for promoting and safeguarding the welfare of children and young people that you have responsibility for, or come into contact with.
  • To comply with the College’s Professional Work Dress Code Policy.
  • To comply with the College’s commitments of the COVID-19 Policy, Risk Assessments, & Staff Charter.
  • To undertake any other duties as may reasonably be expected, commensurate with grade, both within and, where required, external to the College.

Benefits of working for us:

  • Free onsite parking
  • Discounted gym membership
  • Discounted hair and beauty treatments
  • Onsite café
  • 30 days annual leave for Business Support colleagues and 40 days for Academic colleagues, plus 2 weeks at Christmas
  • Employee Assistance Programme and occupational health
  • Excellent pension schemes
  • Cycle to work
  • Retail discounts
  • Learning and development
  • Continuing Professional Development
Macclesfield College


Organisation: Macclesfield College

Location: Macclesfield, Cheshire

Salary: £23.19 per hour

Posted date: 21/10/2021

Closing Date: 07/11/2021