Part-Time Variable Hour Tutor of Digital Technologies

About the role

The Division of Digital Technologies is offering an opportunity for a part time tutor to teach on our vocational programmes, primarily at level 3.

A caring and nurturing approach to student development is essential to this role. Although no previous teaching experience is required you will need to be well organised and an excellent communicator. You will need to demonstrate coding skills in either Python or C# and have good levels of digital literacy and in particular familiarity with MS office. Some knowledge of Website Development would also be useful including HTML, CSS and JavaScript.

Teaching level 2 and 3 vocational students, as well as some higher HNC and HND students, you will have a caring and nurturing approach to student development, which is essential in this role. Although no previous teaching experience is required you will need to be well organised and an excellent communicator. As well as good levels of Digital Literacy, you will need to demonstrate skills in animation and modelling using 3Ds max and/or Blender, and although not essential, a working knowledge of Unity would also be beneficial. 

This post is available to existing IT and Computing teachers or applicants from an IT and Computing background keen to move into teaching.

If you have any questions regarding this post please contact Matthew Longman, mlongman@yorkcollege.ac.uk or Andrew Stanway, astanway@yorkcollege.ac.uk

If you would like to apply for this post please submit your application as soon as possible, as applications will be reviewed as they are received.


About the College

The sector will play a crucial role in the long term economic recovery of the UK from the coronavirus pandemic. We are well placed to make a significant contribution. Rated as ‘Outstanding’ by Ofsted, we are the top general FE College in Yorkshire, and one of the largest providers of A Level and vocational programmes for 16 to 19 year olds in the region. We also deliver a range of Traineeships, Apprenticeships, degree level courses, working with over 1,000 employers, helping them to meet their current and future skills needs.

We are proud of our outstanding achievement rates for students at all levels, which have been consistently above national average for over 20 years, as well as the outstanding student progression into higher-level study and employment.

A TEF Silver provider, York College is proud to be part of a consortium of colleges and employers developing the Yorkshire and Humber Institute of Technology (IoT) – one of only 12 IoTs nationally, which are designed to increase higher level technical skills for employers.


Finally

With a vibrant working environment, excellent transport links to the city centre and surrounding area, on-site parking, and use of the College facilities, you will find York College to be fulfilling and supportive place to work. Our staff have adapted successfully to the pandemic and together with our robust financial health we will be in a strong position as and when we ‘re-boot’ the College in 2020-21.