Position: Course Leader - Games
Location: Access Creative College Birmingham
Job Type: Full-time, Permanent
Hours: 37.5 hours per week
Salary: £24,766 - £28,014 per annum
Applications are to reach us by 16th June 2022. Please note that the Company operates a continuous shortlisting process and may schedule interviews for appropriate candidates before the closing date.
About the role:
We want you to join our team of Course Leaders and Lecturers to help deliver and develop our Games curriculum at our Centre in Birmingham. Working with the centre team, and Pathway Manager for Games, you will take responsibility for the development and delivery of our provision. From planning lessons and assessing student work to coordinating resources and managing student activities to developing industry links and course marketing. Working at the core of the student experience, you will work among experienced, passionate tutors and within a support service provided by our Central Team.
The successful candidate will be focused, hard-working, flexible, and willing to learn, alongside being able to work as a team and have the ability to communicate clearly.
Our prime focus is to nurture talent, desire, and determination. We’re looking for someone passionate enough to want to share their knowledge and experience with active and hungry young minds.
A degree in Games Technology or a relevant subject area (essential)
A formal teaching qualification at level 4 (CTLLS or equivalent) or above (desirable)
Knowledge and Experience
Experience of working in education (desirable)
A demonstrable record of success in previous roles.
Significant successful experience in teaching on the relevant course area
Up-to-date knowledge of the subject area, syllabus requirements and appropriate teaching techniques; an awareness of the requirements of awarding bodies.
Understanding of 3D Studio Max and Unreal Engine
Knowledge and understanding of mechanisms for the identification, assessment and support of learner needs
Understanding of equality and diversity within the curriculum, barriers to learning and strategies to overcome these
What can we do for you?
We can offer you financial and social support to complete a teacher training course that is transferable throughout the Further Education sector.
We can build your career through our progression channels, whether growing as a teacher and becoming a leader or moving into one of our industry-focused departments, e.g. Partnerships, Employability or Enrichment.
With Access Creative College you’ll be working daily with other highly talented tutors providing you with opportunities to collaborate and make new connections.
You may have experience of the following: Course Leader, Game Lecturer, Media Lecturer, Games Lecturer, Media Tutor, Tutor, Lecturer, Media Teacher, Teacher, Gaming, Media, Creative Media, Course Manager, Senior Lecturer, Course Design, Education, Mentor, Teaching, Games Industry, Games Art, Games Course, Media Course, etc.
Access Creative College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure & Barring Service.
Access Creative College is committed to promoting a culture of Diversity and Inclusivity for all our employees and potential employees. We welcome applications from people of all backgrounds. In recognition of our commitment, we would particularly encourage applications from groups who are currently under-represented, which are those from the Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic (BAME) communities and People with Disabilities and Women.