Job title:Games Lecturer
Location: Manchester, M1 5BW
Closing date:2019-06-18 00:00:00
Salary:£19,500 to £23,800 per annum
Hours:37.5 hours per week
Job type:Full time
Role overview:
Games Lecturer 

We are looking for an experienced, dynamic teacher with specialist skills to deliver on and develop our Games courses at level 2 and 3. Are you game for it? 

Position: Games Lecturer 
Location: Access Creative College Manchester, M1 5BW 
Job type: Full Time, Permanent 
Hours: 37.5 hours per week 
Salary: £19,500 to £23,800 per annum (dependent on qualifications and experience) 

Who are we? 

Access Creative College is more than just a college; we are a hub for young creative entrepreneurs who are shaping the future of the creative industries. 

Now in our 26th academic year and serving more than 2000 learners across our seven UK based Centres over Levels 1-5, Access Creative College has a well-established reputation for music courses. We’ve been part of Ed Sheeran, Rita Ora and JP Cooper’s journey to stardom. For the past two-years, we have been striving to provide that same well-respected education to a new generation of gamers, photographers and media lovers. 

We’re looking to expand our team so if you're a games specialist who is interested in teaching but this role isn't right for you, please visit our website for details on how to get in touch. 

Applications to reach us by the 14th June 2019. Please be aware that interviews may take place before the closing date. 

What is the role? 

Working with the centre team and Curriculum Manager for Games, you will take responsibility for the development and delivery of our provision, from coordinating resources and managing student activities to developing industry links and course marketing, working at the core of the student experience. You will work with experienced, passionate tutors as well as within a support service provided by our Central Team. 

Who are we looking for? 

Our prime focus is to nurture talent, desire, and determination. We’re looking for someone who is passionate enough to want to share their knowledge and experience with active and hungry young minds. 

Industry-specific experience, skills and knowledge required 
- Industry experience or a degree in a relevant subject. 
- Experience of working in the Games industry. 
- Current and relevant industry / sector knowledge. 
- Experience with practices and workflows used in the industry. 
- Experience with 2D and 3D software used in the production of Games Art. 
- Broad understanding of historical and contemporary art and design practice. 
- Extensive experience working with real-time game engines. 

What can we do for you? 

For unqualified teaching applicants, 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. 
- We can give you the flexibility to continue with your passion outside of work if you wish to do so. 
- With Access Creative College you’ll be working daily with other extremely talented tutors providing you with opportunities to collaborate and make new connections. 

If you are passionate about creativity, with experience in the games industry, and would relish the opportunity to develop and lead a unique and engaging curriculum, then we are keen to meet you. 

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, People with Disabilities and Women. 

You may have experience of the following: Course Manager, Creative Media, Digital Media, Teacher, Games Lecturer, Lecturer, Senior Lecturer, Course Design, Education, Teacher, Mentor, Tutor, Teaching, CTLLS, etc.