LCBT is a Specialist Vocational College, established in 1995 for Beauty, Retail, Holistic and related sectors and remains the largest Beauty Therapy college nationally, widely renowned within the Beauty Industry. LCBT has now expanded to offer a wide range of employability training, apprenticeships and, a range of Health & Fitness and Teacher Training courses.
LCBT has been directly funded since 2004 and currently has about 3,000 students passing through it each year. It holds contracts with the Education Funding Agency (EFA) and Skills Funding Agency (SFA) for the delivery of both classroom and workplace based learning.
LCBT achieved an OFSTED Grade 2 (Good) during its last inspection and holds the Matrix Standard for Internal and External Advice, Information and Guidance, and the Investors in People (IIP) Silver Standard.
LCBT is open all year and operates without term breaks. Courses start throughout the year and learners can enrol and start their course during any month of the year.
About the Education and Training Department
The Education and Training Department is friendly, fast paced and an enjoyable team to work within. This department is responsible for providing a high standard of teaching, learning and assessment, together with professional development to all learners from a wide variety of backgrounds. This is done through a wide range of different courses and support strategies.
In order to achieve high standards all members of the Education and Training Department are required and encouraged to develop and maintain up to date industry knowledge through further training and self development.
The Education and Training Department provides high levels of customer service to both internal and external clients. In order to achieve this it is important for all communication to be dealt with effectively, efficiently and in a friendly, yet professional manner at all times.
Purpose and Objectives
As a Beauty Therapy lecturer you will be responsible for a number of learners in the capacity of both tutor and assessor. You are to support and guide the students at all time to ensure that the learning is fun, interesting and appropriate. You are to guide them through the assessments, providing feedback to ensure the learners develop their skills and have a clear understanding on their ILP’s and what is required of them to complete their programme. You will be working within a team to help develop the course in terms of both the delivery and techniques.
Required skills & expertise
Education, Achievements, Qualifications, and Training
a) NVQ/Diploma in Beauty Therapy levels 3, BTEC National Diploma, ITEC or equivalent
b) Teaching qualification, minimum PTLLS and be willing to work toward gaining DTLLS/Cert -Ed
c) Assessors award A1 or equivalent or willing to work towards during the probation period
d) V1 Award or equivalent (desirable)
a) Experience of working within a spa/salon environment
b) Experience of working as a tutor (desirable)
c) Supervisory/Management Experience (desirable)
All candidates who wish to apply meeting all of the essential criteria above should forward their covering letter and CV including notice period and job REF (BT - RE).
Please note that the closing date for this position will be Friday 11th October 2013 .