Classoom Tutor (Games Development) at London Learning Consortium, London/South, £26-£30 per hour

  • Contract Spy
  • London, UK
  • Sep 08, 2020
Duration not stated

Contract Description

Games Tutor

London Learning Consortium (LLC) is an established ESFA, ESF and GLA Prime delivering a range of Training and Education programmes across London and the South.

We deliver a strong and diverse curriculum of accredited and non-accredited courses delivered by ourselves and several locally based partners. These include Adult Education Budget and Community learning, ESF, Traineeships, Apprenticeships and Adult Learning Loans.

LLC is a Grade 2 Ofsted provider with very high learner and employer satisfaction and achievement rates.

LLC is seeking a Tutor to teach on L2 & L3 Games Development course. The successful candidate will be responsible for delivering the Level 2 UAL Diploma in Creative Media Production & Technology (Game Design) qualification to students at LLC Croydon.

We are seeking individuals with knowledge and experience of digital games production, coupled with an ability to deliver training in these areas. Essential games production skills include 3D modelling, texturing, rigging and animating in Blender or equivalent, game design and programming experience using Unity or equivalent, and ideally, strong Photoshop/ graphic design skills.

Person Specification

Qualifications

Hold a formal teaching qualification at level 4 (CTLLS or equivalent) or above

Hold a Degree level qualification, ideally in a related sector area (desirable but not essential).

Knowledge and Experience

  • At least 2 years previous experience of teaching, ideally in a post 16 setting
  • A demonstrable record of success in previous roles.
  • Significant successful experience of teaching relevant course areas.
  • Up to date knowledge of the subject area, syllabus requirements and appropriate teaching techniques; an awareness of requirements of awarding bodies.
  • Demonstrable skills in 3D modelling programs such as Blender, and gameplay scripting using Unity/C Sharp.
  • 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.
  • Practical and professional knowledge of creative industries
  • Experience in delivering teaching online using virtual technology e.g. Zoom/Teams

Personal attributes and qualities

  • Good organisational and administrative skills
  • Good IT skills
  • The ability to work flexibly as part of a team.
  • The ability to contribute to the development of the curriculum and resources.
  • Suitable to work with children and young people.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • A good work ethic with the ability to work under pressure, to be flexible, thorough, and accurate.
  • A commitment to provide an outstanding and inspirational service to staff and students.
  • A commitment to LLC’s core values, with particular focus on student success through high-quality teaching, learning and assessment.
  • To contribute information and attend internal and external meetings as required
  • Liaise with, and make referrals to, other agencies where necessary
  • Undertake to ensure that health and safety and safeguarding of young learners is paramount
  • Undertake other duties as directed by line managers commensurate with the post

Contract Type: Freelance

Renumeration: £26 - £30 per hour dependant on experience

How to Apply:

For more information about the role please read the job description and the person specification.

Please apply by submitting your CV supported by a covering letter. Applicants that are then invited for interview will be invited to download and complete a formal application form and submit this to Kay Ward, HR Manager.

Safeguarding Statement:

LLC is committed to safeguarding, prevent and promoting the welfare of young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff to share this commitment. As part of our safeguarding & prevent commitment, appointment to any post is subject to receipt of a satisfactory Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) disclosure.
Disability Statement: The organisation encourages the development of an environment in which diversity is valued. An important part of putting this into practice is a commitment to prohibit discrimination on the grounds of disability in all employment matters, to increase employment opportunities for people who have a disability and to ensure that its recruitment and selection processes are fully accessible.
The ideal of accessibility underpins this Statement and includes not only access to the built environment, but also to information and services. Furthermore, it means independent access, or, at least, access with minimal assistance. An important step towards becoming more welcoming to people with disabilities is understanding that services, methods of working and the built environment may themselves be enabling or disabling.

All Organisation staff, students, visitors and contractors are expected to treat people with disabilities with respect.

Discrimination in recruitment, selection or employment is treated seriously by the Organisation and could provide grounds for disciplinary action. Furthermore, individuals who discriminate on the grounds of disability may be liable under the Equality Act 2010.

Reference ID: GamesTutor-Sep20

Part-time hours: 5 per week

Application deadline: 27/09/2020

Expected start date: 04/10/2020

Job Types: Part-time, Temporary, Contract

Salary: £26.00-£30.00 per hour

Schedule:

  • No weekends

Experience:

  • Teaching, ideally in a post 16 setting: 2 years (Required)
  • Updated knowledge of the subject area: 2 years (Required)
  • Successful experience of teaching relevant course areas: 2 years (Required)
  • Syllabus requirements & appropriate teaching techniques: 2 years (Preferred)

Education:

  • Diploma of Higher Education (Required)

Work remotely:

  • No