Post:                                      LECTURER IN MEDIA AND GAMES                 

Salary:                                   £23,596 – £36,685 p.a.       

Hours:                                   Full time, 37 hours

Ref No:                                  J81/18

Contract:                               Permanent                          

Closing Date:                       2 December 2018

Interviews:                           7 December 2018

Download:                            CQ17 Lecturer JD WVR


An exciting opportunity has arisen at Warrington & Vale Royal College for a dedicated, inspirational and specialist Lecturer to teach Media and Games.

We are seeking a dynamic, enthusiastic and professional individual who can teach across a range of L1 to L3 Creative Media Production courses including Creative Media Production: TV & Film, Interactive & Digital Media and Games Design & Development. You will guide students to achieve excellent results through a variety of teaching and learning strategies. The successful candidate will have an up to date knowledge of the changes to vocational education and more specifically BTEC. Your skills will be broad and should include:

Creative Media Production – Production techniques including practical camera, sound and lighting skills, knowledge of pre-production processes, post production skills including editing, the ability to teach film studies and media codes and conventions, animation, motion graphics and social media practices.

Games Design & Development – 3D modelling, programming, concept art and storyboarding, knowledge and skill in using Games Engines, and digital graphics. Applicants should have knowledge and skill in using Unreal, 3DS Max, Adobe Creative Suite and Unity.

This is a full time opportunity for candidates who can teach across the whole range of courses, however, consideration may be given to 2 x 0.5 posts.

This post offers an opportunity for passionate teachers, with the skills and enthusiasm to motivate students and to work as part of a successful department within the College.  You will be an enterprising teacher with ambition and drive, with the student experience at the heart of teaching and learning.

You will be educated to Degree level in Games Development/Creative Media or a related subject and have a high degree of industry practice. You will also have a recognised teaching qualification. Proven relevant experience of curriculum planning and delivery is essential, in addition to an ability to meet deadlines and a track record of achieving above benchmark results. It is preferable that candidates have experience in course leading and taking responsibility for a course. Applicants should possess excellent teamwork and organisational skills and have a teaching qualification (QTLS preferred).

This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check.

Please note that it is college policy that referees of short-listed candidates will automatically be approached prior to interview. One reference should be from your current or most recent employer.

The College operates on 3 campuses – Warrington, Hartford and Winsford.


Please download our job application form here and email to


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