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Croydon College is a great place to work. Right in the heart of Croydon and with a diverse and lively student body, there’s always something going on. All our staff receive a great benefits package along with competitive salary ranges. And the College has recently been inspected by Investors in People and retained this prestigious quality mark, demonstrating our commitment to investing in our staff and their futures.

In addition to the appointments listed below we are always interested in hearing from those with talent and skills they might wish to use either in a voluntary or paid capacity within the College. Please email if you would like to register an interest and would welcome a discussion.

We have also collaborated with a number of stakeholders and external partners to produce a comprehensive Equality and Diversity policy, which applies to all areas of teaching, learning and working within Croydon College.

Application Guidance Notes

Application Guidance Notes

Application Form for Full and Part Time Staff

Self Assessment Report

Strategic Drivers 


Current Vacancies       

Lecturer in Public Health and Social Care

Lecturer in Public Health and Social Care

Ref: 813

Permanent - 28 hours (4 days per week)

Salary: £25,183- £35,088 per annum (pro rata)

University Centre Croydon is seeking a highly motivated and student-focused lecturer to teach on our FDA and BA (Hons) Public Health and Social Care programmes. Our students come from diverse backgrounds and the programmes offers access to a wide range of career options.

The post would also be suitable for experienced Further Education lecturers, with a post-graduate qualification, who wish to teach at a more advanced level. Although this role is for 28 hours there may be flexibility to divide the hours of this post.

Applicants should have a background in a Public Health or Social Care related profession, with a first degree and post graduate qualification in a relevant discipline.

Successful candidates will be expected to teach on a number of modules - including Health and Health Needs (level 4), Frameworks for Public Health & Social Care (level 4), Introduction to Practice (level 4), Risk Assessment (level 4), Health and Environment (level 5), Health Promotion and Children’s Welfare (level 5), Social Policy and Legislation (level 6), Evidence Based Practice (level 6) and Research Methods (level 6). The post will also include carrying out student placement visits, and acting as a personal tutor to two groups of students.

Applicants should have completed, or be working towards, a recognised teaching qualification. Knowledge of Higher Education Health and /or Social Care programmes, as well as tutoring experience, is preferred. Candidates should also be able to evidence effective teaching, learning and assessment, at a minimum of level 3, and have successful experience of setting high quality assessments.

The successful candidates will need to be enthusiastic, organised and flexible. Good interpersonal skills, a willingness to work collaboratively within a small team, and the ability to provide high quality student support are essential.

Lecturer in Public Health and Social Care

Closing date: 12 noon on Wednesday 8 October 2014.

Interview date: Interviews will be held on Friday 17 October 2014

Completed application forms should be e-mailed to  

These posts are subject to an enhanced disclosure via the Disclosure & Barring Service.

CVs are not accepted.

We encourage applications from all sectors of the community, to reflect our diverse student population. 

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Our Mission Statement

Inspiring our community through high quality education and training, maximising learners’ potential to have successful lives and careers.

Our Values

Everything we do has a Learner Focus, with the following core values:

Responsibility and Accountability

Our Vision Statement

Inspiring and supporting learners through outstanding Teaching and Learning to achieve Further and Higher Education qualifications, developing Employability Skills and changing lives.

Our Public Value Statement

Croydon College is ambitious for its community and seeks to provide outstanding education and training opportunities for all.  We strive to raise aspirations and change lives of the people living, working and learning around us. Our focus is on actively working in partnership to invest, grow and shape the services within the community, supporting economic growth through delivering skills for employment and enterprise.