Part Time Variable Hour Tutor of Digital Technologies

York College - Sim Balk Lane campus

Reference: NOV20217136
Salary: Competitive
Category: Digital Technologies
Contract: Bank - Variable Hours

This vacancy has expired.

Part Time Variable Hour Tutor of Digital Technologies

Hours: PTVH

Salary: Negotiable

  • Generous Occupational Pension Scheme employer contribution of 23.68%


About the role

The York College Digital Technologies team require part-time tutor to teach programming and OO principles to second year foundation degree students for 3 hours per week for 15 weeks (February to June).

The module will cover: computational thinking and problem-solving skills, object orientation (encapsulation, polymorphism etc), database connectivity, security techniques (APIs, restricted privileges, trust boundaries, encapsulation, validation, appropriate documentation, version control, code analysis tools) and testing strategies. The language used should be C#, Java, C++ or similar.

You will be expected to produce learning resources, devise and mark two assignments (one practical programming task and a short evaluation report) and support the students to develop their skills. You will be supported by the award leader.

The module is currently timetabled to run on Wednesdays (9am to 12:15pm, with a 15 minute break) and the role will pay a competitive hourly rate, for further information please call Lisa Wheeler, Head of Curriculum on 01904 770810 or email [email protected] or Richard Hind, Award Leader [email protected] for details of the course and the module.

Ideally suited to PhD students who wish to gain experience of teaching at degree level.

If you would like to apply for this post please submit your application as soon as possible, as applications will be reviewed as they are received.


About the College

Rated as ‘Outstanding’ by Ofsted, we are the top general FE College in Yorkshire, and one of the largest providers of A Level and vocational programmes for 16 to 19 year olds in the region. We also deliver a range of Traineeships, Apprenticeships, degree level courses, working with over 1,000 employers, helping them to meet their current and future skills needs.

We are proud of our outstanding achievement rates for students at all levels, which have been consistently above national average for over 20 years, as well as the outstanding student progression into higher-level study and employment.

A TEF Silver provider, York College is proud to be part of a consortium of colleges and employers developing the Yorkshire and Humber Institute of Technology (IoT) – one of only 12 IoTs nationally, which are designed to increase higher level technical skills for employers.



With a vibrant working environment, excellent transport links to the city centre and surrounding area, plus on-site parking, you will find York College to be fulfilling and supportive place to work. As a member of College staff you will have full use of the College facilities including free gym membership at the Athletic Suite, our brand new state of the art gym. 

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Want to know more?

The successful candidate will be required to undertake an Enhanced DBS Disclosure check.

Please note that we do not accept CV applications. If you are viewing this vacancy through any job board then please go to our website and apply using our application form.

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We aim to improve the ethnic diversity of our workforce. To that end, we welcome applications from individuals from black and other minority ethnic groups.

As an employer we are committed to promoting and protecting the physical and mental health and well-being of all our staff.  York College has signed up to the ‘Mindful Employer’ charter for employers who are positive about mental health.  We are also a certified Disability Confident Employer. Disability Confident is a government scheme designed to encourage employers to recruit and retain disabled people and those with health conditions.

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Posted on: Tue Nov 09 2021 Closing on: December 10, 2021

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More about York College
Address: York College, Sim Balk Lane, York, YO23 2BB
Telephone: 01904 770770
Type: Further Education
Age Group: 16 - years