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North East Scotland College, Aberdeen City Campus, Gallowgate, AB25 1BN
£17,585 - £21,678.50 per year pro rata
Contract Type:
Position Type:
Part Time
17.5 hours per week

Job Description

Lecturer in Sport (Ref. No. L637)
Part-time (17.5 hours)/Permanent/Aberdeen City Campus
Salary:  £35,170.00 - £43,357.00 pro rata per annum
Actual Salary: £17,585.00 - £21,678.50 per annum 

Are you an enthusiastic and highly motivated person with experience in the area of Sport, Sport Science, Exercise & Fitness? Do you have a degree (or equivalent qualification) in the relevant subject areas together with an ability to apply the academic principles contained therein?

Excellent organisational and people skills are key aspects of the role. Candidates should also have strong communication skills and have the ability to meet deadlines.

If you have what it takes to inspire our students across a range of courses from SCQF Level 3 to SCQF Level 8, we would like to hear from you!

The closing date for applications will be 17th August 2022.

Interested? Want to know more?

For more information on this vacancy please visit our My Job Scotland website page on email, or call People Services on 01224 612244 (voicemail).

North East Scotland College is an Equal Opportunities college welcoming applications from a diverse background. Most posts within North East Scotland College are classed as regulated work with children and/or protected adults under the Protection of Vulnerable Groups (Scotland) Act 2007. The preferred candidate for a role identified as regulated work will be required to join the PVG Scheme or undergo a PVG Scheme update check.

Person Specification

(criteria marked * are desirable, all others are essential)



  1. Working knowledge of subject area
  2. Knowledge of dissertation preparation work
  3. Good communication skills
  4. Good presentation skills
  5. Good people skills
  6. Good organisational skills
  7. Ability to develop and use appropriate learning/teaching/training materials
  8. Computer literate
  9. * Knowledge and/or experience of the use of electronic learning materials


  1. Degree (SCQF Level 9) or equivalent qualification in subject specific areas
  2. Up to date experience in vocational area
  3. Coaching experience in subject area
  4. * Teaching or training experience at higher national level
  5. * Teaching qualification (TQFE or equivalent)
  6. * Assessment experience
  7. * Assessment qualification
  8. * ECDL (European Computer Driving Licence)
  9. * GTC registration


  1. Effective team player who actively assists others
  2. Builds and maintains effective relationships with students and colleagues
  3. Prioritises work effectively
  4. Meets deadlines
  5. Personally well-organised


  1. Dedication to college values and equal opportunities
  2. Own practice reflects good health and safety practice
  3. Has undertaken mandatory staff development (if internal candidate)
  4. Evidence of continuing professional development
  5. *Driving Licence and willingness to use own vehicle for business purposes.