Lecturer in Creative Media

  • Art and Design
  • Swindon

Lecturer in Creative Media

Job advert

Lecturer in Creative Media

Up to £34,000

Full Time, Permanent  


Are you passionate about creative arts, media, film, TV and graphics as well as having a desire to contribute to student success? We are looking for an enthusiastic individual keen to lead and develop our Media and Creative Arts curriculum.


This is a really exciting time to join our evolving team and we’d love to hear from you if your experience and drive are focused on teaching Games, Animation and Film. 


We need a colleague who gets excited by writing and delivering engaging schemes of work for our students getting them actively involved in learning both practically and theoretically.   


You’ll have:

  • Experience of formal teaching, training or mentoring learners.
  • The knowledge of planning programmes and being a Course Leader for both Level 2 and 3.  
  • The capability to deliver high quality teaching and learning and giving the students a learning experience.
  • Ability to teach 2D and 3D Animation, film video.
  • Ability to teach 3DS Max, Animate, After Effects, Premier, Photoshop and Illustrator.

You’ll need:

  • A Level 5 Teaching Qualification (or the commitment to gain this qualification)
  • Higher Degree (or equivalent) in the relevant discipline
  • A Level 2 English and Maths (or equivalent)
  • Understanding of current developments in Creative Media


About Swindon College:

Swindon College prides itself in offering opportunities for Learners who may have been overlooked by the mainstream.  We love what we do passionately, and who we do it for.  Our approach puts the Learner first through delivering differentiated teaching, encouraging a growth mindset and supporting our Learners to overcome obstacles to achieve success.


There will be career opportunities with us as we grow, as excitingly, the College has secured a £21 million bid for Government-backed Institute of Technology funding. In partnership with the University of Gloucestershire (and other local anchor partners), we are committed to delivering a step-change in the availability of high quality professional and technical education for our community.


To support you, we offer mentorship, strong professional supervision, and a truly supportive peer network ready to assist you to achieve.



  • Self-directed highly flexible working  hours to support your work/life balance
  • Access to the market leading Teacher Pension Scheme
  • 47 days annual leave (inclusive of discretionary and bank holidays)
  • Wellbeing support including access to our market leading Employee Benefits Platform, free access to on-site gym facilities, eye care voucher schemes and dental plan 
  • On-site parking and subsidised restaurant, Costa & Starbucks

How to apply:

Click on our link and apply via our website at https://swindoncollege.careers.eteach.com. If you are unable to apply on line or require further information please email recruitment@swindon.ac.uk or call 01793 491591.


Closing date: 25th July 2019

Interview date: 1st August 2019


An Application Form must be submitted if you wish to be considered for this post. Please note this vacancy may close sooner if sufficient applications have been received so please apply as soon as possible.


Swindon College is committed to embedding a culture which values diversity and ensures equality of opportunity.  We take our safeguarding responsibilities seriously and promote the welfare of children and young people.  We expect all staff, applicants and customers to share this commitment.


This role is likely to involve working with under 18’s and/or vulnerable adults. Any appointment will be made subject to strict vetting and screening checks and our receipt of a satisfactory enhanced DBS check.