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Position: Lecturer – Catering

24th May 2022

Position: Lecturer – Catering

Salary: Range from £8,576.31- £13,345.12 (based on an FTE of £21,440.77 to £33,362.80 per annum depending on skills and experience)

Hours/Contract: 14.8 hours per week

Contract Type: Permanent

Location: The post holder will be required to work flexibly across all campuses, according to department needs

Closing date: 9th June 2022

Interview date:  TBC

Brooklands College is a Further Education College with two campuses based in Weybridge and Ashford.  We pride ourselves on providing innovative and effective programmes for learners of all abilities.

We have an exciting opportunity for a Lecturer to join Brooklands College’s Catering team. We are looking for an experienced Lecturer or a professional who has worked within the education industry in relation to the training as staff or an internal verifier.

The purpose of this position is to work as part of a team delivering a range of high-quality courses, providing qualification and progression opportunities for all learners, within the curriculum area.

The successful candidate will have relevant qualification and work experience in the subject area.  You will be an enthusiastic team member who is flexible and used to working under pressure.

The work of the catering area of the department covers NVQ Levels 1 to 3 in Catering and Hospitality, Kitchen/Larder, Pastry, Bakery, Restaurant and Supervisory Studies, through both full-time and part-time study.  There are also learners taking courses in Cake Decoration and Sugarcraft.

At Brooklands College we have a vibrant, sociable working environment with a real sense of working at the heart of the local community. We offer a generous benefits package, including: –

What’s in it for you:

  • Pension (TPS or LGPS)
  • Generous holiday entitlement
  • Staff well-being and fitness resources
  • CPD courses and training to enhance your skills and provide strong career progression
  • Financial benefits and discounts
    • Cycle to work scheme
    • Discounted gym membership
    • Health cash plan
    • Hair and Beauty
  • Brooks Café open daily, serving hot and cold food
  • Employee recognition schemes: – Celebration Day and Brooklands Value Awards
  • Free on-site parking
  • Flexible working

Brooklands College is dedicated to being a place of work where people with diverse cultures and backgrounds are welcome. We believe that having equality, diversity and inclusion amongst our staff and learners embody the essence of what Brooklands College is about.

The College is committed to safeguarding to ensure the safety of young people and vulnerable adults. Employment is subject to a satisfactory Enhanced Disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service.

Agencies need not apply.

About Us

We are a Further Education College that serves the community of Surrey. We have three campuses that are closely located to the town centres of Weybridge and Ashford, with very good local transport links and train links to London.

Approximately 2,000 learners choose to study with us each year, either to start or enhance their career pathway or broaden their skills and knowledge for their own professional development.

With an Ofsted rating of Good (2019), this is an excellent place to study.

Brooklands College’s values underpin the mission and aims of the College and shape the culture and behaviours that will support aspiration and achievement.

The College values are:

Respect and Compassion



Equality, Diversity & Inclusion

These values were developed by College employees to support the whole College community in our drive for excellence.

Brooklands College and the Brooklands Estate has a rich and fascinating history.  This is particularly relating to the Locke King family, which through its pioneering contribution to British motor racing and aviation made the name and the reputation of Brooklands famous throughout the world.

Brooklands College reserve the right to close this vacancy before the closing date. Please apply early to avoid disappointment.