Bookbinding: Conservation and Repair Tutor

Contract Type: Variable

Appointment Type: Permanent

Location: City Lit

Salary: £35.78 per hour inclusive of pro rata holiday entitlement and preparation time

Benefits: Please click on 'Reward and Benefits' section on the City Lit website under Career Opportunities to view

Closing Date: 30 January 2022

Interview Date: To be confirmed

Bookbinding: Conservation and Repair Tutor

Covent Garden, London

£35.78 per hour inclusive of pro rata holiday entitlement and preparation time.

Variable teaching hours per term

Are you an experienced and creative Bookbinding Tutor? Then join us to plan, teach and evaluate courses, helping to bring together people across the capital and beyond and to enrich lives through learning.

City Lit are London's largest provider of learning for adults, inspiring over 30,000 students a year and offering more than 5,000 courses, online and face-to-face. As a leader in our field, we have a century’s reputation for delivering the highest quality student experience. Partnering with community organisations across London, we deliver bespoke projects that support individuals and communities.

You’ll be a key contributor to our thriving School of Visual Arts, where you will join a team delivering teaching and learning across a range of levels from beginner to advanced learners. City Lit Bookbinding courses are part of an exciting provision of arts and design courses which aim to provide access to general skills alongside more specialist workshops in a range of relevant subject areas. We are particularly looking for Tutors with experience of conservation, repair and gold tooling.

Please submit your CV and a covering letter, detailing your skills and experience. You will particularly attract our interest if this covers: 

  • A relevant qualification in bookbinding, including conservation and repair.
  • A thorough and demonstrable knowledge of bookbinding conservation and repair.
  • Experience of teaching adults in an area relevant to bookbinding.
  • An up to date knowledge and enthusiasm for the subject that can inspire students.

Our generous rewards and benefits are numerous and wide-ranging, including generous course discounts that include friends and family, our pension scheme plus life assurance and enhanced Family Friendly leave. There’s also a season ticket loan programme, a cycle scheme discount and discounted private healthcare and gym. We even offer free annual flu jabs!

Situated in London’s creative community of Covent Garden, City Lit is a thriving hub of learning and opportunity with a palpable sense of purpose and identity and a culture of equality and inclusivity. We provide a professional and supportive community that blends teaching and learning to deliver endless possibilities.

 City Lit promotes and values equality and diversity

Closing Date: 30 January 2022

Interview Dates: TBC

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