Argyll College UHI offer further and higher education in one of the most geographically fragmented areas of Scotland. We are an academic partner of The University of the Highlands and Islands. The university operates through a partnership of twelve colleges and research institutions, located throughout Argyll, the Highlands and Islands, Moray and Perthshire.

To support our work we are recruiting to the following role:

Lecturer – Schools Link – Early Education and Childcare

Salary range Salary for this post will be on the appropriate scale of the national pay scales for college tutors, which start at £34,170 (pro rata).
DurationFixed Term – to end June 2022
Working hoursPart-Time
Closing DateSunday 24th October

Starting immediately this post is to teach Skills for Work Early Education and Childcare courses to school pupils from Lochgilphead Joint Campus during the school academic year.

The qualifications are:

Non certificated Introduction to Childcare.

Nat 4 Early Learning and Childcare (C782 74)


Teaching will be based in Lochgilphead Joint Campus during the following timetabled sessions:

Tues  11.30 – 1.15; 1.30– 3.30

Wed  1.30 – 3.30

Thurs 9.10 – 10.00


You will be expected to develop any materials required for the teaching of these units and for these learning and teaching materials to be stored within college technology systems.

You should be educated to HN or SVQ 3 level or above in the relevant subject and ideally have some teaching experience.

Please email your completed application to

Protecting Vulnerable Groups

The Scottish Government have introduced a new membership scheme to replace and improve upon the current disclosure arrangements for people who work with vulnerable groups - The Protecting Vulnerable Groups Scheme (PVG Scheme)

All successful applicants must be registered on the PVG scheme. More information on PVG