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The college is a leading provider in education, for all ages and abilities. When you work for us you can help to make a difference in people’s lives.

We are an award-winning organisation offering inclusive and responsive programmes to people who live and work in the community. From school leavers studying for their future careers, part-time adult learners looking to learn a new hobby or the qualifications or skills they need for the workplace

The college also offers a wide range of positions to support our teaching staff and to provide professional support for our operational teams. We also offer opportunities to work for our Day Opportunities team, working with supported people of all ages with a range of physical, mental and complex needs.

City College Peterborough aims to change the lives of our students and the communities we're a part of. If you would like to be a part of that, we'd love to hear from you.

Tutors And Classroom Roles

If you have a passion for teaching adults or young people, then you will find a range of full-time, part-time and sessional tutor roles available to help you share your skills and knowledge with young people and adults. We recruit sessional tutor roles throughout the year, so send you can send your application in at any time.

Management And Support Staff

You will find a range of jobs available for non-teaching roles across the college and other services it offers. From curriculum planning and support, management and supervisory roles, and Day Opportunities service supporting people with disabilities and complex needs there's lots of roles for you to choose from.

Tutor & Classroom Support Roles

Indian Cookery Sessional Tutor - part-time

Starting salary: £22.48 - £27.65 per hour depending on teaching qualification

Other benefits include discounted gym membership, employee assistance programme, Kaarpe benefits on 100’s of products and discounted general and medical healthcare insurance.

Job Summary

City College Peterborough is seeking a passionate and experienced Indian Cookery Tutor to join our Leisure department. The successful candidate will be responsible for delivering engaging and informative Indian cookery classes to our adult learners (19+). This role involves designing lesson plans, demonstrating cooking techniques, and fostering a positive learning environment.

Key Responsibilities

• Design and develop comprehensive course materials for Indian cookery classes.

• Stay updated on culinary trends and incorporate industry best practices into the curriculum.

• Conduct hands-on cooking classes, providing step-by-step guidance on Indian cooking techniques, recipes, and cultural aspects.

• Demonstrate proficiency in various Indian cuisines, including but not limited to regional dishes, traditional spices, and cooking methods.

• Provide constructive feedback to students on their culinary skills and progress.

• Ensure that cooking facilities and equipment are maintained in good working condition.

• Collaborate with relevant staff for the procurement of ingredients and resources.


• Strong communication and interpersonal skills.

• Ability to create a positive and inclusive learning environment.

• Organisational skills for lesson planning and administrative tasks.

• Flexibility and adaptability in a dynamic educational setting.

City College Peterborough firmly believes in the value of our employees, and we recognise that the right people in the right roles are the foundation of our success. To ensure the safety and welfare of our learners, all appointments are subject to satisfactory pre-employment checks, including an Enhanced criminal records check with Barred List through the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS)

Join us in empowering adult learners to cultivate their passion for Indian cookery and embark on a journey of growth and fulfilment. If you are an enthusiastic and knowledgeable Indian cookery expert who enjoys mentoring and guiding others, we encourage you to apply for this exciting position at City College Peterborough

To apply, please download the job description relevant to your teaching qualification level and application form from the website (see below), complete and return your application by e-mail to or by post to Recruitment Department, City College Peterborough, Brook Street, Peterborough PE1 1TU.

Tel: 01733 761361

Closing date for receipt of all applications: 30th April 2024

City College Peterborough is committed to Equality and Diversity and to ensuring the safeguarding of learners and carries out appropriate checks to ensure the suitability of staff working with children, young people, and vulnerable adults.

Management And Support Staff

Service Assistant - 37 hours/week

PCC Grade 5 starting salary £23,500 per year

We are looking to recruit 1 x 37 hour post (Full Time)

The successful applicant will be entitled to 25 days Annual Leave plus all Bank Holidays. We also offer a competitive work-based pension

We are looking for an individual that has the energy and enthusiasm to work with adults with learning disabilities in Day Opportunities, based at Kingfisher Centre in Bretton to support individuals with complex needs including challenging behaviour to maximise their potential and independence skills. This post is not term time hours and will be working over 5 days Monday – Friday.

You will work to promote a person-centred approach of independence and empowerment of people using services. You will assist with the planning, facilitating and evaluating in undertaking individual and/or group work with service users within the day service and/or community settings as determined by the care plans, including escort work to promote users’ confidence, independence, and acquisition of skills.

You must be prepared to deal with people who are often emotional and unpredictable in behaviour resulting in behaviours that challenge, meaning you must be able to use negotiating skills to enable a person to fulfil their needs and be as independent as they can be according to their care plan and physical/mental health situation. You will have an awareness of issues facing people with learning and/or physical disabilities. You will have effective inter-personal skills such as negotiation, assertiveness and verbal communication. You will have the ability to use initiative, prioritise, and liaise with a range of other professionals. You will have the ability to work as part of a team and alone on base or in the community. You will have good verbal and written communication skills and the ability to deal confidently with a variety of situations.

To apply, please download the job description and application form from our website (see below) and return by e-mail to or by post to Recruitment Department, City College Peterborough, Brook Street, Peterborough PE1 1TU.

Tel: 01733 761361

Closing Date: 5th May 2024

Interviews TBA

City College Peterborough is committed to Equality and Diversity and to ensuring the safeguarding of learners and carries out appropriate checks to ensure the suitability of staff working with children, young people and vulnerable adults

Service Assistant - 30 hours/week

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Do you have a passion for a subject that you think would be of interest to others? Whether you have teaching qualifications or not, contact us and we will be happy to work with you to share your skills.

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