Greater Brighton Metropolitan College (GB MET) is proposing to merge with the Chichester College Group (CCG). From 1 August 2022, all GB MET staff will transfer to employment with CCG; employment terms and conditions will remain the same.

Any candidates joining the College from 1 August onwards will be employed by CCG under their terms and conditions.

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At GB MET, we believe it is our job to celebrate ambition, unlock potential and transform lives, in an environment that is dedicated to promoting equality, diversity and inclusion, and which prioritises the wellbeing of both staff and students.

The College is in an exciting stage of its journey to achieve its vision of being an exceptional provider of technical, vocational and professional education. We offer a range of fulfilling opportunities for different levels of experience and subject expertise. If you have a passion for education, this role is an exciting opportunity to join our vibrant and creative community and help us to take the next step.

Lecturer - Fashion Design & Business 0.8FTE (Level 3 Extended Diploma)

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Employment Basis
Central Campus, Pelham Street
Salary Range
21,511 - 37,761 pro rata per annum
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Job Description

Part-time 0.8FTE (29.6 hours per week)

Based at Brighton Central Campus

An incredible opportunity has arisen for an outstanding Fashion expert to join Brighton MET as a 0.8 FTE lecturer with the responsibility to lead, design and develop this highly successful and very popular course. Our course will give the right candidate a rare opportunity to shape this fast-growing and dynamic programme. Fashion at the Met is an outstanding curriculum area located in our new Creative Industries studios at the MET’s Pelham Street campus in the heart of the city.

 As such, we are looking for a fashion ‘all-rounder’, someone who has the creative skills and artistic confidence to teach across a variety of fashion specialisms including the ability to teach garment construction, an awareness of market levels and target audiences, fashion retail awareness and a sound knowledge of sustainable fashion design and how to embed this in teaching. We are also looking for someone who thrives on variety and constant change and challenge and who is not afraid to take risks. Engaging with the fashion community in Brighton is also vital as we pride ourselves on the high number of live, client briefs and outstanding industry engagement that we provide for our students. This includes the business and entrepreneurial elements of the course where we encourage our students to be independent fashion makers and designers. The Creative Industries department is fully supported by a team of dedicated specialist technicians and we have a well-stocked art shop on site. The successful candidate will work closely with the Deputy Head of Learning to ensure the highest standards of creative excellence in teaching and learning are delivered at all times. 

If you have course leadership experience, are a qualified lecturer who has taught fashion at level 3 previously and can deliver outstanding lessons, then we would love to hear from you.

Previous applicants need not apply

For further details of this role please click on the Job Description above.

Please note that we do not accept CV applications and you must complete our online application form to be considered for this position.


The college is committed to the safeguarding of learners and vulnerable adults and promotes the welfare of all students and expects all staff to share this commitment. All posts are subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Services check and any overseas checks where necessary.

The college is a Disability Confident employer and promotes diversity and inclusion.

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