Welcome to Colchester Institute Careers

Colchester Institute is a provider of first-class education, professional development & technical skills training in North Essex. We are looking for dynamic individuals who value the importance of delivering outstanding education and training and how it changes lives.

Colchester Institute is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We strive to be an Equal Opportunities employer. All applicants who are offered employment will be subject to a Criminal Records check from the Disclosure and Barring Service. Please visit our website www.colchester.ac.uk to obtain further details about the College.

More information is available in our Vetting Checks and Single Central Register Policy.

Why work for us?

You can enjoy a range of benefits, support, discounts and events to help you and your family both within and outside the workplace.


Have you ever thought about becoming a Lecturer?

If you have experience in a particular profession or industry, and are thinking about a change of career, why not consider working as a teacher in a post-16 Further Education college and sharing your knowledge, skills and experience with the next generation?

Share Your Skills - Teach in Further Education

Click on the link below to find out how you can use your real-world industry experience to teach in FE

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Becoming a Governor

Currently we have a particular wish to secure governors with backgrounds in: the Creative Arts; the Construction industry, or with IT backgrounds - although we would be delighted to hear from anyone, from any background, who may be interested in a voluntary non-Executive role at our busy, successful College!

If you are interested, please submit a covering letter and CV to the Head of Governance, Alison Bennett, email: Alison.Bennett@colchester.ac.uk, or if you would like to learn more through a no obligation chat, please email the Head of Governance.