About us

Our mission is “To be the best in Teaching and Learning and inspire everyone to reach their full potential.”

We are one of the South East's largest colleges, with more than 5,000 students and hundreds of qualifications. We are based in the student-friendly city of Canterbury and have a sister campus in Sheppey.

We've created an environment where people of all ages, backgrounds and abilities can meet, learn and grow. Our courses combine professional-standard facilities, industry specialist tutors and outstanding student support.

About you

We welcome applications from people with a diverse range of skills and experience and we’re keen to attract and invest in staff who have the ambition, determination and ability to make a positive difference. If you do not meet all the criteria on the person specification we would still like to hear from you and welcome your application.

Teacher Academy

As part of the new Teacher Academy across the Partnership, we are offering the chance for industry professionals to experience the work of a lecturer through short introduction courses and taster days, to enable people to make informed choices about possible teaching careers within the FE sector.

Please click here to find out more about this exciting offer and how to apply.

Commitment to Safeguarding

We are committed to the 'safeguarding' of all our students and staff. This means everyone who works here is required to actively protect them from preventable harm. Our recruitment and selection process includes checks to ensure you will carry out safeguarding duties, and in your application you are required to demonstrate how you meet the College’s requirements.

Commitment to Equal Opportunities

The College is committed to equal opportunities and celebrates the diversity of staff and students. Canterbury College is committed to the development of community cohesion and the prevention of extremism and radicalisation. We welcome applications regardless of gender, race, ethnic origin, sexual orientation, disability or religious belief. We particularly welcome applications from disabled people and guarantee interviews to suitably qualified disabled applicants who meet the essential minimum criteria for the role.