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Work For Us

Our amazing staff are the heart of our college. Through their passion and commitment, they make a real difference to our students lives and to the wider Sheffield community. Here at The Sheffield College, we are always on the lookout for likeminded, passionate people, who want to be the difference whether this be students facing or in a support role. We all play our parts in ensuring that out students come first.

Work For Us

Applying for a job

Within this section you will find all our current vacancies and details on how to apply, alongside information that can help you with your application. You can also find additional information regarding Sparks Teaching Services.

From this page, you can view our live vacancies, get to know our Leadership Team or find out further information on Sparks Teaching Services – our flexible temporary staffing solution.


About The Sheffield College

The Sheffield College is all about people. Whether that is our 13,500 students, our staff (over 1,300 employees) or our partners, and we're thrilled that you are interested in becoming one of those people.

As an anchor institution in the city of Sheffield, we are focussed on achieving our vision of becoming leaders in technical and academic education, and creating exceptional opportunities for the communities that we serve to realise their aspirations by 2025.

As part of achieving this goal, we are committed to recruiting people who reflect our values: integrity, inspiration, inclusivity, innovation and involvement as we make progress achieving four key ambitions:

  • Learning: to be a first choice provider, recognised for high quality, relevant education and training
  • People: to be a place where people want to work, recognise for our inclusive and aspirational ethos
  • Partnerships: to play a leading role locally, regionally and nationally, with a reputation as a strong and reliable partner
  • Sustainability: to be a financially and environmentally sustainable organisation

Our people are our biggest asset here at The Sheffield College, and we make sure to invest in their professional development and success so that we can continue to achieve and deliver for our students, partners and wider community.

We pride ourselves on a strong “can-do” culture and team spirit, regularly coming together to overcome challenges and to celebrate our achievements. No matter which team you find yourself in, you will be joining a fantastic body of staff whose commitment and dedication is driven by recognition of the vital role and positive impact that our further education college has on many people’s lives.


The Sheffield College is a disability confident leader.


About disability confident 

Disabled candidates who meet all the essential criteria will be offered an interview for this vacancy. Contact the for full details.

The disability confident scheme supports employers to make the most of the talents disabled people can bring to your workplace.

View our vacancies

All of our current vacancies are listed online where you can view the job advert, download supporting documents such as detailed job descriptions and submit an application using our online portal. 

Information for recruitment agencies

The Sheffield College requests that recruitment agencies do not forward CVs speculatively or in relation to any of the roles advertised on our website. Should we require any recruitment agencies involvement we intend to work solely via our Master Vendor provider, Protocol.  

The Sheffield College will not: 

  • Recognise submissions of unsolicited or speculative CV applications from recruitment agencies.
  • Be liable for any fee / commission should we employ a candidate that applied to us directly or through an instructed agency that may also have been submitted as an unsolicited or speculative application from an uninstructed recruitment agency

In the event that a recruitment agency submits an unsolicited or speculative CV and then purports to render a claim for commission supported by correspondence and/or documentation containing a disclaimer indicating otherwise, our policy prevails.

If agencies wish to be considered for inclusion on the Supply Chain, please contact Beth Curtis at Protocol on


Testimonial Rachel Topliss

"Working for such a passionate and ambitious employer is so rewarding. There's always an opportunity for creativity, collaboration and development in your role, and every one of us is dedicated to making a difference, no matter how small."

Rachel Topliss
Director of Student Employability Services

Get to know The Sheffield College

At The Sheffield College, we pride ourselves on being an inclusive, innovative and ambitious organisation.

Use these links to find out more about our ethos and strategic ambitions, meet our Executive Leadership Team and find our key documents. 

"Everyone that I work with has demonstrated how fantastic the college is when it comes to being Disability Confident. I feel so lucky to be able to work at The Sheffield College and I have never been made to feel so supported and confident in my complex situation."

Applying for a job