Lecturer - Horticulture (Apprenticeships)

Location
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Salary
Salary Band ‘A2’ £24,030 - £29,964 per annum
Posted
04 Oct 2017
Closes
17 Oct 2017
Job Level
Lecturer
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

We currently have an opportunity for a lecturer with a Horticulture based qualification to deliver and assess on a range of apprenticeship programmes. This role will include use of the extensive facilities on the College estate including landscaped areas, arboretum, specialist gardens and extensive lawns and a commercially operated garden centre to provide an unrivalled student experience.

The successful candidate will be required to teach a range of Horticulture modules primarily at Level 3 (including Garden Design and Propagation) with the expectation of some assessment of work based learners.

You will possess a minimum of a Level 3 qualification in Horticulture and A1 Assessors Award. In addition you will have a range of industrial experience in horticulture, sports turfs and landscaping. In addition you may also hold a degree in a relevant subject and a Verifiers Award. You will be an adaptable and engaging individual who is naturally organised, with outstanding interpersonal skills with a genuine commitment to make a difference.

The College is an equal opportunities employer and positively encourages applications from all sections of the community. We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expect all staff to share this commitment.

Please note that all successful applicants will be required to undergo an enhanced background check conducted by the Disclosure & Barring Service prior to employment commencing.