Work Placement Tutor (Agriculture)

Initially 12 months fixed term

1 full time and 1 part time post

We are looking to recruit Work Placement Tutors who have excellent knowledge of the agriculture sector. The successful candidates will be highly motivated, student focused and have strong interpersonal skills. The role will primarily consist of working closely with the academic team, visiting employers to carry out pre-placement health and safety checks, as well as visiting students whilst on their placement to complete progress reviews and liaising with employers both face-to-face and on the phone.

The successful candidates will be required to hold a full UK manual driving licence and have access to their own car, excellent administration and planning skills and the ability to forge excellent working relationships with external partners and industry. Experience of working with young people would be desirable.

We also offer a range of staff benefits including a comprehensive continuous professional development programme, 25 days annual leave entitlement plus bank holidays, onsite fitness facilities, free onsite parking and lots more.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  We will ensure that all our recruitment and selection practices reflect this commitment.  All successful candidates will be subject to Disclosure and Barring Service checks along with other relevant employment checks.

The closing date for receipt of applications is 15th July 2018

Hartpury values a diverse workforce and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.