Plumpton College

Horticulture and Landscaping Department Lecturer Opportunites

Plumpton, Lewes
£22,675 to £29,613 (Pro rata)
23 May 2019
12 Jun 2019
Job Level
Contract Type
Fixed Term, Permanent, Temporary

Our Horticulture, Landscaping and Sports Turf division is highly successful and growing fast and we are now looking to build this team. We are seeking Lecturers to deliver high quality teaching, learning & assessments in both practical and theory lessons in the classroom and visiting students on placement with employers. You will help students to maximise their potential and make positive progress towards their timely success, future study and employment.

The ideal candidate will possess a range of industry specific qualifications and will have knowledge and experience in one of the fields of Horticulture, Landscaping or Sports Turf. We are looking for people with enthusiasm and passion for the subject and the ability to communicate this to our students. We have many training programmes available for prospective candidates including initial teacher training and we pride ourselves on taking the time to develop our staff through a range of CPD activities. These opportunities could be part-time or full-time on a Permanent, Temporary or Fixed Term Contract basis.

As well as a competitive salary, you can also look forward to a great range of benefits including 37 days holiday plus bank holidays (and up to 7 efficiency closure days at Christmas), membership of the Teachers’ Pension schemes and free on-site parking.

With over 3,000 students, excellent resources and a drive for continuous improvement, Plumpton College is actively seeking staff who want to make a difference and be part of this exciting phase of our development. At Plumpton College we are Ambitious & Progressive, Enterprising, Professional, Supportive and Passionate about everything we do – if you share these values and would like to be part of our growing team then we’d like to hear from you.

Closing Date: Wednesday 12th June

Interviews will be held: week commencing 17th June

We reserve the right to call candidates to interview or withdraw this vacancy at any time if there is a good level of response. Therefore, we recommend you submit your application as early as possible.

Completed applications should be returned via the apply link.