Lecturer – Outdoor Sport & Fitness

Perth, Perth and Kinross
£34,170 - £42,357
28 Sep 2021
25 Oct 2021
Job Level
Job Function
Academic Support
Contract Type
Fixed Term

Perth College UHI is one of Scotland’s leading Colleges of Further and Higher Education, and a large partner in Scotland’s newest University, the University of the Highlands and Islands.

We are looking to recruit an enthusiastic and well qualified individual(s) who are passionate about outdoor education, outdoor/adventure activities and developing potential in others. 

You will have current skills across a range of vocational qualifications such as canoeing, kayaking, hillwalking, climbing, archery, orienteering, mountain biking, bushcraft etc. to teach on our Certificate of Outdoor Activities and Leadership programme, as well as lecturing on degree modules up to and including modules at SCQF level 10 on our BA (H) Outdoor Education and Learning degree.

You must have clear and confident communication skills, the ability to relate well to others and work as part of a team, good planning and organisational skills, initiative, and self-motivation.  Minibus driving and trailer towing experience is essential. 

You will have the opportunity to participate in a full curriculum review of our outdoor provision, helping shape the outdoor course portfolio of the future.

Closing date: 12 noon on 25 October 2021

Interview date: To be confirmed    

This post undertakes regulated work with children and a Protecting Vulnerable Groups (PVG) Scheme check is required.  A check will be made against the list of those barred from working with children and vulnerable adults.

For further information about the role including job description and application form please visit the vacancies section of our website via the apply link.