Bank Staff - Lecturers - Built Environment (Horticulture)

Perth, Perth and Kinross
£34,170 - £42,357 pro rata per annum
03 Dec 2021
10 Jan 2022
Job Level
Job Function
Academic Support
Contract Type
Part Time

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 build a bank of lecturing staff who have experience of teaching in the following subject area:


We are looking for experienced Construction Trades people to join our growing team to support the teaching of Built Environment programmes, including Plumbing, Electrical, Joinery and Horticulture. The campus is well resourced to deliver a first-class learning experience with a well-balanced mix of lecture theatres, classrooms, laboratories and training workshops.

As a lecturer within your specialisation, you will be responsible for: preparing materials for learning, teaching and assessment; for the teaching of theory and practical aspects; supervising student project work; and contributing to the development of the UHI programmes in Built Environment. Opportunities for personal development are available through the UHI and at other universities.

Candidates should as a minimum hold a level 3 qualification in the subject area. You will also have practical industrial experience in the relevant area and be familiar with appropriate sector practices and methods.

In addition, you should be a well-motivated, self-starter with good communication skills who is able to work effectively with a team.

If you wish to be considered for placement on our bank of staff, click on ‘Apply’ and complete the on-screen form.  Please ensure that you attach a covering letter outlining which Curriculum Area(s) and subject(s) that you are interested in being considered for.

Closing date:  12 noon on 10th January 2022

Interview date to be confirmed.

These posts undertake 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.

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