Hourly Paid Lecturer - Gardening (SLDD Adults)


  • Access to NUS/TOTUM Discount
  • Access to the Teachers Pension Scheme
  • Discounted Car Parking, Servicing & Breakdown
  • Discounted Days Out
  • Discounted Gym Memberships
  • Discounted Holidays & Hotels
  • Employee Assistance Helpline


664 Nuthall Road, Basford, Nottingham, NG8 6AQ

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Your future is here

A place to inspire

In a teaching role at Nottingham College you will play a vital part in helping thousands of people reach their potential. We are Nottingham’s College and together, we make a positive difference to our learners, to our communities and to each other. We’re building better futures, for others and for ourselves. Our teachers bring experience, flair, industry connections, passion and care to their roles and in return we invest in them. Here, you have the freedom to work in a way that suits you, the support to thrive and the opportunity to shape your career.

We are opening our college doors on a Saturday at our Basford Campus from January 2024 to widen our adult offer, we will be running short courses in Construction, Maths, English, Access to Nursing, and for Adults with specific learning difficulties and/or disabilities.

Who we need

We are looking for colleagues to join our new Saturday college, you will be play a role in ensuring our students have a positive education experience and contribute to them enhancing their skills and career opportunities. As part of this role you will:

· Plan and deliver exciting lessons

· Work as part of the Saturday College team, ensuring all students have an excellent experience

· Champion high expectations and prepare students for their next steps

What you’ll bring

The ideal candidate will be passionate about passing on their experience, skills and knowledge to our students, with relevant industry and teaching experience. The ideal candidate will bring:

· The ability to draw on your teaching and industry experience to link knowledge and ensure that the learning sticks

· Take pride in planning and delivering exciting and engaging lessons

· Be passionate about working in Further Education and enhancing the lives of our community

· Excellent communication, planning and organisation skills

For further details on this post which the job description and person specification cannot answer for you, please contact Carl Ara – Assistant Principal – Basford & Arthur Mee by email carl.ara@nottinghamcollege.ac.uk

Interviews / Assessments are planned for: 8 December 2023

A place to belong

Join a diverse, vibrant community of over 1,300 staff and feel welcome from day one. Whether it’s enjoying a cuppa and a chat at our Wellness Cafes, collaborating with your colleagues or making the most of the facilities on our campuses, this is a place you can feel involved, connected and supported. With an attractive benefits package including 45 days annual leave, flexible working opportunities, access to a generous pension scheme and perks package, this is a place where you will feel valued and where you can grow and develop. It’s a place where you can share your ideas, work with people from all kinds of backgrounds and together, make a positive difference.

Be a part of a dynamic and diverse team that thrives on innovation, creativity, and outstanding outcomes. Our aim is for our workforce to mirror the rich diversity of the individuals and communities we serve, creating an environment where a range of experiences, skills, and viewpoints are valued. Within our inclusive workplace, everyone is given the opportunity to belong. As part of this we are happy to consider any reasonable adjustments that successful candidates may need.

Nottingham College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the wellbeing of our students and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Background checks including employer references and an enhanced DBS check will be required for this role.

For further information about the role please visit the vacancies section of our website via the apply link.