2 x Horticulture Teacher, Staffordshire

Closing date:

South Staffordshire CollegeStaffordshire

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Start date: September 2017
Contract type: Part Time / Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

2 x Horticulture Teachers

1 Full time, 1 Part time (0.6 FTE, working 22.2 hours per week)


Salary scale up to £35,304 per annum, pro-rata for part time

Job ref:  HR1617-79

South Staffordshire College is looking to employ dynamic, energetic, and enthusiastic teachers to join our successful horticulture team.  The successful candidates will prepare and deliver classes and assessment activity to learners across a broad range of full time and part time programmes from Entry Level through to HE. Our current offer includes BTEC and City + Guilds qualifications and RHS evening classes.

Experience within the horticulture industry is essential. Familiarity with requirements of awarding bodies in the education sector would be an advantage. 

The ideal candidates will hold or be working towards a professional teaching qualification and have delivery experience and a passion for delivering practical and theoretical sessions as well as acting as Course Tutors to providing support, inspiration and guidance to our learners.

Experience in the delivery of machinery themed subjects, land based technology and/or crop production would also be a distinct advantage. Applicants should ideally have a qualification in Horticulture to Level 4 and hold an assessors award (D32/3 or A unit) and a verifier qualification (D34 or V unit) or equivalents.

Closing Date:  Monday 3 July 2017

Application Process

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South Staffordshire College is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applicants from all sections of the community.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young adults and expect all staff to share this commitment.

This position is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure check under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974, medical clearance and satisfactory references.

Please be aware successful applicants will be expected to fund their own DBS check, which is currently at £44.00

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Job location

More about South Staffordshire College
Phase: Further Education
Gender: Mixed
Address: Rodbaston Campus, Rodbaston, Penkridge, Staffordshire, ST19 5PH, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1785 712209
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