Lecturer in Sports Turf
Unqualified Lecturer: £26,715 per annum
Qualified Lecturer: £30,942 per annum
Full-time, 37 hours per week (1.0 FTE)*
Do you have a clear commitment to excellence and want to inspire others? If so we are looking for you to join our Further Education teaching team! We are seeking a talented individual with the relevant experience and knowledge of the Sports Turf Industry to provide instruction and lecturing to our Apprentices and Further Education students.
You will be required to teach all aspects of the Apprenticeships in Sports Turf and Golf Greenkeeping, as well as other related topics to Further Education students on full-time, part-time and short courses, through lectures and practical sessions.
In addition, you will contribute to the management, assessment and recruitment of students, as well as have input into curriculum development. Whilst teaching is held at the University College, you will also be required to visit students in the workplace and support the students’ progress by working closely with employers.
To succeed, you will have relevant and recent industry experience within the sports turf industry and a desire to educate and develop a range of learners at level 2 and 3. Up-to-date technical knowledge is vital to allow the sharing of best practice to both students and team members and you will ideally hold, or be working towards the completion of, your teaching qualification. It is essential that you are willing to work towards the assessor and internal verifier qualifications as these will be a requirement upon appointment.
*This role will suit a full time applicant, or equally someone looking for a fractional contract on a part time basis. Please clearly state how many hours you would be interested in applying for on your application form.
For more information on this role, other opportunities and Writtle University College, please visit our website www.writtle.ac.uk. For an application pack, please email email@example.com or call the Human Resources Department on 01245 424208.
Closing date: Monday 25 January 2021. Interview date: 2 February 2021.
Writtle University College strives to be an Equal Opportunities employer. All applicants who are offered employment will be subject to a criminal records check from the Disclosure and Barring Service.
We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.