Lecturer in Sports Turf (FE)

Unqualified Lecturer: £27,929 per annum
Qualified Lecturer: £32,348 per annum
Full-time, 37 hours per week (1.0 FTE)* (part-time applications are also welcome)

Do you have a strong knowledge and passion for the sports turf and greenkeeping industry, and are keen to train the next generation as they join the sector? 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. We welcome applicants from industry joining our team and WUC will support you into a teaching role.

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. The successful candidate will also 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 Levels 2 and 3. Up-to-date, technical knowledge is vital to allow the sharing of best practices among both students and team members. Ideally, you will 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: jobs@writtle.ac.uk or call the Human Resources Department on 01245 424208.

Closing date: 06/10/2022 Interview date: 13/10/2022

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.

Email: jobs@writtle.ac.uk

Telephone: 01245 424208

Writtle University College

Writtle, Chelmsford, Essex

£27,929 - £32,348 Per Annum

Wednesday September 21, 16:07

6th October 2022