Agricultural and Land Management Teacher

Location Dorchester
Discipline: Agriculture, Farming, Animal Health, Veterinary, Equestrian
Job type: Permanant
Salary: £ £20,760 - £26,224 per annum plus a ‘skills shortage’ allowance of up to £5,000 pa dependent on areas of expertise
Contact name: Rachel Hutchings

Contact email:
Job ref: 13841LP
Published: about 1 month ago
Startdate: ASAP

Post Title:Agricultural and Land Management Teacher

Post Reference:AG65

Hours: 37 hours per week, Monday – Friday with flexibility to meet the business needs.

*this role would be considered as a job share – please state on your application form what hours / fraction you would be interested in and what level (foundation to degree) of teaching experience you have.​Salary: £20,760 – £26,224 per annum plus a ‘skills shortage’ allowance of up to £5k pa dependent on areas of expertise.

Job Purpose: To teach and assess across the Agriculture curriculum. To provide specific support for the development of Agricultural provision. This role may include Higher Education teaching and course management responsibilities dependent on experience.

Vision: For this role, we are looking enthusiastic and self-motivated agriculture specialists with the ability to deliver high quality, inspiring lectures and practical teaching sessions at Levels 1-4. Much of this teaching will take place on the College’s own 280ha commercially run mixed farm. Teaching will cover a range of agriculture units, arable and machinery in particular. A flexible and positive attitude is required alongside the ability to challenge and motivate students. The role promises a varied and interesting workload. The successful applicant will have plenty of vocational experience as well as being able to demonstrate excellent communication, administrative and organisational abilities in order to perform the role successfully. The role would suit someone who has worked in industry and is now seeking a new challenge.

Teaching qualifications and an agricultural (or similar) qualification at degree level are both desirable.

To apply please follow the link via the Apply Now button to the college website where you will find further information on working for the college, a full job description and a college application form.

For an informal discussion about the post, please contact Sarah Hassall on 01305 215210 during normal working hours.

The Closing Date for Applications: Friday 2 October 2020 at 9:00am

Proposed Interview Date: Monday 12 October 2020