Lecturer in Horticulture - Mottingham

  • Location: Mottingham
  • Salary: £24,202 to £32,463 plus Outer London Weighting (£1,393 pa)
  • Status: Vacant
  • Closing date: 24 Jan 2019

Salary:            £24,202 to £32,463 plus Outer London Weighting (£1,393 pa)Hours:             37 hours per week, 52 weeks per year     
Locations:      Mottingham, South East London

We are looking to recruit a highly motivated Lecturer to teach across a range of Horticulture courses at Hadlow College. The successful candidate will need to be educated to degree level, with a strong commercial horticultural or design background e.g. in nursery or production, and be passionate about their area of Horticulture.  Professional experience in production, hard/soft landscaping, amenity horticulture or garden design is desirable.

In addition to the requirements detailed above, the ideal candidate will have teaching experience in a practical and/or classroom setting, together with a teaching qualification or the willingness to work towards one.  Courses are delivered across a range of provision types including schools, FE and HE, so applicants will also need to demonstrate that they can be adaptable, resourceful and resilient, have excellent communication and IT skills and the ability to work well as part of a team. 

This is a full-time position, working 37 hours per week, based at our Mottingham Campus in South East London.

As well as a contributory pension scheme, health cash plan and free car parking, this post also attracts 42 days holiday each year (excluding bank holidays).

The successful candidate will be required to undertake an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) Check and provide proof of their right to work in the UK. Where applicable, a prohibition check will be carried out.

To apply for this job, please complete an application form. The job description and application form can be downloaded from our website, www.hadlow.ac.uk. Alternatively, you can request an application pack by emailing jobs@hadlow.ac.uk or telephoning 01732 853977. You are required to complete an application form as we do not accept CVs.

Please return completed application forms to jobs@hadlow.ac.uk

The closing date for receipt of all completed application forms is 24th January 2019

When applying for this role, please reference this job board as your application source when asked.

Due to the volume of applications we receive it is impossible to inform all applicants if they have been short listed:  therefore if you have not heard from us within 14 days of the closing date you can assume that you have not been successful.

For more information please contact jobs@hadlow.ac.uk in the first instance or call 01732 853977 if you would like to discuss this further.

Hadlow College is an equal opportunities employer and positively encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity.