Technical Instructor - Agricultural Machinery

  • Location: Hadlow
  • Salary: £17,391 - £19,808 per annum
  • Status: Full time - 37 hours per week, 52 weeks per year
  • Closing date: 18 Jun 2019

Are you a practical person? Ever thought of working in a college environment and passing on your practical skills and knowledge?

We want to recruit a self-motivated Technical Instructor (TI) to work with our Agricultural Engineering / Machinery Team, providing support and practical assistance to our teaching staff at our main site at Hadlow. You will be required to give practical support in and help maintain the areas of the Workshop and Machinery resources.

The College offers many good employment benefits including generous holiday entitlement of 30 days (excluding Bank Holidays), pension scheme, free parking and many on-site benefits and facilities. The college also will support an unqualified TI with a reduced Instructor commitment so you can enrol onto the in-house initial teacher training course.

This job role also offers great opportunities as first steps into the teaching profession.

Continuous Professional Development (CPD) opportunities would be supported by the college to achieve industry qualifications like Rough Terrain Telescopic Forklift Operator Licence, Masted Forklift Operator Licence, Abrasive Wheel Licence and a Tractor Driving and Related Operations qualification.

The successful applicant will be a practical minded person with a keen interest in machinery workshops and agriculture. This is a full time post working 37 hours per week.

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

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

The closing date for receipt of all completed application forms is midnight on Tuesday 18th June 2019

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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 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.