Up to £33,264 per annum (dependent upon qualifications and experience)
We are looking to recruit an enthusiastic and dynamic lecturer to join our HE Agriculture Team. You will have the qualifications and industry experience to deliver courses at both undergraduate and postgraduate degree level. This is a rewarding opportunity to work on our campus at Sparsholt Hampshire and we aim to recruit someone looking to excite and develop the next generation of students to work in agriculture. Our working farm is set within 126 hectares with a further 134 hectares at another nearby site. The facilities provide a first-class location for our higher education students to learn about the subject and undertake research.
In addition to teaching, there may be opportunities for research, or to study towards a research degree whilst employed. You will have an appropriate post graduate qualification with the ability to support students in research activities alongside relevant industry experience. Preference will be given to those with experience in crop production and an understanding of farm business and finance. The post holder will also hold, or be willing to attain, a recognised teaching qualification.
We are happy to discuss this role as both part-time and full-time options.
This position is based at the Sparsholt campus.
Closing Date: 24 April 2023
We reserve the right to close this vacancy early should sufficient applications be received.
• Eligibility to join the Teachers’ Pension Scheme (a defined benefit pension scheme)
• Death benefit grant of 3 X salary if in the pension scheme
• Free on- site parking
• Occupational Sick Pay Scheme
• Occupational Maternity Pay Scheme
• Flexible Working Policy
• Holiday entitlement of 42 days plus bank holidays
• Access to an Employee Assistance Scheme
• Ability to access a range of CPD events and support with undertaking professional qualifications.
There is a nursery on the Sparsholt campus operated by a commercial provider
The College is committed to safeguarding and promotes the welfare of all learners and expects all staff to share this commitment.
All successful applicants will be required to undertake a Disclosure and Barring (DBS) check and to provide proof of their eligibility to work in the UK.