Part-time Lecturer in Horticulture/Conservation, Foundation Land-based course (LDD)

Sparsholt College, Hampshire

Fixed term until 20th June 2018

Based in the Foundation Learning area, you will be working 1:1 with a student who is accessing the College on a bespoke programme, in Horticulture/ Conservation, within the area of the Foundation land-based course.  The successful candidate will work on the teaching of Horticulture/Conservation activities, including supporting the building a portfolio of work, using pictures as well as written handouts and ICT. The programme will be teacher led, under the guidance of the Curriculum Leader and the Head of Faculty for Foundation.

The working pattern will be 9.00 am – 4.30 pm Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays.  

Experience in LDD delivery is essential, with a proven ability to communicate, to learners, some of whom are on the Autistic spectrum.   

Qualified in a relevant subject area, candidates will have previous experience teaching learners with complex needs.

The role will be based at the Sparsholt campus.

Closing Date:  26th February 2018

College Benefits:

  • Eligibility to join the Local Government Pension Scheme (a defined benefit pension scheme)
  • Death Benefit grant of 3 x salary if in the pension scheme
  • Free on-site parking
  • Car Share Scheme
  • Occupational Sick Pay Scheme
  • Occupational Maternity Pay Scheme
  • On-site gym at the Sparsholt campus (membership £100 per annum)
  • Free gym classes at the Sparsholt campus
  • You Make the Difference Staff nomination scheme
  • Facility to purchase Sparsholt produce including: plants, flowers, fruit & vegetables, fish, venison and turkey.
  • Access to discounted hair and beauty treatments at the Andover campus
  • Discounted admission to Marwell Zoo
  • Ability to access a range of CPD events and support with undertaking professional qualifications
  • Various food outlets and eateries offering good value food and drink at competitive prices
  • There is a nursery on the Sparsholt campus operated by a commercial provider

To apply, please refer to the supporting documents and upload a completed application form via the link below. 

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