Lecturer - Arboriculture and Forestry

Sparsholt College
£20,950 - £32,241
11 Nov 2017
15 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time


Lecturer - Arboriculture and Forestry

£20,950 - £32,241 (depending on qualifications and experience)

The successful candidate will be required to deliver subjects including; plant and soil science, pests and diseases, plant identification, surveys and inspections and trees and the law. Knowledge of forest management and mensuration would also be an advantage.

Candidates should ideally be qualified to degree level or equivalent with several years related experience in Arboriculture and Forestry. Candidates with a minimum level 3 and considerable related experience will also be considered.

Teaching will be on a range of courses from Level 1 to Level 3.

This post will be based at our Sparsholt campus.

Closing Date: 27 November 2017

College Benefits:

* 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

* Car Share Scheme

* Occupational Sick Pay Scheme

* Occupational Maternity Pay Scheme

* Flexible Working Policy

* Holiday entitlement of 42 days plus bank holidays (pro-rated for part-time staff)

* Child Care Vouchers

* Access to an Employee Assistance Scheme

* On-site gym at the Sparsholt campus (membership £100 per year)

* 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

Interested? Register for free now and apply today!