This vacancy has now expired, we've found similar jobs that may interest you here.

Apprenticeship Assessor - Horticulture

Askham Bryan, York YO23, UK
Askham Bryan College
Full Time
£24,293 - £26,497 per annum
16th May 2022
Start Date
As soon as possible
30th May 2022 09:05 AM
Contract Type
Job ID
Job Reference
Start date
As soon as possible
  • Contract type: Permanent
  • NQTs Considered:
  • Job ID: 1238599

Apprenticeship Assessor- Horticulture

York Campus

Full time, 37 hours per week, permanent role

£24,293 - £26,497 per annum

Askham Bryan College is a specialist land-based college based across the North of England with centres in York, Middlesbrough, Saltaire, Wakefield and Newcastle.

We offer a wide-ranging curriculum to our Further Education students, including Agriculture, Horticulture, Agriculture, Animal Management, Countryside and the Environment, Engineering, Equine, Floristry, Motorsport, Professional Tree Surgery, Outdoor Adventure Sport, Sports Development, Coaching and Fitness and Uniformed Public Services.

We have an exciting opportunity for a Horticulture Apprenticeship Assessor/tutor to join our Apprenticeships Department based here at our York campus. This role will be working 37 hours per week on a permanent basis.

We are seeking an individual who will be responsible for planning and deliver high quality training to an agreed teaching caseload, delivering a range of horticulture skills. This role also involves visiting apprentices in their workplace to carry out checks on their progress, so a full UK driving licence is essential, as well as the physical ability to access workplaces.

The successful candidate will have recent practical experience in the industry.

Educated to level 3 or above in a relevant subject, candidates should be willing to work towards a teaching qualification. With excellent knowledge of industry, you will have current qualifications or experience in most or all of the following:

  • L2 Award in the Safe Use of Pesticides
  • Safe use of brush-cutters and strimmers
  • Safe use of mowers

We define the values and qualities that we require from our people using the Askham Bryan College DNA. Hardwired in to what we do, our DNA strands ensure that all colleagues are committed to delivering with purpose, taking ownership, building relationships through trust and always learning.

We offer an inclusive, dynamic, challenging and rewarding place to work.

Our colleagues enjoy a range of generous benefits including 35 days annual leave (pro-rata) in addition to bank holidays, ample free parking, canteen facilities, support for continuous professional development, Teacher’s Pension and a range of employee benefits as well as the opportunity to work within spectacular grounds.

Successful applicants will be required to undertake an enhanced DBS check.

For more information, please refer to the Job Description and person specification.

Closing Date: 9.00am Monday 30th May

Interview Date: tbc


Safeguarding Statement:

The College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff, volunteers and partners to share this commitment. The Governors and Staff at Askham Bryan College regard each learner as a unique individual and therefore seek to support learner development in ways, which will foster security, confidence and independence. We recognise that high self-esteem, peer support, a secure College environment and clear lines of communication with trusted adults helps all young people and adults particularly those at risk or suffering abuse. These are regarded as central to the wellbeing of the individual and are therefore seen to be an intrinsic part of all aspects of the curriculum and ethos.
Askham Bryan College

Askham Bryan College