Technical Instructor, Princess Christian’s Farm
Salary: £17,391 – £19,808 per annum
Hours: 37 hours per week, 52 weeks per year. Fixed term until 6th April 2020
Locations: Princess Christian’s Farm, Hildenborough
We are looking for a new team member to provide technical assistance to help support learning for adults at PCF, as Maternity Cover, within our Foundation Studies Team at Hadlow College, based in Hildenborough. As a Technical Instructor you will be demonstrating and providing practical instruction in a range of vocational areas to a groups of students aged 16 years and above. You will help deliver some classroom-based and practical sessions on the farm. You will also be required to assist in the maintenance and organisation of practical resources. For this role it is essential to have an ability to work with and support learners with learning difficulties and disabilities, a qualification to Level 3/National Diploma standard in a relevant vocational area and appropriate practical experience.
In addition to the minimum requirements detailed above, candidates will need a keen interest in a wide range of vocational related subjects including animals, plants, retail and catering. Candidates must have good IT skills, the ability to work well as part of a team and the willingness to work towards and gain a relevant teaching qualification.
This is a full time role, working 37 hours per week and will include working weekends on a rota basis.
As well as a contributory pension scheme, salary sacrifice scheme and free car parking, this post attracts 30 days holiday each year, which includes 3 statutory days at Christmas, plus bank holidays.
The successful candidate will be required to undertake a Disclosure and Barring Service Check (DBS) and to provide proof of their right to work in the UK.
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 us or telephoning us. You are required to complete an application form as we do not accept CVs.
Please return completed application forms to the address on our website
The closing date for applications is Thursday, 2nd January 2020.
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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.
Hadlow College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.We particularly welcome applications from under represented groups including ethnicity, gender, transgender, age, disability, sexual orientation or religion.