• Location: Llysfasi, Denbighshire, LL15 2LB
  • Subject: Further Education
  • Hours: Full Time
  • Contract: Permanent
  • Salary Type: Annually
  • Salary Range: £28,751 - £44,442
  • Language: Bilingual
  • Closing Date: 01 March, 2023 11:45 PM

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Lecturer in Agriculture

Lecturer in Agriculture

Coleg Cambria
Exceeding expectations through education, innovation and inspiration…

Role Title: Lecturer in Agriculture
Location: Llysfasi
Contract Type: Permanent, Full Time
Salary: £28,751 - £44,442 (Upper pay range points UP2 and UP3 are subject to evidence of previous progression to Upper Pay Spine)

Here at Coleg Cambria we are looking for a Lecturer in Agriculture to join our Landbased team. This particular role will be based at our Llysfasi site.
As a Lecturer you will teach and inspire our learners in delivering a range of agricultural subjects including livestock husbandry, business, pollution control and farm diversification. Our Llysfasi site is situated on a modern working farm, with the benefit of having access to the latest technology as well as working in beautiful surroundings.

You will perform scheduled teaching, prepare learning materials, mark students’ work, and liaise with awarding bodies and exam invigilation as required. You will also provide educational guidance, support and counselling for all students whilst participating in the marketing, planning, assessment and evaluation of course provision.

You will also liaise with other tutors from other business areas with regard to resources, curriculum development, student reports and other related matters, whilst completing and producing the agreed deadlines documentation such as; registers, schemes of work, records of work, course review, course analysis documentation, student reports and absence reports.

With an awareness of the importance of quality standards within teaching, you will have knowledge of a broad range of learning needs and how to support these needs within a learning environment and demonstrate an understanding of current developments within your own specialist area. You should be open and responsive to the needs of others and be able to adapt quickly to changing circumstances and new ideas.

Essential Requirements

Qualified to at least Level 5 in Agriculture or a suitably relevant subject.
You will ideally be a qualified teacher and hold either a PGCE, Cert Ed or C&G 7407 or be willing to work towards one of these.
Develop and use a range of learning and teaching techniques and prepare effective written and visual teaching materials.
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, a strong team player, displaying energy and enthusiasm in the learning environment.
Proficient in Google applications and using the internet and intranet.

Coleg Cambria is committed to raising the profile of the Welsh language.

Welsh language skills are essential for this position.

Coleg Cambria is a ‘Disability Confident’ Employer.

The promotion of Equality and Diversity is an essential part of the work we do and as part of this, the College is committed to having a diverse staff group.
The safety of children, young people and adults identified as ‘vulnerable’ is paramount and Coleg Cambria is fully committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of these individuals and to the rigorous implementation of Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) procedures and arrangements. A DBS Disclosure will be requested from the successful candidate being offered the position. Depending on the role you are applying for if successful, you may also be required to register with the Education Workforce Council.
Please be aware that Coleg Cambria reserves the right to close our vacancies earlier than the listed date if we have received a high level of applications. We would recommend that if you wish to be considered that you complete the application as promptly as possible.