Current Opportunities - Writtle University College

Current Opportunities

Current Opportunities

Job Title

Salary

Closing Date

Lecturer in Commercial Production 32,004 - 36,001 per annum 19/01/2018
Senior Lecturer in Agriculture 37,075 - 46,924 per annum, pro rata 19/01/2018

                     

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Lecturer in Commercial Production

Salary: 32,004 - 36,001 per annum
Closing date: Friday19th January 2018
Description:

Full-time, 37 hours per week (1.0FTE)

Are you an enthusiastic Horticulturist/Plant Scientist or Crop Production specialist who can pass your knowledge onto our Higher Education students, in theoretical and practical situations?  Within this varied role, you will be required to design, implement, assess, support and evaluate learning and teaching at undergraduate and postgraduate level.  This is an exciting role that will work across related programme areas to help develop problem based learning and employability skills.

To undertake this role you will have in-depth knowledge of one or more areas of sustainable Commercial Production in protected and /or Field Cropping system. It would be of an advantage if you have either experience of course design and delivery at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels, or have held a technical role within the industry. The role holder will also be expected to develop independent research as well as contributing to other areas of teaching at both undergraduate and postgraduate level. The ability to supervise postgraduate student research work is an essential requirement.

You will be expected to provide academic leadership demonstrable through your roles in relevant groups within the University College.

You should have experience of supervising research work and be educated a Masters level or be working towards this, and be in possession of a teaching qualification or be willing to work towards one.

For an application pack, please email: jobs@writtle.ac.uk or call the Human Resources Department on 01245 424208.

Closing date for applications: 19.01.2018  Interview date: 30.01.2018

Writtle University College strives to be an Equal Opportunities employer. All applicants who are offered employment will be subject to a criminal records check from the Disclosure and Barring Service.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.


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Senior Lecturer in Agriculture

Salary: 37,075 - 46,924 per annum, pro rata
Closing date: Friday19th January 2018
Description:

Part time, 18.5 hours per week (0.5FTE)

Are you passionate about the future of Agriculture and able to pass on your knowledge onto our Higher Education students, in theoretical and practical situations?  Within this varied role, you will be required to design, implement, assess, support and evaluate learning and teaching at undergraduate and postgraduate level. This is an exciting role that will work across related curriculum areas to help develop problem based learning and employability skills

This role requires a broad understanding of the issues facing the industry with the ability to put theory into practice.  It would be an advantage to have either technical / industry experience, research experience  or  have knowledge of course design and delivery and both undergraduate and postgraduate levels. The role holder will be expected to develop independent research, consultancy as well as have a genuine interest in multi-disciplinary teaching.

Your primary role will be to deliver high quality, innovative teaching on our undergraduate and postgraduate courses in Agriculture.

The ability to supervise and assess student projects and dissertations is an important component of this role. In addition, you will be expected to contribute to aspects of course leadership and development. The ability to work unsupervised and as part of a team is important, and up to date technical knowledge is essential.

Ideally you will have a good first degree or equivalent and will hold an MSc (E) or PhD (D) in a related discipline, or be able to demonstrate the equivalent through experience.

For an application pack, please email: jobs@writtle.ac.uk or call the Human Resources Department on 01245 424208.

Interview date: 31.01.2018

Writtle University College strives to be an Equal Opportunities employer. All applicants who are offered employment will be subject to a criminal records check from the Disclosure and Barring Service.
 
We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.


Download job description / Application Form (PDF) or (Word)