Current Opportunities

Current Job Opportunities

                     

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HE Lecturer in Sport

Salary: £33,797 per annum
Closing date: Monday 13th December 2021
Description:

Full time, 37 hours per week (1.0 FTE)

Permanent

Are you an enthusiastic, ambitious, motivated individual in the field of Sport Science?  Someone who can impart their knowledge to our Higher Education students in both theoretical and practical situations?  Within this varied role, you will be required to design, implement, assess, support and evaluate learning and teaching at the undergraduate level and, potentially, across other areas and levels of the Sport, Health and Wellbeing department.

Your primary role will be to deliver high-quality teaching on our undergraduate Sport courses You will primarily be required to contribute to teaching in a number of areas such as anatomy and exercise physiology, sports performance, health and well-being but will be encouraged to deliver in other areas that are of personal or professional interest.

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 management and strategic development. The ability to work unsupervised and as part of a team is extremely important and professional qualifications in personal training are desirable.

You will have a good first degree, or equivalent, in sports science, coaching science, health science or similar, and will hold an MSc (E) or PhD (D) in a related discipline.

For an application pack, please download the below Application for Employment Form, and Job Description. Please send your completed Application Form to email: jobs@writtle.ac.uk. Should you have any queries, please contact the HR Department via email at HR@writtle.ac.uk or alternatively you can contact us via telephone on 01245 424208.

Interview date: 05.01.2022

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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Level 3 Apprentice – Yard Focused or Stud Focused

Salary: Salary will be in line with the National Minimum Wage
Closing date: Friday 3rd December 2021
Description:

Full time, 37 hours per week (20% of the time to be dedicated to training)

Fixed-term for 2 years to enable completion of Apprenticeship Programme

Foster excellence, work together and deliver results! Are these qualities in your toolkit? Then we want to hear from you! We have a range of exciting opportunities at our Equine Resource Unit and we are looking for dynamic individuals to enhance our student experience, ensuring we maintain high-quality standards and student satisfaction rates.

Following on a £2million investment, all of Writtle University College’s equine facilities have been brought onto one site at our Cow Watering Campus, which is now a central hub for equine teaching and research, boasting the latest in scientific technologies.

Facilities at the Equine Training and Development Centre consist of an oval horse walker, DIY Stabling, Equine Academy, therapy barns, equine water treadmill, solariums and outdoor and indoor riding arenas. These facilities have been added to following the completion of a purpose-built stud unit in 2018, which comprise an indoor ménage, a teasing and collection area, stock room, sitting up room, laboratory, Monarch stabling and youngstock barns.

Writtle University College also has a fantastic track record in equine breeding. The Stud won a British Eventing Breeders Medal this year for the leading British-bred horse in the Eventing Five Year Old Championships. The Stud also produced the Reserve Champion showjumper at the British Equestrian Federations Futurity Championships in 2017, along with breeding an Elite graded colt at the 2019 Futurity.

The investment enhances the student experience by enabling all practical sessions to be carried out in one space, whether it's used for breeding youngstock, the therapy units or the riding facilities.

Would you like to contribute to the day-to-day running of our Equine Resource Unit and work alongside our new professional yard management team while learning on the job? If so, please see our current opportunities available!

We have an exciting opportunity, designed as an entry-level role into the Equine Profession. The apprenticeship will be based at the University College, along with the training element.

The role will be based at our Cow Watering Campus, working closely with the Equine team. You will assist the Equine Resource Manager with the day-to-day running of the Equine Resource Unit, with a specific focus on either the Yard or the Stud, whilst achieving a Level 3 qualification.

To be successful, you will have a desire to work within the Equine industry and hold a minimum of 5 GCSE’s including English and Maths at grade 4/C and above, along with a work-based level 2 NVQ or equivalent.

Please clearly state on your application form what role you are applying for - Level 3 Apprentice – Yard Focused or Level 3 Apprentice –Stud Focused.

For an application pack, please download the below Application for Employment Form, and Job Description. Please send your completed Application Form to email: jobs@writtle.ac.uk. Should you have any queries, please contact the HR Department via email at HR@writtle.ac.uk  or alternatively you can contact us via telephone on 01245 424208.

Interview date: 10/12/2021

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 expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment

 


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Visiting Officer – Horticulture Apprentices

Salary: £22,417 per annum
Closing date: Sunday 28th November 2021
Description:

Permanent

37 hours per week (1.0 FTE)

Commencing from ASAP

We have an exciting opportunity for you to contribute as part of a dynamic team within our FE Horticulture Apprenticeships team. Within this varied role, you will be required to support Horticulture Apprentice Students based in the East Anglia Region.

The role holder will be required to visit, monitor and assess students in the workplace, undertake internal verification of portfolios, and develop action plans as appropriate. Additionally, you will be required to instruct students on part-time courses and support them with preparation for End Point Assessment. You will preferably hold or be working towards the completion of your internal quality assurance award (IQA) and Assessor Qualification, as this will be a requirement upon appointment. A full driving license is essential.

You will have a background in and understanding of the modern horticulture industry.

For an application pack, please download the below Application for Employment Form, and Job Description. Please send your completed Application Form to email: jobs@writtle.ac.uk. Should you have any queries, please contact the HR Department via email at HR@writtle.ac.uk or alternatively you can contact us via telephone on 01245 424208.

Interview date: 07.12.2021

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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