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Instructor in Arboriculture 0.6 - Penrith based

We are excited to see an opportunity to work with us to support and deliver the land-based curriculum in Cumbria, as part of the innovative and collaborative development in the land-based subject of Arboriculture, based in Penrith on the site of our partners, Ullswater Community College (UCC).

As an Instructor in Arboriculture you will undertake practical delivery and assessments to enable learners to succeed.

The successful candidate will have a Level 3 FE Arboriculture qualification and

NPTC qualifications in

  • Chainsaw,
  • Tree Climbing and Arial rescue
  • Tree felling up to 380mm

Significant post qualification industry experience, a Preparatory Certificate in Education and Training (formally PTLLS) or Assessor Training Assessment Quality Assurance alongside GCSE (or equivalent) at Grade C/4 or above in English and Maths. 

 For more information please see the job description.

If you are interested in the role – please apply.

In return the College can offer a fantastic working environment, an attractive benefit package, including access to the Local Government Pension Scheme and a wealth of professional development opportunities.

The role is 22.2 hours per week.

The salary range is £17,210 - £20,907 per annum, pro rata, relating to qualifications and experience.

The closing date is Monday 28 June 2021

It is anticipated the interviews will be held virtually


Please visit the College website at www.myerscough.ac.uk to download an application pack.  If you are unable to download an application pack, please contact the HR team on recruitment@myerscough.ac.uk 

We are an equal opportunity employer; we want all our candidates to have a fair and equal opportunity to secure employment with us. We encourage applications from all underrepresented groups: BAME applicants, disabled applicants, and LGBTQIA applicants.

If you require any adjustments to the recruitment process, due to a disability, then please speak with a member of the HR team.

As a disability confident employer, we commit to guaranteeing an interview for any disabled applicant who meets all of the essential criteria.

22.2 hours per week
Greenspace - Arboriculture
Ullswater Community College (Penrith)
£17,210 - £20,907 per annum, pro rata, relating to qualifications and experience.
Reference No
Closing Date
Monday 28 June 2021
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