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Lecturer in Agriculture - 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 Agriculture & Countryside, based in Penrith on the site of our partners, Ullswater Community College (UCC).

As a Lecturer in Agriculture you will deliver agriculture and countryside subjects to FE students and be responsible for the day to day management and leadership of a designated FE Agricultural course. As well as undertaking course management and personal tutor duties, as required, you will be supporting and participating in external industry events to enhance the learner experience.

The successful candidate will have a Degree or equivalent qualification in a related subject, a Teaching qualification e.g. PGCE / Cert Ed and consistent lesson observations and high success rates with learners or significant industry experience and willing to work towards a teaching qualification within agreed time period 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 Teachers’ Pension scheme and a wealth of professional development opportunities.

The role is 37 hours per week.

The salary range is £20,907 - £30,179 per annum relating to qualifications and experience

The closing date is Sunday 13 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.






37 hours per week
Further Education - Agriculture & Countryside
Ullswater Community College (Penrith)
£20,907 - £30,179 per annum relating to qualifications and experience
Reference No
Closing Date
Sunday 13 June 2021
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