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Lecturer in Horticulture- based at the Preston Campus

Would you like to be part of a team that helps shape a great learning experience for students?

 An exciting opportunity has arisen to join the Greenspace and Creative Design Team as a Lecturer in Horticulture.

As a Lecturer in Horticulture you will deliver practical and academic subjects to students on a range of Horticulture courses including within Further and Higher Education programmes, undertaking course management and personal tutor duties, as required. You will also support and participate in external industry events to enhance the learner experience.

The successful candidate will have a Degree or equivalent qualification in Horticulture or a related subject, industry experience and a Teaching qualification e.g. PGCE / Cert Ed (or be willing to work towards a teaching qualification within an agreed time period) along with GCSE (or equivalent) at Grade C /4 or above in English and Maths.

If you are interested in the role – please apply.

For more information please see the job description.

Here at Myerscough College, we offer a fantastic horticultural 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 Friday 16 April 2021

 It is anticipated the interview 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
Greenspace and Creative design
Myerscough College (Preston)
£20,907 - £30,179 per annum, relating to qualifications and experience
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Closing Date
Friday 16 April 2021
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