Horticulture Trainer / Assessor

Groundwork South

Saltash, Cornwall
£11.50 - £13.50/hour (FTE £22,441 - £26,401 pa)

Paid • Part Time • Fixed Term Contract

www.groundwork.org.uk/Sites/south

Reference: 149853_GS

Sectors: food, farming & horticulture

Closing date: Not specified, apply soon!


Groundwork South requires a skilled and experienced individual in Horticulture, who will be able to support vocational training and traineeships in Horticulture in Devon and Cornwall.

ROLE: Horticulture Trainer/ Assessor
SALARY: £11.50 - £13.50 per hour (FTE £22,441 - £26,401 per annum)
CONTRACT TYPE: Fixed Term 18.5 hours per week or Zero Hours
OPERATIONAL AREA: Devon and Cornwall
LOCATION: Saltash, Cornwall
REF: DC04

Groundwork South is committed to transforming people’s lives and places through social, economic and environmental action. In terms of development and delivery of these projects we work across three business themes, Parks & Open Spaces, Youth & Employment and Greener Living & Working.

ROLE DESCRIPTION: 

As a member of our Education team you will use your knowledge and experience to support, teach and assess learners and trainees to achieve their chosen qualification, engage those who are hard to reach and support our charitable aims.

You must hold a teaching qualification and a recognised industry qualification or have proven industry experience in the field of Horticulture. You must be highly motivated and be interested in supporting learners and trainees to reach their desired goal. You should be flexible in your working week and be prepared to be a team player.

This is a great opportunity for an individual to develop and use their industry knowledge, skills and experience to support others and the wider community.

In return we offer:

  • 25 days per annum plus English Bank Holidays
  • Cycle to Work* and Childcare Voucher schemes are available on a salary sacrifice basis
  • A contributory pension scheme
  • Scope to continuing development of your professional skills

*Available after 6 months continuous service and successful completion of your probationary period.

Due to insurance provision, to drive a company vehicle applicants must hold a full UK driving licence and be aged 21 plus with more than 12 months driving history.

TO APPLY AND FOR MORE INFORMATION:

If you would like to find out more about this position and to apply, please click the 'More information' button. You will be directed to the Groundwork South website to download the job description and application form.

Groundwork South is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and vulnerable groups. Inline with our Safer Recruitment & Selection Policy and Procedure, successful applicants are subject to references and an enhanced with barred lists disclosure check.

We are committed to the employment and career development of disabled people. To demonstrate our commitment we have been awarded the Disability Confident Scheme Symbol, which is awarded by the Employment Service.

Groundwork South is an equal opportunity employer and values diversity. We welcome applications from suitably skilled candidates regardless of ethnicity, gender, disability, sexuality, religion or age.

We shall ensure fairness and equal opportunities throughout our workforce and in service delivery.

No agencies please. 


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