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Practical Lecturer in Equine (Preston)

Myerscough College & University Centre

  • Training & Education

Closing date: Friday 26th July 2024

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Practical Lecturer in Equine (Preston)


Closing Date for Applicants:
Friday 26th July 2024

Practical Lecturer in Equine – Based at Preston

My career at Myerscough College – Inspiring Excellence

About the role

Can you demonstrate a passion for teaching the Equine professionals of tomorrow, delivering exciting and inspirational sessions to students?

Join the Equine department as a Practical Lecturer in Equine! We are a positive, student-centred department.

You will be expected to be a team player and support the department in our journey to excellence.

As a Practical Lecturer for our Equine team, you will be responsible for teaching and assessing practical equine subjects to students on Further Education programmes. There will also be some classroom-based teaching.

Apply today to join our team!

Why join us?

At Myerscough College and University Centre we have a nationally and internationally recognised Further Education, Higher Education, Adult Education and Apprenticeship provision. The Further Education provision is well established, the Higher Education provision has a well-recognised partnership with UCLan and the apprenticeship provision is operational nationally. We offer a rewarding and enjoyable working environment, where colleagues are inspired to make a positive difference to the educational experience and employability of our students. We are one of the top five largest land-based and sports colleges in the UK.

What We Offer:

  • We take care of our team just as we do our students. As an employee, you can enjoy a range of benefits, including:

  • A generous holiday allowance of 32 days, plus bank holidays.

  • Regular Continuous Professional Development (CPD) opportunities.

  • Hassle free onsite parking at our Preston Campus.

  • An Employee Assistance Programme (EAP) to provide wellbeing support in moments of need.

  • Membership of the Teacher’s Pension Scheme, with a remarkable 28.68 % employer contribution rate.

We are flexible working friendly and happy to discuss interest in flexible working.

Visit our website for the full list of excellent benefits our college offers.

Key Information

  • Hours – 37 Hours Per Week

  • Department – Equine

  • Location – Myerscough College (Preston Campus)

  • Salary - £22,378 - £28,549 per annum, relating to qualifications and experience

Please note that as part of our commitment to safeguarding our students, our background screening checks include limited online searches. Online searches will only be undertaken in respect of the successful candidate, as a pre-conditional term of our job offer.

Safeguarding our students is of paramount importance. Our recruitment process has been designed to keep students safe and to ensure that we appoint safe and suitable people.

All successful applicants will be required to undertake pre-employment background and safeguarding checks.

The successful applicant will be responsible for complying with all safeguarding policies and practices, and for ensuring student safety and wellbeing is at the forefront of everything they do.

This post is not exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974.

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 LGBT+ applicants.

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

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

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Please mention Equine Careers when applying.