Lecturer in Agriculture

Hartpury University and College
Hartpury, Gloucester [Gloucestershire]
£22,177 - £38,379 Per Year
13 May 2022 12:02
29 May 2022 23:59
Further Education
Job Level
Teaching / Lecturing
Agriculture / Horticulture
Contract Type
Full Time
Organisational Type
General Further Education College, Land-based College
Teacher Training
Teacher Training Is Offered

Lecturer in Agriculture

Lecturer in Agriculture (Further Education)

£22,177 - £38,379 per annum

Depending on experience and qualifications

37 hours per week



About Us

Hartpury University and Hartpury College are among the UK’s leading specialist education providers in agriculture, animal, equine, sport and veterinary nursing. Located in Gloucestershire, Hartpury University and Hartpury College sit side-by-side on a beautiful 360-hectare campus. We provide world-class facilities to more than 4,000 university and college-level students studying undergraduate and postgraduate degrees, A-levels and diplomas, as well as undertaking industry research. The University is rated top 20 in the UK for Teaching Quality (Times Good University Guide 2022) and has 96% graduate employability, whilst the College is rated Ofsted Outstanding in all areas. A passionate and innovative business culture and exceptional support networks make Hartpury an ideal career choice.


About the Role

  • To deliver exceptional teaching which will assist students to achieve excellent results within an exam-based qualification
  • To inspire students to appreciate and enjoy all aspects of agriculture, instilling in them a passion for the subject and a desire to develop their understanding
  • To deliver BTEC units at level 2 & 3, as well as being a course tutor for a group of students


About You

  • Have specialist knowledge from the land-based industry
  • Hold a teaching qualification or have a willingness to complete one
  • Hold a degree or equivalent in relevant subject area
  • Be a strong team player, have excellent administration skills and demonstrate a willingness to engage with external partners and industry
  • Be a highly motivated lecturer with experience of providing tutorial support to students being advantageous


What we Offer

  • Wellbeing events and Employee Assistance Programme
  • Teachers’ pension Scheme
  • Employee Discounts Scheme
  • Support for continuous professional development
  • 35 days annual leave entitlement plus bank holidays
  • Onsite fitness facilities


We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  We will ensure that all our recruitment and selection practices reflect this commitment.  All successful candidates will be subject to Disclosure and Barring Service checks along with other relevant employment checks. 


Click the button below to apply online or telephone (01452) 702135 to request documents by post. 


Click here to view the Candidate Information Pack.


The closing date for receipt of applications is 29th May 2022. 



Hartpury values a diverse workforce and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.