Horticulture Tutor

The SmartList
06 Jul 2017
03 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Job Description REFERENCE: MNAJV134
LOCATION: Monkmoor, Shrewsbury
JOB TITLE: Horticulture Tutor - Fixed Term Contract
SALARY AND BENEFITS: Salary GBP20,661-GBP22,658 Pro Rata

Who are we?
Our client is a multi-site school catering for children with special educational needs in Mookmoor, Shrewsbury, Shropshire.

What is the purpose of the role?
We are looking for an inspiring Horticulture Tutor with previous experience working with pupils with special educational needs. Most importantly, you must have the aspirations and desire to make a difference by providing exceptional care, guidance and support, so that pupils thrive and make excellent progress in their personal development.

Role requirements
  • Btec Level 3 in relevant subject
  • Qualification in horticulture highly desirable
  • Involvement in Horticulture delivery or production
  • Ability to work on own and as part of a team
  • Awareness of current practice in relation to Special Educational Needs
  • Experience of working with children who have Special Educational Needs
  • Willingness to undertake appropriate CPD
Skills required
  • Ability to build good relationships with children, Teachers and parents
  • Excellent verbal communication skills
  • Breadth of knowledge in Horticulture
  • Running and maintaining a garden area

What's included?
- Fixed Term Contract to cover maternity
- 37 hours per week
- 47 weeks per year
- Salary GBP20,661-GBP22,658 Pro Rata (Scale 7, Point 22 to Point 25)

Are you the candidate we are looking for?
  • Approachable, caring and empathetic
  • Can do attitude
  • Flexible approach to working
  • Excellent interpersonal skills

If you want to further your career in a fast paced environment, then please click on the "apply now" button.

You will then be redirected to the School's website to complete their online application form

CLOSING DATE: 12noon on Monday 10 July 2017
INTERVIEW: to be conducted from Thursday 13 July 2017.