Lecturer in Wine Production
Lewes, ESX BN7 3AE
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Full Time - Fixed Term
Lecturer in Wine (fixed term contract)
Salary within the range: £25,904 - £29,030 per annum
With over 3,000 students, excellent resources and a drive for continuous quality improvement, Plumpton College (in Lewes, East Sussex, England) is actively seeking staff with the right values and attributes who want to make a difference and be part of this exciting phase of our development. We are looking to recruit professional and ambitious individuals to form an integral part of our growing Wine Division team.
Plumpton College is an international centre of excellence in wine training, teaching and research, delivering wine programmes from WSET level 2 through to Masters level. Our high-calibre graduates gain positions of responsibility throughout the world of wine.
We are looking to recruit a dynamic and experienced lecturer with the enthusiasm and ability to support the Wine Division team from mid-April to mid-June 2017 by preparing, teaching and marking modules in areas such as grapevine physiology, viticulture, sensory evaluation, climate change and sustainability. There may also be some other activities, such as project supervision and student recruitment, and the possibility that the successful applicant will be offered a permanent post in the future.
The ideal candidate will be a professional, hardworking and confident team player with a track record of good or outstanding teaching.
As well as a competitive salary, you can also look forward to a great range of benefits including membership of the teachers’ pension scheme, childcare voucher scheme and free on-site parking.
For further information about the role, including job description and application, please visit the vacancies section of our website www.plumpton.ac.uk. Alternatively contact the HR department at Plumpton College, Ditchling Road, Plumpton, East Sussex, BN7 3AE. Tel: 01273 890454
Please forward a copy of your CV and cover letter via email using the 'APPLY FOR JOB’ link above.
Closing date for applications: Thursday 10th March (mid-day) 2017
Interviews will be held: week of 13th March*
*Skype may be used for non-UK residents in the first instance
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Plumpton College was established in 1926 and is situated in beautiful rural surroundings near Brighton in South-East England. In association with the University of Brighton, it is the only college in the UK offering university-level courses in Wine Business and Wine Production.