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Floristry Instructor / Technician


HORT52

Kingston Maurward College

To support the delivery of a high quality learning experience within the floristry and allied aspects of the college’s provision. To work effectively with other professionals within this respect and to be a good ambassador for the college.

Job Title: Floristry Instructor / Technician 

                                                       

Post Reference No: HORT52

 

Job Purpose: To support the delivery of a high quality learning experience within the floristry and allied aspects of the college’s provision.  To work effectively with other professionals within this respect and to be a good ambassador for the college.

 

Reports to: Head of Department – Countryside, Horticulture, Arboriculture & Floral Design

 

Grade/Salary: £10,488 per annum (£17,480 per annum pro rata) which is scale point 1a on the Academic Staff Salary Scale

 

Hours: 22.2 hours per week, Monday – Friday with flexibility to meet business needs

 

Status: Permanent

 

Term-Time only position may be available for the right candidate.

 

Vision: For this role, we are looking for an enthusiastic, self-motivated academic person to support the dynamic and innovative floristry department.  You will work closely with the Deputy Head of Horticulture, Floristry, Countryside and Arboriculture and fellow academic staff to ensure we provide the learning experience our students expect.  Applicants will need good organisational skills to ensure the efficient supply of fresh flowers and other resources for a busy academy area. The person will be a confident, knowledgeable, able to enthuse others and help develop their practical skills. Programmes will include recreational, level two, level three and level four courses.  An understanding of budgeting and purchasing stock and materials would be of an advantage.

 

For an informal discussion about the post, please contact Joanna Jeffery on 01305 215005 or Tracey Nadin on 01305 215047 during normal working hours.

 

The Closing Date for Applications:           Monday 10 August 2020 at 9:00am

 

Proposed Interview Date:                            Thursday 20 August 2020

 

To Apply:

 

Please visit the KMC website for a College Application Form and a full Job Description.

 

Please return the completed Application Form by email to recruitment@kmc.ac.uk or by post to: HR Department, Kingston Maurward College, Dorchester, Dorset, DT2 8PY.

 

Applicants for this position must complete a college employment application form. CVs will not be accepted.

 

We are not accepting CVs at this stage from Recruitment Agencies

 

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For further details on application forms or the recruitment process, please go to our website www.kmc.ac.uk. Alternatively, please contact the HR department by emailing recruitment@kmc.ac.uk.

 

You will be asked to provide evidence of all the qualifications listed on your application form at interview.

 

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Kingston Maurward College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service.

 

The College welcomes applications from people with a disability and will offer interviews to all those who are able to reasonably fulfil the criteria outlined in this Job Description. If applicants with a disability shortlisted for interview require any assistance in attending please contact the College’s Human Resources Manager in order that alternative arrangements are made.

 

Kingston Maurward College reserves the right to close this position before the published closing date, should the need occur. We therefore advise that you complete and submit your application as soon as possible.

 

Following receipt of completed application forms, if you have not heard from the College within 2 weeks of the closing date regrettably you will not have been short listed on this occasion. All short listed applicants will be contacted within 2 weeks of the closing date or no later than 3 days prior to the interview date (where an interview date is specified).

Salary:
£10,488 Per Annum
Employer:
Kingston Maurward College
Position:
Permanent

Contact

Kingston Maurward College
Kingston Maurward College
Dorchester
Dorset
DT2 8PY

T: 01305 215166
E: recruitment@kmc.ac.uk
W: www.kmc.ac.uk