Landbased Technician

Job Roles:
Organisation Type:
Further Education
FE College
Contract Type:
Part Time
Subject Area:
Agriculture/Rural Science
West Midlands
Contract Term:
Salary Description:
£17,238 to £18,741 per annum, pro rata for part time, term time
3rd Oct 2019
Start Date:
South Staffordshire College
Job Ref:

Landbased Technician
Part Time – 16 hours a week – Flexible
Term time only, working 40 weeks per year
Rodbaston campus
£17,238 to £18,741 per annum, pro rata for part time, term time
Job Ref: HR1920-05

The Landbased team at South Staffordshire College is looking for an energetic and experienced technician to join our forward thinking, supportive and diverse department. The successful applicant will join a highly professional team working across the Rodbaston campus.

The landbased technician will support teaching and learning within the landbased curriculum. The role has a largely science based focus and involves preparing resources, constructing and modifying apparatus and carrying out appropriate safety checks. Duties also involve the preparation of demonstrations and helping with learner experiments, the maintenance of equipment both within the science labs and other specialist learning areas, cleaning and stock control including stock taking and and re-ordering of equipment and resources.

Good initiative, communication and organisational skills are essential, along with a willing and flexible attitude to work. The successful applicant will require a Grade C or above in GCSE English and Maths and have good science knowledge.

The ideal candidate will have a genuine passion in and an ability to help develop the landbased resource and to help establish effective learning opportunities for our college community.

Closing date: 25th October 2019

Interview date: TBC

For an application pack please email your details quoting the post reference number to: or go to to download an application form and job description.

South Staffordshire College is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applicants from all sections of the community.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young adults and expect all staff to share this commitment.

This position is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure check under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974, medical clearance and satisfactory references.

Please be aware successful applicants will be expected to fund their own DBS check, which is currently at £44.00

Closing Date:
Contact Details:
South Staffordshire College
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