Arboriculture and Forestry Instructor, Hampshire

£19217 - £27958 per annum (depending on experience).

Posted 1 month ago | ref: 225282

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Can you inspire and engage young learners?

Protocol are searching for a talented Arboriculture and Forestry Instructor on behalf of a specialist FE college based in Hampshire. This is a full time, permanent position and the salary is £19,217 – £27,958 per annum (depending on qualifications and experience). 

The ideal candidate will have:

  • Level 3 or above in Arboriculture/Forestry or similar (Essential)
  • At least 3 years industry experience and proven training experience (Essential)
  • Previous teaching experience (Desirable)

The majority of short courses taught involve the preparation of candidates for NPTC competence-based tests in chainsaws, aerial rescue and climbing. However, there are also a range of machinery-based courses covering: chippers, stump grinders, tractors and hedge trimmers. 

Preferred candidates will possess NPTC competence qualifications in the above areas but as a minimum a candidate should hold:

  • chainsaw crosscut and maintenance
  • small tree felling plus climbing
  • aerial rescue
  • aerial cutting of trees using free fall techniques

If this sounds like you, please get in touch with an up-to-date CV.

About Protocol

Protocol are the specialist full-service recruiter dedicated to education, training and skills. People are at the heart of everything we do. We place people first.

We’re more than a recruitment agency – we pride ourselves on our ongoing support and aftercare delivered by our expert team, and all our candidates benefit from free access to our exclusive online CPD portal, Learning Zone.

Whatever your career goals, we’ve got the right role for you. With a wide range of temporary and permanent positions available, from lecturing and training jobs to assessment and support staff roles, all with very competitive pay rates and benefits – your future is in good hands.

The Legal Bit

Protocol National ltd trading as Protocol are acting as an employment business for this position. If you are successful, Protocol is required to see evidence of your Right to Work in the UK; in addition to you applying for an enhanced DBS Certificate should you not already hold a suitable certificate registered on the DBS Update Service. The position is subject to agreement to Terms and Conditions and suitable application and reference process. As a result of the volume of applications we are currently receiving we regret that we may be unable to respond with individual feedback. If we have not contacted you within two weeks of your application being received then regretfully your application will not be taken forward on this occasion.