SRUC is unique in Scotland and one of the largest organisations of its kind in Europe. Our ambitious and exciting vision is to work at local, national and international levels, leading innovation and sustainable development in agriculture and rural sectors.
An exciting opportunity has arisen for an Equine Instructor at our Barony Campus. The successful candidate will be based at SRUC’s Barony Campus in Dumfries as part of the Animal and Veterinary Science Department.
We are seeking a highly motivated individual with teaching experience and a good knowledge of horse riding and equine husbandry to teach and support Equine students. The purpose of this role is to prepare and deliver riding, practical sessions and assessments to a high standard to Equine students across the range or Equine courses offered at the college.
This is a part time post, working 5 hours per day 8.30am – 1.30pm Monday to Friday.
Applications are invited from Equine professionals qualified to a minimum of BHS AI and/or degree level in a relevant subject, with practical experience of the equine industry.
Further details on the requirements of this role can be found in the Job Description document which you must read before applying for this role. This is downloadable when you click the APPLY link below.
For further information and to apply, please use the SRUC online application system.
Closing date: 18 November 2021
Please note that CVs will not be accepted without a completed application form
- Earliest start date 10th January 2022
- Continent/Country Scotland
- Position/s available Riding Instructor
- Yard disciplines/Activities College
- Riding Applicants must ride
- Required Skills Teach
- Non-equine skills required Other - see job description
- Accommodation provided None
- Days per week 5
- Salary currency GBP
- Salary guide £23,486 - £26,638 per annum pro rata
- Salary Period Annually
- Must Drive Car
- Must have own car? No
- Pets welcome? No
- Own horse welcome? No
- Smoking allowed? No