With no single, central campus, our college learning centres throughout the West Highlands of Scotland, from Ullapool in the north to Kinlochleven further south, offer learners opportunity and variety in learning styles and subjects.

To support our work we are recruiting to the following role:

Instructor – Cookery

Reference no.WHC C01
Salary range Daily rate £156 (based on a 7-hour day)
DurationFixed term 8-week contract (6 delivery weeks, 1 preparation week and 1 completion week)
Working hoursApprox. 3 hours per week
Closing Date22nd March 2023, 12 noon

UHI West Highland is one of Scotland’s leading colleges and a partner in the University of the Highlands and the Islands who head the way in tertiary education. Would you like to be part of our team who deliver outstanding learning and training into an expansive and diverse rural area of Scotland?

We are seeking an Instructor – Cookery to be based at our Portree centre.

The successful candidate will be required to deliver basic level, structured training to students aged 12-26, using a variety of approaches to enable them to meet the standards required. Carrying out assessments to the standards set, maintaining accurate assessment records, evaluating student performance and achievement, managing behaviour, making recommendations and highlighting support needs as appropriate are also requirements of the role.

An industry related qualification, ideally at SCQF 6 or above, or recent, relevant industry experience is essential. Experience as a trainer / instructor is desirable.

Successful candidates must be self-motivated and enthusiastic, with the ability to problem solve and relate to students of all ages.

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Interviews will be held Expected to be week commencing 27th March 2023.

For further information on employment with UHI West Highland, please contact a member of our Human Resources Team on 01397 874000 or email hr.whc@uhi.ac.uk.