HE Lecturer in Equine and Rural Business

Open Date: N/A
Close Date: 10 December 2023

Location: University Centre Bishop Burton

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Higher Education Lecturer in Equine/ Rural Business (Fixed Term until December 2024)

ANNUAL SALARY £26,367- £30,537 Per Annum
Full Time (will consider part time flexible hours)

The University Centre Bishop Burton aspires to produce students that contribute to the people, professions and communities we serve. We pride ourselves on being student focussed; they are a name and not just a number. We strive to deliver an employment-focussed education programme.  

This is an exciting time to join the UCBB team as we seek talented and enthusiastic lecturer to join our established, dynamic and driven Higher Education team in specialisms of Business and Management to support the delivery of undergraduate programmes.

The University Centre Bishop Burton host excellent facilities to support the delivery of equine programmes, including use of international standard equestrian facilities and equipment, an equine therapy centre, and rider fitness and performance suite.

You will be responsible for designing, developing and delivering teaching and student-centred learning and assessment of students across modules assigned to your area of knowledge and experience. The position would suit an individual with interest and experience in equine and/or rural business and management, which may include various aspects of event management, business management and marketing. A research interest in related subjects is desirable, as is industry experience to bring to your teaching.

Applicants should be a graduate in a related subject, and hold a postgraduate degree within the desired specialisms and have the relevant industry experience as stated in the person specification. Hours of work will be 37 hours per week (for full tim) with a degree of flexibility expected for some evening and weekend work such as open events.


  • In addition to working in a beautiful rural environment, you will benefit from the following:

  • Membership to the Teachers’ Pension Scheme. This is a defined benefit scheme with generous employer contributions

  • 35 days holiday plus 8 bank holidays

  • Cycle to work scheme

  • Free car parking

  • A range of on-site catering facilities

  • Optional health cash plan

  • Employee Assistance Programme

  • Discounted gym membership at the on-site gym

  • Dedicated health and wellbeing programme

  • Career development opportunities

  • Strong College Values such as Striving for Excellence and ‘Can do’ Attitude

To apply please visit our website: Bishop Burton & Riseholme College Careers (changeworknow.co.uk).

Closing date: 10th December 2023