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Landwork Teacher & Community Gardener

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Salary Combined commencing salary £21,391
Closing date 12 pm on 30 March 2020

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Much Dewchurch

Herefordshire, HR2 8DL

Tel; 01981 540 221

Landwork Teacher &

Community Gardener

Combined commencing salary £21,391

The salary range for a full-time Landwork Teacher commences on £22,571, rising to £23,555 in your second year and £25,091 in your third year. The amounts are currently under review.

Commencing from the 1st September '20

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a suitably qualified and experienced person to join us at this very exciting stage of development of our school.

We are seeking an experienced landwork teacher to develop and deliver the landwork curriculum to classes 4-10 and to help embed science teaching into the existing frameworks.   The role also includes managing and developing the school gardens.

The post is comprised of two components with differentiated pay rates:

0.8 landwork teacher      Annual salary £22,571, actual annual salary based on 4 days is £18,057.

0.2 Year round gardener Annual salary £16,450, actual annual salary based on 7.5 hours per week is £3,334

We are looking for a suitable candidate who has;

  • Professional experience of teaching children and young people in an outdoor setting.
  • Experience of organic gardening, horticulture and market gardening.
  • Excellent communication skills - an ability to build positive relationships Strong background in Science
  • Experience of working with and a feeling for the natural environment;
  • The ability to work independently;

Please contact Helen Gough at the address above or email address for an application pack. For an informal discussion please contact Julie Whitfield on 01981 540211.

Closing date for applications: 30 March ‘20 with interviews after Easter



The Steiner Academy is committed to promoting equality of opportunity for the benefit of everyone.

The Steiner Academy wishes to employ staff who are caring and will uphold the ethos, values and curriculum of the Academy. To support this, the Academy takes into account the guidance issued by the DfE in relation to Safeguarding Children and Safer Recruitment in Education.


You will be required to complete an Enhanced DBS check.

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