UHI Argyll offer further and higher education in one of the most geographically fragmented areas of Scotland. We are an academic partner of UHI. The university operates through a partnership of twelve colleges and research institutions, located throughout Argyll, the Highlands and Islands, Moray and Perthshire.

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

Lecturer – Schools Link – Practical Cookery (Islay)

Salary range Salary for this post will be on the appropriate scale of the national pay scales for college tutors, which start at £34,170 (pro rata).
DurationFixed Term – to end June 2023
Working hoursPart-Time
Closing Date5th June 2022

Starting immediately this post is to teach National 4 and 5 Practical Cookery (C877 74) and (C877 75) to school pupils on Islay during the school academic year.

Teaching will be based in Islay High School during the following timetabled sessions:

Monday 1.45pm – 2.35pm

Tuesday 9.00am – 10,50am

Thursday 1.45pm – 3.30pm


You will be expected to develop any materials required for the teaching of these units and for these learning and teaching materials to be stored within college technology systems.

You should be educated to HN or SVQ 3 level or above in the relevant subject or have relevant industry experience and ideally have some teaching experience.

If you do not already hold an appropriate teaching qualification or have significant teaching experience, you will be supported into this role as part of the induction process. You may be expected to undertake study towards a teaching qualification in your first year with the college

Please email your completed application to achr@uhi.ac.uk