Work for us

We want Hartpury to be a place where you are happy and proud to work and for us to be considered an employer of choice in both local and specialist markets.

Employing more than 500 staff, we offer career opportunities to match your aspirations, whatever your expertise and ambitions. From academic positions to technical, management and administrative roles, you’ll find opportunities at every level. Hartpury College is an equal opportunities employer.

You can click here to view current vacancies and apply online (Please note you will be redirected to our vacancies website).

Our commitment

The College has defined five corporate values which inform the organisational culture and underpin all College business operations, including our recruitment process. These are:

  • First Class, First Choice
  • Striving for Excellence
  • Encouraging and Challenging All
  • Nurturing Talent
  • Promoting Respect for All

We offer a superb rural environment and excellent facilities in which to work, plus we’ll support, nurture and reward you with an excellent range of benefits, from training and development to childcare vouchers and flexible working.


We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We will ensure that all our recruitment and selection practices reflect this commitment. All successful candidates will be subject to Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) checks along with other relevant employment checks.

Safer recruitment is an important part of safeguarding children. We take all the appropriate steps to ensure that the people who are employed or volunteering for us are safe to work with children and young people.

Safer recruitment has key elements which are:

  • Robust recruitment and selection processes
  • Relevant vetting and checking processes
  • A robust induction
  • A good training infrastructure

Businesses – we’re here for you

We offer a range of services to businesses, from hiring out meeting and conference rooms and other facilities to professional courses to upskill your employees. We also match our students to work placements or voluntary and paid work you may be able to offer.

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Professional courses at Hartpury

Hartpury’s Innovation, Careers and Enterprise Centre specialises in providing professional courses and apprenticeships across a wide range of sectors, from land-based, animal and equine to education, health and safety and food and drink. These are designed to meet the needs of local employers, enabling them to source the right training at the right price to upskill their employees

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