We are looking for people to join our pool of woodwork Tutors!

Leeds wood recycling are looking to grow their evening and weekend course programme. We’re looking for experienced makers, joiners,teachers, builders to help develop a scheme of courses to teach people new skills.

Our social Aims

We offer up to 2 free places per course as a thank you to our long-term volunteers and members of staff, who make up over 50% of our running workforce. We believe in investing in people. Growing and sharing skills empowers people who are marginalised from the job training market by giving free experience and training, helping to make positive changes in peoples’ lives.

So, it’s good to know that joining the team, you will be welcomed into a friendly learning environment while supporting your local community!

Tutor role details

Job Title: Freelance woodwork tutor

Job location: Leeds Wood Recycling, Holbeck, Leeds, LS11 9RT

Contract: Applicants must be registered self employed

Rate of pay :   £20 per hour


  • First Aid qualification,
  • Public Liability insurance (Including personal indemnity)
  • A minimum of 5 years industry experience
  • DBS check will be completed by LWR (we are a inclusive employer and welcome all to apply)


  • A level 3 teaching qualification (PTTLS) or equivalent/ be prepared to complete training as part of the position


Courses can run in evenings, and weekends and are currently using only hand tools and handheld power tools.

Applicants will be asked to complete an ‘interview task’ as part of the interview process – which will involve trialing any course ideas with our volunteers.

Email a CV and cover letter to leedswoodrecycling.workshop@gmail.com