Job Status: Filled

Educator (Wine Jobs: Vineyards & Cellars )

Full Time

  Wine & Spirit Education Trust (WSET)

  London, England

Job Purpose:

To teach WSET qualifications, focusing on Levels 1, 2 and 3 in Wines, delivering high quality and engaging sessions to WSET School London students.

Support the delivery of WSET School London’s events programme and non-qualification activities.

You will contribute to the wider WSET Teaching faculty, supporting the quality control cycle and undertake activities to promote WSET and WSET School London.

Principle duties and responsibilities:


  • Teach across levels 1-3 as required by schedule set by Students Services Team
  • Teach a minimum of 800 hours contact time per year.
  • Undertake lesson observations in line with School Policy
  • Ensure all courses are delivered to WSET School London’s high-quality standard.
  • Mark work when required
  • Deliver online course and webinars
  • Support Programme Manager – Levels 1-3 where necessary and ensure cohesion between events and qualifications.

Events and tastings

  • With support of Tastings and Events Manager, develop a diverse programme of consumer tasting events
  • Liaise with speakers and attendees and ensure the smooth running of all events
  • Work with the Resources Team to ensure events have appropriate samples and are set up correctly.
  • Work with School Marketing Manager to promote events to new and expanding audiences
  • Support delivery of student engagement events and other activities
  • Contribute of monthly report monthly on events and produce annual review of all event activities.
  • Support qualification courses by the planning of events and revision sessions.
  • Work on students deals card, partnering with local businesses


  • Attend WSET school team meetings as and when required
  • Participate in the School quality review cycle for both events and qualifications
  • Support school courses and initiatives as required
  • Promote the WSET School London as a flagship provider of WSET qualification
  • Contribute to 1-1’s and appraisal process in line with WSET procedure
  • Build network of contacts within the industry and improve own knowledge by attending tastings and events
  • Help at wider WSET events as requested
  • Complete relevant CPD as identified with School Principal.
  • Complete all work inline with WSET policies and procedures.
  • Contribute to the successful overall operation of the Trust by undertaking such other tasks as may from time to time be requested’

Personal specification

Personal Attributes

  • Confident when speaking in front of groups
  • Highly organised with attention to detail
  • Flexible with a positive can-do attitude
  • Self-motivated
  • Passion for wine, spirits, and Sake

Essential competencies:

  • Experience delivering WSET Courses across Levels 1-2
  • Experience in planning and delivering consumer tasting events and training
  • Good inter-personal and communication skills
  • Good IT skills including Microsoft office and Microsoft dynamics
  • WSET Qualifications

Desirable attributes:

  • Hold the WSET Level 4 Diploma
  • WSET Educator programme
  • Hold a relevant teaching qualification
  • Ability to deliver level 3 and Diploma
  • Ability to teach Spirits and Sake
  • Significant experience working in the Drinks Industry

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