Our land-based College, with on-site commercial enterprises are continuing our exciting journey as a forward thinking and passionate college who strive to deliver the highest quality student & employee experience.
Working across our sites in Moulton and Higham Ferrers your duties will include all routine tasks required of animal husbandry to maintain the health, care and welfare of a range of companion and exotic animals, therefore relative industry experience and knowledge of current industry practice will be essential, along with updating and maintaining records. Supporting lecturers and preparing stock and equipment for use in practical classes, in addition to supervising groups of students on commercial experience also form part of this varied role. You will play a vital role in ensuring the College is best placed to serve the needs of industry and our students by demonstrating key practical skills including safe animal handling in a range of practical sessions.
If you have a minimum of a level 3 qualification in an animal related subject, grade C or equivalent in GCSE English & Maths, can evidence a commitment to CPD, and have a willing, flexible and adaptable approach, we would love to hear from you!
The post holder will have a broad range of knowledge and technical skills working with a variety of animals, including domestic mammals, large hoof stock, exotic mammals, birds, reptiles, amphibians and aquatic species. The post holder will ideally have experience in teaching and instructing however this is not essential as training and support will be provided.
Working for Moulton College attracts a range of benefits including but not limited to:
- Membership of the Teachers’ Pension Scheme
- High street discounts
- Generous holiday entitlement
- Healthcare Cash Plan
- Free car parking
Applications will be reviewed and shortlisted upon receipt.
The College is an equal opportunities employer and positively encourages applications from all sections of the community. We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expect all staff to share this commitment.
Please note that all successful applicants will be required to undergo an enhanced background check conducted by the Disclosure & Barring Service prior to employment commencing.
To apply for this role, please complete a college application form; these are located at the bottom of the advert on Moulton’s vacancies page. CV’s will not be considered. Alternatively please email firstname.lastname@example.org for an application pack.