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Lecturer - Animal Welfare & Management - Higher Education (Sessional/ Flexible Working)

The College’s Animal Welfare facilities at the Moulton Campus include a purpose built Animal Welfare Centre, and an on-site commercial veterinary practice. Students studying Animal Management programmes are also taught on the College estate and are given the opportunity to be involved with milking and lambing as well as the chance to work with horses on the equine facilities.

With our courses proving as popular as ever, we are looking to enhance our in house team further by recruiting innovative and experienced sessional workers to make a significant contribution to an already high performing team of staff delivering a range of courses from entry to post-graduate degree level.

Duties of the role will include, tutoring of one or more courses or groups of students, along with participation in demonstrations and practical activities with students and trainees on all courses. For the delivery of exemplary service to learners, customers and clients, other key areas will be the participation in moderation, auditing and other quality assurance processes.

Applicants will hold graduate or equivalent level qualifications in an Animal related discipline together with sound administrative and organisational skills. Ideally you will also hold a relevant teaching qualification and have experience of course management. Sound industrial experience will also be an advantage.

Ideally you will have experience of working with a range of animals including small mammals, exotics and large animals. You should have an excellent knowledge of animal health, behaviour, nutrition, welfare, zoology and science.

Development and support is available to further enhance your teaching skills through our in house development team. Applicants with a background in ecology and conservation are also welcomed. You will have a good grasp of current educational initiatives and have a creative and innovative approach to the development of teaching materials.

Working for Moulton College attracts a range of benefits including but not limited too;

  • Teachers Pension Scheme
  • High street discounts
  • Generous holiday entitlement
  • Healthcare cash plan
  • On site gym
  • Free onsite parking

Applications will be shortlisted on 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 this advert or on Moulton’s vacancies page. CV’s will not be considered. Alternatively please email for an application pack.

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