Animal Management - Saltaire
Full Time - Permanent
SP 10 - £17,103 per annum, pro rata
Start date mid August 2020
Askham Bryan College is a specialist land-based college based across the North of England.
We have an exciting opportunity for an Instructor Technician with the ability to work well with a variety of different animals to join our Animal Management team at Saltaire, Bradford. Working 37 hours per week.
The successful candidate will assist in the organisation of the animal unit and will oversee the care and welfare of animals under the direction of Head of Department. They will be involved in the day to day routine husbandry and maintenance duties on the animal unit and also contribute to the provision of practical animal resources to meet the needs of the curriculum.
Educated to level 3 or above in an animal related subject, candidates should have a good understanding of the needs of various types of animals. Previous experience of working with a variety of different animals is essential, alongside experience of managing collections of animals.
Candidates should be self-motivated and able to work without day to day supervision whilst also being able to communicate effectively with colleagues, students and people at all levels. They should also be able to demonstrate a commitment to excellent customer service.
In return, you will receive a generous holiday allowance, ample free parking, canteen facilities and a range of employee benefits.
For more information, please refer to the job description and personal specification.
Closing date: Friday, 5th June 2020
Interviews: To Be Confirmed
The College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff, volunteers and partners to share this commitment.
The Governors and Staff at Askham Bryan College regard each learner as a unique individual and therefore seek to support learner development in ways, which will foster security, confidence and independence. We recognise that high self-esteem, peer support, a secure College environment and clear lines of communication with trusted adults helps all young people and adults particularly those at risk or suffering abuse. These are regarded as central to the wellbeing of the individual and are therefore seen to be an intrinsic part of all aspects of the curriculum and ethos.