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Casual Animal Keeper
Reference Number: SCCG2050
Salary: £9.08 per hour
Advert Closing Date: Midnight Monday 6th Janaury 2020
Interview Date: W/C 13th January 2020
Location: Eccles Sixth Form College
Contract Type: Casual
Hours per Week: Casual hours including weekends
An exciting opportunity has arisen for three Casual Animal Keepers to join this expanding, successful and highly motivated team. This is an exciting time to join the Life Sciences Department at Eccles Sixth Form College, as we expand our already extensive animal collection and move towards full zoo accreditation.
The successful applicants will have knowledge and experience of practical husbandry, health and welfare of a range of animals. You will be responsible for assisting with the day to day husbandry of all the animals at Eccles Sixth Form College.
Candidates should have knowledge and experience of working with a variety of different animals. You will be well motivated, responsive to change and innovative with good communication skills. The role requires flexibility and commitment as you will be required to work some weekends.
To apply for this job, please complete the registration and online application form via our website.
For more information, please visit our website and twitter or if you have any queries regarding this vacancy please email HR
Reason to Join Us:
• A range of developmental & career opportunities
• A number of optional Salary Sacrifice Schemes including IT Equipment, Childcare Vouchers & Bikes
• Staff Benefits Package with the best discounts and fabulous savings from high-street retailers, holidays and cinemas
• Various health & wellbeing benefits including discounted gym memberships, confidential staff counselling via CareFirst and health cash plans
• Family Friendly & Flexible Working Policies
Commitment to Safeguarding
As part of our safeguarding commitment we undertake DBS checks as part of our pre-employment procedures on all potential new employees. Appointees will be required to pay for their own DBS checks where applicable to the post.
Eccles Sixth Form College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.We particularly welcome applications from under represented groups including ethnicity, gender, transgender, age, disability, sexual orientation or religion.