Job title: Animal Care Practical Instructor
Salary: 18,351 to 23,115 plus 1,773 London Weighting
Start Date: ASAP
Capel Manor College is London's only Specialist College for land-based studies and an internationally renowned learning resource for all those interested in Horticulture, Animal Management, Saddlery, Arboriculture, Floristry, Garden Design, Countryside and the Environment.
We are currently looking for an Animal Care Practical Instructor who will be providing day-to-day care for a wide range of animals kept by the College and supporting and resourcing the teaching of animal care including maintaining practical facilities.
Main Duties and Responsibilities:
This vacancy is permanent, full time. The post holder will be required to be available "on-call' over specified periods or in emergencies or to cover other staff absence/sickness/annual leave by arrangement with the Line Manager to ensure that the welfare of the college's animal stock is not compromised. Time off In Lieu/payment will be agreed as appropriate.
The successful candidate will be a highly motivated and enthusiastic individual with excellent interpersonal / communication skills, along with the ability to keep accurate records and follow rotas and working routines carefully and conscientiously.
Required Qualifications and Experience:
What's in it for you?
Capel Manor offers a unique working environment with a range of benefits including:
This post is subject to an enhanced DBS disclosure and barring list check as it is within regulated activity due to the college being defined as a 'specified place'. The College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff to share this commitment.
How to Apply
To apply for this position, please click on 'Apply' and complete an online application form.
Closing date is 1st December 2016