Animal Keeper - Rodbaston College
Reference: HR 10/004
Closing date: 19/03/2010
Salary: £12,243pa - £14,832pa (currently under review)
Full Time, 37 Hours per week:
The Animal Management Centre at South Staffordshire College, Rodbaston Campus houses a wide range of domestic and non-domestic species. We hold a zoo license, are members of ISIS and have several EEP and ESB species. We are currently extending the facility and the collection and we are seeking a new member of staff to take responsibility for one of the four sections that make up the Animal Centre.
The successful applicant will have a real passion for animals, a relevant qualification preferably to degree level or similar, relevant experience working in an accredited animal collection, be a team player and have the ability to supervise and informally instruct students of all levels and hold a clean UK driving licence. In addition, there is a requirement to work unsociable hours including weekends and bank holidays on a rota basis.
The College is working towards setting new standards for the husbandry of animals of all kinds and the successful applicant will be a key player in this.
For full job description please click on link below:
HR 10 004 Animal Keeper.docx
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