Saturday, May 28, 2011

Keeper / Instructor

Keeper / Instructor
 3 positions

Reaseheath College is a premier land-based College located in South Cheshire with an enviable reputation for quality and partnerships with industry. The College is set amongst 330 hectares of farms, parklands, lake, woodland and sports facilities, including our own golf course.

Job Location: Nantwich, South Cheshire

Salary: £17,572 - £19,562 per annum

Status: Permanent

Hours: Full Time

Our £4 million Animal Management Centre opened in 2010 and offers world class facilities including rooms for reptiles, amphibians and fish, a mammal house, teaching and meeting rooms and an impressive entrance to the college’s zoo. We have 40 specialist staff, over 800 students and more than 1000 animals of around 200 species.

Due to this continued expansion an exciting opportunity has arisen for three Keeper/Instructors to join our hard working and dynamic Keeper/Instructor team. Ideally with specialist skills and knowledge covering a range of taxonomic groups including Fish, Reptiles, Amphibians and Invertebrates, the successful applicants will possess a vocational qualification in Animal Management or an equivalent discipline at Level 3 or above and have wide ranging experience of animal husbandry in both domestic and zoo animals and species. The role will include supervising students, conducting practical sessions and supporting lecturing staff in providing a high quality, effective provision.

Weekend work is on a Rota basis and evening work may be required.

How to apply

To make an application please complete an Application Form which can be found on the vacancy pages of our website at  Please email this completed form to  or post to Human Resources, Reaseheath College, Nantwich, Cheshire, CW5 6DF. If you have any queries please call 01270 613162/168 to speak to an HR Administrator.

Closing Date Monday 13th June 2011 at 12.30pm

Interview Date Tuesday 28th June 2011


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