SPARSHOLT COLLEGE HAMPSHIRE
Instructor / Technician – Animal Management
£16,776 - £20,595 (depending on qualifications)
12 Months Fixed Term
The post holder will work under the direction of the Animal Management Centre (AMC) Manager in maintaining outstanding animal husbandry standards, with a particular emphasis on assisting with the management and development of our avian collection. The post holder will also undertake practical instruction and assessment of groups of students and other trainees as required. They will work with other animal professionals as part of a wider team so must be a great team player, effective communicator, enthusiastic and be committed to evidence based animal management.
Candidates should be educated to at least level 3 in a relevant vocational subject e.g. DMZAA, Animal Management, Veterinary Nursing, Biological Science or Zoology Degree. Candidates must also be able to demonstrate significant professional experience working within an accredited animal collection.
The post holder will be required to work weekends on a rotational basis.
Closing Date: 11 February 2013
Application packs are available from:
- Human Resources, Sparsholt College Hampshire, Winchester SO21 2NF
- 24 hour recruitment line: 01962 797438.
We are committed to equal opportunities for all, irrespective of age, disability, ethnicity, gender, marital status, religion or sexuality. The college is registered with the Disclosure and Barring Service and successful applicants will be required to apply for a disclosure.
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