SPARSHOLT COLLEGE HAMPSHIRE
Technician – Animal Management Centre
Reptiles, Amphibians and Invertebrates
£15,075 - £18,290 (dependent upon qualifications)
The post holder will work under the direction of the Animal Management Centre (AMC) Curator in undertaking the management and daily husbandry of the Reptile, Amphibian and Invertebrate collections.
Working with instructors, the post holder will provide practical support, and supervision to students in practical subjects both on an individual and group basis, ensuring provision is learner focused, to achieve exemplary standards in animal welfare, teaching and customer service.
Candidates should be educated to at least level 2 in a relevant vocational subject and be able be able to demonstrate significant professional experience working with a range of reptile and amphibian species preferably in an accredited zoo or similar establishment. A flexible approach to a varied workload with a real enthusiasm for the animals you will be working with along with some teaching or supervisory experience would be advantageous.
This post is based at the Sparsholt campus. The college is a full BIAZA member and holds extensive collections of these taxa with many species of conservation concern.
Closing Date: 4 January 2015
Interview Date: Week commencing 12 January 2015
Application packs are available from:
24 hour recruitment line: 01962 797438