Farm and Animal Technician

With over 3,000 students, excellent resources and a drive for continuous quality improvement, Plumpton College is actively seeking staff with the right values and attributes who want to make a difference and be part of this exciting phase of our development. We are looking to recruit professional and ambitious individuals to form an integral part of our growing team at Netherfield.

The successful applicant will maintain the farm and animal management facilities to the highest of industry standards by undertaking the care and routines of all animals on and off site during weekends and out of term time.  Weekend hours will be 10 hours (5 hours on Saturday and 5 hours on Sunday per week). Additional hours worked outside term time will be paid hourly on submission of a timesheet.

The ideal candidate will be a hardworking, well organised, have excellent communication and IT skills and be able to work flexibly as part of a dedicated team or individually.

As well as a competitive salary, you can also look forward to a great range of benefits including generous holiday allowance plus bank holidays, membership of the Local Government pension scheme, child care voucher scheme and free on-site parking.

To apply for the role please complete the application form and return by clicking 'apply'. Alternatively, to request an application pack please contact HR at Plumpton College, Ditchling Road, Plumpton, East Sussex, BN7 3AE. Tel: 01273 890454, Email:hr@plumpton.ac.uk

Closing date : Wednesday, 30th August at 9.00 am