Plumpton College

Practical Lecturer/Coordinator, Animal Management

Location
Plumpton, Lewes
Salary
£22,675 - £29,613 per annum
Posted
01 Mar 2019
Closes
25 Mar 2019
Job Level
Lecturer
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

At Plumpton College we are looking to recruit an enthusiastic and inspiring Animal Management Lecturer to join our largest division. We are very lucky to have an extensive animal collection with a wide range of exotic, small and large animal species at the centre of our animal management provision with students learning from Level 1 to BSc (Hons). We are seeking an outstanding lecturer to deliver effective practical teaching, learning & assessment. You will support Animal Management students to maximise their potential and make positive progress towards their timely success, future study and employment.

The Practical Lecturer / Coordinator will work with the Curriculum team to coordinate the delivery of the practical curriculum and enrichment within the division. This role combines teaching with operational responsibilities within the Animal Management Centre to ensure the delivery of the best possible experience to students.

With a minimum of a Degree qualification in Animal Management or a related subject, the ideal candidate will also possess a minimum Level 3 teaching qualification, or be willing to gain a relevant formal qualification in role. You will be a professional, hardworking and confident team player with a track record of good or outstanding teaching. With a clear passion for your subject, you will be able to inspire and motivate our students. This role requires a willingness to undertake some weekend and bank holiday working.   

As well as a competitive salary, you can also look forward to a great range of benefits including 37 days holiday plus bank holidays (as well as up to 5 efficiency days at Christmas), membership of the Teachers’ Pension Scheme and free on-site parking. We offer excellent teacher training and CPD opportunities to our teaching staff.

With over 3,000 students, excellent resources and a drive for continuous improvement, Plumpton College is actively seeking staff who want to make a difference and be part of this exciting phase of our development. At Plumpton College we are Ambitious & Progressive, Enterprising, Professional, Supportive and Passionate about everything we do – if you share these values and would like to be part of our growing team then we’d like to hear from you.

Closing date for applications: Monday 25th March 2019 at 9.00am.

Interviews will be held: Week commencing 1st April.

To apply, please complete an application form and return it via the Apply link.