Lecturer in Animal Care


  • Access to Additional Annual Leave
  • Access to NUS/TOTUM Discount
  • Employee Assistance Helpline


664 Nuthall Road, Basford, Nottingham, NG8 6AQ

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Your future is here
A place to inspire

In a teaching role at Nottingham College you will play a vital part in helping thousands of people reach their potential. We are Nottingham’s College and together we make a positive difference to our learners, to our communities and to each other. We’re building better futures, for others and for ourselves. Our teachers bring experience, flair, industry connections, passion and care to their roles and in return we invest in them. Here, you have the freedom to work in a way that suits you, the support to thrive and the opportunity to shape your career.

Who we need

We are looking for an Animal Care lecturer who is a dedicated and enthusiastic teacher to join our faculty. The successful applicant will be able to teach City and Guilds Level 1 Diploma in Land Based Studies, Level 2 Technical Certificate in Animal Care and Level 3 Extended Diploma in Animal Management.

You will be a responsible and confident teacher who has the skills to inspire both students and colleagues, and the ability to create innovative online learning resources is important as part of this role. We are looking for applicants that have experience in the animal care sector and particularly welcome those from veterinary nursing background.

What you’ll bring

With previous experience of teaching, you’ll have an imaginative approach that generates wonderfully creative lessons to fully engage and inspire your students, with ability to create innovative online learning resources is important as part of this role. For this role we are looking for people who:

  • Have experience in the animal care sector
  • Able to create and deliver engaging teaching, learning and assessment
  • Are passionate about teaching in the FE sector
  • Are committed to ensuring our students make the best progress possible
  • Are able to work in a demanding and changing environment

Interviews / Assessments are planned for: w/c 25th March 2024

A place to belong

Join a diverse, vibrant community of over 1,300 staff and feel welcome from day one. Whether it’s enjoying a cuppa and a chat at our Wellness Cafes, collaborating with your colleagues or making the most of the facilities on our campuses, this is a place you can feel involved, connected and supported. With an attractive benefits package including 45 days annual leave, flexible working opportunities, access to a generous pension scheme and perks package, this is a place where you will feel valued and where you can grow and develop. It’s a place where you can share your ideas, work with people from all kinds of backgrounds and together, make a positive difference.

Be a part of a dynamic and diverse team that thrives on innovation, creativity, and outstanding outcomes. Our aim is for our workforce to mirror the rich diversity of the individuals and communities we serve, creating an environment where a range of experiences, skills, and viewpoints are valued. Within our inclusive workplace, everyone is given the opportunity to belong. As part of this we are happy to consider any reasonable adjustments that successful candidates may need.

Nottingham College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the wellbeing of our students and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Background checks including employer references and an enhanced DBS check will be required for this role.

For further information about the role please visit the vacancies section of our website via the apply link.