Lecturer in Animal Management, Mottingham

  • Location: Mottingham
  • Salary: £24,202 to £32,463pa, plus outer London weighting £1,393pa. Pro rata for part time
  • Status: Full time and part time available, 52 weeks per year
  • Closing date: 27 Aug 2019
  • Interview date: 04 Sep 2019

We are looking for part time or full time Lecturers to join our existing vibrant and motivated team, delivering a range of animal management subjects to Further Education students at our Mottingham Campus.

The successful candidates will need an excellent knowledge of animal husbandry (feeding, accommodation and behaviour) as well as other animal management topics e.g. wildlife, science and habitat management. Some teaching experience in a classroom setting helping prepare students for exams would also be welcomed.  A keen interest in making learning accessible to all and creating engaging practical lessons is essential, as is a level 6 qualification in an animal related subject.

In addition to the minimum requirements detailed above, candidates will also need a teaching qualification or the willingness to work towards one. Support is given to those who wish to train and as they work for the qualification, staff will receive a bonus of £600.00 in the third year and £750.00 in their fourth year, providing they have successfully gained their full teaching qualification at Hadlow College.

Applicants must show proof of a minimum Level 2 or equivalent in maths and English. Excellent communication, team work and IT skills are a must.  Qualifications Certificates in Assessing Vocational Achievement and A1/A2 (or D32 and D33) would also be advantageous.

As well as a contributory pension scheme and free car parking, this post also attract 42 days holiday each year (excluding bank holidays).

The successful candidates will be required to undertake an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) Check and to provide proof of their right to work in the UK.  Where applicable, a prohibition check will be carried out.

To apply for this job, please complete an application form. The job description and application form can be downloaded from our website, www.hadlow.ac.uk. Alternatively, you can request an application pack by emailing jobs@hadlow.ac.uk or telephoning 01732 853977. You are required to complete an application form as we do not accept CVs.

Please return completed application forms to jobs@hadlow.ac.uk

The closing date for receipt of all completed application forms is Tuesday, 27th August 2019.

Interviews will be held on Wednesday, 4th September 2019.

When applying for this role, please reference this job board as your application source when asked.

Due to the volume of applications we receive it is impossible to inform all applicants if they have been short listed:  therefore if you have not heard from us within 14 days of the closing date you can assume that you have not been successful.

For more information please contact jobs@hadlow.ac.uk in the first instance or call 01732 853977 if you would like to discuss this further.

Hadlow College is an equal opportunities employer and positively encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity.

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