Animal Care Technician

Recruiter
Halesowen College
Location
Halesowen College, Halesowen, West Midlands, B63 3NA
Salary
£19,467 - £20,431 Per Year
Posted
17 Jun 2022 10:17
Closes
01 Jul 2022 11:00
Sector
Further Education
Job Level
Technician
Specialism
Animals / Veterinary
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Organisational Type
General Further Education College

Animal Care Technician

The College is seeking to appoint an Animal Care Technician, to provide sector leading husbandry for its diverse and exciting animal collection. The successful applicant will also aid in providing the best learning environment for students by demonstrating best practice, setting up lessons and assisting in these as required. Flexibility is needed within this working role to provide an effective service within the college. 

 

The successful Candidate will become part of a team that is committed to providing industry leading standards for its animals and who are continuing to develop practices and promote these throughout the sector. The animal collection has seen exciting growth over recent years, with the introduction of numerous reptile and amphibian species, as well as many others. Demonstrable experience of working with a range of herptile species, to a modern husbandry standard, is preferred, as the successful candidate will have an active input in the direction of the herptile collection.

 

Safeguarding
Halesowen College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
Successful applicants will be subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring check