Technician in Animal Studies

Suffolk New College
Otley, Ipswich [Suffolk]
£18,330 - £20,703 Per Year
17 Jun 2022 14:48
17 Jul 2022 23:59
Further Education
Job Level
Animals / Veterinary
Contract Type
Full Time, Part Time

Technician in Animal Studies

Technician in Animal Studies

Up to £20,703 per annum, pro rata (2.5% pay award pending from August 2022)

Full & Part time hours available, 52 weeks per year (will include weekend work)*

*Please specify your availability on your application form
We are seeking to appoint a Technician to support the care and wellbeing of our range of animal species on site, whilst supporting staff and students during their practical lessons.

Our large animal centre houses a wide range of mammal, reptiles, amphibians, birds, fish and invertebrates. This is an exciting opportunity to work with them and support our learners in their career aspirations of working alongside animals. This post will include weekend work to maintain the health and welfare of the animals on site.  Alongside this you may be required to take animals to the vets, and medicate where needed, assuring animal welfare needs are met at all times.

You will have a passion for engaging and motivating young adults, demonstrating innovation and subject knowledge to provide an exceptional experience. You will be able to support learners with the care of animals and enable them to achieve their full potential.

This post is based at Suffolk New College Rural Campus However Suffolk New College is a multi-campus site therefore you may be required to work at and travel between campuses.

Closing date: Tuesday 5th July 2022 at 12 Noon

Interview date:          TBC

For further information about this vacancy please follow this link to our website:

This College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people and expects all staff to share this commitment.  As part of our on-going commitment to Equality and Diversity, Suffolk New College guarantee to short list all applicants from a black or ethnic minority group who meet all of the essential criteria.  As users of the disability confident scheme, we guarantee to interview all disabled applicants who meet the essential criteria for the vacancy.   All appointments are subject to Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS) check