Course Manager - Animal Management
Wakefield Campus, Bullring House
Full Time, Permanent Contract, 37 hours per week
£24,052 - £26,234 per annum dependent on experience (SP 22 – SP25)
Askham Bryan College is a specialist land-based college based across the North of England.
We have an exciting opportunity for a FE Course Manager/ Lecturer to join the Animal Management Department based at our Wakefield Centre. We are looking for a highly motivated individual capable of working within a small team environment delivering a high standard of education across our level 2 / 3 programmes. You will have a high degree of enthusiasm for teaching and be knowledgeable about the animal management sector with the ability to teach the basic core elements of the Animal Management curriculum to include such as Health, Husbandry and Behaviour and ideally experience in related areas such as Business, Wildlife Management and Rehabilitation and Ecology and Conservation with preferable experience in field surveying.
The role is full time working 37 hours per week over 5 days on a permanent contract.
The successful candidate will report to the Centre Manager and be responsible for the planning and delivery of teaching on both our level 2 and level 3 programmes with course management responsibilities involving the day to day management of students, tracking of their academic progress and include academic / study skills support where required.
Educated to degree level or above in a relevant subject, candidates will ideally have a working knowledge across a range of subject areas and should hold or be willing to work towards a teaching qualification.
Successful applicants will be required to undertake an enhanced DBS check.
We offer a pleasant, safe and friendly environment in which to work and our employees enjoy a range of generous benefits including 35 days annual leave (pro-rata) in addition to bank holidays, free parking, Teacher’s Pension and a range of employee benefits as well as the opportunity to work within spectacular grounds.
For more information, please refer to the Job Description and person specification.
Closing Date: 9.00am Wednesday 6th October 2021
Interviews: Tuesday 12th October 2021
The College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff, volunteers and partners to share this commitment.
The Governors and Staff at Askham Bryan College regard each learner as a unique individual and therefore seek to support learner development in ways, which will foster security, confidence and independence. We recognise that high self-esteem, peer support, a secure College environment and clear lines of communication with trusted adults helps all young people and adults particularly those at risk or suffering abuse. These are regarded as central to the wellbeing of the individual and are therefore seen to be an intrinsic part of all aspects of the curriculum and ethos.