Lecturer in Animal Management
Permanent, Full time
36 hours per week
Crystal Palace with travel to other centres
Salary: £21,611 - £36,894 per annum inclusive of London Weighting (Dependent on Qualifications)
Capel Manor College is the only College in London that aims to deliver outstanding and inspirational land-based learning opportunities across the Greater London region. Our most recent Ofsted report rated the College “good” with good effectiveness of leadership and management. Aspiring to excellence, the College has an excellent reputation for quality, is financially strong and has continuous growth in student numbers. Fundamental to the College’s forward-thinking strategy is support for the environment and food supply in Greater London and the southeast.
An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced Lecturer in Animal Management at Crystal Palace.
The successful candidate will be responsible for contributing to the teaching programme of the College including Level 3 BTEC Science, potentially across its centres through London as appropriate in liaison with college personnel.
The ideal candidate will be delivering and co-ordinating the assessment of a range of subjects related to Animal Management subjects to appropriate examination body standards, including both centre- and work-based learning. Competence in the care and management of a wide range of animal species would be an advantage.
Acting as a Course Manager including minuting of meetings, carrying out tutorials with students, recording results and providing management information.
Providing specialist advice relating to animal care activities and developments.
Contributing to management of delegated budgets in accordance with College policies and procedures.
Supporting curriculum planning, development and support within the School.
Researching and the production of course materials.
Taking shared responsibility for health and welfare of the College’s animal stock, including contribution to weekend, holiday and emergency cover rotas as required.
Liaising with animal care workers, other technicians and internal staff with regard to the provision of practical student activities.
Liaising with external bodies, visiting speakers and representatives of legal welfare organisations.
Ensuring that all requirements and regulations relating to health and safety are adhered to at all times. Responsible for ensuring that the health and safety of students is maintained whilst undertaking practical sessions.
Providing specialist input into the development of new courses, modules, services or activities within the college.
Any other duties of a similar nature as required by the Head of Animal Care & Saddlery.
What's in it for you?
Capel Manor offers a unique working environment with a range of benefits including:
Access to Teachers Pension Scheme
Employee assistance programme
Superb staff development opportunities
Closing date: 12 July 2019
Interviews: 23 July 2019
We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare and safety of our students and expect everybody working for the College to share this commitment. We actively seek DBS clearance checks for applications of employment as part of our safeguarding procedures.