Lecturer in Animal Management

    Employer Riseholme College

    Location Lincoln

    Industry Animal Care

    Contract Full Time

    Job Type Permanent

    Salary £23,000 - £25,000

    Deadline 18/02/2018

    Description

    Bishop Burton College is one of the leading land-based Colleges in the UK with strong and sustained growth in student numbers. We provide Further Education and Higher Education at our Campuses at Bishop Burton College near Beverley and at Riseholme College near Lincoln which includes a brand new Showground Campus featuring state of the art teaching environments, engineering workshops, sports facilities, world class laboratories and an industry leading animal management unit.

    The College animal facilities house a multitude of exotic animals including; meerkats, wallabies, rhea, reptiles, primate and companion species. We also have a commercial boarding kennels and grooming parlour to support teaching and learning practices. At our Bishop Burton campus we have undergone a multi-million pound campus development programme including significant investment in state of the art teaching and learning facilities, sports facilities, a commercially run farm and an international standard equestrian facility.

    Primarily at the Riseholme campuses, you will be an enthusiastic Animal Management Lecturer, delivering on related courses and activities. You will be responsible for course management and quality improvements including lecturing to groups of students, lesson preparation, planning, marking of assessed work, and writing examinations.

    Qualified to degree level in an Animal based subject, preferably in animal nursing, welfare and sciences, you will also have a good blend of industry and teaching experience including theoretical and practical skills. If you don’t currently hold a teaching qualification, a willingness to work towards one is essential and continuing professional development is actively encouraged, with the College also providing an extensive programme of teaching support and development internally. If you enjoy working within a challenging but rewarding environment, are an excellent communicator and are driven by the need to help people to succeed, then we would like to hear from you.