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Instructor in Animal Studies (Maternity Cover)

My career at Myerscough College – Inspiring Excellence

About the role

It’s time for a new challenge and we want you to join us!

We have a great opportunity for an amazing individual to join our Animal Studies team at Myerscough College. 

As an Instructor on our Animal Studies team, you will be responsible for practical teaching, learning and assessment with the objective of enabling all learners to succeed across a number of courses and programmes.

You will be based mainly on the animal unit and expected at all times to fully promote and maintain high standards of care, health & welfare for our extensive range of animals both within the Animal Studies Centre and at our Lodge Farm site.

The role will also include undertaking animal husbandry duties during holiday periods.

Why join us?

At Myerscough College and University Centre we have a nationally and internationally recognised Further Education, Higher Education, Adult Education and Apprenticeship provision. The Further Education provision is well established, the Higher Education provision has a well-recognised partnership with UCLan and the apprenticeship provision is operational nationally. We offer a rewarding and enjoyable working environment, where colleagues are inspired to make a positive difference to the educational experience and employability of our students. We are one of the top five largest land-based and sports colleges in the UK.

Visit our website https://bit.ly/CareersAtMyerscough for the full list of excellent benefits our college offers.

Safeguarding our students is of paramount importance. Our recruitment process has been designed to keep students safe and to ensure that we appoint safe and suitable people.

All successful applicants will be required to undertake pre-employment background and safeguarding checks.

The successful applicant will be responsible for complying with all safeguarding policies and practices, and for ensuring student safety and wellbeing is at the forefront of everything they do.

This post is not exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974.

We are an equal opportunity employer; we want all our candidates to have a fair and equal opportunity to secure employment with us. We encourage applications from all underrepresented groups: BAME applicants, disabled applicants, and LGBT+ applicants.

If you require any adjustments to the recruitment process, due to a disability, then please speak with a member of the People team.

As a disability confident employer, we commit to guaranteeing an interview for any disabled applicant who meets all of the essential criteria.

37 Hours Per Week
Animal Studies
Myerscough College (Preston)
£21,012 – £23,317 per annum relating to qualifications and experience
Reference No
Closing Date
Monday 19 June 2023
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