Animal Keeper and Industry Experience Supervisor, Northamptonshire

£22,308 per annum

Posted 3 weeks ago | ref: 279631

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Animal Keeper/ Animal Supervisor 


Part time – Variable hours – Weekends and Evenings may also be a requirement 

£22,308.00 per annum


  • 44 days annual leave, including 8 bank holidays (pro rata for part-time)
  • A maximum of 5 College closure days (pro rata for part-time)
  • High Street Discounts scheme with access to discounts at a host of retailers
  • Eligibility to join the Teachers’ Pension Scheme (a defined benefit pension scheme with an employer contribution of 28.68%)
  • Enhanced Maternity & Paternity Benefits
  • Opportunity for an annual volunteering day Commitment to Continuing Professional Development of employees
  • Access to 24/7 Support Line for employees and close family household members
  • A focused and committed
  • Wellbeing group at the forefront of positive initiative
  • Healthcare cash plan (subject to conditions)
  • On site gym
  • Discounted nursery fees
  • Free onsite parking
  • Cycle to work scheme (subject to conditions)
  • Eye care vouchers
  • Online Payslips
  • We help new employees settle in through central College induction events and local induction activities.
  • We also provide a range of essential information through our online learning packages. These cover various topics including Equality, Safeguarding, Health & Safety at Work, to name a few.Ttr

The role;
Within this position you will be responsible for the handling, care and welfare of animals within the college. Ensuring every animal under the colleges care is kept to the highest of standards and in compliance with the Health, Care and Welfare of Animals act. You will also be responsible for the supervision of students whilst in the animal department and working with the animals. This position will also include the maintenance and provision of teaching materials and resources as well as giving support and guidance to students to aid the development of industry and practical skills. 

The person;
We are therefore seeking individuals with experience working within Animal care/ Animal handling/ Animal Keepers positions. This person will have experience working with, handling and caring for a variety of animals ensuring that every animal is cared for to the highest of standards. The ideal person will also be upbeat, motivated and inspiring, showing true passion for animals in order to educate and inspire learners during their time within the college. 

Have you got what it takes?

  • A Level 3 qualification in a relevant field (Animal care/ Animal Management/ Zoology etc) 
  • Extensive experience working within Animal Care/ Animal Handling/ Animal Keeping 
  • Experience of the care and management of a large range of animal species 

If this sounds like you; Hit apply now to speak to one of the consultants about the position! 

The Legal Bit

Protocol National ltd trading as Protocol is acting as an employment agency for this position. As a result of the volume of applications we are currently receiving we regret that we may be unable to respond with individual feedback. If we have not contacted you within two weeks of your application being received then regretfully your application will not be taken forward on this occasion. 

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