Trainer Facilitator - Animal Care

Paignton, Devon
£20,706 - £24,019
14 Jun 2019
30 Jun 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Salary: £20,706 - £24,019 + Excellent Benefits

Contract Type: Full Time, 37 hours per week, 52 weeks per year, permanent contract

Location: Paignton, Devon

South Devon College is a Further and Higher Education college with top success rates, located in Torbay, which is part of the beautiful English Riviera on the South Devon coast. Our state of the art campus offers local access to world class facilities. We are an ambitious College, ambitious for our learners, our staff and the community we serve. We measure our performance by the success of our learners.

Our fresh vibrant culture provides 12,000 learners each year with a wide provision ranging from Foundation to University Learning, contributing an overall £30 million College expenditure to the local economy.

We are currently recruiting for a Trainer Facilitator – Animal Care to join the Animal Management and Land Based team here at South Devon College. The post holder will instruct and facilitate learning for students enrolled on a range of full time and part time Animal Care programmes from Level 1 to Level 3 Animal Care Apprenticeship Standards at Level 2 and Level 3 and short commercial courses. 

You will work closely with the Workplace Co-ordinator, Programme Co-ordinator, lecturers and employers to support timely achievement for animal care learners and apprentices.

The successful candidate will need to hold relevant training and/or qualifications in appropriate subject areas, be able to provide evidence of continued professional and personal development and if not already held, to attain a teaching qualification within the college’s specified timescale. You will have commercial experience in Animal care or related environments, excellent time management and the ability to work unsupervised.

Benefits as follows: 27 days Holiday, up to 5 College closure days, Paid Bank Holidays, Membership of the Teachers' Pension Scheme, Life Assurance (if member of pension scheme) On Site Nursery (Mama Bears), Fitness Suite Facilities, Staff Discounts (Inspirations – Hair & Beauty, NUS Student Cards), Corporate Membership with Torbay Leisure Centre and Access to Automotive Department (Small Car Repairs & Pre MOT Testing at low costs), Discounted Stagecoach Bus Pass and many others.

Closing Date: Midnight, Sunday 30th 2019

Interview Date: TBC

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Please note that you will be required to be in possession of an Enhanced DBS Certificate, or be willing to undertake an Enhanced DBS check as a condition of employment at the College.

This College is committed to Safeguarding/Prevent and promoting the welfare of learners, including children and young people, and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.