Lecturer - Animal Care (Maternity Cover)

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Paignton, Devon
£17,457.30 - £23,410.80 (Pro rata £24,939 - £33,444) + excellent benefits
04 Oct 2019
20 Oct 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Lecturer – Animal Care (Maternity Cover) LEC268

Salary: £17,457.30 - £23,410.80 (Pro rata £24,939 - £33,444) + excellent benefits

Contract Type: Fractional, 25.9 hours per week, Fixed Term for 12 months starting 2nd December 2019. 0.7FTE

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 recruiting for a Lecturer in Animal Management to undertake formal scheduled teaching duties as follows; teaching, tutorials and students assessments. Animal Care and Animal Management is taught at Levels 1, 2, and 3. You will need to inspire learners to achieve well on their chosen course and take an active part in promoting the animal care/science curriculum along the section team.

The successful candidate will hold a degree in Animal Studies or a relevant vocational qualification with experience of teaching/training in relevant subject areas. Evidence of continued professional and personal development, relevant subject knowledge and the ability to work on own initiative as well as part of a team.

Benefits as follows: 37 days Holiday (pro rata for fractional), 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, membership of the Sodexo Employee Discounts Platform), Holiday Purchase Scheme, Access to Automotive Department (Small Car Repairs & Pre MOT Testing at low costs), Discounted Stagecoach Bus Pass, and many others.


Closing Date: Midnight Sunday 20th October

Interview Date: 30th October 2019

To apply and for a full job description please visit the Jobs page of the South Devon College website www.southdevon.ac.uk/jobs. Please do NOT send CVs, we only accept applications via the relevant form on our dedicated recruitment website.

We welcome applications from people who wish to apply on the basis of a job share or flexible working arrangement.

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.