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CDF Work Placement Co-ordinator

Salary: £22,417 per annum
Closing date: Sunday 6th December 2020
Description:

Full-time, 37 hours per week (1.0FTE)
Fixed Term until 31 July 2021 

Do you have an unequivocal commitment to excellence and want to inspire others?  If so we are looking for you to join our Further Education team! We are seeking a talented individual with the relevant working knowledge of the Land based industries to provide support to our further education students in the workplace.
 
This role requires you to visit, monitor and assess students in the workplace, carrying out health and safety checks, implement University College administrative procedures that support academic practice, assist students in finding appropriate work placements, and liaise with the teaching teams across the FE areas. 
 
To succeed you will ideally possess understanding of the Land based industries, along with knowledge of Health and Safety requirements. A full driving license is also essential. 
 
For an application pack, please email: jobs@writtle.ac.uk 

Interview date: 17.12.2020 

Writtle University College strives to be an Equal Opportunities employer. All applicants who are offered employment will be subject to a criminal records check from the Disclosure and Barring Service.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.


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Instructor in Practical Equine Skills

Salary: £22,417 per annum, pro rata
Closing date: Sunday 6th December 2020
Description:

Full time, 37 hours per week, Term time, 37 weeks per year (0.71 FTE) 
Permanent

We are looking for a dynamic individual to instruct on full and part time equine courses to our Further Education students, including teaching riding, and instilling the highest industry standard amongst our students during their weekly yard duties. 

Working as part of the core Further Education Equine team, everything you do will strive for excellence. You will be required to develop student’s industry skills, across a range of equine yard duties, including horse turnout competition preparation. Additionally, you will support curriculum staff in preparing students for end point practical and synoptic assessments and undertake assessment. 

The successful candidate will also provide innovative and comprehensive training activities across the Equine Training Centre and Lordship Stud, supporting competitions and external events as and when required. 

To be selected for this role, you must be an enthusiastic individual with a passion to succeed.  It is essential to have a proven track record of working in a similar role, along with being in possession of a BHSAI Exam and/or UKCC Level 2 Equine Coaching qualification. It would also be advantageous to hold a recognised teaching qualification, as well as an Assessor/Verifier Award. 

For an application pack, please email: jobs@writtle.ac.uk

Interview date: 16.12.2020 / 17.12.2020 

Writtle University College strives to be an Equal Opportunities employer. All applicants who are offered employment will be subject to a criminal records check from the Disclosure and Barring Service.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.


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Mini Bus Driver

Salary: £10,070 per annum (FTE £20,130 per annum)
Closing date: Wednesday 9th December 2020
Description:

Part-time, 27.5 hours per week (term time, 35 weeks per year)
Permanent

We have an exciting opportunity to join our friendly transport department!

As a Mini Bus Driver, you will provide a friendly and approachable service ensuring students are collected as planned, and that discipline and student safety is maintained during their journey. Hours of work will be Monday to Friday working a split shift collecting and transporting students to Writtle University College in the morning and returning them in the afternoon/evening. Some flexibility may be required, depending on department needs. 

It is an essential requirement that you hold a driving licence with a D1 or PSV/PVC category. If you are able to demonstrate one of the driving categories required and are interested in joining our team please visit www.writtle.ac.uk where you will find more information on this role, and details of other opportunities, including Casual roles within the transport department. 

For an application pack, please email: jobs@writtle.ac.uk 

Interview Date 06.01.2021

Writtle University College strives to be an Equal Opportunities employer. All applicants who are offered employment will be subject to a criminal records check from the Disclosure and Barring Service.
    
We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
 


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Trainee in Animal Management

Salary:
Closing date: Sunday 6th December 2020
Description:

Salary in line with National Minimum Wage
Full-time, 37 hours per week including weekend duties 
Fixed term for two years to enable completion of Level 3 Animal WBL Diploma

We are looking for a team player to assist the Animal Care and Veterinary Nursing team in the day-to-day running of the animal unit. You will work with the animal unit team to ensure the care and welfare of a range of species kept at the university college, supervising and monitoring students as required. You will also assist in the preparation of session materials for practical classes.

The successful candidate will have previous experience in the Animal Care industry, and ideally possess a Level 2 Animal Care qualification. Weekend and bank holiday working will be a requirement of the role as well as the ability to work as part of a busy team.

For an application pack, please email: jobs@writtle.ac.uk

Please note that due to funding regulations, if you are already in possession of a Level 3 Animal qualification, then you will unfortunately be unable to apply for this role. 

Interview date: 15.12.2020 

Writtle University College strives to be an Equal Opportunities employer. All applicants who are offered employment will be subject to a criminal records check from the Disclosure and Barring Service.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
 


Download job description / Application Form (PDF) or (Word)