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Instructor in Animal Studies 0.5 - based at the Preston Campus

Would you like to be part of a team that helps shape a great learning experience for students?

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join the Animal Studies Team as an Instructor in Animal Studies.

As an Instructor in Animal Studies you will you will undertake practical delivery and assessment to enable learners to succeed, assess students practical skills and support and develop learners using College resources for work experience.  You will also promote and maintain high standards of care, health & welfare for all the animals in the Animal Studies Centre.

The successful candidate will have Level 3 (FE) Animal Management qualification, significant industrial experience in working with animal collections post-qualification is required, the Preparatory Certificate in Education and Training (formally PTTLS) or Assessor Training Quality Assurance (TAQA) or a willingness to undertake within an agreed time period is also essential for the role alongside GCSE (or equivalent) at Grade C/4 or above in English and Maths.

If you are interested in the role – please apply.

For more information please see the job description.


Here at Myerscough College, we offer a fantastic working environment, an attractive benefit package - including access to the Local Government Pension Scheme and a wealth of professional development opportunities.

The role is 18.5 hours per week

The salary range is £16,960 to £20,657 pro-rata per annum, relating to qualifications and experience.

The closing date is Monday 26 October 2020.

It is anticipated the virtual interviews will be held on Friday 6th November 2020

Please visit the College website or contact the HR team by email hr@myerscough.ac.uk for an application pack.

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 LGBTQIA applicants.

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

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




18.5 hours per week
Animal Studies
Myerscough College (Preston)
£16,960 to £20,657 per annum, pro-rata, relating to qualifications and experience.
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Closing Date
Monday 26 October 2020
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