• Location: Glynllifon,
  • Subject:
  • Hours: Full time
  • Contract: Permanent
  • Salary Type: Annual
  • Salary Range: £10,000.00 - £15,000.00
  • Language: Welsh
  • Closing Date: 08 March, 2024 12:00 AM

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Practical Skills Supervisor in Animal Care

Practical Skills Supervisor in Animal Care

Grwp Llandrillo Menai
The Animal Care department is based at Coleg Glynllifon. Students study full-time level 1, 2 and 3 courses, there are also school groups that attend one afternoon a week. Students often enter the world of work with employers who offer the public experiences in the tourism industry, there are also opportunities to develop into apprenticeships in Veterinary Nursing with a relevant employer.

With guidance, the Practical Skills Supervisor will work to develop students' understanding and skills through planned practical activities. These will build in complexity during term time to establish students' competence so they meet the requirements of the exam board.

The department teaches students in various aspects of animal care including health monitoring, accommodation and feeding in a variety of species, students also practice dog training and grooming. The Practical Skills Supervisor will assist and support lecturers in tracking and assessing learners' progress and offer guidance and support if appropriate.

Typically the Practical Skills Supervisor will be timetabled for up to 1000 hours pro rata in each academic year for direct contact with learners and with a minimum of 500 hours pro rata per annum of class supervision in a practical workshop setting.

Job Details
Job Reference

£12,539.99 - £13,379.60 per annum

Place of Work
  • Glynllifon

Holiday Entitlement
  • 28 days leave per annum, rising to 32 days after 5 full holiday years' continuous service (01 September to 31 August).
  • All normally observed public holidays, determined annually.
  • Up to 5 days efficiency closure days per annum, determined annually.
  • Part Time contracts will receive a pro rata entitlement to the above.
  • Term Time contracts will receive a pro rata entitlement to the above paid as part of annual salary.

Working Pattern

18.5 hours per week (Work pattern to be agreed dependent on availability)

36 weeks per year during term time only

Pension Rights
Local Government Pension Scheme

Contract Type
Part Time Permanent

Closing Date
08 Mar 2024
12:00 PM (Midday)