Equine Yard Technician, Nantwich, Cheshire

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Reaseheath CollegeNantwich, Cheshire

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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £17,585 - £18,317 per annum (A17-A20)
Contract term: Permanent

Reaseheath College is one of the premier land-based Colleges located in South Cheshire with an enviable reputation for quality and partnerships with industry. The College has a beautiful rural setting, situated amongst 330 hectares of farms, parklands, lake, woodland and sports facilities.

The opportunity has arisen for a dynamic individual to join our established team of Yard Technicians and Instructors at our Equine Centre. If successful, you will assist in maintaining outstanding standards of stable and yard management, horse care and welfare, together with the provision of an excellent learner experience by guiding and supporting both HE and FE learners at Reaseheath Equestrian Centre. You will need to be organized, able to use your initiative and have excellent team work skills. This is an excellent opportunity for someone who enjoys working with people and delivering an outstanding experience for our learners, as well as upholding the highest standards of horse welfare.

The following requirements, or a willingness to work towards to them, are desirable: BHS stage II (or equivalent qualifications or experience), First Aid at work, demonstrable experience in working successfully within the equine industry on busy professional yards, GCSE Maths & English grade C or above (or a willingness to undertake Functional Skills Level 2 Maths & English). 

For further information and to apply, please visit: https://www.reaseheath.ac.uk/job-vacancies/current-vacancies/

Closing date: Midnight on Wednesday, 25th July 2018.

Assessment centre date: TBC

Please note this role constitutes 'regulated activity' as defined by the Protection of Freedom Act 2012. The successful candidate will therefore be required to undertake an enhanced DBS check with barred list information prior to starting employment.

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More about Reaseheath College
Phase: Further Education
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 16+ years
Address: Reaseheath, Nantwich, Cheshire, CW5 6DF, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1270 625131