Lead Equine Technician

Position: Lead Equine Technician

Grade: LGP04

Location: Easton Campus

Department: Commercial & Marketing

Reporting to: Equine Yard Manager

Lead Equine Technician

Maternity Cover | From the start of August 2019 up to 12 months | Full Time | Easton Campus | £16,110 per annum pro-rata | Includes weekends

Do you have experience of caring for horses?

Easton & Otley College are seeking an enthusiastic Lead Equine Technician to cover a maternity period from the start of August 2019 up to 12 months.

As the Lead Equine Technician you will be responsible for assisting with the daily routine on the yard which includes weekends and bank holidays, exercising horses, managing bank/casual staff in the absence of the Yard Unit Manager and leading groups of students on Yard Duties.

This is a full time position, working 37 hours per week, covering 1 in 3 weekends (on a rota basis).

The ideal candidate will have Equine knowledge which would include basic knowledge of clipping, experience in preparing horses for presentation, have an understanding of industry standards in Horse care and dedication to the College.

As an employer we offer many benefits to all of our employees which include but are not limited to:

  • Generous annual leave
  • Local Government Pension Scheme
  • Staff discounts
  • Corporate memberships
  • Free on-site car parking
  • Continuous professional development and training
  • Free annual eye test vouchers
  • Occupational health support
  • Free use of gym facilities

Please have a look at our employee benefits for further information on all of our employee benefits.

To apply for this position please submit an application form and equal opportunities form to hr@eastonotley.ac.uk.