STAFF VACANCIES

CURRENT JOB VACANCIES AT NHC

Full-time Specialist Support Assistant

(Salary £15,796.04 per annum – 37-hours per week)

The National Horseracing College seeks to employ a full-time Support Assistant to join its enthusiastic, vibrant and hardworking team.  As one of only two specialist horse racing colleges in the UK, this third sector provider delivers training for people in both racing and other equine industries.  Located in the scenic grounds of a private estate near Doncaster, it achieved Ofsted Grade 2 in 2016.

To be selected for this interesting, challenging role, you must have practical experience of working with young people, and an understanding of the needs of young people from deprived backgrounds and/or with specialist needs. Experience in supporting teaching staff to deliver agreed learning activities to ensure that each individual learner meets their discrete learning needs.   Equestrian knowledge and experience is essential and an understanding of the racing industry is desirable.

Hours of work:  37 per week, flexible according to the needs of the role as some evening and weekend work will be required.

The salary is £15,796.04 per annum with a contributory pension scheme, an initial holiday entitlement of 25 days, plus Bank Holidays.  A fixed term contract for two years, with potential to be extended (reliant on achievement of targets and further funding).  This post is funded by the Community Fund for two years.

The selected applicant will be required to apply for an enhanced disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service.

The College meets equality and diversity, health and safety and safeguarding children and young people requirements.

Closing date for applications: 12th February 2020

 If you think you have the necessary qualities for this vacancy please forward your CV along with a covering letter to: m.bardsley@theNHC.co.uk

Full-time Engagement Assistant

(Salary £22,325 per annum – 37-hours per week)

The National Horseracing College seeks to employ a full-time Engagement Assistant to join its enthusiastic, vibrant and hardworking team.  As one of only two specialist horse racing colleges in the UK, this third sector provider delivers training for people in both racing and other equine industries.  Located in the scenic grounds of a private estate near Doncaster, it achieved Ofsted Grade 2 in 2016.

To be selected for this interesting, challenging role, you must have practical experience of working with young people and organisations supporting this client group. Experience of delivering engaging presentations and workshops to a variety of stakeholders.  An understanding of the needs of young people from deprived backgrounds and/or with specialist needs.   Excellent communication, presentation and interpersonal skills are essential.  Evidence of strong networks with organisations working with young people in a 40 mile radius of Doncaster. Knowledge of horses and horseracing is desirable.

Hours of work:  37 per week, flexible according to the needs of the role as some evening and weekend work will be required.

The salary is £22,325 per annum with a contributory pension scheme, an initial holiday entitlement of 25 days, plus Bank Holidays.  A fixed term contract for 2 years, with potential to be extended (reliant on achievement of targets and further funding).  This post is funded by the Community Fund for two years.

The selected applicant will be required to apply for an enhanced disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service.

The College meets equality and diversity, health and safety and safeguarding children and young people requirements.

Closing date for applications: 12th February 2020

 If you think you have the necessary qualities for this vacancy please forward your CV along with a covering letter to: m.bardsley@theNHC.co.uk

NHC VOLUNTEERS

The NHC team are looking for volunteers, to assist with events, reception, admin and marketing.

Do you want to gain valuable work experience within a winning team? Build your confidence in a friendly equine environment? Do you need to learn new skills?

Would you like to improve your CV?

If you are over 16 and would like to get involved please contact Philippa Bonham on 01302 861007 or email philippa.bonham@theNHC.co.uk

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