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Working at Askham Bryan College

With wonderful grounds bursting with wildlife, an onsite Farm, a Wildlife and Conservation Park and an arboretum, Askham Bryan College provides a fantastic environment in which to work, develop and learn.

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โ€œโ€œOne of the best things about Askham Bryan is working with the diverse range of teams weโ€™ve got hereโ€โ€


โ€œโ€œAll staff look after each other and right from the startโ€


Wildlife Park Volunteers Wanted!

Askham Bryan College is looking for enthusiastic gardeners to work alongside our Grounds Team at our Wildlife Park in York.

This is a great opportunity to learn new skills, meet new people and gain industry experience and training. You will be involved in all aspects of seasonal gardening and ground maintenance including planning new wild flower areas, maintaining woodland habitat and animal enclosures. Training and PPE provided.

All Applicants welcome.

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As one of the few remaining specialist, land-based colleges in England, Askham Bryan College and University Centre Askham Bryan (UCAB) offers a range of land-based and land-related study programmes from entry level up to masters degree level and apprenticeships.

These are delivered from our main campus at York and across our four smaller centres at Stewart Park in Middlesbrough, Wakefield city centre, Saltaire at Shipley College and Gateshead, which provides Vet nursing provision.

Our shared goal:

We are a specialist land-based provider developing talent, to respond to current and future challenges for the economy and environment.

Our values and behaviours:

Delivering with purpose; Taking ownership; Building relationships through trust and; Always learning

Our shared goal and the values and behaviours that underpin the culture at Askham Bryan College ensure that all staff, regardless of their day job, contribute towards providing the best possible experience and outcomes for our students.
This includes teaching staff delivering directly to students; Estates and I.T professionals supporting and developing our infrastructure; Accommodation and Transport staff ensuring the students can easily access college; Digital Innovation staff driving our mixed reality developments; student focused support staff ensuring students receive the care and support required to achieve; Farm staff; Wildlife Park Keepers; Catering team and all the other members of our staff community.

Be part of an exciting future!

We are all custodians for our environment, and the demand for sympathetic management of that environment, be it for food production, environmental protection, crisis management or future planning, will be paramount to a stable, sustainable future. Be part of that future.

View our current vacancies now and see how you can help Askham Bryan College respond, develop and grow to meet the current and future needs of our land-based industries.

Great Rewards and Benefits

  • Beautiful grounds and free parking.
  • Free entry to Askham Bryan Wildlife & Conservation Park.
  • 35 Days Annual Leave Plus Bank Holidays (pro rata for part-time staff).
  • A range of on-site cafรฉs and friendly staff and a supportive work culture.
  • Membership of the Local Government or Teachersโ€™ Pension Scheme with generous contributory rates.
  • CPD Opportunities and extensive annual Colleague Engagement Events.
  • Cycle-To-Work Scheme and Health Assured - Employee Assistance Programme.

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