Our client has exciting opportunities in Animal Management to work within their Wildlife & Conservation Park. This is a new visitor attraction in the beautiful historic arboretum at the College. Their Animal Management facility includes state-of-the-art facilities and is home to the Wildlife and Conservation Park.
The two-storey building houses lecture rooms, a computer suite and a vet nursing facility as well as a visitor grade attraction including aquatics, reptiles and nocturnal animals. Adjoining facilities include kennels, a grooming parlour and housing for small domestic animals.
You will be required to provide day to day care and maintenance duties on the animal unit and to assist with the supervision of students carrying out practical experience on the unit/wildlife park.
1 x 0.4 post (14.8 hours) to work weekends (Maternity Cover)
1 x 0.4 post (14.8 hours) to work weekdays
Practical experience relevant to the Animal Management industry with a range of animals, and supervising groups is essential. The posts will support the curriculum and commercial use of the facilities, including supervising work experience students and public facing activities in the wildlife park.
These posts are for differing contract lengths, but could be filled by one candidate.
Closing date: 10th May 2018
Interview with practical demonstration: 16th May 2018
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