circa £20,000 pa
Based at ZSL Whipsnade Zoo, Bedfordshire
ZSL is looking for an Elephant Keeper to join their world class Elephant Team based at ZSL Whipsnade Zoo in Bedfordshire
The successful candidate must:
Have a proven track record of working with Elephants and be familiar with all aspects of elephant management
Supervised and developed staff and work experience students.
Attained the ANC in the Management of Zoo Animals or equivalent, or be prepared to undertake the 3 year Animal Management Course.
Good communication skills, enthusiasm and an outgoing and friendly personality in order to communicate with visitors on a one-to-one basis and in front of a large audience.
Be flexible both in approach to work and working hours.
Be totally reliable, and be able to work effectively within a well disciplined team
Have a full driving licence
To apply, please send a full CV including a covering letter detailing your suitability for the above position to: Human Resources Department, ZSL Whipsnade Zoo, Whipsnade, Nr Dunstable. Beds LU6 2LF or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Closing date for applications is: Friday 11 June 2010
The Zoological Society of London is a registered Charity. No: 208728
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