FdSc Course Preparation Assistant
12 Months Fixed Term Contract
22.5 hours per week, starting immediately.
Salary Range - £17,000 - £18,500 per annum pro rata
To assist Zoo staff in preparing for the delivery of the new Foundation Degree in Integrated Wildlife Conservation, delivered in partnership with Filton College and the University of the West of England.
Reporting to the Head of Research, the successful applicant will be expected to:
• Coordinate and assist in the preparation of the FdSc Integrated Wildlife Conservation course including the coordination of work placements for the 'work experience' modules.
• To research and write module handbooks for those modules that the Zoo will be leading on.
• To produce teaching material that can be used by the lecturers from the Zoo.
• To research course literature in order to prepare for the launch of the course.
A copy of the application form, recruitment monitoring form, job description and person specification can be found on our web site http://www.bristolzoo.org.uk/
To apply for this position please clearly mark your envelope ‘CPA’ and submit the completed application form, covering letter, current CV and recruitment monitoring form to:
Bristol Zoo Gardens,
Closing date for applications is 12.00 pm on Wednesday, 12th May 2010.
Interviews will be on the 18th May.
Email applications will not be accepted.
For regular updated Zoo News, Views, Reviews and Vacancies please visit Zoo News Digest on
And Learn More About Zoos and Aquariums by visiting