Thursday, March 10, 2011

Great Crane Project - Support Aviculturalists

GCP Support Aviculturalists x2
WWT Slimbridge, Gloucestershire
37.5 Hours per week
Fixed-term contracts for 15 and 19 weeks
£13,149 - £13,841 pro rata

The Wildfowl and Wetlands Trust (WWT) is a leading wetland conservation organisation saving wetlands for wildlife and people across the world. We have a network of visitor centres dedicated to engaging people with wetlands and their wildlife including over 2,000 hectares of wetland habitats.

We are looking for 2 individuals to assist with the day-to-day operational aspects of the Great Crane Project (GCP) rearing facility. This will include the maintenance and cleaning of the facilities and equipment, avian habitat management, and helping the aviculturalists with the care of the captive cranes.

The successful candidate will be educated to GCSE standard or equivalent with experience of working with animals and the use of horticultural machinery in line with current health and safety.

For more information, and to apply for the role, please visit

Closing date for applications is 18th March 2011.

First interviews will be held week commencing 28th March 2011.

Saving wetlands for wildlife and people

Registered Charity Number England and Wales, no 1030884 and Scotland, no SC039410

Learn more about the Common Crane by clicking HERE

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