Friday, February 1, 2013

Seasonal Presenters

Seasonal Presenters

Opened in 1971 Knowsley Safari Park is one of the biggest and best safari parks in the UK. Knowsley Safari Park now has a five mile safari drive with lions, tiger, white rhino and our infamous troop of olive baboons. The park also has a large walkaround area offering close up views of elephants, giraffe, meerkats otters and many more animals.

We are currently recruiting for Presenters who have a talent for informing and inspiring our visitors to work alongside our Education Department. You will work from 11:30 until 15:30 engaging with, and performing to, our visitors in both a one-to-one capacity and group presentations

You will be confident and enthusiastic as well as hold a keen interest in wildlife and conservation. You will receive full support in learning new material and assistance in developing your presenting style. Experience of working with children is desirable, however the confidence and ability to engage with people of all ages is most important.

The contract will start on 16 March 13 for a week of induction and training, with presentations starting on 23 March 13 and will run through to the end of October half term. Flexibility is required as the successful candidates will be required to work weekends and bank holidays. The rate of pay will be £6.50 per hour.

To apply, please send your CV and covering letter, outlining why you feel you are right for the job, to clearly stating the job title in the subject line of your email. 
The closing date for applications is Sun 17 Feb 13 with interviews (including presentations) likely to be held week commencing 25 Feb 13. 
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