Temporary role (maternity cover)
Salary range £14,613 - £17,167 per annum (dependent upon qualifications)
Bristol Zoo Gardens is recruiting for the position of Animal Keeper on our Bird Section. This is a temporary position (up to one year) working 80 hours per fortnight as part of the departmental 14 day rota which will include weekends and bank holidays.
The successful applicant will be an experience bird keeper and must have at least two years’ experience of working with a variety of avian species. Applicants should be educated to at least GCSE level to include English and a biological science. Holding the Diploma in the Management of Zoo and Aquarium Animals – DMZAA (previously known as ANCMZA) would also be an advantage.
A copy of the full job description, person specification and how to apply can be found on our website www.bristolzoo.org.uk
The closing date for this position is 3.00 pm on Monday, 17th March 2014.
Bristol Zoo Gardens reserves the right to close this vacancy early.
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