Intern Keeper position on the Bird and Reptile section
Full time, fixed term one year.
Salary: £100 per week
Closing date: Monday 20th April 2015
Noah's Ark Zoo Farm has an opening for keeper internship which will be split between the bird and reptile sections of the zoo. The position provides a unique learning opportunity in which an individual has a chance to gain comprehensive practical skills and knowledge of animal care and management.
The internship is for one year at a salary of £100 per week. Each intern maybe required to work towards an NVQ to provide written qualifications which support the practical learning undertaken. A normal working week will be 5 days from 8am to 5pm with most weekends and bank holidays included.
Applicants need to be over 18, have a full driving licence, motivated and hardworking and happy to work within the Christian ethos of the zoo.
Interested parties should send a CV and a covering letter to Chris Wilkinson, Noah's Ark Zoo Farm, Clevedon Road, Wraxall, BS481PG or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Your covering letter should include:
- Why you are interested in this opportunity at Noah's Ark Zoo Farm?
- Contact details for the applicant including an email address.
- Describe your interest and experiences with birds and reptile species.
- Why you think you would be a good candidate for the internship and what you think you will bring to the team?
- Some of your interests in and outside of work.
- Applications must also include contact details for two referees including phone numbers.
All applications must be received by 20th April 2015.
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