Team Leader - Sea Lion Presenter and Trainer
Blair Drummond Safari Park
Blair Drummond Safari and Adventure Park is situated in Scotland midway between Glasgow and Edinburgh just 4 miles from Stirling.
A vacancy has arisen for an experienced Sea Lion Presenter/Trainer. This is a full time permanent position and the successful applicant will be required to present Sea Lion displays to visitors during our open season.
Our presentations aim to be interactive, educational and fun and combine a strong conservation message with humour and high energy behaviours. The candidate must be hard-working, motivated and dynamic.
Role and Requirements
The successful applicant will:
• Oversee the day to day running of the department and manage a small team of staff.
• Maintain the health and welfare of our Californian Sea Lions, including diets and all husbandry requirements.
• Maintain the ongoing development of new training and presentation programmes.
• Have excellent communication and presentation skills, a positive “can do” attitude and work towards the longer-term goals of the safari park.
To apply for this position you must hold the DMZAA qualification or equivalent and hold a full clean driving licence.
Salary is negotiable according to experience. We offer a good pension scheme and holiday entitlement.
Please complete the on line application form on our website www.blairdrummond.com and send your cv with a short covering letter to Margaret@blairdrummond.com.
Closing date for applications is 5pm Friday 11th December 2015.
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