Senior Experienced Zoo Animal Department Manager
Due to new ownership and a new start for the future. The Trustees of Safari Zoo Nature Foundation are looking to employ a Senior Experienced Zoo Animal Department Manager.
The Role will report to the CEO and be one of the Senior Management team running the zoo on behalf of the Trustees.
The job description is to oversee and deliver a comprehensive, high standard management of this very large collection. To organise staff training, development and oversee records, veterinary department and ALL aspects of the department to the standards or above of the EAZA code of conduct and the UK Zoo Licencing Act. To be fully responsible for compliance and follow the Trustees mission in full. We can offer an attractive package to the right applicant. A reasonable command of English is essential and we will be looking for a person with experience in managing a medium to large collection. If you are interested in living in one of the most attractive regions of the UK and manage a comprehensive and successful collection of animals and like a challenge then we would love to talk to you. The role is open to European Residents.
Some weekend and bank holiday work will be applicable on a roster system.
On occasion under rare circumstances you may be required to work outside of normal hours.
Is this the job for you? If so we invite you to send your CV, along with a covering letter, in confidence to firstname.lastname@example.org with 'Safari Zoo Senior Experienced Zoo Animal Department Manager' in the title. For any other further inquiries please contact the aforementioned email address or call (+44) 01229 466086 ext 0
Tel: (+44) 01229 466086
Fax: (+44) 01229 461310
Administration Address: Safari Zoo, Melton Terrace, Lindal-in-Furness, Ulverston, Cumbria, LA12 0LU, United Kingdom
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