Friday, March 31, 2017

Experienced Bird Keeper



Experienced Bird Keeper

 Cotswold Wildlife Park and Gardens

Applications are invited for an experienced keeper on the Bird Section of the Park.

The successful applicant will be responsible for assisting in the daily husbandry of the section, and will work in close co-operation with the Section Head and his staff towards the continuous development of the section. They will be expected to undertake all relevant aspects of work in a progressive animal collection. Assisting in the presentation of educational talks is essential.

A minimum of 3 years’ experience with a variety of Bird species is essential, as is knowledge of artificial incubation systems. Applicants will need to demonstrate good communication skills, be self-motivated, and able to lead and work as part of a team. Possession of a relevant animal management qualification is desired and a full driving licence is essential for this position.

In return we offer a competitive salary, free accommodation, and a non-contributory pension scheme.

Please send a current CV with a covering letter to:

Jamie Craig
Curator,
Cotswold Wildlife Park and Gardens,
Burford,
Oxon
OX18 4JP




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Peter Dickinson
Independent International Zoo Consultant
      

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