Retail and Education Assistant (Wildlife Park)
Askham Bryan College is a large, and growing, specialist land-based College, with centres throughout Yorkshire, Cumbria and the Tees Valley.
We are currently looking to recruit for a Retail and Education Assistant to join us to provide excellent customer service and learning opportunities to all visitors to the wildlife park.
Delivering educational programmes to general visitors and groups, including schools, you will also manage visitor admissions and bookings, gift shop sales and deal with enquiries.
Ensuring that all visitor areas are well maintained you will assist with the day-to-day management of the Wildlife Park and act as duty manager as required.
Candidates will have practical experience with animals, a customer service background and the ability to work well as part of a team. Enthusiastic and committed to providing excellent customer service, you will be IT literate and have strong communication skills.
Specific experience of customer service in visitor attractions (particularly zoological facilities) and delivering wildlife related learning activities would be beneficial. A recognised qualifications in Animal Management or similar is essential.
To apply for this role please visit our website http://www.askham-bryan.ac.uk/the-college/work-with-us/current-vacancies
Closing date will be Friday 4th August 2017
Interviews 12th August
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