Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Seasonal Animal Keepers

Seasonal Animal Keepers

Woburn Safari Park is home to some of the world's most magnificent and endangered animals. The park consists of a Foot Safari, Road Safari and catering outlets and is enjoyed by families looking for a fun day out.  It is also home to The Safari Lodge, a unique events venue.  

The Animal Encounters department is currently recruiting for reliable, confident team members to join the animal team on seasonal fixed term contracts until November 2018.

Working as part of the successful animal team you will be responsible for maintaining a safe environment for both you and the visitors by adhering to associated risk assessments and protocols without exception.

You will be expected to practice high levels of animal husbandry, training and enrichment; as well as ensuring the visitor experience is exceptional.

The successful applicants should demonstrate a passion for animal welfare & conservation, be highly motivated, flexible and committed to Woburn Safari Park’s high standards of husbandry and welfare. Due to the wide variety of species on this large and busy department, candidates must have previous practical experience of working with a range of animals.

As this is a customer facing role, the right candidates will have demonstrable presentation and customer services skills together with a passion for education and conservation.

Applicants will also need to be flexible as regular weekend working is required to meet the needs of the business.

It is anticipated that interviews will be held week commencing 28th May 2018.

For further information and to apply please click HERE

Peter Dickinson
Independent International Zoo Consultant

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