Fixed Term 6 Month Trainee Animal Keeper
A vacancy has arisen for a fixed term 6 month Trainee Animal keeper at Africa Alive! Grade level will depend on experience.
This position is based on a 40 hour per week contract which will run for approx. 6 months or longer depending on circumstances. Please note therefore that this is not a permanent contract.
Working to a high standard under the direction of the Head Keeper, you must be prepared to work with all kinds of domestic and exotic species and will also provide support for the rest of the keeping team.
Applicants must be hard-working and conscientious, prepared to work as a team and expect to work weekends and Bank Holidays. Some animal experience is desirable. However, a keen interest in zoo animal husbandry is essential. Salary dependent on experience and age.
Accommodation is available.
If you would like an opportunity to join our team, please download and complete an application form, and send a CV and covering letter explaining why you feel that you are suitable for this post to:
Louise Knock, Assistant Head keeper, ZSEA Africa Alive! Whites Lane, Kessingland, Suffolk, NR33 7TF.
The closing date for this position is 18th June 2018. Applications received after this date will not be considered.