A unique opportunity has arisen to join the dynamic Animal Care Team at Seaview Wildlife - the Island's most interactive Award Winning Wildlife Attraction. This is a seasonal position from March to September/October, 2013. The Park leads the way in interactive animal experiences for all ages and is looking for a candidate that will be self-motivated with excellent customer care skills, attention to detail a priority together with a positive aptitude is essential for this demanding role .
The position involves all animal husbandry duties and giving daily presentations to our visitors plus, supervising and organising our extremely popular V.I.P. Wildlife Encounters. (See our link for an outline of these Encounters http://www.seaviewwildlife.com/summary/wildlife_encounters/ ). The job requires a mature, friendly, outgoing person with a very hands-on approach. Applicants should be well spoken, team-orientated and physically fit, able to roll up their sleeves and willing to get involved.
This is a demanding, outdoor role, five days a week including weekends and bank holidays.
Hours: 8.30am - 4.30pm (flexible)
Animal care/zoo management qualification preferred or similar hands-on, animal care experience essential. Will need to live locally as accommodation is not provided.
Please send a current CV with a covering letter to Lorraine Adams Director either by email to: firstname.lastname@example.org or by post to Seaview Wildlife Encounter, Oakhill Road, Seaview, Isle Of Wight. PO34 5AP. CLOSING DATE 10th March, 2013