Seasonal Living Collections Assistant - Aviculture
- WWT Slimbridge and Headquarters
- £17,115 per annum
- Position type
- Full Time
- Working pattern
- 37.5 Hours per week, 5 days from 7, 8am – 4.30pm
- Job advert
This is a fixed-term contract for 23 weeks
WWT Slimbridge Wetland Centre is looking for a Seasonal Living Collections Assistant to assist with and provide relief cover for the aviculture department where needed during the breeding season. This role will also include assisting in the practical management of the captive avian population including feeding, counting and monitoring animal behavior and pest management. Other duties will include general grounds cleaning and security duties on a rota basis.
This post is varied, interesting and calls for a can-do practical approach grounded in experience and competence. You will bring a range of knowledge and skills, be organised with excellent communication skills, be interested in the work of a conservation organisation and be able to engage with audiences of a wide ability and age range.
Interview Date: 3rd May 2019
- Job description
- Closing Date
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