Living Collections Supervisor – Demonstration Birds and Mammals
Ref: LCS-DBM(2022)SL

Location
WWT Slimbridge and Headquarters
Department
Living Collections
Salary
£25,506 per annum
Position type
Full Time
Working pattern
37.5 hours per week working 5 days from 7 to include weekends and bank holidays
Job advert

With recent internal promotions, an exciting opportunity has arisen at WWT Slimbridge Wetland Centre to oversee the demonstration birds and mammal section where we have a unique collection with vast potential and exciting bird demonstrations.

Working with the Living Collections Managers you will help develop a diverse and interactive wetland mammal visitor experience, as well as continuing to develop the management of existing species, including the North American river otter, water vole and harvest mice. You will be supervising and maintaining our new Living Wetland Theatre and its bird demonstrations which feature pelicans, crowned crane and other water birds.

The successful candidate will be joining a team of presenters and keepers delivering daily talks and demonstrations on birds and mammals, as well as supervising a brilliant team and helping deliver our goals. You’ll have great communication skills and be able to work as part of a large team.

In return for your hard work and dedication you’ll enjoy a wide range of benefits including:

  • 25 days annual leave plus bank holidays
  • Contributory pension scheme (conditions apply)
  • Life assurance
  • Free car parking and secure bike storage areas
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Free entry to all our centres

Closing date:  5th June 2022

Interview date:  10th June 2022

WWT is an equal opportunities employer and all applications will be considered solely on merit.

Job description
Living_Collection_Supervisor_Mammals_and_Display_Birds_Vacancy_2022.pdf
Closing Date
05/06/2022

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