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Five Sisters Zoo
Animal Centre Manager
£24,072 to £26,292 per annum
Penkridge, ST19 5PH
We are seeking an enthusiastic and professional Animal Centre Manager with a proven track record and reputation within the animal industry to run and develop our Animal Centre into a beacon of excellence for Animal Care students and visitors.
Curating a diverse collection of animals ranging from the exotic to domestic species, you will oversee the operations of the animal centre and manage and develop staff and facilities to ensure our learners and visitors have an outstanding experience. Furthermore, you will be required to promote and develop conservation and research as well as represent the College in all matters under their remit.
To be successful, you will:
• foster a team centred approach and be capable of working without supervision;
• be passionate about sharing your knowledge and skills with people of all abilities and backgrounds;
• have knowledge and experience of Zoo Standards and current animal welfare legislation;
• have strong administration and communication skills.
A flexible approach to working hours is a must, as is a strong work ethic and a willingness to have an occasional hands on role.
Closing date: Friday, 10th October 2014.
Interview date: w/c 20th October 2014.
South Staffordshire College is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applicants from all sections of the community. We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young adults and expect all staff to share this commitment. This position is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure check under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974, medical clearance and satisfactory references.
Knowsley Safari Park