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Logo: Pensthorpe Conservation TrustSeasonal Avicultural Warden - Internship Opportunity

Fixed Term - Summer 2019 (April to October)

  

Unique opportunity to help deliver our passion for nature and supporting and sustaining the development of key species in our local area working on our renowned Corncrake Release Project.

 

You will support the incubation, rearing and ultimately the release of Corncrakes whilst maintaining the highest standards of bio-security and cleanliness.  A significant proportion of this job is outdoors and will be undertaken in all weathers, and at times working split shifts during the evenings and early mornings as required.  Onsite accommodation is provided as part of the package for this role.

 

Additionally, the role holder will be required to assist with general warden duties such as enclosure maintenance and visitor interaction by delivering informative talks.

 

The position is ideally suited to someone with a passion for wildlife and looking to build valuable experience to enhance their CV.

 

You should have experience of captive breeding and animal husbandry, knowledge and understanding of conservation issues and a driving is licence essential.

 

Salary: National Minimum Wage for age group

 

Visit our website to apply: www.pensthorpe.com/jobs

 

Closing Date: 17 February 2019 

 

 

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