This exciting role, managed within our Conservation Department, is based at RZSS Highland Wildlife Park, as part of our EU LIFE funded European partnership project Saving Wildcats (SWAforLIFE). The role will be part of an animal team dedicated to the off-show management, breeding and pre-release training of wildcats at our new Conservation Breeding for Release facility. This team plays a critical role in preparing wildcats before they are released in to the wild. Project partners for Saving Wildcats include: NatureScot, Forestry and Land Scotland, Cairngorms National Park Authority, Nordens Ark (Sweden) and Junta de Andalucia (Spain).
Some of the things you’ll do:
View our full job description to find out about the skills and experience required and what we'll offer in return here.
Shortlisting of applications and interviews for this position will take place while the advert is live; the advert will close once a successful candidate has been found. Interested candidates are therefore encouraged to submit applications as quickly as possible.
Have a question about the role, the team, or the Highland Wildlife Park – feel free to get in touch with David Barclay, Ex-Situ Conservation Manager on firstname.lastname@example.org or Ian Simpson, Saving Wildcats Project Lead email@example.com
Closing Date: 30/06/2022 Location: Highland Wildlife Park, Kincraig