Animal Carer and Release Assistant

This is an exciting new opportunity for an outstanding animal carer to join our team on a permanent contract working alongside other skilled animal carer colleagues.  You will also be required to work with the section leaders to ensure the Secret World policies and procedures are followed. As well as carrying out animal care duties, this role will also provide direct support to our Wildlife Release Co-ordinator, with an approximately 50:50 split in duties.

Salary:                                 £15,756 per annum

Hours:                                 40 hours per week, working to shift patterns which will include weekends and bank holidays as agreed

Holidays:                             30 days holiday per annum (including bank holidays)

Pension:                              2% Employer 2% Employee

Download more information about the role and the person specification here


How to Apply (please read carefully)

If you wish to have an informal conversation prior to applying, please call Laura Benfield, Head of Animal Care Services on 01278 768720.

Candidates should complete the application form (below) and return to Secret World before the closing date. Candidates should pay particular attention to the completion of the supporting statement contained within the application form.

Please note C.V.s will not be accepted. 



Closing date for all applications:       Monday 26th February at 12 noon

Interview date:                                     Tuesday 6th March


Animal Carer and release assistant Information Pack Jan 18

Application Form

Equal opportunities monitoring form