Animal carer

Animal Carer
Secret World Wildlife Rescue, Highbridge

An exciting opportunity has now arisen for an outstanding animal carer to join our team on a permanent contract working alongside other skilled animal care colleagues.  You will also be required to supervise the volunteers on your section and work with the section leader to ensure the Secret World policies and procedures are followed.

Employment Details:

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 the full job description and person specification here

How to Apply (please read carefully)

If you wish to have an informal conversation prior to applying, please call Laura Benfield on 01278 768720.

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

Please note CVs will not be accepted.

Closing date for all applications: 26th February 2018 at 12 noon

Interview Date: 7th March 2018

Please ensure you are available to attend the interview date prior to applying and be ready to attend if called.

Alternatively, you may post your application to:

HR Department, Secret World Wildlife Rescue, New Road, East Huntspill, Highbridge, Somerset TA9 3PZ

Please mark your envelope ‘Private and Confidential – Job Application’.

Unfortunately, owing to the large number of job applications we receive, we are unable to respond individually. If you have not heard from Secret World by 2nd March 2018 , please assume that you have not been successful on this occasion. Thank you for your interest in working for Secret World.


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