Animal Manager

The Isle of Wight Zoo is now part of the recently formed charity The Wildheart Trust. In a period of exciting change we have a rare opportunity to join us as our Animal Manager. In this role you will be responsible for providing direction in best practice for animal husbandry, welfare and care. You will also be managing, implementing and evaluating the administrative, health and safety, operational and planning function of the animal department.

The successful candidate will lead the Animal Team to deliver a consistently excellent standard of safety, service and animal welfare whilst continually working to enhance and promote the Zoo and The Wildheart Trust.

A full job description can be downloaded here.

If you are interested in being considered, please send a CV and covering letter to Katy Hurd by email or by letter – Isle of Wight Zoo, Yaverland Sea Front, Sandown, Isle of Wight, PO36 8QB explaining, with tangible examples, why you are the perfect candidate for this position.

Applications to be received by midday on Wednesday, August 28th, 2019.