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Education Officer, Bristol Zoo Gardens

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Education Officer

Salary Range £17,000 pa - £17,474 pa

Our Learning Department requires a full-time Education Officer to provide maternity cover starting during February 2010; the position could last for up to one year.

You will be required to teach sessions within the Zoo’s purpose-built Conservation Education Centre, on a range of topics, to booked groups of varying age and ability; also to assist with many other tasks within the Department, including seasonal activities.

The successful applicant will have excellent communication skills, wildlife and conservation knowledge with the enthusiasm to share this with others.  The ability to work independently and as part of a team. You must be flexible and able to work under pressure.  Basic ICT skills are essential.

A copy of the job description, person specification and application form are available at

Closing date for applications is 5.00 pm on Monday 4 January 2010.

Interviews will be held on Friday 15 January 2010.

Bristol Zoo Gardens is a registered conservation and education charity.

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