Education Officer

We are excited to announce an opportunity to join the Education Team at Blackpool Zoo as a permanent Education Officer.

As a multi-disciplinary department, the education team use innovative formal and informal education to ensure Blackpool Zoo visitors benefit from an appealing learning experience that connects them with the natural world. A major component of our zoo education formula is to offer a holistic approach to teaching and learning focusing on promoting conservation.

We are seeking an energetic, creative and industrious individual who has exemplary communication skills and the ability to interact and engage with visitors of all ages to support the delivery of our education programme. The candidate would benefit from having a good knowledge of conversation and zoo education. 

This position is full time and the successful candidate will be required to work 5 days out of 7 including weekends and bank holidays and the salary is £21,400 per annum.

The closing date for applications: 5pm, Wednesday 25th May 2022.

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Please send a detailed CV and covering letter explaining why you wish to be considered for this post to Mrs Anita Bubbins, Personnel Manager, Blackpool Zoo, East Park Drive, Blackpool, Lancashire, FY3 8PP or by email to anita.bubbins@blackpoolzoo.org.uk 

We will reply to successful candidates within 14 days of the closing date.

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