We are looking for an experienced Farm Worker/Groom to join our busy team at New Arrivals.
This is a varied and exciting role, and represents a great opportunity for those who wish to develop a career within one of the UK’s largest animal charities and the largest equine charity working internationally.
In addition to general donkey care duties you will also be assisting with all the New Arrival routines including veterinary examinations, vaccinations, admission medicals, micro chipping, farriery, dentals, worming and, weighing. You will be providing care for animals with special needs and requirements as well as those animals which have behavioural issues. There will also be the opportunity to work the new arrivals from Ireland along with the handling and training of suitable donkeys for the foster scheme.
We would particularly like to encourage anyone with farm worker and tractor experience to apply. You will be able to demonstrate previous equine and animal husbandry experience, together with experience of working with risk assessments in relation to safe working practices.
This is a full-time, fixed term contract starting as soon as possible until 23rd October 2018.
For more information about this role please download our Application Pack.
Closing date for completed applications: 12.30pm on Friday 13th October 2017.
Please download the Word document to complete your application on the computer (preferred option) or, print the PDF form to complete your application by hand.