Trainee Falconer

Vacancy Details

This is a Jobs Growth Wales vacancy

Employer Name:

Pembrokeshire Falconry Ltd

Type of vacancy:

Jobs Growth Wales

Location:

Carmarthen

Closing Date:

26/03/2017

Vacancy ID:

37725

Pay:

NMW

Hours of Work:

40

Start Date:

27/03/2017

Age Range:

Applicants must be between 16 and 24

Duration of vacancy:

Six month job initially with a view to becoming a permanent position

Careers Wales Admin Ref:

Not specified

Vacancy Description

Occupation:
Small Animal Care
Sector:
Environment, Animals and Plants
-All aspects of Bird of Prey Management; Including flying,
feeding and Healthcare,
-Cleaning of Aviaries,
-Maintenance of the infrastructure of the centre, including
painting and gardening,
-Presenting to the public,
-A driving licence is essential as we work at many different
venues and you must be able to transport birds in our company
vehicles,
-Promote equality and diversity for all staff and guests,
-During the six month programme full in-house training will be
given towards completing a Beginners Award for Falconry. We
would expect this to be completed within the six months (paid
for by Pembrokeshire Falconry),

Training provided

-Full on the job training will be provided by the company, -Leading to a sustainable job for the right candidate.

Preferred Learning Provider

CAMBRIAN TRAINING COMPANY (WBL)

Desirable personal qualities

-Confident in public speaking,
-Articulate & presentable,
-Reasonable physical fitness,
-Motivated & enthusiastic,
-Have a ‘Can do’ attitude,
-Flexible attitude,
-Driving Licence,
-An interest in Birds of Prey or Animals would be an advantage,
-Spoken Welsh would be an advantage to communicate with
guests.

Qualification(s) Required

No Minimum Requirements

Welsh Language Requirements

Welsh Spoken Skills: Advantage.
Welsh Written Skills: No.

Interview arrangements

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Eligibility

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