Symbio provides University Vocational Placements for students completing relevant University degrees and looking for practical work experience within the Zoo Keeping industry.
Placements are for 10 days (Monday – Friday over two consecutive weeks), with limited positions available throughout the year. Placements will involve hands on Zoo Keeping related tasks, across each section within the park.
Please note; University Vocational Placement does not provide access to any zoo related Veterinary experiences.
APPLICANTS FOR UNIVERSITY VOCATIONAL WORK PLACEMENT SHOUD MEET THE FOLLOWING REQUIREMENTS:
- Applicants must be of 18 years or older.
- Placement period of 10 days, out of school holiday trade.
- Hours 7.30am – 4.30pm and work in all weathers (rain, hail or shine)
- Ability to work unsupervised.
- Ability to perform physical tasks.
- Ability to follow direction.
- Ability to communicate clearly and consciously.