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Posted 4 June by learndirect Careers

Title: Zookeeper

Location: Nationwide

No Experience Needed

learndirect Careers are offering you the chance to gain your 'Zookeeping Level 3 Diploma (RQF)’ and turn your love for animals into one of the most rewarding professions of all time.

As a zookeeper, you’ll usually specialise in working with one type of animal, or In a particular section of the zoo. You will grow to understand the animals in your care and this will allow you to provide them with the best opportunity to thrive.

You will study units such as;

  • Animal Welfare and Ethics

  • Development of Zoos

  • Management of Animals in a Zoo and much more

As a Zookeeper you could;

  • prepare food and feed animals

  • clean out enclosures and change bedding

  • check for signs of distress or disease

  • work with a vet to care for sick animals

  • check enclosures for signs of wear or damage

  • monitor conditions like temperature and humidity

  • keep daily healthcare records on paper and computer

Upon completion of the course, you will be ready to seek employment in zoos and safari parks. Working alongside other animal care professionals to ensure the safety and conservation of our planet.

Take the first step towards a fulfilling new job role by completing this qualification and APPLY now!

Reference: 42937114

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