Assistant Biologist – Part time
National Marine Aquarium
You will be working as part of a small but dedicated team that are responsible for delivering a consistently exceptional display in the foyer of the City of London's tallest building. The exhibit is based on the reefs around the Great Barrier Reef, Australia and contains animals found there.
The team work on a rota’d basis to provide 7 day cover, providing the very best exhibit maintenance, animal nutrition and welfare, diving operations, record keeping and reporting.
The successful candidate will ideally be located within easy reach of the centre of London. You will be professional, punctual and well presented. You will be an excellent communicator and proficient in the use of computers. A diving qualification in the form of HSE part IV or PADI Divemaster are essential and experience in aquatic animal husbandry of at least one year is preferable, along with the ability to pass a HSE commercial dive medical.
Normal work location will be in London but there may be occasions when you need to travel to the National Marine Aquarium in Plymouth for short periods. This position is open to applicants seeking part time hours.
When applying please forward your CV and a covering letter with details of your current employment and any relevant experience.
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A full job description and person specification is available from our website
Closing Date: 12th May 2017
Interviews to be held on 19th of May 2017