Animal Keeper

Posted 10 May 2024
Salary £400 a week (3 days a week)
Job type Permanent
Discipline Agricultural & Farm ServicesFarmingGraduate & Trainee
Contact NameCharlotte Levent

Job description

Are you passionate about working with animals and looking for an opportunity to make a difference in their lives? We are working with a beautiful estate in Berkshire to recruit a dedicated Animal Keeper to join their team. As an Animal Keeper, you will play a vital role in caring for their diverse range of animals, including livestock, donkeys, ponies, poultry, and guinea pigs. 
The role will require the candidate to work 3 days a week, Friday-Sunday. 
The Job
  • Feeding animals according to dietary requirements.
  • Mucking out stalls and pens to maintain cleanliness and hygiene.
  • Moving animals between grazing areas or enclosures as necessary.
  • Monitoring the health and well-being of all animals under your care.
  • Administering basic medical treatments or notifying the appropriate personnel of any health concerns.
  • Ensuring that all animal housing and facilities are maintained to a high standard.
The Candidate
  • Previous experience working with animals, preferably in a similar role.
  • A compassionate and patient demeanor when interacting with animals.
  • Strong communication skills and the ability to work well within a team.
  • Full UK Driving Licence
The Package
  • Competitive salary of £400 per week.
  • Opportunity to work with a variety of animals in a picturesque Berkshire estate.
  • Training and development opportunities to enhance your skills in animal care.
  • A supportive team environment where your contributions are valued and appreciated.
To apply please send your CV to Charlotte Levent, Recruitment Delivery Consultant at clevent@agrirs.co.uk

We appreciate the interest of all applicants and kindly advise that only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
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