Job Vacancy – Head of Displays – Birds and Mammals

Tropical Wings Zoo is one of the best interactive Zoo attractions in Essex.  We pride ourselves on providing a unique animal experience with fun for all age groups.

We are currently looking to recruit an experienced Head of Displays to be responsible in providing entertaining, informative and interactive animal encounters throughout the zoo.

Main duties:

  • To present entertaining, factual and educational animal encounters to our visitors
  • To train and care for a wide range of species, including Coati’s, Lemur’s, Owl’s, Parrot’s and Skunk’s
  • To train existing and new Keepers on methods of presentation and engagement with our visitors
  • Devise new presentations as and when required for new encounters, new species and relevant public holiday attractions


This individual will be the principal trainer at Tropical Wings who will be responsible in training a number of animals as well as providing presentation methods to existing and new members of the team.

The ideal candidate should have proven presentation and husbandry skills, together with a flexible, ‘can do’ attitude.

Qualification in Zoo Animal Management or equivalent is also essential.

To apply please send a covering letter along with your CV using the following form

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