Long-term animal care assistant at a bear sanctuary – Germany ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡บ

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Stiftung fur Baren, logo3 Long-term ESC positions โ€“ Stiftung fur Baren (foundation for bears ๐Ÿป) seeks to rescue and rehabilitate bears from previous neglect and provide them with a lifelong home at their two sites in Germany; Alternative Barenpark Wobis and Alternative Wolf und Barenpark Blackforest. The charity currently has 3 long-term placements available from April 2023.

The bears, Daggi und Pardo.

Bearpark Wobis
  • 1 x Animal Keeper placements (12 months)
  • 1 x Education Assistant (12 months)
Wolf and Bearpark Blackforest
  • 1x Educational Assistant and Animal Keeper (12 months)
Animal Keeper tasks at Wobis.

As a volunteer, you will learn how to do basic tasks first, before moving on to more complex work. Volunteers’ duties will include:

  • Preparing and feeding animals
  • Cleaning outdoor facilities
  • preparing and distributing medication if required.
  • Creating enrichment items
Educational Assistant at Wobis
  • Conducting guided tours to visiting groups
  • Preparing educational material
  • Assisting educational staff with on and off-site events.

The bear Daria

Educational Assistant and Animal Keeper at Blackforest

This placement is a combination of both the tasks conducted as an animal keeper and an educational assistant.

Eligibility

Volunteers MUST register as a European Solidarity Corps volunteers and be from an EU country.

Due to the work and working environment, volunteers should also be physically fit and able, self-motivated and have a good team spirit!

Benefits ๐ŸŽ–๏ธ

As an ESC volunteer all your food, travel and accommodation will be funded by the programme. You will even receive a small amount of pocket money each month! As long as you are between 18-30 years old, and live in an EU country you will be eligible!

Doro the bear


CONTACT DETAILS ๐Ÿ”๐Ÿ“ง


Long-term ESC positions as animal care assistant -To register please see the link below.๐Ÿ‘‡

https://youth.europa.eu/solidarity_en

To find out more information about the placements and how to apply, please email Sabrina Schroeder sschroeder@baer.de ๐Ÿ“ง

Good luck!

STIFTUNG fรผr Bร„REN Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/STIFTUNG.fuer.BAEREN

Organization website: https://www.baer.de/

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