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Long term volunteer Primate Carer
International Primate Rescue
Position available: Long term primate carer
You will be responsible for all aspects of primate care as outlined below.
Food preparation and feeding
Distributing supplements, primate pellets and conducting checks on the primates
Cleaning and maintaining the enclosures
Observations and monitoring
Recording behaviours and concerns in the daily observation book
Rescues (collections etc)
Introductions of new comers or sanctuary monkeys
Hand rearing, when necessary
Transporting primates to the vet, when necessary
Any concerns regarding the health or welfare of a primate must be reported to Sue immediately.
Any information you believe would be helpful to the health of welfare of the primates must be discussed with Sue prior to mentioning it as a fact to long or short term volunteers. The information will be discussed with a professional before any changes are made.
No qualifications are required but the suitable candidate will be hard-working, motivated, driven and will have an interest in primates or animal care
Voluntary with food and accomodation included
provided for internship/volunteer positions (travel, meals, lodging):
food and accomodation included
Term of Appointment:
1 year with 1 month probabtionary period and 5 weeks holiday
Plot 20, Boundary Road
Kromdraai PO BOX 210
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