Monthly Archives: April 2016
Are you looking for a dreamjob? We are looking for dream caretaker(s) for our sanctuary/awareness project in South Africa.
The actual job starts next year, but as from now we start the selection procedures, and the trial periods & internships, until we have found the one(s) most suitable for this job.
Would be best to have one headcaretaker, but as also people from Overseas are welcome, we can also have two caretakers sharing the job (so seasonal), let’s say yearly 6 months each.
Job described in short: being responsible for the full care, in every sense of the word, of WCW ambassadors: African wildcats, Black-footed Cats, Caracals, Cheetahs, Leopards and Servals.
Please write your info (CV, Photo, motivation) to: Babette de Jonge, email@example.com if you are:
– (preferably) 30+ (if a true die-hard younger also possible)
– Huge wild cats and animal enthusiast, willing to make the care for them priority in your life
– Trustable and representative for WCW
– Good condition, able to work long days
– interested in WCW as whole foundation/organisation
– Able to work for someone…follow his/her wishes
– communicative skills
– Experiences,knowledge, skills – always welcome but more important: true love for the cats and willing to learn!
– Willing to come and stay in South Africa (means to get here)
More info when you write – the sooner, the better!!!
COME AND VOLUNTEER AT WILD CATS WORLD!
Volunteering at Wild Cats World, Eastern Cape S.A. means working with different species of wild cats, like leopard, cheetah, but also with the smaller species African wildcats, Black-footed cats, Caracals and Servals. We have a short term and a long term volunteering offer. Write for the most accurate info to firstname.lastname@example.org
Project Highlights / What Do Volunteers do?
- Working and bonding (no hands-on interaction) with our resident wild cats ambassadors: leopards, cheetahs, African wildcats, Black-footed Cats, Caracals and Servals
- Learning about the Native South African wild cat species and the environment they live in
- Being involved in the daily care and activities. It all depends on your own interest and passion to bond with the cats and the people you work with
- Obtaining info about the other Wild Cats World projects around the world
- Preparing food for the ambassadors (big and small) and assist feeding them (of course you have to be able to prepare meat)
- Cleaning enclosures and camps
- Cleaning of waterholes and feeding stations
- Maintenance and other farm work
- Any other animal related tasks
- Observing the different species in order to get to know them and their specific behaviour
- Possible to meet & greet the Daniell Cheetah animals
- Making friends for life and having new experiences
- Leave your cellphone and daily hassles, and enjoy the time in Africa with the most amazing cats