Positions: Volunteer Wildlife Rehabilitation Internship
Reports to: Wildlife Rehabilitation Manager
Organization: Toronto Wildlife Centre
Location: Currently based at Downsview Park, with plans to relocate to the Rouge National Urban Park, Toronto / North York / GTA, Ontario
Start Date: Winter 2020
Commitment: 6 month (96 shifts) or 4 month (64 shifts): 40 hours per week; 4 x 10 hour shifts. Weekends, evenings, and holidays.
Toronto Wildlife Centre interns are immersed in every part of wildlife rehabilitation; providing direct care for wild patients that includes a wide variety of Ontario’s native birds, mammals, reptiles, and amphibians. This unique opportunity is intense, repetitive at times, fast-paced, physically demanding, requires significant responsibility, initiative, and may be one of the most interesting and rewarding experiences you will ever have. In this often challenging position, you will be given the opportunity to see what wildlife rehabilitation is really like; providing you with hands-on experience that may lead you down an exciting new career path and perhaps find you a few new friends and lifelong memories along the way.
Education and Experience:
Please send cover letter, resume, availability, and 3 letters of recommendation (current TWC volunteers only require 2 letters) to firstname.lastname@example.org . Please make sure “Internship” is included in the subject line.
We would like to thank you for your interest in this position. Unfortunately, due to the anticipated number of candidates only those who qualify for an interview will be contacted. Thank you for your understanding.
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Current status: Open/apply now. Date posted: Aug 20 2020 ID: 57336