Fantastic opportunity to Join our team of growing Reptile Defenders!
Are you aged 16 or over? Enthusiastic about reptiles?
Have free time to learn about our animals and rescues? Gain confidence and experience?
Like to find out about how you can be a 'Reptile Defender? We would love to hear from you.
Don’t worry if you have no previous experience working with reptiles.
Work alongside the team and learn about our wonderful animals.
Reptile Defenders have opportunities to meet all of our creatures, help at our different events, birthday parties and educational sessions while working alongside the Tom's Talking Reptile's team.
Aspiration of Reptile Defenders:
Learn to handle and care for our reptiles and other creatures.
Learn the back stories, characteristics and information about each of our reptiles and other creatures.
Gain confidence and skills communicating with children, adults and different Special Educational Needs and Disabilities (SEND).
Help supervise our reptiles and other creatures and our equipment while at the events and sessions.
Always prioritise the safety and well-being of our reptiles and other creatures.
Learn to reassure the public and educate on the different creatures we have.
Help with setting up and closing down at the events and sessions.
Defend reptile reputation; promoting reptiles in a positive way
Encourage the public to wash their hands after touching ANY animals