Chris K is the Interpretation officer at Shepreth Wildlife Park. He teaches people about wildlife within the zoo and local schools. After graduating in zoology he went to teach in Uganda. "I was working with about 1,000 kids for about six months... A lot of people who do work in zoos have always wanted to be a zoo keeper but for me I've always to be out in the wild and looking for the animals out there." He's hoping to go to Brazil soon to do some photography for a charity that buys up rain forest, and in the longer term he would like to spend some time alone in a rain forest and get involved with wildlife documentaries.
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DescriptionJob holders in this unit group perform a variety of other education and teaching occupations not elsewhere classified in MINOR GROUP 231: Teaching and Educational Professionals.
QualificationsEntry is possible with a variety of academic qualifications, professional qualifications and/or relevant experience.
- Designs and implements methods of assessing the performance of students, co-ordinates and undertakes the evaluation of assessments and awards grades of merit based upon performance;
- Co-ordinates the activities of private music and dancing schools, training centres and similar establishments;
- Provides private academic, vocational and other instruction to individuals or groups;
- Teaches English as a foreign language and assists in the tuition of foreign languages.
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