MEDICAL CLINIC APPRENTICESHIPS
Thank you for your interest in becoming a Medical Clinic Apprentice!
Medical Clinic Apprenticeships are available to those with previous wildlife experience. These positions offer practical, hands-on experience in a large rehabilitation clinic. Some of the skills learned include species identification, husbandry techniques, medical exams/triage, answering the wildlife hotline, intern and volunteer management, and other duties. Medical Clinic Apprentices report directly to staff and work closely with the medical clinic team in a more experienced and supervisory role than Wildlife Care Interns. Extensive training and workshops are provided as part of an Apprentice’s training.
Qualifications and Experience:
Three months minimum experience in a wildlife rehabilitation clinic
Associate’s Degree or certification from a college or university in the fields of Wildlife Biology, Ecology, Environmental Conservation, Veterinary Technology or Pre-Veterinary Medicine preferred
Capability to be a patient and professional leader, teacher, and role model for volunteers and interns
Willingness to empower volunteers and interns to learn and perform daily tasks, and assist staff in promoting a positive work culture
Excellent communication skills
Reliability and punctuality (must provide own transportation)
Availability to work up to 50 hours per week in five shifts, including mornings, evenings and weekends
Ability to lift up to 30 lbs unassisted
Aptitude to multi-task, organize, delegate, and manage others
Ability to work efficiently and thoroughly under stress
A Medical Clinic Apprentice is expected to work up to 50 hours/week in five shifts and will receive a $200 stipend per week. Schedule includes some early, late, and weekend shifts, and will be assigned in advance. For a complete job description click here.
There are three Medical Clinic Apprenticeship positions available for 2021
READY TO APPLY?
When ready, you may use the links below to submit your application
online. If you have any questions, please contact our Clinic
MCA Coordinator at email@example.com.
The following documents must be filled out completely in order to be considered for a Medical Clinic Apprenticeship: