Manager, Conservation and Education – Atlantis, Dubai
Posted: 13 January 2022 | Full-Time | Atlantis Resorts | Location: Dubai
At Atlantis, we exist to bring the extraordinary to every holiday and experience through connection, empowerment, precision, care and warmth. Inspired by the majesty and mystery of the ocean, Atlantis resorts are unique destinations full of life, wonder and surprise, where we seek to exceed our guests’ expectations at every possible turn.
Nestled between the calm turquoise waters of the Arabian Gulf and the majestic Dubai skyline, Atlantis, The Palm is the crown of the world-famous Palm island in Dubai. With a sense of exhilaration and discovery, we create unforgettable memories by providing guests the opportunity to discover an extraordinary world filled with thrilling adventures. Whether we are designing a couple’s retreat or serving the extraordinary in one of our award-winning celebrity chef restaurants, we approach everything with imagination to spark a sense of courage, inspiration and innovation. This is not simply our job, it’s our passion.
About the role
As Conservation & Education Manager, you will be expected to create education experiences and conservation partnerships which advance our Sustainability agenda and encourage people to protect both people and planet. At Atlantis we create educational experiences for colleagues, guests and the local community to connect them to wildlife and inspire them to protect it. In addition we are committed to building effective partnerships to better understand the animals under our care, and in addition to leverage resources to protect animals and their habitats in the wild.
Previous experience is essential; we are looking for a candidate with a educational background in biology, environmental science, conservation, education or related field. In addition we require between 3-5 years of experience in a formal or informal education environment (such a museum, zoo and/or aquarium). The ideal candidate would be a confident communicator who can effectively work with individuals to deliver engaging programmes and experiences.
Atlantis Dubai is an iconic entertainment destination comprised of two world-class resorts; Atlantis, The Palm and Atlantis, The Royal; offering an unbeatable opportunity for you to grow and develop in your career. Join a team that is adventurous, creative, warm-hearted and extroverted. We believe in making our guests happy beyond anything they have ever imagined. We wow them at every turn and create memories that will last a lifetime. You will be at the heart of this vision, to constantly innovate to deliver Amazing Experiences and Everlasting Memories.
how to apply
The World Association of Zoos and Aquariums (WAZA) is the global alliance of regional associations, national federations, zoos and aquariums, dedicated to the care and conservation of animals and their habitats around the world.