School Based Trainee – Tayla Jones

Tayla Jones with a Wheatbelt Stimsons Python at Discovery Bay Wildlife Park

Meet Tayla Jones, one of our recent School Based Trainees here at ATC Work Smart. She is currently a Year 11 student at Saint Joseph’s College Albany.

Tayla is completing an 18 month School Based Traineeship in Certificate II in Animal Studies and her Host Employer is Discovery Bay Wildlife Park.

Tayla is no stranger to the team at Discovery Bay Wildlife Park. In Term 1 of 2015 Tayla completed a work placement at the Wildlife Park. Tayla stayed on as a volunteer and 19 months later is a highly regarded team member at the Wildlife Park and has been given the opportunity to continue as a School Based Trainee.

Tayla has completed her First Aid Certificate and recently went away to Perth to complete a Basic Wildlife Rehabilitation Course.