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Job Vacancies

Weekend vacancies for general help in the cafe, would suit school leavers/college students, weekends and school holidays

Please ask for details at reception or café

or phone

Lynn or Jo 01598 763352




The job vacancies have now been closed in both the animal and bird departments 31.12.2015.


The animal husbandry department


There are two seperate keeper departments within the keeper working team.

The "General keeping department" (our generic keepers that includes carnivores, ungulates, reptiles etc., etc.,) which comprises a total of 9 keepers ( 7 keepers full time, 1 part time and an apprentice/trainee).

The bird department which comprises of 4 keepers (3 full time, 1 part time)

These are overseen by the headkeeper and the curator

Working within the animal husbandry department at the zoo are 15 personnel in total.

The commercial department

The commercial team comprises of 3 full time and 4 part time employees. Summer peak season a further 5 seasonal part time employees are added to the working team.

The commercial department is overseen by a manager

The education department

The education department comprises of a team of 2 full time and 1 part time enthusiastic officers.