When visiting the zoo you may have spotted them around or may have even spoken to a few of them about the animals or about the work we do in the field. Not only do they have some great knowledge about the wildlife here but the team are conservation champions too, and do a great job at highlighting the vital work we do around the world.

Meet some of the Chester Zoo volunteers below and find out why they love volunteering here and what they’ve gained from it:

As part of National Volunteer Week we’ll also share some of the personal stories from a few of the volunteers – the impact volunteering has had on some has been life changing. Watch this space for more updates.

Find out how to get involved in volunteering at the zoo here.