Just like our animals, jobs at CHESTER ZOO come in all shapes and sizes. Your career with a charity like us will be rewarding, chock full of memorable moments, and most importantly, you’ll be making a real difference for all our animals and visitors!

So you want to WORK in a ZOO?


We’re often asked what it takes to work in a zoo. Here are a few tips and hints for getting your DREAM ZOO JOB.



The PERKS of the job


If making a real difference for wildlife isn’t enough, you’ll also get a host of other benefits like 33 DAYS HOLIDAY and FREE ZOO TICKETS!



Our Conservation Scholars and Fellows Programme


We’re proud to be helping to train the next generation of CONSERVATION SCIENTISTS…



Life at the   ZOO

We love working at the zoo, and we think you will too.


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