ZOO GUEST ENGAGEMENT VOLUNTEERS

Zoo
Volunteer


Are you someone who has a passion for animals, the outdoors and likes to interact with people? Then we have a great opportunity for you to join our growing zoo volunteer team!


As a guest engagement volunteer, you will be interacting with our guests and helping to run activities that provide basic knowledge of species, basic animal behaviors, their IUCN category, our conservation connections, take home actions for our guests and answering general queries.


Full training will be provided as well as information about the animals and our conservation work which you will share with guests, enhancing their experience when visiting the zoo.

 

Requirements

 

What do you need?

• to be confident and enthusiastic when talking to a range of guests, in a friendly and welcoming manner
• a keen interest and a basic knowledge of animals and conservation
• to be comfortable outdoors, with some walking/standing and occasional poor weather
• to be flexible and able to commit to a minimum of 3 hours per week
• to be 18 or over

What’s in it for you?

• become part of a like-minded, friendly team.
• learn new skills and gain experience in a public facing role
• a volunteer uniform
• free parking

Please send a completed Expression of Interest form via email to recruitment@draytonmanor.co.uk, or post a copy to Drayton Manor Park,Nr Tamworth Staffordshire B78 3TW
To download an Expression of Interest form please click here.

CV's not accepted.

 

Deadline: 31 Mar 2019. 17:00