Zoo Guest Engagement Volunteers


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 zoo guest engagement volunteer, you will interact with our guests and run fun activities that provide knowledge of our species and conservation work, basic animal behaviors, their IUCN category, take home actions for our guests all while 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.



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.

 To be able to make a recruitment day on either Tuesday 28th May or Sunday 2nd June.

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 zooworkexperience@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: 24 May 2019. 17:00