Current vacancies

ZSL provides a diverse range of jobs across its global sectors. Discover what exciting opportunities are currently available. 

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PGRA Wildlife Veterinarian

The Institute of Zoology, the research arm of the Zoological Society of London, affiliated to University College London, invites applications for a full-time Wildlife Veterinarian.


Head Chef at ZSL Whipsnade Zoo

We are looking for an exceptional individual to take on this challenging Head Chef position at ZSL Whipsnade zoo. The candidate must have a proven track record working within a high volume kitchen.


Trainee Elephant Keeper

A vacancy for a trainee elephant keeper (3 year fixed term) has arisen at ZSL Whipsnade Zoo. 


Elephant Keeper

This is an exciting opportunity to join our innovative and dynamic elephant team in the management of our breeding herd of Asian elephants. 


Projects Co-ordinator

Key responsibilities will be to oversee construction and installation work, produce specifications, plans and costings and ensure that health and safety administration is in place.   


Projects Administrator/Assistant

The role will be crucial to establishing a central project administrative database and updating the project process and protocols in line with the Senior Project Manager. 


Mangrove Conservation Biologist

ZSL is looking to recruit a dynamic individual in an exciting new position as Mangrove Conservation Biologist. This position sits within the Marine and Freshwater team and reports to the Head of Global Conservation Programmes. 


Driver/Engineer at ZSL Whipsnade Zoo

An opportunity to join our Steam Railway operation here at ZSL Whipsnade Zoo, one of the premier Heritage railways in the UK.


Operations Manager - Philippines

ZSL is looking to recruit a dynamic and professional individual in an exciting new position as ZSL-Philippines’ Operations Manager.


Head Chef - ZSL Whipsnade Zoo

We are looking for an exceptional individual to take on this challenging Head Chef position at ZSL Whipsnade zoo. The candidate must have a proven track record working within a high volume kitchen.


Camera Trap Data Analysis Voluntary Intern

This volunteering opportunity involves supporting the development of the ZSL camera trap tool, helping with setting up the tool lookup tables, preparing the user manual, preparing and importing camera trap data and supporting data across ZSL field programmes.