Current vacancies

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


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Schools Assistant

ZSL London Zoo’s Discovery and Learning department are looking for a Schools Assistant to join our team in a part-time, seasonal role.

Seasonal Practical Learning Officer

The seasonal Practical Learning Officer will play a key role in helping deliver ZSL’s learning strategy and in doing so achieve the Society’s mission to raise awareness and inform visitors and other audiences about the natural world and associated conservation issues. 

Discovery & Learning Officer (schools and admin support)

ZSL Whipsnade Zoo’s Discovery and Learning department are looking for a Discovery & Learning Officer (schools and admin support) to join our team in a part-time, seasonal role. 

US Fundraising Development Officer (12 Months FTC)

ZSL is seeking an exceptional candidate to be our new US Fundraising Development Officer. 

Deputy Team Leader - Aquarium (Full-time/ Permanent)

An opening has arisen for a Deputy Team Leader in the Aquarium at ZSL London Zoo. This position will include deputising for the Aquarium Team Leader in their absence to ensure the smooth operation of the section as well as being directly involved in the day to day operation of the Aquarium section.

Finance Administrator - Conservation Programmes

We are offering an exciting opportunity for an experienced administrator to join our Operations Team within the Conservation Programmes department.

Fixed Term Commercial Warehouse Assistants

Reporting to the Commercial Warehouse Manager you will be a part of a team involved in carrying out a range of warehouse activities.

Country Co-ordinator (Full-time / 1 Year FTC)

ZSL are looking for a Country Co-ordinator for ZSL’s Cameroon country programme. The successful candidate will support the Country Manager and project staff with the development and implementation of the Cameroon Country Strategic Plan. 

Seasonal Ground Operative - Whipsnade Zoo (Full-time/ 6 months FTC)

We are looking for Grounds Operatives, on a temporary basis (Full-time / 6 months FTC), to assist with numerous tasks and projects around Whipsnade Zoo. 

Marketing Manager (Full-Time / Permanent)

ZSL have recently reengineered a role in their Marketing Division due to growing responsibilities. This has lead to the creation of a new role and to find a leader who can build on past progress, take them forward, make decisions and to lead this busy team.

Seasonal Catering Assistants (Whipsnade Zoo)

The catering team at ZSL Whipsnade Zoo are currently recruiting catering assistants to join our well established team.




Volunteer Field Assistants – Tsaobis Baboon Project, Namibia

We are seeking volunteer field workers to assist on a study of the behavioural and population ecology of desert baboons at our long-term field project in Namibia.

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