Careers and courses

Zoo explorers

Zoo Explorers

Zoo Explorers is a fantastic, exciting one day course for children aged 5-7 who are ready to explore the Zoo and...

Online Conservation Course

ZSL and United for Wildlife have launched two free online courses designed to empower the next generation of...
Research opportunities at ZSL

Zoological Research Opportunities

The Zoos at London and Whipsnade present a unique opportunity for you to study species and aspects of their...
Junior Zoo Academy ZSL Whipsnade Zoo

ZSL Whipsnade Zoo Junior Zoo Academy (8-10 year-olds)

Junior Zoo Academy is a unique course aimed at children aged 8-10, who love animals and want to learn more about...
Zoo Academy course participants at ZSL Whipsnade Zoo

ZSL Whipsnade Zoo Academy (15-17 year-olds)

Join us for an exciting eight-day course designed for 15-17 year olds who wish to become vets, vet nurses, zoo...
Keeper Graeme with lemurs

Animal Careers Conference

Perfect for those interested in a career with animals, this one-day conference is for 16+.
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ZSL Careers Blog

Meet some of our experts on our exclusive blog channel, giving insight into work life at ZSL.