Work experience at ZSL London Zoo & Whipsnade Zoo

ZSL London Zoo and ZSL Whipsnade Zoo do not offer work experience placements on animal keeping sections. We recommend reaching out to similar collections. Details of these can be found on the links below.

Volunteering in BIAZA Zoos and Aquariums
Work Experience in BIAZA Zoos and Aquariums
 

ZSL London Zoo

Work Experience

ZSL London Zoo’s work experience programme is currently only offered to Year 10-12 students from targetted schools in the London boroughs of Camden and Westminster, and those who are members of our Education Access Scheme. As such we are not able to facilitate adhoc requests. We do however run regular career focussed courses, conferences and events throughout the year:

FIND OUT MORE ABOUT OUR CAREERS EVENTS 

 

 

ZSL Whipsnade Zoo

Zoo Academy

ZSL Whipsnade Zoo are pleased to announce an exciting animal based course designed for 15-17 year olds who wish to become vets, vet nurses, zoo keepers or complete other animal related studies.

Find out more about ZSL WHIPSNADE Zoo Academy

 

Work Experience

ZSL Whipsnade Zoo’s work experience programme is currently only offered to local schools who are members of the Whipsnade Zoo Education Access Scheme. As the programme is in its infancy, it is only run through schools due to the logistics necessary. Therefore will not be able to facilitate adhoc requests. We do run regular career focussed courses, conferences and events throughout the year.

FIND OUT MORE ABOUT OUR CAREERS EVENTS