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working at the zoo.

Being part of the team at Northumberland Zoo is an amazing opportunity for anyone who loves wildlife and conservation.

Northumberland Zoo is an up-and-coming animal collection based in the heart of the countryside and is constantly evolving and growing.

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Volunteering at the Zoo

Volunteering at the Zoo is a rewarding experience whether you have some spare time or you are wanting to gain experience in this industry.

Here at the Zoo we are excited to open our doors to volunteers. We are looking for enthusiastic and committed individuals to help us to deliver our message.

Volunteer Open Day:

- 2nd March, 2024 at 12:30

To register your interest in attending our volunteer event, please contact us first.


Engage with visitors as they enjoy their walk around the Zoo.

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Engage with visitors in one of our walk-through exhibits

Help keep our grounds looking beautiful

working with the animals.

Working with animals is a very competitive industry to break into and we are pleased to offer a volunteer keeper programme where you can work alongside our keeper team as you study for a relevant animal-related qualification.

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