Working On Safari
Interested in a career working within a zoological collection?
Our careers hub provides you with more information about working within zoological education, animal husbandry and welfare and what it’s like to work at Knowsley Safari.
You’ll find information about our latest vacancies as well as answers to some of the frequently asked questions we receive; and we also provide some tips and advice on the recruitment process and what we look for in an applicant. For more information on our applicant privacy notice here.
We hope that you find the careers hub to be a useful portal of information for those of you wishing to work within a zoological collection, and here, at Knowsley Safari.
If you are looking for a career where you would be part of an organization that actively tries to make a difference to the natural world by inspiring and connecting our communities to benefit all of those generations still to come, then Knowsley Safari could be the place you’ve been searching for.
This amazing feeling and call to action is something which our staff care so passionately about. We focus on making a positive impact on our guests, our animals, our community and our people.
We are recruiting for an Control Ranger to work on the Knowsley Safari Foundation project: Reclaiming Reds. This role, funded by the National Lottery Heritage Fund, is designed to connect the local community to our national heritage as part of a wider conservation project aiming to see Red Squirrels return to the Knowsley Estate and surrounding areas.
The Recruitment Pack for this role which includes more information along with the job description and person specification can be downloaded here.
Application Form can be downloaded here and must be submitted along with your CV.
The closing date for applications is midnight on Friday 31st July 2020.
Student Placements and Work Experience
For individuals who are planning a career within the zoological community, Knowsley Safari’s Internships are a fantastic opportunity to learn from our experienced staff within an outstanding Safari Park environment.
At this time we only offer the advertised placements and are therefore unfortunately unable to accommodate any other requests that do not meet the criteria or commitment as outlined. Please read all information carefully before emailing or applying.