Volunteer Program

Here at The National Reptile Zoo we run a volunteer program for those interested in animal care and who wish to get a more hands on experience working in a zoo setting.

We offer opportunities to get involved in tasks such as biometrics, general zoo upkeep, animal care, feeding and aiding in research projects here in the zoo. All applicants must be over 18 at the time of applying.

Applying for a volunteer position:

When applying, students are asked to send in;

  • A current Curriculum Vitae
  • 2 references
  • NRZ Work Placement Application Form (click here to download)

These documents can be emailed to info@nationalreptilezoo.ie with Work Placement in the title.

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