Work Experience

Student Work Experience Placements – Animal Keeping Department

Work experience placements in our Animal Keeping department are now fully booked until week commencing 24th October 2016.

To apply for a placement after this date, please read the following criteria to determine whether you qualify.

•             You must be available for a 3 consecutive weeks placement (Monday-Friday) and;

•             You must be a minimum age of 17 years and;

•             You must be enrolled on or currently studying for an animal-related course at Level 3 or above

Please note accommodation and transport must be arranged independently and funded by the student.

If you meet all of the above criteria and would like to be considered for a work experience placement, please download the Application Pack which includes an Application Form, Tutor Statement and Guidelines for Work Experience Students.  You should then forward your completed Application Form and Tutor Statement by email to or by post to HR Department, Twycross Zoo, East Midland Zoological Society, Burton Road, Atherstone, Warwickshire, CV9 3PX.

Twycross Zoo Application Pack for Work Experience (July 15)