In addition to the positions listed below, please check the City of Norfolk Job Page for animal services, customer service, horticulture, maintenance and security positions.
The Virginia Zoo’s Education Department seeks enthusiastic educators to conduct weekend birthday parties and overnights, summer camps and other programs. Candidates must possess experience in teaching children of a variety of ages, including very young children; be very organized, creative, fun and flexible; have good communication skills; have a demonstrated commitment to customer service; and be able to work well in a team.
Experience handling a variety of exotic animals is very desirable. Willingness to learn to handle a wide variety of animals is required.
Candidates must be available to work on weekends. Hours vary from 8 hours per month to 40 hours per week depending on program schedules which vary throughout the year.
Starting wage $7.50 to $8.00 per hour depending on experience.
To apply, please email your resume, cover letter and 3 references to email@example.com or fax to (757) 625-1061, attention Streett Coale, Senior Zoo Educator.
No phone calls or personal visits please.
Please note that, due to the large numnber of applicants, we may not be able to respond individually to all applications.