Seasonal Education Opportunities




Organization: The Philadelphia Zoo (AZA Member)
Location: Philadelphia, PA, Country
Job or Internship: Job

Outreach Educator (Zoo on Wheels)

This position performs all vital functions of Outreach educational interpretation, including but not limited to, presenting programs for school auditoriums, classrooms, community and corporate events, after-school programs, preschools and birthday parties. Educators will provide information, in accordance with the Zoo’s goals, specifically: exceeding the expectations of the visitors by providing friendly, outgoing, and mannerly services, and in accordance with the Zoo’s mission, specifically: conservation, education, science and recreation.

If you are interested in the Outreach Educator position, please click here:

https://home.eease.com/recruit/?id=3534111

Night Flight Presenter

Night Flight Programs invite visitors to hike the Zoo in the dark, meet an animal keeper and more! Educators perform all vital functions of educational interpretation, including presenting educational programs for scouts, families and other groups. Educators will provide information, in accordance with the Zoos goals, that will exceed the expectations of visitors by providing friendly, outgoing, and mannerly services. Educators are the ambassadors of the Zoos mission: conservation, education, science and recreation.

If you are interested in the Night Flight Presenter position, please click here:

https://home.eease.com/recruit/?id=3534141

Barnyard Interpreter

Under the general supervision of the Childrens Zoo Curator, greets visitors and maintains safety in the petting area.

If you are interested in the Barnyard Interpreter position, please click here:

https://home.eease.com/recruit/?id=3533931

Backyard Bugs Interpreter

Under the general supervision of the Children’s Zoo Curator, greets visitors, interprets the exhibit and carries out husbandry for the Backyard Bugs Exhibit.

If you are interested in the Backyard Bugs Interpreter position, please click here:

https://home.eease.com/recruit/?id=3533951

Children's Zoo Presenter

Under the general supervision of the Children’s Zoo Curator, presents Children’s Zoo educational programs.

If you are interested in the Children's Zoo Presenter position, please click here:

https://home.eease.com/recruit/?id=3533961

The Philadelphia Zoo is an Equal Opportunity Employer and a smoke free workplace.

PLEASE NOTE: Due to the volume of applications received, the Philadelphia Zoo’s utilizes an online application only. Paper applications and resumes will not be accepted. In order for the Human Resources team to fully review your application and qualifications, please include a copy of your resume and/or employment history. Preference will be given to those applicants that attach a resume and/or detailed job history.