Seasonal Opportunities


At Blackpool Zoo, we aim to ensure that all of our visitors experience a fantastic day out. It’s not just about the amazing animals, each member of our team plays a part in making this happen.

For the following vacancy, we are seeking confident, enthusiastic, flexible and motivated staff aged 16 or over. Experience isn’t necessary, but a SMILE is a must.

We are excited to launch the start of 2024 recruitment, starting off in the following areas…


Catering Assistants (positions available now)

We are seeking energetic and customer-focused individuals to join our team as Seasonal Catering Assistants. As a Catering Assistant, you will play a crucial role in delivering exceptional dining experiences to our visitors in one of our many outlets across the Zoo. This is a fantastic opportunity for individuals who enjoy working in a dynamic environment, have a passion for customer service, and thrive in a team-oriented setting.


We are looking to fill a number of vacancies with positions available now. All jobs are seasonal, occasionally weather dependent, with full and part-time hours available.

We’ll provide full training and uniform and we pay up to the living wage (dependent on age). We also offer a whole host of benefits including complimentary zoo tickets, discounts and free parking… Oh, and you’ll be working in an award-winning zoo!!

If you feel you are ready to join our troop at Blackpool Zoo, please email a CV and cover letter, stating the position you are applying for, to or via post to the People and Organisation Department, Blackpool Zoo, East Park Drive, Blackpool, FY3 8PP. Application forms can be provided upon request.

If you have previously applied, please feel free to apply again.  We will invite successful applicants for interview within 4 weeks.