Give us your time and become a zoo ranger or ambassador!

Zoo ranger

Zoo ambassador

Are you interested in animals or would you like to get involved in protecting species and nature? Do you like to approach people and pass on your knowledge? Then become part of our team on a voluntary basis!

Zoo ranger

What zoo rangers do:

  • Support in the preparation, implementation and follow-up of events such as Easter and zoo festivals (assembly and dismantling, handicraft, play and make-up stands, etc.)
  • Supervision of accessible enclosures in the zoo and advice to visitors


What zoo rangers bring:

  • A good feeling for people of all ages and joy in approaching them
  • Willingness to work on busy days such as weekends and public holidays (events)

Zoo ambassador

What zoo ambassadors do:

  • Guided tours of pre-school and primary school children as well as birthday groups through the zoo
  • Supervision of information stands - create awareness of global relationships in species and nature conservation


What zoo ambassadors bring:

  • completed training as a zoo ranger
  • Interest in animals, species and nature conservation
  • Enjoy sharing exciting knowledge with a wide variety of visitor groups
  • Willingness to work on busy days such as weekends and public holidays and / or working days during school hours
  • ideally an educational or scientific background

What all volunteers can expect

  • Was alle ehrenamtlich Tätigen erwartet
  • an intensive familiarization with the zoo and nature conservation topics
  • Use and promotion based on personal knowledge, skills and wishes
  • a zoo ranger or ambassador pass - 365 days of access to the zoo
  • Participation in company parties

 

The team is organized by the zoo pedagogy and public relations department in the zoo.
If you are please send the completed prospective volunteer form via email to pr@tierpark-goerlitz.de.
Please do not hesitate to contact us with any questions.