Kickstart Scheme

Dartmoor Zoo is proud to support young people and will be offering a range of placements through the government’s Kickstart Scheme.

The Kickstart Scheme provides funding to create new job placements for 16 to 24 year olds on Universal Credit who are at risk of long term unemployment. If you are interested in a Zoo placement please speak to your Work Coach through your Job Centre.

6 month placements will include:

  • Entry Level Animal Keeper
  • Researcher
  • Education Assistant
  • Finance Assistance
  • Administrator
  • Restaurant and Events Assistant
  • Maintenance Assistant


Dartmoor Zoo Application Form


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