Want to be part of the Yorkshire Wildlife Park team? Stay posted for the great opportunities we have at the Park.

Please review the current vacancies which are listed on this page. If you wish to apply please download the Application Form below.

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Animal Ranger:

The Animal Ranger is responsible for caring for our animals, including feeding and cleaning reserves, as well as a range of other responsibilities.

Animal Ranger: job vacancy information pack (pdf)

Assistant Management Accountant:

The Assistant Management Accountant will provide a range of accounting support to the finance department at YWP.

Assistant Management Accountant: job vacancy information pack (pdf)


The Chef will work within our busy catering facility to ensure food is prepared and cooked to an excellent standard for our guests.

Chef: job vacancy information pack (pdf)

Education Assistant:

The Education assistant will work with our fantastic Education team to deliver teaching to schools and other groups visiting YWP.

Education Assistant: job vacancy information pack (pdf)

Head of Animals:

The Head of Animals will be responsible for the development, delivery and management of all commercial activities within the Animal Department.

Head of Animals: job vacancy information pack (pdf)

Leisure Assistant:

The Leisure Assistant is responsible for maintaining the excellent cleanliness standards at YWP, as well as a range of other on-site duties.

Leisure Assistant: job vacancy information pack (pdf)

Visitor Services Assistant:

The Visitor Services Assistant will make sure all visitors are greeted on arrival and issued with all the information they’ll need for a great visit to YWP.

Visitor Services Assistant: job vacancy information pack (pdf)