Meet a Keeper is a one-day intensive program for school students in years 9 -11 who have expressed a keen interest in pursuing a career in the Zoo industry, but are unable to attend the School Work Experience program.
Qualifications requiredThis unique program includes a seminar presented by a talented panel of Zookeepers, Zoo educators and other Zoo staff members. Students have the opportunity to learn about all aspects of zoo-keeping, including:
- Career opportunities
- Core responsibilities
- Careers structures and wages
- Completing components of the skill book as completed by keepers undertaking the Zoo Keepers Certificate
Please complete the booking form below and return to the Education Centre.
Dates for Taronga Western Plains Zoo, Dubbo, NSW
- Our 2014 program has concluded. Please visit us in the new year for our 2015 program dates.