Consider a job at the Brandywine Zoo

Please also check for job postings for the Brandywine Zoo on, the AZA Jobs Page and on DNREC’s Employment page.

Current Opportunities

Community Engagement Lead (Apprenticeship)
This grant-funded contractual apprenticeship, the Community Engagement Leader (CEL), will work with Zoo Education and Conservation staff to facilitate a series of new aligned projects focusing on developing conservation skills, awareness, and engagement in the community.


Early Childhood Educator (Part Time)
This position will work part-time for the Brandywine Zoo in the Education Department. The Early Childhood Educator (ECE) will coordinate and develop classroom and outdoor early childhood programming, including toddler and PreK programs, nature play programming, and school-age programming to develop an affinity for wildlife and expose our guests to the benefits of outdoor play.


Paid Internships

To Apply for Internships: All volunteers must complete the DE State Parks Intern Application. Interns must also complete and pass a background check administered by DE State Parks. For more information, please visit

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