It takes a number of people to run the zoo on a day to day basis. There is a wide variety of people with a range of skills, experience and knowledge who all work together to achieve our purpose and aspiration.

Our Employees work with our underlying values:

  • Passion – we inspire and influence by bringing pride, care and commitment to our work
  • Innovation – we seek creative ways to achieve goals and turn ideas into reality by promoting a culture of learning and improving
  • Respect – we respect individuals values and encourage a culture of collaboration, diversity, listening and trust.
  • Engagement – we create experiences and connections that make a positive difference
  • Effectiveness – we are accountable, focus on clearly defined goals and work as a team to turn words into action.


Benefits of working for Zoos SA

Zoos SA offers a wide range of employee benefits including:

  • Annualised Salaries
  • Income Protection
  • Membership to Zoos SA
  • Access to additional discounted member tickets
  • Opportunity to join a fun and active social club
  • Discounts on Retail items or special event prices.
  • Access to a free and confidential Employee Assistance Program & Manager Assistance Program
  • Professional membership reimbursements
  • Annual flu vaccinations
  • Paid parental leave

Keeper Hayley made this incredible Pygmy Blue-tongue cake for the #TSBakeoff, complete with the spider burrows thes…

About Zoos SA

Zoos SA is a not-for-profit conservation charity that exists to connect people with nature and save species from extinction.

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