Work Experience 2017 - Cotswold Wildlife Park, Burford

Witney, Carterton, Chipping Norton, Burford, Eynsham and Woodstock
Closing date: 
31 December 2018
Age required: 
Opportunity type: 

Young people aged 16-18 can apply for a one to two week placement on our Children’s Farm area working predominantly with domestic species. Students aged 18 and above can apply for a four week placement working on one of our four animal sections. Reptiles and invertebrates; Birds; Small mammals and primates: large mammals.  All four week placements start on the first Monday of each month, no exceptions.Whilst every effort will be made to match your interest with the relevant section, due to the high demand for placements this will not always be possible.


All students must have an interest in following an animal related career path. Relevant practical experience would be an advantage.

How to apply: 

All students must undergo an interview before being accepted. If you are interested in applying for a placement in 2017 please download our Work Experience Placement Application (Word) and return it to the email address given on the form. Please visit

Nil - Unpaid work experience

Opportunity provider:

Cotswold Wildlife Park and Gardens
Bradwell Grove
OX18 4JP


Hi, i am 18 years old. I would like to request a 1 week work experience. I am aware of having an interest in animal career which i don't have but i do like animals and like to get to know more about it; so i could increase my knowledge about animals. If possible if i get accepted would it be possible to part take in june 26th, if possible. Thank you for you consideration.

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