We accept applications all year long (no deadlines).
You need to be at least 18 years old to apply for an internship.
Please send your application in English or German, including a Europass CV and a motivational letter to firstname.lastname@example.org. Do not forget to mention which type of internship you are applying for and in which time period you are available.
Four months presence is required for these internships; however, six months stays will be preferred. Interns will start with a one month trial period. If that works mutually well, the internship continues for the full time period.
Animal keeper assistant internship
An animal keeper assistant helps with the daily tasks arising in animal keeping and maintenance. One can gain insight into animal keeping and training. Furthermore, often our interns take over responsibility for certain areas of work, such as ordering food, organizing tours, etc.
Please make sure that this internship is also credited by your institution, should you need/want this.
Visitor program & administration internship
This internship is mainly intended for students of tourism, economics and related disciplines.
The WSC is a middle-sized enterprise necessitating organization of many different tasks. Next to the work with the animals, the complex logistics of the WSC is supported by a sophisticated and diverse administration.
According to the current needs and intern wishes, the intern supports the WSC in tasks like event organization, holding visitor tours, developing and selling shop products, customer care, updating the social media appearance, etc..