Abby’s Employee of the Month!

Customer Services Team Member, Abby Staniland, received some amazing news when she was named our Employee of the Month! Abby was put forward by Retail Manager, Isobel Blackwell and Zoo Manager, Matt Lewis, after we received wonderful feedback about her from the parents of recent Little Zoo Keeper experience participants. Isobel said: “It’s always lovely […]

Carl’s chuffed!

Customer Services Team Member, Carl Westwood, was chuffed to be named our latest Employee of the Month! Carl, who’s been working here for 11 months, was nominated by Finance Manager, Jonathan Ashfield, for his willingness to try a number of roles. Jonathan said: “Carl is always willing to help and have a go at a […]

Brian’s on the right track!

Train driver, Brian Rudd, is on the right track after being named our latest Employee of the Month!   Brian was awarded gift vouchers and a certificate in recognition of his reliability and customer service driving our popular 2.5 litre diesel locomotive, Dotto.   Retail Manager Isobel Blackwell, who nominated Brian for the monthly staff […]

Congratulations Jack!

Congratulations to Head of Education and Conservation, Jack Williams, who has been chosen as our latest Employee of the Month! Jack was nominated by Curator Richard Brown, for developing an online staff resource database for DZC staff. Zoo Manager Matt Lewis said: “The shared digital drive developed and set up by Jack contains a library […]

Thank You, Zoo Keepers!

It’s International Zoo Keeper Day, when we say ‘THANK YOU’ to our keepers for their contributions and care towards the conservation of all creatures great and small! The event is celebrated around the globe on St Francis’ Day (October 4) – the worldwide Feast Day of Saint Francis of Assisi who is the patron saint […]

Gemma’s great work!

DZC Customer Services Team Member, Gemma Bramhall’s great work has been applauded by zoo bosses, who have named her our Employee of the Month! Gemma was nominated for the monthly accolade by Retail Manager, Isobel Blackwell, after the zoo received some really lovely feedback from two separate visitors following a recent Little Zoo Keeper experience, […]

Job well done, Jared!

It was a job well done for Jared O’Neil, who’s been named our latest Employee of the Month.   Jared, who joined us just over a year ago on an apprenticeship scheme, has not only impressed zoo bosses with his attitude and skills, recently receiving a permanent job offer as a Trainee Keeper here, but […]

Amazing Abby!

Congratulations to Customer Services Team Member, Abby Staniland, who is our latest Employee of the Month! Abby was nominated by Retail Manager, Isobel Blackwell, after receiving fantastic feedback from parents of recent Little Zoo Keeper experience participants. She was awarded a certificate and a gift voucher from the zoo’s management team as a Thank You. […]

Rachel spreads Christmas magic

Christmas came early for DZC’s Graphic Designer, Rachel Lane, who’s been named our latest Employee of the Month!   Rachel was thanked with a certificate and gift voucher for her work in designing and creating the site’s festive displays, including Santa’s Toy Emporium in the Safari Shop, the reindeer paddock and farm barn. Nominator DZC […]