employee of the month

Louise takes top title

DZG Marketing Assistant Louise Curtis did such a grand job of co-ordinating a toddlers’ trek that she’s walked away with a top title. Kingswinford mum-of-two Louise, who has worked here for nearly 11 years, was named Employee of the Month after managing the two-day Barnardo’s Big Toddle last month and taking on extra responsibilities in Continue reading Louise takes top title

Kriss is a high flyer

Congratulations to our high-flying bird keeper Kriss Pearson who has been recognised for his fundraising efforts and presentation skills. The 25-year-old, who regularly presents the birds of prey display in the Castle Courtyard, has been named Employee of the Month after being put forward for the honour by zoo managers, a visitor and an official Continue reading Kriss is a high flyer

Cracking job Chris!

DZG’s Chris Leeson has clinched our employee of the month title for his animal campaign work and helping run our stores. The 26-year-old Conservation Officer, who has been at the zoo for four years, was nominated by several members of the management team and a keeper on our birds section. As well as raising awareness Continue reading Cracking job Chris!

Jodie tops the list!

Congratulations to Senior Keeper, Jodie Dryden, who is our latest employee of the month. The Lower Primates keeper was nominated by colleagues for her enthusiasm and eagerness in helping promote DZG by taking stunning photographs and videos of our exotic animal collection. Marketing Manger, Andrea Hales, said: “Jodie was chosen as this month’s winner because Continue reading Jodie tops the list!

Amy achieves employee award!

We’re sending congratulations to our Presentation Assistant, Amy Hickman, who’s been voted our employee of the month. Amy, who’s based in our Discovery Centre, works as part of our education team, presenting the daily talks and feeds, education sessions and also hosts our paranormal events. She received this month’s accolade alongside gift vouchers after being Continue reading Amy achieves employee award!

Sam scoops title!

Well done to Senior Keeper, Sam Grove, who’s our employee of the month! Sam, who works with our big cats, ungulates and reptiles, was nominated by colleagues for his commitment and dedication to DZG. Curator Richard Brown, said: “Sam was chosen as this month’s winner because he puts so much time and effort into completing Continue reading Sam scoops title!

Sarah's success!

Congratulations to Senior Keeper, Sarah Evans, who’s our latest employee of the month! Sarah, who works with our big cats and ungulates, received this month’s accolade alongside gift vouchers after being nominated by colleagues for her continued hard work and dedication, especially with fundraising for world animal days. Over the last few months alone, Sarah Continue reading Sarah’s success!