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
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!
Our latest Employee of the Month, Langan Turner, came to the aid of some visitors who braved a blizzard to get to DZG. The Education Presenter, who gives daily talks, runs school workshops and looks after our small animals in the Discovery Centre, was nominated for the award by several members of the zoo team … Continue reading Langan’s a star!
There’s a treat in store for DZG storeman Mick Young who has been voted employee of the month. The hardworking storeman was put forward for the honour by Zoo Manager Matt Lewis after staying behind after work to help our maintenance team. Mick, who has worked at the zoo for three years, helped finish building … Continue reading Pick of the bunch!
Congratulations to DZG’s Retail Supervisor Lucy Musgrove who has landed our employee of the month award. Lucy, who works in the Safari Shop and offices, was nominated by our finance team for her help and support with a new till system which was introduced last year. And her manager Isobel Blackwell, Retail Manager, was full … Continue reading Lucy lands award!
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!
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!
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!
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!
Dan Harris has finished his seasonal contract on a high after being named employee of the month! Dan, who worked as part of our Customer Services team, received this month’s accolade alongside gift vouchers after being nominated by colleagues for his dedication and enthusiasm. Retail Manager, Isobel Blackwell, said: “Dan’s a great all-rounder and a … Continue reading Dan’s the man!