Philadelphia Zoo - Junior Zoo Apprentice Program

Philadelphia Zoo - Philadelphia; West Philadelphia

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General Information
Description of ServiceJZAP is a 3 -4 year work-based learning program for high school students. Students begin the program as volunteers and gain experience in various Zoo departments. Students who complete the first year are helped to find paid summer jobs at the Zoo. Program members also participate in monthly workshops and free field trips. In their third year of participation, a group of apprentices compete for the opportunity to go on a 13-day safari to Africa.
Geographical AreaCounties: Philadelphia; States: PA; Countries: USA
Intake ProcedureCall for information.
Contact Information
Physical Site Address 1 3400 West Girard Avenue
Physical Site City, State, Zip Philadelphia, PA 19104
Main Phone 215-243-1100
Web Address
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: Philadelphia Zoo
Affiliated Program: Philadelphia Zoo - Philadelphia; West Philadelphia
This Service: Philadelphia Zoo - Junior Zoo Apprentice Program
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Apprenticeship Training (ND-2000.3500-050)
Job Training Formats (ND-2000.3500)