Work Experience at SEA LIFE Brighton
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Work Experience

Work Experience

Are you interested in a future career working with marine life? Why not come and gain some hands on experience at SEA LIFE Brighton!

Life at the aquarium is busy, ever changing and totally unpredictable. We can never guarantee what you will be doing on your work placement, however we will endeavour to give you as broad and interesting experience as possible.
We will tailor each placement to meet your individual learning requirements. 

To be considered for a work experience placement please send an email with your CV, listing any voluntary or extracurricular activities or other work experience, and covering letting stating when you wish to do your work experience and what you are hoping to gain from it.


Animal Husbandry Experience:

We are currently only taking on research internships. To be eligible you need to be in full-time education studying marine biology or similar courses. The internship should make up a body of research for your course.


Guest Experience/ Entertainments Work Experience:

Suitable for people aged 14 years + in school years 10/11.


Customer Service/ Commercial Work Experience:

Suitable for people aged 14 years + in school years 10/11 or studying travel & tourism.



Our aim is to ensure your placement is both completely flexible and totally beneficial to you – so whatever it is you want to gain experience in, just let us know! We will do everything we can to help you get the most from your time with us.


Please note: We get a lot of requests for May - July and while we will do everything in our power to fit you in, sometimes it won't be possible.