Careers and Internships


The Elephant Sanctuary Team works together to provide elephants with herd, individualized lifetime care, and a safe haven dedicated to their well-being. We hope you might consider joining our team and helping us to support elephants.

On this page, you will find the most up-to-date information on employment opportunities with The Elephant Sanctuary in Tennessee.

As an equal opportunity employer, it is our policy to treat all employees equally without regard to race, color, religion, age, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, veteran status, or disability.

Transparency In Coverage
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leads to the machine-readable files that are made available in response to the federal Transparency in Coverage Rule and includes negotiated service rates and out-of-network allowed amounts between health plans and healthcare providers. The machine readable files are formatted to allow researchers, regulators, and application developers to more easily access and analyze data.


The Sanctuary’s 12-week Internship Program is focused on providing experiential learning opportunities to individuals seeking to understand, develop, and establish careers in the fields of elephant care and conservation. Interns work closely with Caregivers as well as Education Staff for a multi-departmental learning experience.

Internship program dates will be announced via EleNews, which you may sign up to receive at the bottom of this page.

Current Opportunities

No opportunities currently available.

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