Have you always wondered what it is like to work at Seal Rescue Ireland? Do you or your child aspire to work in the field of Wildlife Rescue?


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We offer a unique opportunity to become part of the team for the day at Seal Rescue Ireland. Sign up for our "Seal Rescuer For A Day" program for a special behind the scenes experience which may include activities such as: 

  • Feeding the seals (guaranteed)
  • Food Preparation
  • Fish Break Out
  • Helping Clean the Seal Enclosures
  • Hands on animal care expereince 
  • Learn each pup's story
  • Up close photo opportunities of the seals


The program runs from 10:00 am to 1:00 pm but rescuers are welcome to stay longer if they desire. If you are interested in this program you must sign up in advance. Anyone under the age of 16 must be accompanied by an adult and children must be 10 or older. There are no physical requirements for this position since the program will be adjusted accordingly to fit everyone's capabilities.  

TO SIGN UP PLEASE CONTACT US AT:  giftshop@sealrescueireland.org

 ****Weekends fill up fast so please book a month in advance for weekend spots. We only take on 4 'Rescuers For A Day' each day (larger groups or families may be considered). 


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  • One Rescuer: €50 
  • Two Rescuers: €75
  • Three Rescuers: €125
  • Four Rescuers: €150

Once your dates are confirmed please finalise payment below at least 2 weeks prior to reserve your booking. Once we receive payment you will receive information about what to bring to prepare for your day!

Program Options:
Name/Age of Rescuer(s):
Date of Program:

Booking fee is non-refundable if cancelled within two weeks of program date, and cancellation fees apply if cancelled prior to the two weeks.