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Sun 10.30am - 4.30pm
Thurs  9.00am - 7.00pm
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Job Vacancies Across Our Company


 

Permanent and seasonal vacancies in our garden ornaments and fencing departments.  Working Monday to Friday 9:00am to 5:30pm. To apply please complete our short application form here.

Part Time Weekend Positions available, working Saturdays or Sundays with roles available in both our indoor and outdoor departments. To apply please complete our short application form here.

Full Time Sales Assistant working in our Gift Department. Monday to Friday 9:00am to 5:30 pm. To apply please complete our short application form here.

 




Weekend General Catering assistants  hours (Various) Restaurant application form

Full time General catering assistant working alternate weekends hours (40) Restaurant application form

Weekend Kitchen Porter required to wash up by hand and machine in our busy restaurant. Experience desirable but not essential as training will be provided. Meets living wage. If interested please apply using the restaurant application form

Full time Catering Assistant: Permanent, ten day fortnight, alternate weekends off.

Full time Catering Assistant: Maternity Cover, ten day fortnight, alternate weekends off. Fixed term 12 month contract.

Weekend General Catering Assistant: Saturdays 9.30am till 5.30pm

Weekend General Catering Assistant: Sundays 9.30am till 5pm

 


 

Birdworld have weekend vacancies. Working as part of our visitor services team, you will be contracted for one weekend day each week and will also be expected to work extra shifts during the holiday periods. These positions cover admission sales, retailing, kiosks and catering. All necessary training will be provided and no previous experience is required.

Seasonal positions.
Working as part of our visitor services team, you will be working a mixture of weekdays and weekend days. These positions cover admission sales, retailing, kiosks and catering. All necessary training will be provided and no previous experience is required. Positions are available from now until late summer/ autumn. (may have the potential of a full time position) Birdworld Application form

Easter vacancies.
Ideal for university students who are returning home for the holidays. Working as part of our visitor services team, you will be working a mixture of weekdays and weekend days. These positions cover admission sales, retailing, kiosks and catering. All necessary training will be provided and no previous experience is required. Following this work we then have the potential of offering summer holiday work. Birdworld Application form

 


Birdworld vacancy: Aviculture Team Lead

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join the Aviculture Team at Birdworld Bird Park and Gardens, comprising Birdworld, Underwater World and the Jenny Wren Farm, in Farnham, Surrey.

The Aviculture team is responsible for the daily care of the main bird collection, comprising close to 200 species, and the Aquarium with 31 displays including fresh and saltwater displays. We are looking for an able bird keeper with proven practical skills and a hands on approach. You will lead a team of dedicated keepers and work closely with other teams as well as with the curator to ensure high standards of animal care and public display are met at all times.

Required:

  • At least 4 years working in a zoological collection in a supervisory/ deputising capacity
  • Motivated individual who can lead a team effectively and communicate well with colleagues
  • Experience of artificial incubation and hand rearing of a variety of species
  • Experience in delivery of medications (as prescribed by our vet)
  • Basic DIY skills associated with enclosure maintenance and enrichment
  • Some experience in developing and maintaining planting within enclosures for both husbandry and visitor needs
  • Be comfortable in giving public keeper talks
  • Excellent written English
  • Understand the importance of good records and accurate, timely reporting
  • Ability to help to develop team members through training and assessment of skills
  • Full clean driving license
  • Passion for Birds and Conservation

Preferred:

  • Tertiary qualification in a biological science / Animal Management
  • Experience with ZIMS
  • Experience with force free animal training for husbandry / animal management

Applications should include an up to date CV and covering letter to be sent to: Recruitment, Human Resources Department,
Denys E. Head Limited, Holt Pound, Nr Farnham, United Kingdom, GU10 4LD

Please also complete our online Application form

Closing date for applications is: Friday 22 March 2019 though we reserve the right to close sooner, once we have sufficient applications.

 

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Garden Style currently has no vacancies.

 


If you are interested in joining our Team...


E mail us for more information: human-resources@dehltd.co.uk

 

Please note that if you are making an application for employment and are not an EU citizen of the following countries, you should not apply for employment unless you already hold a valid UK Work Permit to do so. Evidence of this should be presented at application and interview stage. EU member states are Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxemburg, Malta, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, and the United Kingdom.

Forest Lodge Garden Centre is part of a family business, which includes Birdworld and Garden Style