Careers

We are always looking for talented individuals to join our growing team.

If we do not have any suitable career vacancies but you would be interested in joining the team in the future, please send your current CV and a cover letter to info@cotswoldfarmpark.co.uk.

We will then hold your details on file for 6 months, and will contact you within that period should anything suitable arise.

Due to the rural location of  the Farm Park, it is essential that you have access to a car or reliable transport. 

CHEF

Are you passionate about great food and enjoy working in a busy environment? We are looking for a friendly, hardworking individual to join us in our newly renovated 120 seater Café in the Cotswolds.

This is a varied role within a busy environment including, but not limited to, the following tasks: preparing simply cooked dishes to a high standard, baking cakes, making soups, sandwiches etc. Previous baking skills experience would also be an advantage but training will be given.

No split shifts, working in a small and friendly team. Working 8am-5pm, 5 days per week including weekends on a rota basis.

The applicant would need to be well organised and have experience of working in a commercial kitchen environment.

Please note own transport is essential due to our rural location.

Salary: Competitive salary, subject to experience. Immediate start available for the right candidate.

To apply: Please send a covering letter and your C.V. to louise.burnell@cotswoldfarmpark.co.uk.

FATHER CHRISTMAS

We are looking for an enthusiastic individual to portray Father Christmas 22nd November – 23rd December. (Mainly weekends, plus occasional weekdays)

From the minute you step into the famous red suit, we want you to become the magical character that everyone wants to meet. You must be kind, confident and jolly in nature. You will need to build a rapport and engage with young and old alike.

If you think that you can bring the magic of Christmas to life, get in touch.

Salary: £12.00-£15.00 an hour.

To apply: Please send your C.V. and covering letter to Emma.Hartwell@cotswoldfarmpark.co.uk.

CHRISTMAS EXPERIENCE STAFF

We are looking for enthusiastic and friendly individuals to bring the spirit of Christmas to our festive events. From the minute you step into costume, we want you to become the magical & fun characters that will deliver our Christmas experience. You must be confident and jolly in nature. You will need to build a rapport and engage with young and old alike.

If you think that you can bring the magic of Christmas to life, get in touch.

This is a seasonal, part time role which will be mainly weekend/holiday work, 22nd November – 23rd December..

To apply: Please send your C.V. and covering letter to Emma.Hartwell@cotswoldfarmpark.co.uk.

CATERING ASSISTANTS

We are looking for fun and reliable individuals that enjoy working in a busy environment.

The role will include; running food, clearing tables, general housekeeping and helping with basic food prep. You will also be required to work on the till and/or preparing fresh coffees. Appropriate training will be provided.

The applicant must be confident, enthusiastic and willing to work as part of a busy team. Minimum age requirement of 16 and having access to your own car or reliable transport is also essential due to our rural location.

Contract type: Full and part time positions are available

Working pattern: Hours are flexible but we will particularly need cover during busy periods including weekends, bank holidays and school holidays

To apply: Please send your CV and covering letter to Louise Burnell, Food and Beverage Manager, at louise.burnell@cotswoldfarmpark.co.uk.

STAFF BENEFITS INCLUDE:

  • Pension scheme
  • Uniform
  • Free parking
  • Christmas day and New Year’s day off
  • Staff socials
  • 20% Discount in Café and Shop
  • Free Farm Park entry for family
  • Free entry to selected local visitor attractions

 

WORK EXPERIENCE (March – December)

We are able to take up to two students per week. As we receive a large number of requests for work experience placements, please contact us to enquire about availability.

If the dates you require are available, please complete the Work Experience Application Form by clicking on the button below.