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Children’s Party Host –Weekend (Part Time)  

Barleylands Farm Park is a friendly, fun and unique place to work. We are seeking a bubbly, approachable and well organised person to join our team. With a range of birthday parties to host, from Farmyard Frolics to Pizza Parties and exclusive hires, we are looking for people who like nothing more than making a child’s birthday the best ever.

As a party host you will be leading large groups of children through different activities. You must be an enthusiastic person, able to communicate effectively with both children and their parents and have excellent time keeping skills.

Our award-winning Farm Park is home to a range of animals including Sheep, Goats, Pigs, Bunnies, Chickens, Alpacas and much more. With a range of daily activities including animal encounters, tractor rides, birds of prey displays, plus our giant bouncy pillow, indoor play barn and go karts the fun never stops. If you have the skills and attributes we are seeking then we would love to hear from you.

About you:

A fun and passionate person who can host our popular birthday parties

Able to create a party atmosphere and lead activities for large groups of children

Confident and authoritative individual with the ability to engage with children and parents 

Can confidently host pizza making demonstrations

Experience delivering exceptional customer service 

Enjoy working indoors and outdoors in a busy and fun environment

A reliable team player with excellent time management

Excellent organisational skills with ability to manage multiple tasks, priorities and forward planning

Aptitude to think on your feet and solve problems creatively

Excellent housekeeping skills 

Ability to support the wider Farm Park team as required

Takes a proactive approach to Health & Safety to ensure a safe working environment

Basic knowledge of food allergens and food safety 

Holder of a full/clean UK Driving License

Great opportunity for anyone who wishes to gain experience to help begin a career in childcare, or to support qualifications such as childhood and youth studies, or even teaching.

 

To apply please email your CV to farmpark@barleylands.co.uk

Deadline for applications is 25th August 2019

 

Farm Park Assistant (Full Time)

Barleylands is a friendly, fun and unique place to work. Not only are we one of South East England’s most popular educational farming and craft centre attractions, our Farm Park attraction is home to a range of animals including Sheep, Goats, Pigs, Alpacas, Cattle, Equines, small furries and Poultry. We offer daily activities including animal encounters, tractor rides, birds of prey displays and Lambing Live. If you have the skills and attributes we are seeking, and can be flexible in your hours of work, we would love to hear from you.

About you:

Enjoy working outdoors in a busy and fun environment

Ability to help care for our farm and animals including sheep, pigs, goats, rabbits and poultry

Interacting and engaging with visitors to promote their understanding of animal welfare and best farming practise

Assisting with lambing, supporting our breeding programme and general livestock husbandry

Carrying out general farm maintenance and gardening duties

Tractor driving, experience is desirable but not essential as full training will be given

A reliable team player with excellent time keeping

Aptitude to think on your feet and solve problems creatively

Takes a proactive approach to Health & Safety to ensure a safe working environment

Holder of a full/clean UK Driving License

 

A great opportunity for anyone who wants to join a successful farm park; working within a team that will help you develop and enhance your career in animal husbandry and livestock management.

 

To apply please email your CV to charlotte@barleylands.co.uk

Deadline for applications is 25th August 2019