Working with Us

Avon Valley Adventure and Wildlife Park is a family-run tourist attraction based between Bath and Bristol. Located just off the A4 with a regular bus service running nearby.  The Park offers great opportunities to expand your skill set and a really friendly and fun team to work alongside.

We are looking for staff to join our team. Customer Service is at the forefront of everything we do along with ensuring visitors to the park feel valued and a welcomed with a cheer.

We currently have vacancies for:

 

Cook

As our cook, we will be looking for you share your knowledge and experience. Working in an engaging team, as well as leading by example to deliver a menu to the highest standards at all times, you will have the creativity to develop this with our Food and Beverage Manager.  This is a full time, permanent position.  For the job description and how to apply please follow this LINK.

Avon Valley Entertainment Ranger

Have you ever wondered what it’s like to help shape an adventure? To be able to make fun
happen and turn a simple moment into an unforgettable one? Do you have high-energy that
you put in to every task you do? Then read on!
2018 is the beginning of Avon Valley’s very own exciting new adventure! We love to create
brilliant and fun experiences and so are looking to expand our in-house fun and
entertainment offerings.

We’re looking for people with:
• Great energy.
• Bags of enthusiasm.
• Natural confidence.
• Outstanding customer service skills.
• Great improvisation skills engaging with guests in live street theatre.
• A desire to create memorable experiences.
• The ability to work as part of a close team yet also be able to work independently.
• The capability to think on your feet and take ownership of issues that may rise.

Do you enjoy amateur drama? Or perhaps you’re studying drama at University or College?
Maybe you’re a graduate? Or just looking for a unique job that’s unlike no other?
If you answered yes to any of those then you could be the right person for us in order to
help shape the adventure for our guests! We’re looking for people of all ages and talents to
join our team so don’t hesitate to get applying!

This role’s contract is a zero-hours contract with hours being offered as and when they are
available in-line with our peak season periods and event offerings.

As part of the Entertainments Ranger team, you’ll be reporting to the Head of Fun and
Entertainment and will help to create brilliant adventures via character meet and greets,
street theatre fun, birthday parties and high energy performances.

Alongside a covering letter detailing why we should choose you to help us make fun, please
send your CV and an up-to-date headshot to mattiapace@avonvalley.co.uk
with “Avon Valley Entertainments Ranger” as the email subject.

Ranger dressed as a witch

Entertainment Ranger at Work

Cafe Assistants 

Can you keep a positive outlook even when faced with a queue of hungry people? Do you have a passion for producing healthy, great tasting food? We are looking for enthusiastic Cafe Assistants to work in our Woodland Kitchen, a buzzing hive of activity serving fresh home-cooked food to visitors of Avon Valley Adventure and Wildlife Park.
Must be good at working under the pressures of a busy kitchen, serving customers with great customer service skills.
Experience of working in a kitchen environment is preferred but not necessary.

Training will be provided.

Interested? Email your CV and covering letter to catering@avonvalley.co.uk

Please note: you will only be contacted, and invited for interview, if your application has been successful.

Flexible Park Rangers
We are currently looking for Park Rangers to provide the best family day out experience, with family-friendly activities and events .  You will be multifunctional throughout the park, duties will include supervising or operating play equipment, demonstrating craft activities, optimising park appearance and providing a helping hand wherever it is required. Shifts are available throughout the week.  We are looking for fun and energetic team members to assist in delivering a family focused day out to our visitors.

Experience in customer service essential.

Interested? Email your CV and covering letter to emilybrown@avonvalley.co.uk.

 

My role at Avon Valley is great fun, loads of variety and works around my degree and other commitments I have. No two days are ever the same!

- Myles