With over 1,000 animals and 400,000 visitors a year to look after, the task of running Howletts & Port Lympne Wild Animal Parks in Kent can be a complex and challenging job.
The parks provide jobs for over 200 members of staff, plus approximately 150 additional seasonal staff every year, with skills ranging from animal welfare and management, to presenting, gardening, catering, education, finance, IT, HR, marketing, fundraising, horticulture, retail, safari rangers and drivers.
Our staff are one of our most important assets and everyone plays a part in ensuring that animals and visitors are well looked after. We are committed to equal opportunities and employing a diverse workforce. If you are interested in working at Howletts or Port Lympne Wild Animal Parks please view the vacancies below by clicking on the job titles for details of jobs currently available.
Education Officer - Closing date 7th March
Seasonal Education Officer - Closing date 7th March
Recruitment Day for Seasonal Customer Service Staff (Howletts) - 8th March, 9am - 3pm at Howletts Wild Animal Park
Recruitment Day for Seasonal Customer Service Staff (Port Lympne) - 9th March, 9am - 3pm at Port Lympne Wild Animal Park
Seasonal Safari Commentator/Drivers - Closing date 13th March
Gardener (Howletts) - Closing date 13th March
Communications Assistant (part time) - Closing date 17th March
Short Breaks Cook - Closing date 17th March
If you would like us to store your details on file for a period of 6 months, please send us your CV and covering letter. This will be kept on our ‘Speculative Database’ and should a position arise, we will contact you.
Please mark all speculative emails in the subject title as ‘Speculative CV.’
Due to the sheer volume of applications we receive, there may be a delay in our response.
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