There are no vacancies for keeping staff to work with the animals either now or in the foreseeable future.

Activities Assistant (Part-time)

An opportunity has arisen at the Wildlife Park for a part-time Activities Assistant. Applications are invited for this position, working 21 hours per week 8am to 4pm Friday, Saturday and Sunday.

We have been successfully delivering Junior Keeper Experiences for 7 to 11 year-old children for the past 6 years and are looking for an outgoing and confident person to help deliver these highly popular events. The successful applicant will be responsible for the delivery and administration of children’s experiences at weekends and during the school holidays. Working under the direction of the Education Department, additional tasks will be included as part of the post to be completed when not delivering experiences.

Ideally applicants will have experience of working with children. You must be energetic and physically fit, patient and able to manage small groups of children in a practical environment. The role requires that you are reliable and possess excellent communication, presentation, creative and self-management skills. A flexible approach to work tasks is essential for this role. Experiences are delivered year-round, so you must be comfortable working outside in all weather conditions.

Pay will be dependent on previous experience and qualifications.

For further information please click here to download the Job Description.

Closing date: 8th March 2021

Please send a current CV together with a covering letter to:

Jamie Craig
Cotswold Wildlife Park and Gardens
Burford, Oxon
OX18 4JP


Cotswold Wildlife Park and Gardens

Cotswold Wildlife Park and Gardens