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CURRENT VANCANCIES:

Position- Assistant Cafe Supervisor

Responsible to - Business Owner, Thornton Hall Country Park

Preferred Candidate - This position calls for a confident, friendly and happy personality. A passion for food preparation, being obsessive about cleanliness and being trustworthy are essential.

QualificationsExperience in a catering background is an advantage but not essential as full training can be given for the right candidate. 

Roles / Responsibilities:
- Food preparation
- Cooking / Baking
- Dealing with customers (front of house)
- Cash handling
- Stock taking
- Ordering

HoursThis position is full time. As well as 3-4 week days, some weekend work is required (at least one weekend day), as well as during school and bank holidays. Please consider this before submitting an application.

SalaryRate of pay depends on experience.

Closing Date - Please submit your CV application before close of play Wednesday 17th January.

Application Details:

- Email applications to info@thorntonhallcountrypark.co.uk

- In your covering email, please provide a brief introduction & why you wish to be considered for the role.

- Please note we are not able to reply to all applicants individually.

- If you have been selected for interview, they will take place during January.  

- A work reference will be required during the process.

Thornton Hall Country Park are delighted to have made the finals for the 2018 NFAN - National Farm Attractions Network Awards for the 'BEST IN EDUCATION’!  Wish us luck on 31st January when the winners will be announced.

We’re excited to let you know that in the Summer of 2018 ‘Critters 2 You’ will be joining us at the Farm Park full time!  Come along and make friends with their friendly critters and mini beasts.

As well as the team here at Thornton Hall Country Park, we’re sure you’re looking forward to the opening of our new entrance building in the Summer 2018!  Thanks for your patience & watch this space!

Thornton Hall Country Park are pleased to announce that they are now part of Yorkshire Attractions!  Looking forward to working with the team  https://yorkshireattractions.org/attractions/thornton-hall-country-park/

Easter Egg Hunt at Thornton Hall Farm

Date : Monday 2nd April (Easter Monday)

Join us at the farm for our Easter Fun Day!  

Easter egg hunts with Thornton Hall Farm's Easter Rabbit!

Timings TBC.  

Plus lots of Easter themed farm fun to be had too - including animal feeding, animal petting, egg collecting & much more!  

Open from 10am.

Price : Normal Admission applies – no advance ticket required.

Peter Rabbit™ Visit to Thornton Hall Farm

Peter Rabbit™ Visit to Thornton Hall Farm
Date: Sunday 1st April (Easter Sunday)
Peter Rabbit™ is visiting Thornton Hall Farm onEaster Sunday!
Peter Rabbit will be making personal appearances at intervals throughout the day.
Lots of Easter themed farm fun to be had too - including animal feeding, animal petting, egg collecting & much more!
Farm Park open from 10am.
Appearance times: TBC
Price: This is a ticketed event. Farm Park entry £8.50 per person.  Ticket includes Peter Rabbit’s appearance

PLEASE NOTE:  Season Tickets, online offers, free party/school/family passes and discount vouchers are NOT valid on our special ticketed event days.

Terms & Conditions

Toddler Easter Party

Date : Thursday 22nd & Friday 23rd March

Time: 10.00 - 3.00pm

As part of our Toddler Sessions at Thornton Hall Farm, bring your little ones along to our special Easter Party.

* Entertainment
* Games
* Treasure hunt
* Child Picnic (included)
* Plus plenty of farm fun!

Price: This is a ticketed event. Price per toddler £9.95 (includes picnic). 1 adult goes FREE with every Toddler.  Additional adults £6.  Adult platter available to book £4.95.

PLEASE NOTE:  Season Tickets, online offers, free party/school/family passes and discount vouchers are NOT valid on our special ticketed event days.

Terms & Conditions

Mother’s Day at Thornton Hall Farm – Mums Go Free!

Date : Sunday 11th March

This Mother's Day, give those fabulous Mums and Grandmas a treat on their special day.  

Lots of farm fun to be had - including animal feeding, animal petting, egg collecting & much more!

Afternoon Tea available to pre-book.  Call 01282 841148.

Open from 10am.

Price : Normal Admission applies – no advance ticket required.

Admissions:

Toddler Sessions - £6 per toddler with 1 adult free.  Applies Monday - Friday, term time only.  Additional adults charged £6.  Additional babies (under 1) will be free of charge - however if under 1s wish to attend the music classes, they will be charges £6 toddler rate. This rate is not available to groups of 15+ children & adults.  Minimum admission charge is £6.

Carers - Those caring for a child with a disability are admitted free of charge on 1:1 ratio.  Proof of carer ID required at entrance.

Special Ticketed Events - Season Tickets, online offers, free party/school/family passes and discount vouchers are NOT valid on our special ticketed event days (see individual events for more details).

Dogs:

Guide dogs are welcome but for the comfort and safety of our livestock, please leave other pooches behind.

Expectant Mums:

If you are pregnant, we offer our congratulations but please avoid contact with sheep & goats.

Farm Park rides are not recommended for pregnant women.

Events:

Please note all our events are subject to change and additional ones are to be added to the programme.

Some events are subject to an increased ticket price - please refer to individual event web pages for more details.

For many of our special events, we have a photographer on-site.  If you do not wish to be photographed please inform the staff on the ticket window on your arrival.

All events activities and opening times are subject to change.

Farm Park:

Always wash your hands after animal contact.

Children must be supervised at all times.

No liability for loss, delay or inconvenience can be accepted.

The farm operates a NO SMOKING policy.

Farm Park rides are not recommended for pregnant women or people with back, joint injuries or heart conditions.

All rides are weather permitting.

Thornton Hall Country Park cannot accept liability for any damage or personal injury incurred whilst visiting the farm or on any ride.

We reserve the right to refuse admission.

No refunds given under any circumstances.

All activities and opening times are subject to change.

We reserve the right to withdraw, suspend and change all information, events and timings contained within our advertising.

Parties:

A non refundable deposit of £50 secures your party slot. Please advise numbers at least 3 days before the party date.

Minimum number of 12 of all parties - Exclusive parties require a minimum number of 15.

2 adults free of charge plus 4 grandparents for the birthday child.

2 adults permitted free of charge for every paying party child attending (siblings not attending the party will be charged a reduced entry).

Balance of party to paid on the day of the party.

 

Annual Passes: Thornton Hall Country Park Annual Passes:

  • are valid for 1 year from the ate of purchase.
  • are not valid for Toddler Sessions (Mon – Fri, term time).
  • are not valid for premium ticketed event days.
  • free pony rides are not valid for annual pass holders.
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