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POSITION (1)Quad Bike Operator / Group Leader, QUADTREX

RESPONSIBLE TO -

Business Owner, Thornton Hall Country Park

QUALIFICATIONS / EXPERIENCE / PREFERRED CANDIDATE - 

  • The candidate MUST have held a full, clean driving licence for a minimum of 3 years.
  • It would be an advantage if the candidate has a background in: farming, animal handling, be familiar with quad bikes and machinery (training can be given).
  • As this role involves dealing with the general public, the ideal candidate must be confident, friendly, well presented, approachable and polite at all times.
  • A passion for making people happy and ensuring their safety is paramount.
  • Able to work as part of a Team and individually.
  • High standards of Customer Service.

ROLES / RESPONSIBILITIES -

  • Hosting Quad bike sessions over the 200+ acre Farm.
  • Providing Safety Briefings and introduction training.
  • Maintenance of Quad Bikes.
  • Carrying our vital safety checks.
  • Operating our Junior Quad Bikes around the mini race track.
  • Driving our quad / caterpillar ride, towing behind several barrel pods with children in, around the front meadow.
  • Hosting groups (nurseries, primary schools & further education groups) providing an educational introduction to life at the Farm.
  • Animal handling / hosting farm activities (animal feeding, egg collecting, animal handling).
  • Daily clean up as required.
  • Dealing with the general public.

HOURS -

This position is FULL TIME - 38 hours plus.

Weekend work is required (at least 1 day at weekends) as well as school holidays and bank holidays.  PLEASE consider this before submitting your application.

SALARY -

The ideal candidate will be familiar with quad bikes and machinery, possess exceptionally high standards of customer service.

£8 - £10 per hour (depending on experience).

APPLICATION DETAILS -

Email applications to info@thorntonhallcountrypark.co.uk

In your covering email, please provide a brief introduction and why you wish to be considered.

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

A work reference will be required during the process.

Call CHRIS on 0773 886 9084 for more information.

 

POSITION (2) Assistant Cafe Supervisor, HARRISONS CAFE

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.

Applicant must be aged 16 years +.

Qualifications 

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

Roles / Responsibilities -

  • Food preparation / Making Coffee
  • Dealing with customers (front of house)
  • Keeping the café clean and tidy
  • Cash handling
  • Stock taking

Hours 

This position is for cover during SCHOOL HOLIDAYS and WEEKENDS as well as BANK HOLIDAYS. Please consider this before submitting an application.

Salary - Rate of pay depends on experience.

Closing Date - Please submit your CV application before close of play Friday 15th March

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 mid – late March. 

A work reference will be required during the process.

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