Jobs at Fairytale Farm

Fairytale Farm - Mixing classic fairy tales, animals and adventure play, this acclaimed visitor attraction is family-owned and was opened by the Prime Minister in 2013. Today we welcome almost 30,000 visitors every year. Our aim is to provide our visitors with a wonderful family experience that represents a good value for money day out in a safe, family-friendly and disabled-friendly environment.

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With our exciting adventure playground, an enchanted walk with a surprise around every corner and a chance to meet our amazing animals, there is so much to see and do. It is a sensory and learning wonderland for all the family. 

If you are enthusiastic, friendly and work well in a team, then come and join us. We recruit throughout the year and we keep our vacancies updated on this page.

We set ourselves very high standards of guest satisfaction, and this is essential for us to be able to continue to receive the positive feedback on which we have built this business. We are looking for people who can help us deliver this, whether it is a part-time role in school or university holiday periods or if you are looking for a career change, or just something to keep you busy. You only have to be 'young at heart' to work at Fairytale Farm!

Current Vacancies

Summer Activities Hosts
Fairytale Farm is looking for enthusiastic, engaging people to assist in preparing and delivering a variety of free children's activities over the summer school holidays. Activities include interactive fairytale storytelling that will bring some of the most famous fairytales alive, creating fairytale-themed scarecrows, helping to build Hansel & Gretel’s cottage, playing garden games on the lawn, and helping children to participate in building an enchanting fairytale sandcastle. You need to have an outgoing personality to be able to engage with and motivate children to join in with the activities. It would suit performing arts students and sports students, but anybody who is reliable, can motivate and has a sense of fun can apply. This will be a temporary contract from Monday 23rd July to 5th September 2018, and as the hosts are needed 7 days per week, we may hire several people to fill this post. Please email jobs@fairytalefarm.co.uk if you are interested.

Cafe Assistant - Saturdays and Sundays
Cafe assistant needed for Saturdays and Sundays (either both days or one of the days) 9am to 5:30pm during the season from February to Christmas Eve. Some experience would be helpful, but not essential as training will be given. Download the Job Description here. (Although the closing date has passed we are always on the lookout for good team members for weekends, which are normally busy at Fairytale Farm - so please do apply). Simply email jobs@fairytalefarm.co.uk, setting out your availability, and we will be in touch, or for more information please telephone 01608 238014 and ask for Edwina. 

Student Holiday Jobs
We are currently looking to recruit staff to work in university/college holidays at Fairytale Farm to help out in the cafe, admissions, ice cream kiosk and elsewhere on the Farm. Full-time and part-time positions available for Easter and the main summer holidays and would suit university and college students. Simply email jobs@fairytalefarm.co.uk, setting out your availability, and we will be in touch, or for more information please telephone 01608 238014 and ask for Edwina. Closing date: Open-ended

Weekend and Holiday Jobs
We are currently looking to recruit staff to work at weekends and holidays during busy periods throughout the year to help out in the cafe, admissions, ice cream kiosk and elsewhere on the Farm. Positions available starting immediately. These jobs would suit anybody who has an interest in providing outstanding customer service, and would suit local people and students. Simply email jobs@fairytalefarm.co.uk, setting out your availability, and we will be in touch, or for more information please telephone 01608 238014 and ask for Edwina. Closing date: Open-ended

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