Industry Vacancies

Industry Vacancies



Marwell Wildlife is searching for a new team leader to join its carnivores section.

The candidate will be working with the zoo’s extensive carnivore collection including Amur tigers, Amur leopards, snow leopards, cheetahs, otters, meerkats and binturong.

The full time role is responsible for coordinating and supervising daily operations of the team, ensuring that all aspects of animal care are carried out to a high standard. This will include husbandry routines, animal nutrition, training, enrichment and assisting with veterinary intervention as required.

The successful applicant will have extensive, specialist taxonomic knowledge and wide-ranging experience of the management of carnivore species.

Ian Goodwin, Animal Collection Manager (Hoofstock and Carnivores), said: “We have an exciting position available for an animal team leader to lead our small and dedicated team of carnivore keepers who are committed to providing excellent welfare to our amazing and diverse collection of carnivores.

“We have exciting plans for our collection and exhibits, offering great opportunities for creative project and team work.”

Hampshire conservation charity Marwell Wildlife is named as 13 out of 100 in The Sunday Times 100 Best Companies 2018 in the Best Not-For-Profit Organisations To Work For list. The Best Companies list is an annual ranking of the UK’s happiest and most motivated workforces.

Creating a culture where people love their work, Marwell boasts a variety of wellbeing initiatives including a staff choir, pilates and hula-hooping sessions as well as a regular Wellbeing Wheelbarrow where colleagues are hand-delivered tasty treats and useful gadgets alongside important health information.

The closing date for applications is October 24.

To find out more about the job and if you are eligible to apply or to see the latest job vacancies at Marwell Zoo, visit

Marwell Zoo, home to more than 140 species, is owned by Marwell Wildlife, a global conservation charity leading programmes in the UK, Africa and across the world. The charity engages with over 400,000 children and young people through conservation educational programmes and welcomes more than 500,000 visitors each year to its 140 acre site.

Theatre Winchester Trust 

Engagement Producer

Live Theatre Winchester Trust – which incorporates Winchester Hat Fair and Theatre Royal Winchester – is looking for an enthusiastic, creative and committed Engagement Producer to deliver ambitious projects for Hat Fair and across the organisation.

The role will suit someone who is interested in collaborative approaches to working with participants of all ages, in indoor and outdoor contexts. It’s a great time to be joining the organisation as we move forward with exciting artistic and strategic plans.

Hat Fair is the UK’s longest running international Outdoor Arts festival and is an Arts Council England National Portfolio Organisation as well as part of the artistic directorate of Without Walls. We bring Winchester and Hampshire communities together through creative performance projects, intergenerational dialogue and fantastic art. This work sits alongside outstanding visiting national and international Outdoor Arts work for the festival and touring work to our beautiful theatre venue.

The Engagement Producer will produce and deliver creative engagement projects for Hat Fair (our international Outdoor Arts festival), Woolly Hat Fair and other projects as part of Live Theatre Winchester Trust’s evolving programme of intergenerational engagement work. The post holder will help develop and implement ideas for future creative engagement projects and nurture the partnerships and resources to enable them to happen.

For a full job description and details on how to apply, please visit our website on:

Closing Date: Tuesday 6 November 9am
Interview Date: Tuesday 13 November


South Downs Centre, Midhurst

Sustainable Tourism Lead 

Permanent - £41,213 to £45,333 per annum, 37 hours per week.

Closing date 7th October 2018

For further details, how to apply  and full job description click here



Mary Rose Trust 
Job Title: Chief Operating Officer
Reporting to: Chief Executive

Click here for full details and how to apply




Red Mist Leisure are currently recruiting for the following;

The Wellington Arms

Sous Chef

Junior Sous Chef

Assistant Manager



The Exchequer

Assistant Manager

Sous Chef


The Red Lion

Sous Chef


The Stag on the River

Sous Chef

Chef de Partie


The Queen’s Head

Chef de Partie


The Cock Inn

Chef de Partie

Assistant Manager

To apply for any of the above roles or to find out more about working at Red Mist Leisure, please follow the link to our ‘Join our team’ page;

 Darwin Escapes

Security Officer – Talacre

A position has become available for a Security Officer to join the team at Talacre Beach Holiday Home Park, near Prestatyn.

The successful candidate will work within the Security team to ensure the safety of the park, buildings, guests and staff at all times. You will also be the first port of call for guests during out of hours, and respond to any queries so good customer service skills are essential. Please click here for further information

Head Chef – Pentney

We are looking for a Head Chef to join the team at our new park; Norfolk Woods, near Pentney.

This brand new park is due to open in Winter, however we are recruiting for this exciting Chef position now, in order to give the successful candidate ample opportunity to input into the recruitment of the new kitchen team, and assist in the development of the department. Please click here for further information

Food and Beverage Manager – Axminster

Food and Beverage Manager required to join our team at Hawkchurch Resort and Spa. A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a key role to join our busy team at our beautiful location near Axminster

The successful candidate will work with and manage a small Front of House team and be responsible for all food and beverage service in line with the company’s high standards. Day to day responsibilities will include overseeing the general customer service standards within the bar and restaurant areas, ensuring the cleanliness and presentation of the areas are up to the standard required, managing and motivating the front of house team, and ensuring the department is fully and efficiently stocked. Please click here for further information

Lifeguard – Accommodation available – Bude Cornwall 

Lifeguard required at Sandymouth Holiday Resort. Join our friendly team at our beautiful location in Newquay.

Our modern pool is open to guests and the public. The successful candidate will work with the Leisure Supervisor to ensure the safe and effective operation of the leisure and pool complex in line with the company’s high standards.

A current NPLQ is preferred however this is not essential, as training can be provided

Successful applicants are required to provide an enhanced disclosure, the cost of which will be met by Darwin

Accommodation can be provided is available if required.  Please click here for further information.

Grounds and Maintenance Manager – Pentney

An opportunity has become available at our brand new park; Norfolk Woods, for a Grounds and Maintenance Manager to join the team at our five star park due to open in the Winter.

The park is surrounded by lush and well maintained grounds, and is the perfect relaxing location for holidays and short breaks. Set in beautiful grounds with luxury holiday homes and lodges, we are looking for a Manager who can lead the team to maintain and excel in the running of the Grounds and Maintenance team, ensuring the five star standard that is expected by Darwin Escapes. Please click here for further information.

Complex Cleaner – Whitecross

Complex Cleaner required at Piran Meadows Resort and Spa. An opportunity has arisen to join our friendly team at our five star venue in Cornwall. Piran Meadows is a holiday park located in the Cornish countryside, where guests are able to either own, or holiday in static caravans and lodges on site. This is an excellent opportunity to join an expanding company!

The successful candidate will work within a small team to ensure the high standards of cleanliness are maintained within the complex area, including the bar and restaurant. This will involve hoovering, dusting and polishing as well as maintaining the toilet areas. please click here for further information

Bar and Waiting Assistant – Whitecross

An exciting vacancy for a Bar and Waiting Assistant has become available at Piran Meadows Resort and Spa. An opportunity has arisen within our friendly Food and Beverage team based at our resort close to the beautiful beaches of Newquay.

The successful candidate will work with our friendly Food and Beverage Manager within a small Front of House team and be responsible for all food and beverage services, ensuring these are in line with the company’s high standards at all times.

Weekend availability is essential for this role. Please click here for further information

Lifeguard -Seasonal – Swanage

Lifeguard required at our five star resort; Swanage Bay View Holiday Home Park. A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a key role to join our small and friendly team at our beautiful location, overlooking the Jurassic Coast.

Guests and the public can access the leisure pool alongside a range of activities, including swimming lessons. The successful candidate will work with the Leisure Manager to ensure the safe and effective operation of the leisure and pool complex in line with the company’s high standards.

Successful applicants are required to provide an enhanced disclosure, the cost of which will be met by Darwin

This is a seasonal role to work variable hours including weekends and bank holidays. Please click here for further information

Commis Chef – Talacre

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a Commis Chef to join the busy team at our five star venue; Talacre Beach Holiday Home Park in North Wales

We are looking for an ambitious and motivated Commis Chef who is looking to gain experience in a busy kitchen. The successful candidate will work alongside our talented Head Chef, and assist in all aspects of the working kitchen. This will include preparation, ensuring correct procedure, effectively managing waste and portions and ensuring the cleanliness of all work areas.

This is a seasonal role to work variable hours, including evenings, weekends and bank holidays.

This role is ideal for candidates searching for Chef jobs near Prestatyn. Please click here for further information.



HR Administrator

CFT are looking for an HR Administrator to support our busy HR Team. This is a new role and will be supporting both parts of the department - HR and Accommodation. The ideal candidate will be forward thinking, organised with a high level of discretion, a collaborative team player as well as being able to work well on their own initiative. If you have excellent inputting skills, good diary management and strong attention to detail.

For more information and to Apply please visit our website -

Transport and Logistics Assistant

CFT is looking for a dynamic and flexible person to join the technical team as the Transport and Logistics Assistant. This seasonal role involves supporting CFT with transport for all its work including servicing London rehearsal rooms with regular transport runs, working closely with production managers, stage management and creative teams to undertake collections and deliveries and organise other carrier solutions. The ideal candidate will have a good understanding of the creative production process and the roles involved in it, have a full clean driving licence with experience of driving large vehicles and have basic technical skills such as scenic construction.

For more information and to Apply please visit our website -

Duty Engineer

Our Facilities Department are looking for a Duty Engineer to support the smooth running of the Festival Theatre, Minerva Theatre, Steven Pimlott Building and all other properties the Theatre own.  The ideal candidate will need a hands on approach and willingness to learn. The working hours for this role are on a rotating shift pattern of 40hrs per week.

For more information and to apply please visit our website

Box Office Assistants (Seasonal)

CFT are looking for two people to join our Box Office team from July – December’18.

The Box Office Assistant will be responsible for processing bookings and dealing with general enquiries whilst ensuring high levels of customer care.

You will need to have a commitment to outstanding customer service, excellent communication skills, the ability to work and remain calm under pressure and have a keen interest in theatre. This position will involve regular evening and weekend work.

For more information and to apply please visit our website

Events and Heritage Manager

Chichester Festival Theatre is one of the UK’s flagship theatres, renowned for the exceptionally high standard of its productions as well as its work with the community and young people.

We are seeking an Events & Heritage Manager to take responsibility for the planning, facilitation and managing the events programme supporting the productions within CFT’s Festival and Winter seasons. The position will also be responsible for managing the heritage programme including archive retention & website digitisation.


Jane Austen's House Museum 

Two brand new full time job opportunities

Head of Visitor Services

Collections and Interpretation Manager

Please see further details here:


Watercress Line - Volunteer Makers

The Watercress Line is currently researching ‘Volunteer Makers’ – a new platform for volunteer recruitment and wondered whether any of you have experience of using it? If you have used it please email Emma Neal Emma Neal  



Working with us


At Red Mist Leisure we want to deliver the best for our customers and continually exceed their expectations. We strive to be market leaders and achieving this is dependent on the quality of our products, services and our team.   We recognise that customers have a choice where they spend their dining income, but by offering consistently great dining experiences, we will thereby retain and expand our customer base through the strength of our reputation and become first choice in our customer’s eyes.

Red Mist have the following opportunities;

Assistant Manager, The Exchequer Click here for further details.

Supervisor, The Queen’s Head  Click here for further details. 

Live-in Chef de Partie, The Temple Inn (opening July 2018) Click here for further details. 

Sous Chef, The Duke of Cambridge Click here for further details. 

General Manger, The Wellington Arms (opening November 2018) Click here for further details. 

Event Sales Manager, The Wellington Arms (opening November 2018) Click here for further details. 

Bar Manager, The Wellington Arms (opening November 2018) Click here for further details. 


Red Mist are also recruiting for two Apprenticeships, attending one day per week at Farnborough College;

Commis Chef, achieving level 2 in Professional Cookery

Chef de Partie, achieving level 3 in Professional Cookery

These are available at all Red Mist pubs.

To find out more about any of these opportunities please email



Chichester Festival Theatre

Corporate Development Manager

We are seeking an experienced and highly motivated Corporate Development Manager to join the Development Team. Reporting directly to the Director of Development and working closely with the Artistic Director and Executive Director, you will have significant experience of working at senior level in a fundraising capacity and successful corporate account relationship management .

Development Administrator

We are seeking an experienced and highly motivated Development Administrator to join the Development Team. Reporting directly to the Individual Giving Manager, you will have excellent organisational skills, significant experience working with databases and digital administration systems, and a proactive attitude that will help ensure the smooth running of a very busy and successful fundraising team.


Winchester Tourist Information Centre

Tourist Information Centre

Summer Season Information Assistants (x2)

Rate of Pay: £8.45 per hour,  Shifts: 1st June – 30 September

10am – 4pm Monday to Saturday 10:30am – 4:30pm Sundays

3 days a week including every other Sunday           

Tourism in Winchester is worth £358 million to the local economy, would you like to work within this dynamic and exciting industry?  If so, the award winning team at the Tourist Information Centre in Winchester might have just the job for you.

Working on the counter you will ensure that our visitors and residents receive an outstanding level of service, you'll be part of a busy, friendly team assisting with visitor enquiries,accommodation bookings and souvenir sales. 

You will help us to manage our satellite tourist information points which offer free literature to visitors in various places across the city.

You will play an active part in the promotion of events and ticket sales and will help us to grow our conference enquiries through the Conference Winchester Consortium.

Reliable and enthusiastic with a positive and flexible attitude, you'll have an excellent knowledge of Winchester and the surrounding area.  Educated to GCSE level or equivalent, you’ll also have a working knowledge of Microsoft Office applications, a good telephone manner, plenty of initiative and an excellent approach to customer care.

You'll work on a rota system, which includes working every other Sunday from June to September.  We require you to work the full duration of the contract as stated above. For an informal discussion please contact Sarah Harfield, Tourist Information Centre Team Leader, on: 01962 840 500 or email




Foundation Degree (FdA) in Tourism and Hospitality Management

2 Year Working Degree delivered at Langley College

Validated by University College Birmingham

Click here for the full course details. 

If you wish to discuss the course further, please contact Dr Karen Cripps (Course Leader). Email: Tel: 01753 793440 


 Solent Forts - No Man's Fort

Spa Therapist - Flexi Contract - £8 per hour .


We have an exciting opportunity for a qualified level 3 therapist with some previous experience to join our friendly team working from our Amazing Island Hotels in Portsmouth, Solent Forts.


The position will involve carrying out treatments of a high standard to members, hotel residents, and day guests, following all health & safety procedures, as well as covering the spa reception desk. With plans to expand the Spa offering, this is a great opportunity to be part of a developing team with exciting times ahead and also to enjoy working within a luxury environment and being part of a great team.Applicant Requirements:


NVQ level 2 & 3 or equivalent in Beauty Therapy (must include Face & Body).


We are looking for someone who is reliable and dependable, takes pride in the presentation of their working environments and themselves and cares about providing an excellent customer & colleague experience by delivering the detail. Ideal candidates are always looking  to help, support and develop the team, are positive, friendly and efficient and enjoy working as one big team to achieve overall goals.


This position requires flexibility as you will be required to work some evenings and weekends and due to the Forts unique location, candidates must be able to travel by boat for a journey lasting up to an hour. We offer in return:


Amazing Rewards retail discount scheme

‘Refer a Friend’ bonus

Employee discount scheme.


Candidates can apply for the role by emailing or visiting


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Chaperone Opportunities

CFT have lots of exciting opportunities for chaperones this season working with the CFYT and our Festival productions. If you hold a valid chaperone's license and are interested in working with CFT please submit a copy of your chaperone licence and a covering letter detailing relevant experience to


Work Experience and Training

Chichester Festival Theatre is keen to support people who are committed to pursuing a career in theatre or within the Arts sector, or would like to find out more about how it works. If you are passionate about working in theatre, music, dance or community arts and would like to experience working in a busy and vibrant theatre, please email for more information about Work Experience opportunities or download our Work Experience pack.


CFT encourage applicants from a variety of backgrounds to apply, including Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic (BAME) candidates, and disabled candidates.


If you would like to apply for Work Experience here at CFT, please complete an application form and return to, or post to LEAP Department, Chichester Festival Theatre, Oaklands Park, Chichester, West Sussex PO19 6AP. 


Selected applicants will be invited for an interview at CFT before any offer of Work Experience.  

CFT aim to accommodate as many applicants as possible throughout the year; however, this may depend on capacity to support Work Experience, or suitability for particular areas such as backstage work.

CFT run a comprehensive Trainee and Apprentice programme, enabling us to develop the next generation of arts professionals.

Apprenticeships and Traineeships are advertised in the Jobs section of the website during the summer of each year.

Chichester Festival Theatre believes diversity is about celebrating and valuing individuals. The Theatre has an equality of opportunity approach and aspires to give everyone the chance to achieve their potential.



1) Ticket sellers wanted:

Enthusiastic people wanted to sell tickets on Broad street, Oxford to sell tickets for guided tours. Earn minimum wage + commission on sales. Therefore, possible to earn up to £30/hour. Short shifts lasting 2-4 hours on flexible schedule to suit you, starting from 10am or later and finishing by 2.30pm.

2) Tour Guide vacancies

We have vacancies for guides based in any of following locations: London, Bath, Stratford upon Avon, Oxford, Lacock Abbey, Highclere Castle, Cotswolds or Blenheim Palace, Chawton

 Visit Oxford Tours is based in Oxford but runs tours in other destinations via main website plus via other websites too.

Tour guides wanted for casual work paid, as & when bookings, to guide one or more of ANY of the following types of guided tours below. Training provided but training is not paid for. 

 Pay rate is from £15-20/hour + any work related expenses + any tips + £10 bonus on any 4 start or 5 star tripadvisor reviews. Tours last from 2-3 hours. Busiest days will be weekend afternoons. You are free to accept or decline bookings, as suits you. Currently, customers on most tours must book at least 24 hours in advance, so you will have at least that much notice on most tours we run.

- Harry Potter film sites tour (London or Oxford or Lacock Abbey)

- Food tasting & sightseeing walking tours (all cities, especially London)

- General historical walking tours (all locations)

- Literary walking tours (all locations)

- Shakespeare & theatre related tour (London, Oxford or Stratford upon Avon)

- Inspector Morse Oxford tours or Midsome Murder Cotswolds tours

- Jane Austen life & times walking tours in either Bath or Chawton

TO APPLY, CONTACT:  Alasdair de Voil,

Text and call 07955482637 or email