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Mon-Sat 9.00am - 5.30pm
Thurs 9.00am - 7.00pm
Sun 10.30am - 4.30pm
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Weekend General Catering assistants  hours (Various) Restaurant application form

Full time General catering assistant working alternate weekends hours (40) Restaurant application form

Weekend Kitchen Porter required to wash up by hand and machine in our busy restaurant. Experience desirable but not essential as training will be provided. If interested please apply using the restaurant application form

Chef de Partie –Daytime Shifts – 9am  Until 5:30pm 5 out of 7 Days with alternate weekends off.

The Role of the Chef de Partie

• Producing dishes to meet the required standard
• Ensuring food safety and health and hygiene
• Develop and train the other chefs

The Requirements of the Chef de Partie in Farnham

• Experience at a Chef de Partie level in a similar environment
• Qualified to NVQ Level 1, 2 and 3 or can evidence relevant experience.
• Passionate about food

restaurant application form


Education Officer
Maternity Cover (From now running up to January/ March 2019)

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join the Education Team at Birdworld Bird Park and Gardens, comprising Birdworld, Underwater World and the Jenny Wren Farm, in Farnham, Surrey.
The education team is responsible for the planning and delivery of educational sessions and presentations offered to the general public and to visiting schools and colleges. The team is specifically responsible for the training and husbandry of birds and animals used in presentations and is included in the aviculture team responsible for the husbandry and welfare of bird stock throughout the park. In addition to this the team produces content for park interpretation and species signs.

• Motivated individual who can work alone and as part of a team
• Confident in public speaking to audiences of all ages
• Experience of keeping and training birds/animals
• Excellent written English
• Full driving license

• Tertiary qualification in a biological science
• Experience with delivering presentations in a captive animal collection
• Experience in the education sector

Applications should include an up to date CV and covering letter to be sent to: Recruitment, Human Resources Department,
Denys E. Head Limited, Holt Pound, Nr Farnham, United Kingdom, GU10 4LD

Closing date for applications is: Monday 3rd September and applicants should ideally be available for interview between 7th and 13th September and be free to start work soon after.


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Sales person required. Garden Style Plant Centre offer a full time permanent position for a retail/trade sales advisor. Candidate will have good plant knowledge and communication skills. Hours are 9am to 5.30pm including alternate weekends with a fixed day off during the week.

Bank holidays on a rota basis. Some lifting/loading/unloading also required.


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Please note that if you are making an application for employment and are not an EU citizen of the following countries, you should not apply for employment unless you already hold a valid UK Work Permit to do so. Evidence of this should be presented at application and interview stage. EU member states are Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxemburg, Malta, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, and the United Kingdom.

Forest Lodge Garden Centre is part of a family business, which includes Birdworld and Garden Style