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Join our friendly and creative team here at Wheelgate Park! We have updated our jobs listings below with new and exciting roles.

Wheelgate Park prides itself on offering the best fantastic family fun day out in Nottinghamshire, as part of this we require different and diverse roles amongst our team.

Have a passion for great customers service? Apply for our ranger positions, these roles require you to interact with our customers on all levels.

Creative as they come? Apply for our painter, gardener or handyman positions!

Our customers expect fantastic magical escapism while visiting us and each and every single one of our roles contributes towards this. Join our expanding and friendly team today!

OUR LATEST VACANCIES

Full Time Office Administrator

Full Time Office Administrator
Shift Required: Tuesday to Saturday 8am - 5pm We are Wheelgate Park, the ultimate family friendly theme, farm and water park all in 1. Set on the outskirts of the Sherwood Forrest. As an Administrator your main duties will be:
  • Answering the phone and dealing with any customer queries.
  • Logging issues and acting in accordance with company procedures
  • Providing information to departments within the park
  • Taking school bookings and advising potential party bookings
  • Maintain diaries and liaise with park management and directors
  • All other office duties including cleaning & washing up.
  • Confidentiality is paramount.
  • We are a varied and mixed team, we are hear to provide fantastic service to our customers so a can-do attitude will go far.
We are looking for someone with:
  • Customer Service Experience
  • Computer Literate
  • Reliable & Flexible
  • Able to work well on your own and within a team
  • Able to work well under pressure & during busy periods.
  • Able to work 8am - 5pm Tuesday - Saturday
Pay will be discussed at interview stage. Flexibility and working pattern may change due to relief cover. If you are interested in joining our great team and you love to be busy! Then please forward your CV and covering letter to: FAO Mike Bendall - fun@wheelgatepark.com or download and complete our application form online and post to us.

Part Time Park/Catering Team Leaders

Part Time Park/Catering Team Leaders

We are looking for experienced Team Leaders to join our growing team, working in a fast paced and exciting environment.

       CATERING TEAM LEADERS

       The role includes:

  • Running a busy kitchen
  • Managing a team of staff
  • Stock rotation and control
  • Food preparation
  • Management and implementation of cleaning and hygiene procedures

     PARK TEAM LEADERS

     The role includes:

  • Managing a team of staff
  • Supervising one of our fantastic indoor or outdoor play zones
  • Operation of rides
  • Implementation and enforcement of health and safety guidelines
  • General cleaning and keeping tidy all of the areas under your control
  • Maintenance as and when needed

Part time hours available, or alternately weekend / school holiday hours only.

Applicants please send CV and Covering Letter to Matt Bendall, Wheelgate Park, Farnsfield, Newark, Notts,

NG22 8HX or email fun@wheelgatepark.com 

Operations Manager

Operations Manager
Operational Manager We have a requirement for an Operational Manager to work at Wheelgate Park. Requirements- What we need from you
  • Highly Motivated - You will have the drive to achieve in all aspects of work
  • Management - It is imperative that the successful candidate has the ability to manage both operationally and project wise. The ability to plan and organise the tasks to completion.
  • Leadership - All candidates must have the ability to lead teams of people. Thus, have acquired the skills of giving clear instructions; ability to achieve results through others and ability to motivate teams effectively.
  • Communication - Candidates must have the ability to communicate information clearly and be adaptable to vary your communications to suit different team members and our customers. You must also be able to challenge and provide effective feedback to team members.
  • Build strong relationships – It is essential that successful candidates are able to build trust, use effective negotiation skills as well as possessing effective influencing skills.
  • Innovative - The successful candidate will seek out new ideas, strategies and technologies to improve and seek continual improvement within the theme park side of the business.
Examples of What You Will Be Doing Right Away From the moment you start at Wheelgate Park you will be hands on in the theme park side of the business. You will be working under the leadership of the Directors/Regional Park Manager/Park Manager carrying out responsibilities which include but are not limited to the following:
  • Operationally running our theme park
  • Liaising with different departments
  • Working within a team
  • Fast thinking with a can do attitude
  • Putting our customers first!
  • Flexibility and commitment to customer service are essential, staff training and development.
  • You will need to possess a hands on style, a flexible approach, coupled with excellent customer facing and motivational skills, flair, an outgoing personality with the ability to influence others and have a strong focus on delivering results.
To be successful in this role you will need
  • Experience within a team leader/management position
  • People management experience
  • Understanding of health and safety in this particular industry
  • Full UK license
Details
  • Salary negotiable at interview
  • Working hours 08:00 - 17:30, 5 days per week with 1 day at the weekend to be covered
  • Fantastic sociable team
  • Personable and approachable management team who value the contributions of all members of staff.
Applicants please send CV and Covering Letter to Matt Bendall, Wheelgate Park, Farnsfield, Newark, Notts, NG22 8HX or email fun@wheelgatepark.com 

Park/Catering Ranger – Part Time

Park/Catering Ranger – Part Time
We are looking for an outgoing hard working member of staff to join our friendly team. You will need to be flexible and committed, providing training and supervision to ensure that a high standard of service is delivered to our customers. One day at the weekend to be covered. Catering Ranger: Your duties as a Catering Ranger will include, working in our catering outlets as well as our various gift shops and shacks, food handling, cash handling, cooking, and general cleaning. Park Ranger: Your duties as a Park Ranger will include, helping to keep the park running smoothly. Manning our indoor and outdoor play structures, as well as the general up keep of our park. Applicants must be 16 years or over. Please fill out an application form here and please send to: (FAO) Matt Bendall Robin Hoods Wheelgate Family Theme Park, White Post, Farnsfield, Newark, Notts, NG22 8HX 01623 882773

Farm Keepers – Part Time

Farm Keepers – Part Time
We are looking for experienced Farm Keepers to join our growing team, working in a fast paced and exciting environment at our Animal Adventure Zone. The role will include:
  1. Helping run the farm on a day to day basis
  2. Ensuring all of our animals are well looked after
  3. Implementing a high standard of animal welfare
  4. Cleaning and hygiene procedures
  5. Running various animal activities with our daily customers
  6. A good background knowledge of a wide range of species would be desirable
  7. Part time / weekend and school holiday hours available
  8. Applicants must be 18 years or over.
Please fill out an application form here and please send to: Fun@wheelgatepark.com (FAO) Matt Bendall Robin Hoods Wheelgate Family Theme Park, White Post, Farnsfield, Newark, Notts, NG22 8HX 01623 882773