This role will be essential for the continuing success of our busy “In Park” and occasional function catering – therefore we are looking for someone with a proven track record or relevant experience in a similar role, who has a passion for quality and consistency and enjoys the challenge of a busy kitchen.
The successful candidate will have experience in providing a range of home-cooked dishes and also fast food, maintaining high standards of quality despite high volumes of customers. Experience in a fast, pressurized environment would be ideal. Due to the diversity of the dishes produced, applicants should have a solid cooking background with some creative flair. A basic Food Hygiene certificate is essential for this role.
This is a seasonal, “zero hours” role, and requires a flexible approach to hours and the days worked, as it will entail some weekend and bank holiday working. This contract is offered with an immediate start and will run until the end of October.
If you would like to join our great team, please download an application form and send this with your CV and covering letter to: Sharon Westgate, Catering Manager, Africa Alive!, Whites Lane, Kessingland, Lowestoft, NR33 7TF or email Sharon.email@example.com, stating previous experience and availability.
The closing date for applications is 10th April 2017.
Activities & Education Officer
A vacancy has arisen for a full-time Activities & Education Officer at Africa Alive!
This exciting role involves working in a close team to carry out the formal education and animal handling sessions, feeding talks, interpretation, event planning as well as animal husbandry and the occasional relief cover of the Safari Roadtrain (only applicable if successful applicants are 21 yrs or above).
Due to the nature of the business, this position involves weekend and bank holiday working.
The successful candidate will preferably have been educated up to degree level in order to teach our formal educational sessions. They will have experience of public speaking, education/teaching in formal or informal context, and have a good level of animal/environmental knowledge, coupled with excellent customer care. A full driving licence is also essential due to the popularity of our outreach programme.
If you are interested in joining this exciting team please download application form and send it with a covering letter and CV to: Ruth Wallis, Senior Education Officer, Africa Alive!, Kessingland, Suffolk NR33 7SL.
Closing date for applications is 26th March 2017.