Wicky Bear

‘F’ is for family

With both full time and temporary positions available, why don’t you join the Wicksteed Park family? We’re one of the region’s most popular attractions with an unrivaled heritage.

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Seasonal vacancies

We are looking forward to spring (and beyond) here at Wicksteed Park – yippee!

Who do you need?

We are on the lookout for:

  • Wicky’s Play Factory Party Entertainers
  • Bar Staff
  • Waiting Staff
  • ‘Fun Makers’ (ride operators / games attendants)
  • Catering ‘Foodies’
  • Catering Supervisors
  • Photo Booth Assistants
  • RUSH Instructors
  • Security Staff
  • Grounds Team Staff (grounds maintenance, litter picking, cleaning)

How do I apply?

Please print off and complete our 2017 application form and either pop it into Reception or send it through the post. We will also require an attached photograph.

You will be added to a waiting list and we will contact if vacancies become available.

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Permanent vacancies

We are looking for individuals who take pride in delivering fabulous customer service, have an engaging rapport with the public and take satisfaction from performing well as an important part of the Wicksteed Park family.

Our current permanent vacancies are listed below:

If you have any questions, please contact the HR Administrator on: hr@wicksteedpark.org

Assistant Conference & Banqueting Manager

We are on the hunt for professional and friendly conference & banqueting team members, as well as several more senior roles, to join the team at Wicksteed Park’s Pavilion. With events for up to 900 people, you will be part of an exciting time at this stunning venue, working alongside our experienced C&B Manager to serve and run successful events including prestigious award dinners, conferences, weddings and Christmas parties.

Our Assistant C&B Manager, Senior Shift Leader and Shift Leaders will be responsible for running events, coordinating and supervising banqueting staff from preparation of materials, room set up, service to a high standard and clearing up / resetting after the function. You will maintain a close working relationship with the Events team and Head Chef to ensure that everything that is related to the function is understood and available when required.

Our Waiting staff and cleaning / set staff are expected to be well presented, hard-working, demonstrate a positive can-do attitude, be eager to learn, be reliable and flexible. You will also need to be friendly to our guests, considering and anticipating their needs.

In return for passion and dedication you will receive training, a competitive rate of pay and numerous staff discounts within the company.

If you would like to find out more about these opportunities please send your most up to date CV to naomi@wicksteedpark.org, stating which role(s) you would like to apply for.

Senior Shift Leader

We are on the hunt for professional and friendly conference & banqueting team members, as well as several more senior roles, to join the team at Wicksteed Park’s Pavilion. With events for up to 900 people, you will be part of an exciting time at this stunning venue, working alongside our experienced C&B Manager to serve and run successful events including prestigious award dinners, conferences, weddings and Christmas parties.

Our Assistant C&B Manager, Senior Shift Leader and Shift Leaders will be responsible for running events, coordinating and supervising banqueting staff from preparation of materials, room set up, service to a high standard and clearing up / resetting after the function. You will maintain a close working relationship with the Events team and Head Chef to ensure that everything that is related to the function is understood and available when required.

Our Waiting staff and cleaning / set staff are expected to be well presented, hard-working, demonstrate a positive can-do attitude, be eager to learn, be reliable and flexible. You will also need to be friendly to our guests, considering and anticipating their needs.

In return for passion and dedication you will receive training, a competitive rate of pay and numerous staff discounts within the company.

If you would like to find out more about these opportunities please send your most up to date CV to naomi@wicksteedpark.org, stating which role(s) you would like to apply for.

Shift Leaders

We are on the hunt for professional and friendly conference & banqueting team members, as well as several more senior roles, to join the team at Wicksteed Park’s Pavilion. With events for up to 900 people, you will be part of an exciting time at this stunning venue, working alongside our experienced C&B Manager to serve and run successful events including prestigious award dinners, conferences, weddings and Christmas parties.

Our Assistant C&B Manager, Senior Shift Leader and Shift Leaders will be responsible for running events, coordinating and supervising banqueting staff from preparation of materials, room set up, service to a high standard and clearing up / resetting after the function. You will maintain a close working relationship with the Events team and Head Chef to ensure that everything that is related to the function is understood and available when required.

Our Waiting staff and cleaning / set staff are expected to be well presented, hard-working, demonstrate a positive can-do attitude, be eager to learn, be reliable and flexible. You will also need to be friendly to our guests, considering and anticipating their needs.

In return for passion and dedication you will receive training, a competitive rate of pay and numerous staff discounts within the company.

If you would like to find out more about these opportunities please send your most up to date CV to naomi@wicksteedpark.org, stating which role(s) you would like to apply for.

Waiting Staff

We are on the hunt for professional and friendly conference & banqueting team members, as well as several more senior roles, to join the team at Wicksteed Park’s Pavilion. With events for up to 900 people, you will be part of an exciting time at this stunning venue, working alongside our experienced C&B Manager to serve and run successful events including prestigious award dinners, conferences, weddings and Christmas parties.

Our Assistant C&B Manager, Senior Shift Leader and Shift Leaders will be responsible for running events, coordinating and supervising banqueting staff from preparation of materials, room set up, service to a high standard and clearing up / resetting after the function. You will maintain a close working relationship with the Events team and Head Chef to ensure that everything that is related to the function is understood and available when required.

Our Waiting staff and cleaning / set staff are expected to be well presented, hard-working, demonstrate a positive can-do attitude, be eager to learn, be reliable and flexible. You will also need to be friendly to our guests, considering and anticipating their needs.

In return for passion and dedication you will receive training, a competitive rate of pay and numerous staff discounts within the company.

If you would like to find out more about these opportunities please send your most up to date CV to naomi@wicksteedpark.org, stating which role(s) you would like to apply for.

Cleaning/set staff

We are on the hunt for professional and friendly conference & banqueting team members, as well as several more senior roles, to join the team at Wicksteed Park’s Pavilion. With events for up to 900 people, you will be part of an exciting time at this stunning venue, working alongside our experienced C&B Manager to serve and run successful events including prestigious award dinners, conferences, weddings and Christmas parties.

Our Assistant C&B Manager, Senior Shift Leader and Shift Leaders will be responsible for running events, coordinating and supervising banqueting staff from preparation of materials, room set up, service to a high standard and clearing up / resetting after the function. You will maintain a close working relationship with the Events team and Head Chef to ensure that everything that is related to the function is understood and available when required.

Our Waiting staff and cleaning / set staff are expected to be well presented, hard-working, demonstrate a positive can-do attitude, be eager to learn, be reliable and flexible. You will also need to be friendly to our guests, considering and anticipating their needs.

In return for passion and dedication you will receive training, a competitive rate of pay and numerous staff discounts within the company.

If you would like to find out more about these opportunities please send your most up to date CV to naomi@wicksteedpark.org, stating which role(s) you would like to apply for.

Some important information:

Only completed application forms will be accepted on the day, and we do not accept CVs. Please do not send your application form electronically as it will not be considered.

If you have any questions, please contact the HR Administrator at hr@wicksteedpark.org.

Please note that any application forms received after the recruitment event will be added to our waiting list.