Working for Paradise Park
Looking for a career at Paradise Park? It’s a vibrant place to work, with a wide variety of job opportunities from keepers, catering, to working in the JungleBarn. If we have any vacancies they are below, otherwise you can contact us at email@example.com along with details of the kind of work you are looking for.
We also have a limited number of placements for college students, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Ticket and Shop Sales – January 2019
Main purpose of job
We are looking for someone to welcome visitors, sell tickets to Paradise Park and serve customers in our gift shop.
In the ticket office you will take responsibility for the operation of the till, taking discount vouchers, and giving out various leaflets. In the gift shop, pricing and displaying merchandise and replenishing stock on shelves, keeping the shop clean.
In both areas follow cashing up procedures at the end of day need to be followed. All these tasks will involve liaising with the Retail Manager and other staff to ensure the smooth day to day running of the gift shop and ticket kiosk.
- To give a warm welcome to all visitors
- Sales of entry tickets, guidebooks and shop merchandise
- Responsibility for handling money and processing cards
- Keep the shop clean and stocked
- Follow end of day procedures
- Clear communication with customers, suppliers and other staff
- Knowledge of gift shop merchandising
- Ability and willingness to work weekends
- Clean, tidy and appropriate clothing
- Ability to use computers for spreadsheets and email helpful
This is a year round job with variable hours according to the time of year, includes Sundays.
Winter Season (November – Easter) Two days a week 10am – 3pm
Summer Season (Easter – October) Three days a week 10am – 5pm
According to experience.
Please send your cv with a covering letter to tell us about your previous retail experience to: Lynn Jones, Retail Manager, Paradise Park, Hayle, Cornwall TR27 4HB
More about Paradise Park and the JungleBarn indoor play centre
Paradise Park is a wildlife sanctuary which specialises in rare birds, especially parrots. It is also home to otters, red pandas and farm animals, and has exotic gardens. The JungleBarn indoor play centre has established Paradise Park as a good place for families to visit at any time of year and whatever the weather. The JungleBarn has four wildlife-themed party rooms, and we pride ourselves on great facilities for birthday parties which are now an important part of our business.