Job Vacancies

Mar 10, 2017

Park Manager

Wildwood Trust

Job Title:                      Park Manager

Function:                     Managing the Wildwood Trust Animal Park

Salary:                         £35,000 to £40,000

Responsible to:          Chief Executive

The Wildwood Trust is seeking an experienced Park Manager to manage our British Wildlife Visitor centre at Herne Common near Canterbury, Kent. The Park Manager will manage teams of staff, operations, specific projects & day to day commercial activities at the park. The role will report to the Chief Executive, and will have the remit to manage all operations with a role to develop, exploit and manage all secondary spend opportunities whilst ensuring that the Park is running smoothly and efficiently.

The role will involve motivating and managing diverse teams, working with Managers to ensure cost effective operational management, project managing the building of new animal enclosures, facilities management and grounds, playground & building maintenance. This post will ideally suit someone who is an experienced manager with a background in the leisure/zoo industry.  

A recruitment pack can be downloaded from

Applications should be sent to Wildwood Trust, Herne Common, Herne Bay, Kent, CT6 7LQ.

The closing date for applications is Monday 10th April 2017

Wildwood Trust, Herne Common, Herne Bay, Kent, CT6 7LQ.  Tel:  01227 712111 Registered Charity No 1093702


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