Come and work at the South East's leading events and leisure venue! 

We usually have vacancies in our hospitality, catering, maintenance and visitor attraction departments. 

Email your CV today, highlighting which area of the business you'd like to work in. Send your CV to reception@thehopfarm.co.uk

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CURRENT VACANCIES

JOB TITLE:                            (Joint) Stables Manager

PURPOSE OF THE JOB:

The post holder will be hands-on and responsible for planning and orchestrating the day-to-day life of each animal in their care.  Leading a team to ensure the animals are safe and well cared for by careful planning and scheduling.

RESPONSIBLE FOR:

The Stables Manager is responsible for animal welfare at The Hop Farm and for:

  •  Managing Stables budget and providing management with accurate analysis.
  • Recruiting and managing of stable employees.
  • Ensuring feeding and cleaning schedules.
  •  Training new employees
  • Maintaining equipment, supply & feed inventory.
  • Developing & enforcing exercise routines.
  • Managing disposal of waste.
  • Arranging and overseeing vet visits, worming & shots.
  • Overseeing farrier scheduling & visits.
  • Liaising with the Events Team and running children’s events / parties and ensuring safety standards are strictly adhered to.
  • Have a pro-active approach to the role and be creative with ideas to improve the Stables area.
  •  Ordering supplies & feed, ensuring all suppliers meet an approved supplier specification set out by The Hop Farm. 
  • Informing the Head of Attraction of any damage or concerns regarding the safety of the animals or equipment. 

Work as part of a team and be flexible to perform any other reasonable duties as required by the Head of Attraction.

JOB TITLE:                           (Joint) Stables Supervisor

REPORTS TO:                      Stables Manager  

PURPOSE OF THE JOB:

The post holder will be hands-on and responsible for providing day-to-day support of each animal in their care, supporting the Stables Manager to ensure the animals are safe and well cared for.

RESPONSIBLE FOR:

The Stables Supervisor is responsible for animal welfare at The Hop Farm and for :

  •  Supporting the Stables Manager and ensuring the team adheres to the feeding and care timetables
  • Training new employees.
  • Adhering to feeding & cleaning schedules.
  • Ordering supplies & feed.
  • Maintaining equipment, supply & feed inventory.
  • Managing disposal of waste.
  • Arranging and overseeing vet visits, worming & shots.
  • Overseeing farrier scheduling & visits.
  • Supporting and running any children’s events / parties and ensuring safety standards are strictly adhered to. 
  • Informing the Stables Manager of any damage or concerns regarding the safety of the animals or equipment. 

Work as part of a team and be flexible to perform any other reasonable duties as required by the Stables Manager.

Purchase Ledger Clerk / Cashier

Competitive salary dependent on experience

Working for a local visitor attraction in Kent this is a highly varied accounts admin role that requires an individual that has used SAGE software

Your role will be to support the Finance team on a daily basis using Sage 50. It is quite customer involved so requires someone that is administratively strong yet also a positive, upbeat and likeable character that is willing to be flexible and support all the business areas and take on new projects as required by the organisation

Overview of role:

* Supporting the business

* Creating sales ledger invoices

* Cashiering

* Responsible for company purchase ledger

The successful candidate will have:

* Knowledge and practical experience in administration and finance

* Excellent telephone and communication skills.

* Good customer relationship skills

* Strong team player with a flexible attitude to work priorities.

* Excellent computer skills (MS Office applications and Internet Explorer).

To apply, please email your CV to traceyp@thehopfarm.co.uk

Reception/Admission Staff

Casual admission staff required for our busy reception and gift shop area.

Availability during some weekends and school holidays essential.

Previous retail and/or reception experience preferred.

Send your CV to reception@thehopfarm.co.uk

Family Park Staff

Casual staff required for the Visitor Attraction.

Availability during weekends and school holidays essential.

Send your CV to mfenton@thehopfarm.co.uk

Hospitality Staff Required

Catering Assistants – Bar Staff – Waiters – Attraction Assistants – Cleaners – Pot Wash

The Hop Farm

The Hop Farm is one of the most famous and recognisable features of the Garden of England, boasting the world’s largest collection of iconic Victorian Oast houses. We open our gates to over 500,000 visitors every year offering a wealth of events and attractions for all ages to enjoy. Stretched over 500 acres of beautiful countryside we can hold an array of functions and events throughout the season.

The Role

To assist one of our teams across site in each of our venues to create the perfect experience for our customers and clients. Candidates may be required to work in a variation of settings both outside on our attraction or within any of our catering outlets or function rooms, during all functions including weddings, festivals, and the general running of the park. Candidates over the age of 18 will be required to work behind the bar during some of our biggest Events and Parties. Full training will be issued on site.

Hours

Shifts are flexible and can fit around School or current employment. Shifts can range from early mornings to late evenings, 7 days a week, dependant on events and functions taking place.

Candidates

Will have prior experience in Customer Service or Hospitality and Catering industry, however it is not essential.

Will have their own transport due to the location of The Hop Farm.

Must be over the age of 16.

Send your CV to mfenton@thehopfarm.co.uk

Chef & Partner - (FRANCE)

Peter Bull Resorts are seeking a reliable and hard working people to work on a holiday resort in South West France. 

Accommodation provided

Experience essential

Must hold the licence for Permis dexploitation.

Further details provided on request

Email your CV to lelacdecastelgaillard@outlook.com and info@lacdecastelgaillard.com

Workers Wanted - labourers, groundsmen, skilled maintenance (FRANCE)

Peter Bull Resorts are seeking reliable, hard working people to work on a holiday resort in South West France. 

6 month contract

Accommodation provided

Experience essential

Further details provided on request (call Wendy on + 33 05 53 88 79 46 OR + 33 673 51 98 87)

Email your CV to lelacdecastelgaillard@outlook.com