Vacancies at the Hawk Conservancy Trust

There are all sorts of roles in our team, from conservation and bird care to catering and administration. Our team is made up of a core of permanent staff, seasonal staff, volunteers and work experience students.

The Hawk Conservancy Trust has enjoyed considerable success over the last 56 years, as an award-winning visitor attraction and conservation charity dedicated to the conservation of birds of prey. We are fortunate to be situated on a stunning 22-acre park with a range of facilities, including three flying arenas. Our reputation for a warm welcome, passion for our birds and dedication to our visitors is central to our success and has led us to become highly ranked according to TripAdvisor.

We are currently recruiting for the following vacancies:

Gardener and Groundskeeper

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Gardener & Groundskeeper with the Hawk Conservancy Trust. This role will be tasked with managing and transforming the Trust’s landscaping and grounds not only to attain high standards in our visitors’ experiences, but also to create and promote the Trust’s horticultural features as an integral part of the attraction’s appeal and educational experience. There is wide scope for creativity and development of showcase features for the Trust’s visitors.

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Submit a CV together with a covering letter, noting the role for which you are applying, to hr@hawkconservancy.org or by post to Human Resources, Hawk Conservancy Trust, Visitor Centre, Sarson Lane, Weyhill, Andover, Hants SP11 8DY

Closing date for applicants: rolling process

Please Note: the position is subject to DBS and reference checks.

Work experience

If you’re a keen student looking to take up a career with animals, we can help you fly high! Each year we take on a number of students looking for work experience, aged 16 or over.

Applications should be made 8-10 months in advance, and should be for a minimum of two weeks.

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Volunteering Opportunities

Experienced carpenter? Avid gardener? Or just looking to put your spare time to good use? Consider joining our fantastic team of volunteers, without whom we simply couldn’t complete the work that we do on site and on our conservation projects!

We have a wide variety of volunteering opportunities available across the different teams here at the Trust.

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Did you know?
The Hooded Vulture is a species with two lifestyles – in West Africa, it lives near people in towns and villages while in southern Africa it’s a bird of the bush and protected areas.
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