Join our team

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 53 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 in England according to TripAdvisor.

We are currently looking to hire candidates for the following roles:

Seasonal Falconer

An exciting opportunity for a seasonal falconer to join our world-class team of bird staff and contribute to the success of this internationally renowned conservation charity and highly-rated visitor attraction. Your role will be to ensure the high standards of the Trust’s bird welfare and visitor experience is sustained. You will work as a valued member of the team and, in collaboration with staff across the organisation, ensure the smooth running of our visitor attraction.

Salary: Dependant on experience

Fixed term: May to October 2018

Hours: Full-time including weekends and school holidays. Flexibility in schedule may be needed. Some evening hours are required for a few events each year.

For more details about this role, click here or download the job description.

Applications: Please download and complete an application form and submit with a CV and covering letter to hr@hawkconservancy.org or by post to Hawk Conservancy Trust, Sarson Lane, Weyhill, Andover, Hants SP11 8DY

Closing date for applications: Monday 23 April 2018

First interviews: early May

Please Note: successful candidates will be subject to DBS and reference checks.

Front of House Senior Catering Assistants

We are increasing our team in Feathers Restaurant and are looking for Front of House Senior Catering Assistants (aged 18+). This role is part time (approximately four days per week with the aim of having one full weekend off each month, depending on events) and will include, weekdays, school holidays, bank holidays and weekends. It may also include occasional evening work for special events.

You will need to be/have:

The ideal candidate will be expected to:

References and a DBS (formerly CRB) check will be required.

Due to the location of Feathers Restaurant, it is important to have your own transport.

Job Type: Part-time / Seasonal (with potential for full employment, excluding January when the Trust closes for a month)

Salary Range: dependent on age and experience

Work experience
A number of opportunities are available for students (aged 16 or over) seeking work experience. Applications should be made 8 – 10 months in advance and should be for a minimum of 2 weeks.
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Did you know?
Black-chested Buzzard-Eagles have nests made of sticks and these almost always located on isolated and inaccessible rock and canyon ledges.
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