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:

Admissions and Retail Assistant Manager

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an Assistant Admissions and Retail Manager who will have the drive and customer service skills to continue our outstanding track record in delighting customers. The Trust has already enjoyed considerable success over the last 50 years and is ranked in the top 30 attractions in England according to TripAdvisor.

Your role will be to ensure the high standard of the Trust’s visitor welcome is sustained and to assist with growing the business further.

Responsible to: Admissions & Retail Manager

Salary: Up to £18,000 pro-rata, depending on experience

Hours: Part-time including weekends, bank holidays and school holidays, plus holiday cover. Some evening hours are required for a few events each year. Initially a 2-year contract

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: Sunday 24 June 2018

First interviews: TBC

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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New World vultures have no voice box (syrinx). The only sounds they can make are hisses and grunts.
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