Jobs and Internships

Paradise Wildlife Park Vacancies

Interested in joining our team? Please see below for details of all current opportunities.
Please note, we are unable to accept prospective applications.

Deputy Section Leader – Birds & Presentations

We are looking for a new Deputy Section Leader to help run our Birds Section and develop and deliver a high standard of Animal Displays, Keeper Talks and Educational Shows and Events here at Paradise Wildlife Park.

Please click here for full info: Deputy Section Leader, Birds & Presentations

To apply please email your CV and a covering letter stating why you are interested in the role and what makes you a suitable candidate to

Closing Date: Sunday 3rd October 2021

New Social Media Executive Role

Paradise Wildlife Park isn’t just an amazing, award-winning visitor attraction, it’s a leading conservation and education charity that’s helping to prevent the extinction of threatened species all over the world.

With over 600,000 followers, we are one of the most followed zoos on social media. Using these channels, we communicate the work of the zoo to millions of people every month.

We now have an exciting opportunity for a Social Media Executive to join our Marketing Team, to create engaging and inspiring content for a wide range of social media and digital platforms.

If you have a record of excellence in social media communications and a real flair for both the creative and technical aspects of this work, we want to hear from you.

Full details can be found here: Social Media Executive

To apply, please send your cv and a covering letter to stating the reference Social Media Executive in the email title.

This vacancy will close as soon as sufficient applications have been received, therefore you should submit your application as soon as possible.

Weekend Catering Assistants Needed

We currently have opportunities for people to join our Catering Team, working on weekends, serving our customers in various food & drink outlets and helping to run our soft play facility “Tumble Jungle”.

As one of our Catering Assistants, you will be serving hot and cold food, drinks and snacks and looking after our customers’ needs, greeting everyone with a genuine smile and connecting with customers to make them feel valued.

For full details, please click here: Weekend Catering Assistants

Various Shift Patterns Available between 09.15-18.15 Saturdays, Sundays and some extra work available during school holidays.

In return you will receive National Minimum Wage, full uniform, a range of staff discounts/benefits and the opportunity to be part of Hertfordshire’s number one visitor attraction.

To apply please email your CV and a covering letter to

Experienced Gardeners Required

We are currently recruiting for two experienced and gardeners to join our small, friendly Gardens team. As a Gardener for PWP, you will enhance your horticultural skills by working with a variety of plant material including herbaceous plants, trees and shrubs, tropical plants, lawn maintenance, and uniquely, gardening within animal enclosures.

You will be a positive team player with a passion for horticulture and sustainability/environmental issues, innovative, creative and not afraid to think outside the box. You’ll love working outdoors and understand that our gardens and grounds are as significant as our animals.

For full details, please click here: Experienced Gardener 0921

To apply please email your CV and covering letter to Lisa Pressland (Head of Human Resources) at

Closing Date: 30th September 2021


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