Be part of the Drusillas Park team and work in a varied, fun and friendly environment!


We are currently recruiting staff on a casual basis to work during our busy summer period as Catering Assistants.  We have vacancies in our Explorers Café restaurant and in our Oasis Café fast food outlet.  Duties will involve serving food, working on the tills, clearing tables and keeping everything clean and tidy.  Previous experience, although beneficial, is not essential as full training will be provided.  Hours will vary to meet the demands of the business but you must be available to work regularly on weekdays from now until the beginning of September 2015.  The daily shifts will be between the hours of 9am and 6pm.

Due to the nature of the working hours all applicants must be beyond compulsory school age.  The starting rates of pay per hour are £5 for 16-17 year olds, £5.29 for 18-20 year olds and £6.50 for those 21 years and over.

If you would like to apply to work at Drusillas for the summer season please complete this Application Form by hand and return it by post or email to    Please ensure that you fill in the form yourself and include a photograph so that the interview panel are reminded of who you are when it comes to discussing the many candidates. When posting the forms take care to use the correct postage stamps for the size and weight of the envelope to ensure that it will be delivered.

If you know anyone else who may be interested in working at Drusillas then please let them know about these vacancies.



We are currently looking for volunteers to supervise our walk-through enclosures; Lemurland, Lory Landing and our bats and sloths as well as our touch tables of animal artefacts. We also require volunteers to assist with the preparation of animal feeds and also in our gardens. Minimum age 16, must be confident at speaking to the public. If you are interested in becoming a volunteer please email


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Drusillas believes in the training and development of all our staff and we are proud to be an ‘Investor in People’.









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