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Join our friendly team on a casual basis and help out in retail, catering and admissions or apply to work with our animals on a permanent basis in Sussex.

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

We employ staff on a casual basis to work throughout our busy periods; primarily weekends, bank holidays and school holidays with the possibility of some additional work mid-week through the summer months. We look to take on Team Assistants to help out in retail, catering, admissions and attractions operation. None of these roles have any involvement with the animals.

Recruitment campaigns take place in the early part of each year to enable us to be fully staffed and ready to go for the main busy season.

Permanent roles and other casual roles that may become vacant throughout the year will be listed below.

Current Vacancies...

Part-time Zoo Keeper

  • ( 2-3 days a week) this includes weekends 

We are looking for a highly motivated and energetic individual with good communication and time management skills to join our busy zoo keeping team. The role involves enclosure cleaning, animal food preparation, interacting with the public and presenting animal feeding talks to visitors. The successful candidate will be trained in-house and will work with a diverse variety of exotic species. Previous animal experience would be of an advantage. If you are interested in this role, please apply via the application form below.   

Ho Ho Ho! (Seasonal Position)

We are looking for a child friendly, cheerful person for a seasonal position (red suit provided). Our Christmas event at Drusillas runs every weekend from 23 November and daily from 14 to 23 December. Shift times are either 1000 – 1400, 1300 – 1700 or potentially straight through. If you look the part (a nice white beard is a must) then please contact [email protected] 

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