Employment on offer at ‘The Manor’

Thursday, 7th January 2016

IF you’re looking for a new vocation this New Year, have you considered taking on the twists and turns of the theme park?

Drayton Manor Theme Park has launched its annual recruitment drive for the 2016 season. So if you’d like to fill your days with adventure, laughter and fun, get in touch with the much-loved family attraction this January to find out more about the array of exciting and challenging roles up for grabs this year.

The search for up-beat, enthusiastic and professional team members is underway and people of all ages are encouraged to apply.

The theme park will re-open on Saturday 12th March 2016 and is looking for people to work flexible hours across its retail, ride and catering departments.

William Bryan, Managing Director at Drayton Manor Theme Park, said: “The people we recruit play a vital role in ensuring that all of our visitors experience the very best possible day out. That’s why we are on the lookout for enthusiastic candidates who thrive on interacting with the public, enjoying their work and maintaining a high standard of professionalism.”

Drayton Manor Theme Park's Katie, Catering-1

Katie from Drayton Manor Theme Park’s Catering team

Applications are now being accepted until the closing date of Sunday 31st January. To find out more, pop along to the park’s Working for Drayton Event on Saturday 16th January, taking place in Thomas Land™ from 11am until 2pm. Please register your interest in this event by emailing recruitment@draytonmanor.co.uk. Other dates to note are the park’s Recruitment Days which will take place from 13th – 21st February and contracts start from early March 2016 until 30th October 2016.

Employee benefits include variety within your role, learning transferable skills, free park ticket allocation, subsidised lunch provision and a fantastic working environment, plus much more.

For more information or to apply please visit www.draytonmanor.co.uk, email recruitment@draytonmanor.co.uk or call 01827 252400.

The park is currently counting down the days to Saturday 13th February when the gates will open for a bumper half-term week, with selected rides, laughter and real life characters all rolled into a day to remember, running until Sunday 21st February.

Thomas and Olivia, part of the Rides team.

Thomas and Olivia, part of the Rides team.

In addition, the young and young at heart can also get up close and personal with their favourite characters on two very special Thomas and Friends™ Weekends taking place on 27th and 28th February and 5th and 6th March.

To book tickets, or for more information about the park, visit www.draytonmanor.co.uk or call 0844 472 1950. Reduced prices are available for tickets bought in advance. For regular updates and news about Drayton Manor Theme Park join it on Twitter www.twitter.com/Draytonmanor and Facebook www.facebook.com/DraytonManorPark

Drayton Manor’s 2016 season runs from Saturday 12th March until Friday 28th October, with the Firework Spectacular weekend taking place on Saturday 29th and Sunday 30th October.