Heads up!We are grateful for the life and service of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II. May she rest in peace. We remain open. Tickets can be purchased on the day at the entrance. Book online in advance to receive a discount. The Lost World Playbarn requires you to wear (minimum) a sleeved t-shirt (no vest tops), knee length shorts and a pair of socks to ride the slides. Please read the 'What's Open' page for more details about what is available when you visit!

Jobs

Are you looking for a job?

Do you like working in a fun environment and in a position, which is customer facing?

Why not consider coming to work for us at Knockhatch Adventure Park and joining our friendly team.

Important information to read before applying:

Please make sure you have read what jobs are available before applying. The application form needs to be filled in correctly. If the application form is not filled in correctly you will not be considered for an interview. We are an equal opportunities employer.

Current Vacancies

Catering Assistants
Zero Hours Contract - Multiple positions available

Job Title: Catering Assistants

Location: Knockhatch Adventure Park, Hailsham, BN27 3GD

Salary: £6.00 p/h for 17yrs, £7.20 p/h for 18yrs to 20yrs, £9.18 p/h for 21yrs to 22yrs, £9.50 p/h for 23yrs+

Hours: Casual Part-Time member of staff - Zero Hour Contract - Flexible hours.

We are looking for catering assistants to assist the current Adventure Park team.

This position requires applicants to be:

  • be able to work in a fast pace, customer facing environment
  • be able to adhere to strict Health and Safety regulations
  • be confident at taking orders and payments
  • be able to prepare and serve items from our menus (pizza, jacket potatoes. burgers etc)
  • be willing to do general cleaning duties
  • be able to demonstrate professionalism at all times

The Ideal Candidate:

  • Applicants MUST be 17 years or over for the position of Catering Assistant.
  • Applicants will be required to work weekends, half terms and summer holidays.
  • Applicants will be required to be polite, friendly and confident with the public.
  • Applicants will need to have their own transport or other regular and reliable means of transport due to our location.

Training

  • In house Health and Hygiene and on the job training will be provided
  • No experience necessary, in-house training provided

Application Deadline: On-going

Interview and Training Days:

If successful you will be invited to an interview.
You will be required to come on a training day which will be discussed in detail during your interview.

Catering Assistants
Fixed Term Contract - Three positions available

Job Title: Catering Assistants

Location: Knockhatch Adventure Park, Hailsham, BN27 3GD

Salary: £6.00 p/h for 17yrs, £7.20 p/h for 18yrs to 20yrs, £9.18 p/h for 21yrs to 22yrs, £9.50 p/h for 23yrs+

Hours: Fixed term 6 month contract. Weekends. 16 hours per week.

We are looking for catering assistants to assist the current Adventure Park team.

This position requires applicants to be:

  • be able to work in a fast pace, customer facing environment
  • be able to adhere to strict Health and Safety regulations
  • be confident at taking orders and payments
  • be able to prepare and serve items from our menus (pizza, jacket potatoes. burgers etc)
  • be willing to do general cleaning duties
  • be able to demonstrate professionalism at all times

The Ideal Candidate:

  • Applicants MUST be 17 years or over for the position of Catering Assistant.
  • Applicants will be required to work weekends, half terms and summer holidays.
  • Applicants will be required to be polite, friendly and confident with the public.
  • Applicants will need to have their own transport or other regular and reliable means of transport due to our location.

Training

  • In house Health and Hygiene and on the job training will be provided
  • No experience necessary, in-house training provided

Application Deadline: On-going

Interview and Training Days:

If successful you will be invited to an interview.
You will be required to come on a training day which will be discussed in detail during your interview.

Cleaners

Job Title: Cleaner

Location: Knockhatch Adventure Park, Hailsham, BN27 3GD

Salary: 17 yrs £6.50 p/h, 18-20 yrs £8.00 p/h, 21-22 yrs £9.30 p/h, 23 yrs+ £9.70 p/h

Hours: 6pm to 9pm - Evenings needed Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday - 6 month contract to start, with review.

We are looking for cleaners to assist the current Adventure Park Team. This will be to clean all areas of the Park including toilets, seating areas (moving tables around to clean the floor, this is hard work), soft plays etc...

This position requires applicants to:

  • experience in cleaning preferred
  • be able to work as part of a team and independently
  • be able to adhere to strict Health and Safety regulations

The Ideal Candidate:

  • Applicants MUST be 17 years or over for the position of Cleaning Operative.
  • Applicants will need to have their own transport or other regular and reliable means of transport due to our location.

Come and work for us and enjoy:

Free park access for employees at certain times

Interview:

If successful with your application, you will be contacted by email or phone and be invited to take part in an interview. Interviews will take place on a Sunday evening from 6pm. An interview can last up to 3 hours and you will be asked to clean as part of the interview.

Seasonal Ride and Attraction Attendant (2022 Season)

Job Title: Seasonal Park Attendants (2022 Season) (16 years +)

Location: Knockhatch Adventure Park, Hailsham, BN27 3GD

Salary: 16-17 yrs £5, 18-20 yrs £7 p/h, 21-22 yrs £9.18 p/h, 23 yrs+ £9.50 p/h

Hours: Casual Part-Time member of staff - ad hoc hours

We are looking for seasonal Park Attendants to assist the current Adventure Park team during the busier times.

This position requires applicants to be:

  • Must be able to speak to our visitors
  • Able to enforce health and safety policies and procedures at all times
  • Confident and courteous when assisting with general customers, birthday parties and other groups such as school tours
  • Willing to do general cleaning duties
  • Keen to learn how to control our park rides safely and ensure members of the public are safe at all times when in operation
  • Demonstrate professionalism at all times

The Ideal Candidate:

  • Applicants will be required to be polite, friendly and confident with the public.
  • Applicants MUST be 16 years or over for the position of Seasonal Rides and Attraction Attendant.
  • Applicants will be required to work weekends, half terms and summer holidays.
  • Applicants will need to have their own transport or other regular and reliable means of transport due to our location.

Application Deadline: Friday 9th October 2022

Interview and Training Days:

If successful you will be invited to an interview.
You will be required to come for training (which will be discussed in detail during your interview) you MUST be available to attend.

  • Saturday 15th October 2022. Time to be confirmed.

Please only apply if you can attend the training day