The Donkey Sanctuary is one of the UK’s largest international animal welfare charities, currently supporting projects in over 35 countries worldwide. We are working for a world where donkeys and mules live free from suffering, and their contribution to humanity is fully valued. We are achieving this by transforming the quality of life for donkeys, mules and people worldwide through greater understanding, collaboration and support, and by promoting lasting, mutually life-enhancing relationships.

As a Car Park Attendant, you will be actively welcoming and engaging with visitors. You’ll be working outside directing our visitors to park safely and begin their visit on a positive note. As the important first touch point for visitors arriving at The Donkey Sanctuary you must facilitate a well-managed parking environment and provide excellent customer service.

You will facilitate a well-managed and tidy parking environment, and will provide visitors to the Sanctuary with simple, safe and effective parking directions. Working closely with the Visitor Engagement Manager, you will be part of a team of staff and volunteers that provides operational cover 7 days a week throughout the year.

This is a variable hours, fixed term contract starting as soon as possible until 31 December 2019.

If you feel you have the qualities, skills and experience to fulfil this varied, rewarding and vital role, and would like to be part of the evolving program of change taking place within the charity, we would love to hear from you. Based in Sidmouth, Devon – “an area of outstanding natural beauty” –

Closing date for completed applications: 12.30pm on Monday 1 April 2019.

For more information about this role please download our Job Description and Person Specification. Please download the Word document to complete your application on a computer (preferred option) or, print the PDF form to complete your application by hand.

To apply, please complete and return our application form – we do not accept CVs.

The Donkey Sanctuary is a Disability Confident Employer.

The Donkey Sanctuary is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of vulnerable people (children and adults), and expects all staff and volunteers to undertake this commitment. Applicants will be subject to safer recruitment processes, including an application for a Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check where required for the post.