Recruitment

Thank you for your interest in Cheddar Gorge & Caves. We welcome your application for any vacancies listed on this page. 

Please do check back here again in the future for any other job opportunities which may arise. We are unable to respond to speculative enquiries.

 

Permanent Vacancies

Sales Receptionist

A position at the heart of this world famous tourist attraction in Cheddar Gorge, comprising caves, shops, café, museum, open-top buses and Adventure Activities in a 1,000 acre Nature Reserve, which reports to the Director and Operations Manager.

About you: Applicants should have excellent inter-personal skills on the telephone, online and in-person, combined with administrative efficiency and attention to detail, coupled with the creative and technical skill to update websites and social media.

A competitive remuneration package, including 29 day’s holiday pa, a uniform, free car parking and staff discounts, is offered for a 39 hour week including some weekend working during the Tourist Season.

Please download an application form from by clicking here or call us on 01934 742343 to request a postal form. Online applications should be e-mailed to cheddarreception@cheddarcaves.co.uk, and postal forms sent to Alex Hoskins, Cheddar Gorge & Caves, Cheddar, Somerset

Seasonal Vacancies

An opportunity to work in a stunning landscape looking after Cheddar Gorge’s visitors in the 2014 season. Against a backdrop of beautiful stalactites and stalagmites in the caves and the dramatic 450ft cliffs in the Gorge, tasks include “meeting and greeting” customers, running car parks and selling tickets, giving guided tours in the caves and on our open-top buses, bringing the ‘past to life’ in our Museum of Prehistory and, if you are a qualified Instructor, teaching beginners to Cave & Climb.

About you: In every role here, you’ll need a positive outlook, a passion for sales and great customer service, a co-operative attitude towards colleagues and a keen sense of humour. Most positions are for 5 days per week, including some weekends and school holidays, however parents who are only available during term time are welcome to apply.

Interviews will commence from Monday 03 February 2014.

Please download here, or call us on 01934 742343 to request a postal form. Online applications should be emailed to cheddarreception@longleat.co.uk, and postal forms sent to Alex Hoskins, Cheddar Gorge & Caves, The Cliffs, Cheddar, Somerset, BS27 3QF.