Folly Farm is recruiting – here’s how you can get paid to hang out with sloths!

If you’ve ever fancied working alongside sloths, lions, rhinos and penguins at Wales’ best family attraction, now’s your chance to join the Folly Farm family.

Folly Farm has a number of vacancies working in food and beverage, retail and housekeeping, in both the zoo – which is home to more than 750 animals – as well as the new holiday park of touring caravan pitches and showman’s wagons.

You could be serving delicious ice-creams to guests, greeting diners at the Hungry Farmer restaurant, helping visitors find their perfect memento from their day out at Folly Farm in the gift shop, or part of the housekeeping team that ensures the zoo and holiday park are looking their best.

As well as the chance to get up close to Folly Farm’s best loved animals, Folly Farm offers competitive rates of pay and training and development opportunities.

As a member of the Folly Farm family, you will also staff benefits. All roles are available for immediate start and part-time, flexible and seasonal working hours are available.

Kate Torok, Head of HR at Folly Farm, said: “Our staff say what makes Folly Farm such a special place to work is the people. As a family-run business, you do become part of one big team here. You’ll get plenty of support and there are also opportunities for training and development.

“We often get asked what qualities you need to work at Folly Farm. We’re looking for people who are caring, fun and enjoy making people smile. You’ll need to be great at teamwork, calm under pressure and a creative person who’s good at solving problems.

“If this sounds like you, we would love to hear from you. Whether you’re looking for full or part time work, or just for the holidays, we have something for everyone.”

For more details on how to apply, visit the Folly Farm website: