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Seasonal Job vacancy: Touring Park Warden

Park Name: Hurley Riverside Park
Location: Hurley,Berkshire

Park description:

Our family-run and pet-friendly park is in the heart of the Home Counties alongside the River Thames in the picturesque village of Hurley. Located between the riverside towns of Henley-on-Thames and Marlow we are an ideal location for families and couples to relax and enjoy the beauty of the Thames Valley and for visiting Windsor, Henley-on-Thames, Oxford & London

Our tree-lined Touring and Camping Park covers an area of 15 acres of flat, well-drained grass surrounded by hedges and trees. It is split into four different fields that are divided into several sheltered areas containing marked pitches. We welcome tourers, tents & motorhomes and have grass electric, hard-standing and premium multi-service and RV pitches available.

Our spacious, modern, heated shower blocks are all maintained to a very high standard and have free hot water, hairdryers and shaving points. All shower blocks consist of separate ladies and gents toilets and showers while Shower Block 2 has a number of family shower rooms and a baby changing unit.

Fully-serviced Hire Caravan Holiday Home and ReadyTents are also available to hire.

We also have laundrette, a book swap library, disabled facilities, a park shop, riverside picnic grounds, slipway, fishing in season and WiFi.

For our younger guests there is a children's Adventure Trail and a self-guided nature trail through our woods.

We are a perfect base to explore the beautiful surrounding countryside and a walk along the Thames Path has been a long-time favourite of our customers.

We are 11 miles from LEGOLAND® Windsor and you can purchase 2 day tickets at a great rate. Our customers can also take advantage of a number of discounts at many other local businesses and restaurants – please see our website for full details.

We pride ourselves on our well-kept grounds and the Park is maintained in keeping with the natural environment. Trees, hedges, wildflowers and nesting boxes are home to a wide variety of wildlife. We feel that our biggest strengths are our superb, practical facilities and the peace and quiet of an unspoilt natural environment. Wildlife is abundant around us including a number of red kites who live nearby.

We have featured on television a number of times, including GMTV, Good Morning Britain, George Clarke's Amazing Spaces and a number of TV dramas including Midsomer Murders and Bert and Dickie.

Job Vacancy: Touring Park Warden

Hurley Riverside Park is a family-run Park alongside the river Thames in the picturesque village of Hurley between Marlow and Henley-on-Thames.

We are currently looking for a couple to work as Wardens on our Touring and Camping Park for the 2017 season.

The role will involve working in our Touring Park reception on a rota basis, with two other sets of wardens, working 28 hours a week.

Previous experience of working in a reception/office is desirable, as is previous experience of working on a Touring and Camping Park though this is not essential.

After an initial period of training you will be responsible for the park during your shifts.

Duties will include reception work, taking bookings on a computerised booking system, serving in the campsite shop and helping customers with their enquiries or problems.

Both applicants should be articulate and have a pleasant and calm demeanour. The successful applicants will spend most of their time in an office environment, with little maintenance work. Additional hours may be possible if required outside their shifts.

The role will be from the 1st of March to the 31st of October.

Please go to www.hurleyriversidepark.co.uk for more information on the Park

We are unable to accept applicants with dogs.

Hardstanding pitch with a 16amp electric hook up

Ad posted to: 21/Mar/2017 Salary: tbc
Email: will@hurleyriversidepark.co.uk
Contract type: Seasonal

Seasonal Job vacancy: Seasonal Assistant Warden Couple

Park Name: Green Hill Farm Caravan and Camping Park
Location: Salisbury

Park description:

Large, busy but friendly family run touring caravan and camping site on the edge of the New Forest.

Job Vacancy: Seasonal Assistant Warden Couple

Green Hill Farm Caravan Site is a beautiful, 5 star, friendly, family-run caravan and camping site in the New Forest. It is a large diverse site with 'adults only' and family areas. There are fishing lakes on site, a wide range of activities, and direct access to the beautiful New Forest.

Green Hill Farm is looking for a helpful, friendly and energetic couple, to join our, flexible and hard working team. The park gets extremely busy and everyone is expected to work hard especially during peak season, but you will find the rest of the team very friendly and the work rewarding.

You will need to take pride in your work which will be to very high standards, working 5 days a week on our touring and camping park.

Duties will include: Cleaning of our 4 award winning toilet and shower blocks and the surrounding areas, showing customers to pitches, helping customers with queries, bar and table waiting work in our seasonal bar, serving in the take-away, helping with activities in peak season and possibly working in the shop & reception. We have an evening and on-call rota, which includes 2 evenings per week.

Experience is not essential, but a flexible, positive outlook with the ability to work hard as part of a team is.

The position is to start in May until either the end of September or October 2017.

To apply, please email your CV along with a covering letter.

A hard standing pitch with electric will be provided, or accommodation in one of our log pods is available, charged at the standard National Living Wage offset amount.

Ad posted to: 22/Feb/2017 Salary: NLW
Email: lorna@greenhillfarm.co.uk
Contract type: Seasonal