Jobs in Eastern England

Essex, Cambridgeshire, Norfolk, Suffolk

Permanent Job vacancy: Full-time Park Warden

Park Name: Norfolk
Location: Caister-on-Sea,Norfolk

Park description:

Situated on an idyillc beach-front on the Norfolk coast, close to the Norfolk Broads. Eastern Beach is a small, family run park with 50 statics, mainly hire fleet but with some private owners. The park boasts a beach-front location set away from the hustle and bustle of neighbouring Great Yarmouth. There are shops, restaurants and facilities a short walk away. On site, there is a bar, cafe and clubhouse with seasonal entertainment, amusement arcade and launderette.

Job Vacancy: Full-time Park Warden

Permanent full-time park warden required to help run this small, family-run park. Applicant must be hard-working, enthusiastic and able to apply themselves to any role within the park. Excellent customer service skills are essential alongside being self-motivated and working as part of a small team. Experience of the caravan park industry preferred. Accommodation provided (static or 1 bedroom chalet) with all utilities included. Applicant would be expected to work 7 days during the season and work fewer hours over the quieter periods.

Duties to include:
Answering phone/emails, taking bookings
Basic office administration
Working closely with customers to ensure their needs are met
Organising new initiatives to create year-round trade in the bar and clubhouse
Assisting with social media and website updates
Assisting with new caravan sales
Some bar work
Basic general maintenance and cleaning

Applicants should email their CV to the email address below.

On-site static or 1 bedroom chalet with all utilities included. Own static brought on to site could be considered if required. On-site launderette and free wifi available.

Ad posted to: 23/Feb/2018 Salary: tbc with bonuses
Contract type: Permanent

Seasonal Job vacancy: Warden Couple

Park Name: New Lodge Farm Caravan and Campsite
Location: Corby,Northamptonshire

Park description:

This exclusively adult-only touring caravan and camp-site is set on a working farm in the rolling landscape of Northamptonshire. New Lodge Farm has 52 fully serviced pitches on a combination of grass and hard standing and attracts motor homes, caravans and tents. Beautiful old stone barns have been converted into a stunning shower/toilet block with an adjoining laundry/wash up room.

The onsite farm shop and cafe is a wonderful place for our guests and locals to relax and enjoy our unique home-cooked menu every weekend.

Job Vacancy: Warden Couple

Employer's Name: New Lodge Farm Caravan And Camping Site Location: Northamptonshire
New Lodge Farm is looking to recruit a new team of wardens with previous campsite wardening/management experience following the recent restructuring of our campsite team.

1. A full time warden couple to share the responsibilities/management of running the site. The position requires the couple to work Wednesday - Sunday and bank holidays Approx 50-60 hours/week/person.

2. A second couple to work alongside the full time wardens for the season. This is a full time position for one person of approx 55 hours/week Wednesday - Sunday plus bank holidays. Alternatively the hours may be split between 2 people.

This privately run adult-only 70 pitch caravan and camping site situated on a family run working farm is famous for its friendly atmosphere where people can stay to re charge, relax and refresh. The amenities block is kept to the highest of standards and the onsite farm shop and cafe/clubhouse are additional attractions to our guests. We offer the very best customer care and holiday experience to newcomers and to the many people who continue to return to stay.

Successful applicants will assist in the day to day running of our award winning site site and will strive to maintain the facilities and grounds in immaculate condition. The welcome that our guests receive is based on a friendly, helpful approach where nothing is too much trouble and the smooth organisation that our holiday makers see is the result of a fine attention to detail. The ability to deal with on line bookings and payments is important as are IT skills. The team requires pro-active people who are able to communicate with ease, respond to challenging situations with common sense and thought and work independently by managing their own workload whilst still focusing on the need to work as a team. They will need to be fit and active.

The ability to be cheerful, enthusiastic and reliable whatever the situation is a must and a good degree of flexibility is required between the varied roles that these positions bring. The farm shop/cafe gives the campsite a real edge and the successful applicant will need to be involved in the bar/retail/hospitality part of the position.

Salary TBC dependent on skills and ability. Dates: - Beginning of March - 28th October 2018.

Payment on a self employed basis and applicants will hold a full driving licence.

Please apply via email with current CVs and photos for the attention of Simon and Sarah at Closing date 21/01/18

Interviews will take place in the last week of January.

Successful applicants will be given a fully serviced and fenced hard standing pitch with garden for the duration of the season and can use the free wifi and laundry facilities. Own Caravan or Motorhome required.

Ad posted to: 10/Feb/2018 Salary: tbc
Contract type: Seasonal

Seasonal Job vacancy: Site Wardens

Park Name: The Dower House Touring Park
Location: Norwich,Norfolk

Park description:

The Dower House Touring Park is a friendly, family run site set deep in Thetford Forest. The excellent facilities include a heated swimming pool and our customers are usually delighted with the size of the large pitches. The forest setting creates a wonderful calm atmosphere away from the commercial world and provides a natural place for children to play and explore. For dog owners, even the laziest of pooches have their senses awakened and want to go ""walkies"".

Job Vacancy: Site Wardens

We require a Warden couple to work with us on our beautiful touring site in Thetford Forest. Its a beautiful and peaceful location, we are a touring site with 148 pitches, graded 4 star (Excellent) and have received a David Bellamy gold conservation award.

The contract is 16th March until 1st October.

Warden 1

Duties will include: -


Shop sales.
To monitor and rotate stock.
Receive deliveries.
Input data onto the computer.
Ordering of most delivered items e.g. bottle gas, milk, ice cream etc.
Cleaning of the shop & stock.
Maintaining adjacent Information Centre & patio area.
Display of brochures / info’ in the Information Centre.

Reception. (Situated in the shop)
Welcoming arrivals & check into the computer.
To take bookings & queries over the telephone.

(Training will be given where necessary for Shop/Reception duties.)

Warden 2

Duties will include: -

Pitching new arrivals.
To empty the bins.
Gardening & grass cutting.
Litter picking.
Cleaning and maintenance of the facilities. (this is less true during the summer holidays)
To tow caravans to & from store onto pitches.
To clean the Swimming Pool.

The working day overview
The working week is 5½ days. You take the Monday afternoon and whole of Tuesday off plus we do the late arrivals on the Wednesday night during mid and high season. During low season you would also have Monday off.

If you are interested please forward your CV's so we can arrange interviews for successful applicants.

You can see the park on our website

You do need to have your own caravan/motorhome, but of course the pitch and electricity are free. The pitches are large and have their own water tap. There is a staff bathroom/shower and a staff washing machine, and we all use the heated pool whenever possible. There is free Wifi

Ad posted to: 09/Feb/2018 Salary: Will be confirmed in email.
Contract type: Seasonal