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Seasonal Job vacancy: Park Managers

Park Name: Riverside Meadows Country Caravan Park
Location: Ripon,North Yorkshire

Park description:

The park nestles on the side of the River Ure surrounded by the beautiful countryside of North Yorkshire. Just a few minutes' walk from the historic town of Ripon with its majestic Cathedral dominating the skyline.

Riverside Meadows welcomes tents, touring caravans and motor homes on this lovely park in the valley by the River Ure and is also a personal retreat for those wanting to own their own Holiday Home.

Job Vacancy: Park Managers

An exciting opportunity for a couple looking to manage a Park for the 2018 season with privately owned static caravans, seasonal touring pitches and pitches for tourers and motor homes.

We are looking to recruit a couple as Park Managers to start at the end of January 2018. The successful candidates should possess a high level of customer care and have the ability to lead a committed team by demonstrating a fully hands on approach and be involved in all aspects of the park.

Duties to include;

•maintaining the high standards of the Park by grass-cutting, strimming, litter picking, rubbish collection and other tasks to ensure that the grounds are kept clean and tidy;

•cleaning of toilet and shower blocks and other park facilities;

•checking-in and siting of tent and tourer arrivals;

•gas bottle deliveries;

•evenings on call including late night park checks;

•dealing with initial static caravan sales enquiries;

•siting of static caravan;

•unpacking, preparing and cleaning of sales static caravans;

•general repairs and maintenance to include basic electrical and plumbing work;

•reception and shop duties,

•cash handling, banking and general administration;

•staff management;

•supervision of Bar Complex;

•liaising with Company Directors, Sales Manager and Head Office Management;

•and any other tasks involved in the day to day running of the Park.

Please note this is a list of the main duties to be carried out in the role of Park Managers but it is not exhaustive. There are many tasks involved in the day to day running of a Holiday Park.

Our Park Managers are not only responsible for the supervision of the team of park staff but are expected to work alongside them.

Days worked over 5 days per week to include evenings, weekends and Bank Holidays during open season and 6 days will be required during the main school holidays by prior agreement. Will also include evenings on call with a late-night check of the park.

We are offering an attractive package including salary dependant on experience together with bonuses and accommodation.

Initially this contract will run from the end of January 2018 to the beginning of December 2018.

These positions are not suitable for couples with dependents.

Candidates should ideally have previous park experience, in a similar role would be an advantage.

To apply, please forward a copy of current CV's.

A current driving license is essential.

A lodge is provided as accommodation together with utilities.

Ad posted to: 06/Dec/2017 Salary: TBC
Email: recruitment@flowerofmay.com
Contract type: Seasonal

Seasonal Job vacancy: Seasonal Wardens 2018

Park Name: Flower of May Holiday Park
Location: Scarborough,North Yorkshire

Park description:

Widely acclaimed as one of the best privately owned holiday parks in the country, the Flower of May is constantly modernised to provide the most comprehensive facilities.

We’re right on the coast between Scarborough and Filey.

Set in glorious open countryside where the beautiful Yorkshire Wolds roll down to the Sea.

Job Vacancy: Seasonal Wardens 2018

Flower of May Holiday Parks Limited are looking for enthusiastic, hard-working and practical couples with a passion for customer service to join our team as Park Wardens at Holiday Parks throughout Yorkshire, for the 2018 season.

You will be mainly responsible for assisting the Park Managers with the day-to-day smooth running of the Park together with general maintenance and cleaning within the Holiday Park, reporting to Company Directors and Park Management.

Duties may include: -

• Reception and Shop duties
• Dealing with general customer and sales
enquiries
• Groundwork and gardening together with
general maintenance and repairs
• Siting of sales vans
• Ensuring that a high standard of
cleanliness of facilities is achieved and
maintained
• Gas bottle exchange
• Litter picking and bin rotation
• Maintenance of hire fleet
• Ensuring cleanliness of hire fleet is
maintained at a high standard
• Unpacking and cleaning of sales vans
• Toilet & Shower block cleaning
• Regular inspections of Toilet & Shower
blocks
• Evenings on call
• Late night park inspection
• Supervision of staff on Manager’s day off

Please note this is a list of the main tasks to be carried out in the role of Wardens but it is not exhaustive. Some of the duties may not be applicable at specific parks.

These are practical and hands-on roles, consistently delivering a high standard of customer service.

These are seasonal positions. The working week is five days out of seven to include evenings, weekends and Bank Holidays. A six-day working week will be required during the main school holidays. Flexibility is required to meet the needs of the business. Evenings on call on rotation with Park Managers. Due to the nature of the business, holidays are not permitted during the season.

Accommodation is provided together with utilities as part of the package.

There is the opportunity to earn a performance related bonus payable upon completion of the season.

A valid driver’s license is essential. To apply please forward up to date CVs.

Accommodation together with utilities is provided with these positions.

Ad posted to: 03/Dec/2017 Salary: TBC
Email: recruitment@flowerofmay.com
Contract type: Seasonal

Seasonal Job vacancy: Seasonal Wardens 2018

Park Name: Castlerigg Hall Caravan and Camping Park
Location: Keswick,Cumbria

Park description:

Our award winning park is located in the heart of the English Lake District just over a mile from the popular market town of Keswick. Set in an elevated position overlooking Derwentwater we enjoy panoramic views of the surrounding fells. We cater for touring, camping, glamping and holiday hire caravans. On-site facilities include shop, restaurant, gallery and campers kitchen.

Job Vacancy: Seasonal Wardens 2018

Castlerigg Hall is an award winning holiday park (voted AA northwest campsite of the year 2017) close to the market town of Keswick in the heart of the English Lake District.

We are looking for a flexible, friendly, enthusiastic warden couple to join our team next, season to start on 1st March 2018 and finish 5th November 2018.

Duties will include:

Park maintenance and ground work.

General park duties with some night duties.

Cleaning and maintaining facilities to a high standard, this includes toilet/showers, laundry
room, campers kitchen and holiday hire caravans.

Shop and Reception work if required.

Our ethos is to provide excellence in customer service and offer premium quality facilities for our guests.

Working week: Min two days off a week. Hours on application.

Please forward your CV and a brief description of any relevant experience to castlerigghall@outlook.com or write to David/Jill Jackson, Castlerigg Hall, Keswick, Cumbria CA12 4TE.

We are able to offer either a two bedroom caravan fully serviced or a a fully serviced hardstanding touring pitch. Rent and electric included. Free Wifi and laundry. 10% reduction on shop purchases.

Ad posted to: 26/Nov/2017 Salary: tbc
Email: castlerigghall@outlook.com
Contract type: Seasonal

Permanent Job vacancy: Sales/Marketing Manager

Park Name: Gallaber Park
Location: North Yorkshire

Park description:

Gallaber park is the latest addition to the Thornley Leisure Park Family. The park sits amidst stunning rolling countryside right on the edge of the Yorkshire Dales National Park.

The park is surrounded by woodland, giving a sheltered and private feel amongst nature. It truly is a beautiful place to be.

Gallaber Park prides itself on presentation and appearance, with a continuous rolling programme of maintenance and improvement. We are also proud to have achieved Gold under the David Bellamy conservation award for caravan parks and also to have been awarded Five Stars tourist board rating.

The park consists of a mix between Lodges and Caravans with a small hire fleet. There is also a touring park for touring caravans, motorhomes and camping.

There are plans to add more static caravan pitches as well as a bar/club/fitness room as well as a glamping development.

Job Vacancy: Sales/Marketing Manager

The Role

You will be responsible for the sales and marketing of caravan holiday homes, lodges and holidays.

Sales

Your responsibilities include sales of caravan holiday homes, lodges and holidays. This involves prospecting, building rapport, demonstrating the products, and explaining the benefits of buying a holiday home. You will also be actively involved in prospecting current customers with the view to upgrade sale.

Marketing

Your knowledge of marketing, PR and promotion will enable you to create, manage and track campaigns, organise and attend marketing events and exhibitions, generate ongoing relationships with mutual benefits with local organisation etc. Your focus being lead generation, prospecting and sales.

Experience within the holiday home industry is not essential, as full and ongoing training will be given.

The Ideal Candidate

The ideal candidate will understand sales, and have a wealth of experience in marketing. You must have good closing skills and be able to build long-term relationships both from a sales and marketing point of view. The role will be exciting, varied, fun and rewarding. You must be able to demonstrate in your attitude many key traits including, drive, ambition, determination, flexibility and an outgoing personality, you will be self-motivated and can work on your own initiative, as well as possessing excellent organisational and inter-personal capability.

No accommodation provided with the role.

Ad posted to: 24/Nov/2017 Salary: £18,500+Commission
Email: det@thornleyleisure.co.uk
Contract type: Permanent

Permanent Job vacancy: Caravan Sales

Park Name: Berwick Holiday Park
Location: Berwick Upon Tweed,Northumberland

Park description:

With access to two sandy beaches and stunning cliff top views Berwick Holiday Park is the perfect location to own a holiday home. 550 privately owned holiday homes and a hire fleet of 200 we benefited in 2017 from a 1 million pound investment plan including pitch enhancements , new look Show Bar and Brigs Of Tweed restaurant. Excellent road and rail links as well as the ability to walk in to the historic market town of Berwick Upon Tweed all make the park very appealing to families wanting to enjoy quality time together. Maintained to an exceptionally high standard the park also boasts a private owner lounge with health suite, indoor & outdoor heated pools, chip shop, supermarket , 24 hour security , live entertainment, sports court , park ranger and launderette.

Job Vacancy: Caravan Sales

Selling both new and pre-owned holiday home to new and existing families on park we are looking for an addition to our small team. Excellent communication skills to be able to work as a team and as and individual. Basic wage plus commission.

Available

Ad posted to: 20/Nov/2017 Salary: 20,000
Email: phil.gornall@bourne-leisure.co.uk Phone: 07539083858
Contract type: Permanent