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Seasonal Job vacancy: Seasonal Warden Couple

Park Name: The Ullswater Holiday Park
Location: Penrith,Cumbria

Park description:

The Ullswater Holiday Park is a family run park situated in a beautiful setting within the National Park. We specialise in a friendly welcome, practical family facilities and a range of accommodation to suit all needs. Our park has plenty of space combining a sheltered position beneath Cumbrian fells with excellent access to the nearby shores and waters of Ullswater.

Job Vacancy: Seasonal Warden Couple

We are looking to recruit a pair of seasonal wardens whom are enthusiastic, hard working and able to join our small team here on the park.

We are situated in the tranquil, beautiful area near Lake Ullswater, only 7 miles from Penrith.

The main duties and responsibilities between the couple would include:

1) Ensuring that all our public washroom areas are kept spotlessly clean at all times
2) Groundcare/Gardening work which include Grass cutting/strimming and keeping the park well presented at all times.
3) Shop/Bar Work
4) Reception - taking bookings & welcoming our guests. Excellent Customer service is essential. IT knowledge would be beneficial but not a must.

Applicants should also be reliable, ideally with a driving licence and vehicle.

Hours of work are to be confirmed, and to include weekends and bank holidays. Flexibility is essential from any applicant, they will be given 2 consecutive days off during the week.

We will be holding interviews week commencing 26th February 2018.

Please send CVs with a covering letter to -
Susan Thwaytes - info@ullswaterholidaypark.co.uk

Touring pitch available to applicant with their own Tourer or Motorhome.

Ad posted to: 22/Feb/2018 Salary: £8.00 per hour each
Email: info@ullswaterholidaypark.co.uk
Contract type: Seasonal

Seasonal Job vacancy: Chef

Park Name: Akebar Park
Location: North Yorkshire

Park description:

Akebar Park is located just outside of the Market Town of Bedale, in the North Yorkshire Dales. The Park has a selection of Lodges, Static Caravans, Touring and Tent Pitches. The facilities on site include a restaurant and pub, golf courses, Wi-Fi, extensive dog walking on our 120 acres of woodland.

Job Vacancy: Chef

Akebar Park in the North Yorkshire Dales requires a chef to join our friendly and enthusiastic restaurant team. The Friars Restaurant and Pub is located within the grounds of Akebar Holiday Park and is very busy with both holidaymakers and locals within the area.

We are currently recruiting a chef to work alongside our Head Chef and Second Chef.

The role includes;
- Basic food preparation.
- Producing starters and side dishes.
- Dessert preparation and production.

The ideal candidate will have following attributes;
- Good timekeeping.
- Hard working.
- Willingness to learn.
- Some experience preferred, however, full training will be given.

The role is full time & 40 hours per week. We would like the successful candidate to start before March 2018.

A two-bedroom static caravan will be provided as accommodation. The accommodation is provided free of charge, as well as Wi-Fi. Only gas and electric are charged.

All employees have free use of all facilities and receive 10% discount in our restaurant and pub.

Ad posted to: 22/Feb/2018 Salary: £9.00 per hour
Email: jack@akebarpark.com
Contract type: Seasonal

Seasonal Job vacancy: Cleaning Couple

Park Name: Akebar Park
Location: North Yorkshire

Park description:

Akebar Park is located just outside of the Market Town of Bedale, in the North Yorkshire Dales. The Park has a selection of Lodges, Static Caravans, Touring and Tent Pitches. The facilities on site include a restaurant and pub, golf courses, Wi-Fi, extensive dog walking on our 120 acres of woodland.

Job Vacancy: Cleaning Couple

Akebar Park in the North Yorkshire Dales is looking for a cleaning couple to join our friendly and enthusiastic team.

The role of the cleaners throughout the season is to take full responsibility for ensuring the cleanliness of our communal facilities. This includes;
- Large Toilet and Shower Block
- Laundry
- Restuarant, Pub & Beer Garden
- Reception areas

The successful team will be responsible for the ordering of all cleaning products, ensuring that stock levels are adequate and do not run out.

Minimum hours of 35 per week per person, with 45+ hours expected throughout the Summer Holidays.

The successful candidates do not necessarily have to be a couple. Friends & individual applicants may apply as well.

A two-bedroom static caravan will be provided as accommodation. The accommodation is provided free of charge, as well as Wi-Fi. Only gas and electric are charged.

All employees have free use of all facilities and receive 10% discount in our restaurant and pub.

Ad posted to: 22/Feb/2018 Salary: TBC
Email: jack@akebarpark.com
Contract type: Seasonal

Seasonal Job vacancy: Warden Couple

Park Name: Akebar Park
Location: North Yorkshire

Park description:

Akebar Park is located just outside of the Market Town of Bedale, in the North Yorkshire Dales. The Park has a selection of Lodges, Static Caravans, Touring and Tent Pitches. The facilities on site include a restaurant and pub, golf courses, Wi-Fi, extensive dog walking on our 120 acres of woodland.

Job Vacancy: Warden Couple

Akebar Park in the North Yorkshire Dales requires a warden couple to join our friendly and enthusiastic team.

The Role is to run from March - September.

The role of the warden couple will be split into two roles: A minimum 35 hours per week per person, however you will be expected to do 45+ hours throughout the summer season.
Male;
To assist touring park guests and act as customer liaison.
Do nightly checks of the touring the park throughout busy periods and Bank Holidays.
To help the current maintenance and ground care team with strimming, mowing and general upkeep duties.
Very minimal cleaning and shop cover.

Female;
The responsibility of the on-site shop (full-time hours during the school holidays).
To cover the cleaning and reception team days off.
May also required to cover the occasional shifts in the restaurant kitchen as Porter.

The ideal candidates must be versatile, flexible and hard working.

A two-bedroom static caravan will be provided as accommodation. The accommodation is provided free of charge, as well as Wi-Fi. Only gas and electric are charged.

All employees have free use of all facilities and receive 10% discount in our restaurant and pub.

Ad posted to: 22/Feb/2018 Salary: TBC
Email: jack@akebarpark.com
Contract type: Seasonal

Seasonal Job vacancy: Warden Couple

Park Name: Skiddaw View Holiday Park
Location: Wigton,Cumbria

Park description:

Skiddaw View Holiday Park is an award winning holiday park which is situated in a secluded delightful setting on the outskirts of Bassenthwaite in the Northern Lake District Cumbria. Offering fully equipped self-catering Static Caravans and Timber Lodges.

The twenty acre park is nestled into the hillside with panoramic views of Skiddaw and the Northern Fells, with easy access to the market towns of Keswick and Cockermouth; as well as the Solway Coast area of outstanding natural beauty.

Our location is ideal for visiting the Northern Lake District which includes: Bassenthwaite, Derwent Water, Buttermere and also the quieter Western Lakes of Ennerdale, Loweswater and Crummock. We are only 30 minutes drive from The Great Border City of Carlisle and Penrith, and within an hour you can reach Windermere, Ambleside and Grasmere.

Job Vacancy: Warden Couple

We are looking for a warden couple to join our small team to assist with the running of our holiday park from March 2018 until November 2018. Our park consists of a mixture of privately owned holiday caravans/lodges (67) and rental homes (28).

We are located in a secluded and delightful setting on the outskirts of Bassenthwaite, in the northern Lake District, Cumbria.

The main duties and responsibilities between the couple would include: shop work, welcoming guests upon their arrival, cleaning and laundry duties, manning the customer maintenance line, general maintenance and gardening.

Successful applicants should be physically capable with a positive attitude, strong sense of customer service and pride in their work. Applicants should also be reliable, with a clean driving licence and vehicle, have an aptitude for problem solving and a flexible attitude towards work.

While not essential; intermediate I.T. skills, some shop/retail experience and basic D.I.Y. skills would be an advantage.

Hours of work are to be confirmed (but would be approx. 30 hours per person per week) and to include weekends and bank holidays. Successful applicants would also be given two full days off per week (together). Along with your salary we are also offering a one bedroom timber lodge as your accommodation.

Pets are not permitted.

Please send CVs with a covering letter to: Mark Dobinson (Park Manager) - office@skiddawview.co.uk.

One bedroom timber lodge (38' x 20') with full central heating and double glazing.

Ad posted to: 19/Feb/2018 Salary: TBC
Email: office@skiddawview.co.uk
Contract type: Seasonal

Seasonal Job vacancy: Warden Couple

Park Name: Fisherground Campsite
Location: Eskdale

Park description:

Fisherground Campsite is set right in the heart of Eskdale, one of Cumbria's loveliest valleys. Here on the West side of the Lake District we get less rain and more sun than our famous cousins the other side of Scafell. In this quiet valley there is still the Peace and Tranquility that should be Lakeland - but rarely is in the bustling centres. Here there are still more sheep than people.

Job Vacancy: Warden Couple

Warden couple required for Fisherground Campsite. To start early May 2018 until Mid September 2018.

Duties include - groundwork / cleaning toilet & shower facilities / showing guests to pitches / mowing & strimming / site security / taking bookings.

Applicants should work well under pressure. Be able to work under their own initiative. Have a ready smile and be happy to tactfully deal with any problems that come their way. Work well as part of a team and a good sense of humour.

If you would like to come and enjoy one of Lake Districts most beautiful and picturesque valleys please get in touch via Email and if possible, attach a current CV.

We pay a salary, also a pitch with hook up for a motorhome or caravan (of your own) will be provided, including electric, gas, water and laundry facilities.

Ad posted to: 18/Feb/2018 Salary: TBC
Email: camping@fishergroundcampsite.co.uk
Contract type: Seasonal

Seasonal Job vacancy: Warden Couple

Park Name: Sykeside Camping Park
Location: Penrith,Cumbria

Park description:

Medium sized, family run campsite in the heart of the Lake District near Brotherswater.

Job Vacancy: Warden Couple

Warden/couple required for family-run campsite in the Lake District.

In the heart of the Dovedale Valley, surrounded by Dove Crag, Hart Crag and Fairfield with Brotherswater nearby, Sykeside Camping Park is an inspiring location for camping, offering stunning views wherever you pitch.

Duties would include:
- General keeping watch over the campsite
- Cleaning the toilet and shower block between 12noon-2pm
- Cleaning the bunkhouses and yurts as required
- Helping guests to pitch tents in bad weather (or sometimes good weather too!)
- Patrolling the site after 11pm
- Reading and checking tent tags
- Helping pitch touring caravans
- Occasional grass cutting and ground works
- General maintenance, DIY and repairs

The role would suit a couple as we do currently have a vacancy for a housekeeper too, cleaning 30 to 40 hours per week.

The site has 26 hardstanding pitches for campervans, caravans or motorhomes, up to 100 tent pitches, a 36-bed bunkhouse, a traditional country inn with bed and breakfast rooms and two furnished yurts. The site facilities include male and female toilet and shower blocks, a laundry area and pot washing area, as well as a galley kitchen for exclusive use of bunkhouse residents.

Vacancies until at least the end of October, but as we are open all year we could extend the jobs to include the winter months. Hours would average 40 per week over 5 days Friday through to Tuesday inclusive, salary for warden £16,300.00 per annum, housekeeper paid hourly at minimum wage.

Access to a car would be an advantage as we are a rural site. The site is located on the Kirkstone Pass; the nearest village is Patterdale 3 miles away, or the nearest town is Windermere 12 miles away. Public transport links are poor and there is no mobile phone reception.

A pitch with hook up for a motorhome or caravan can be provided or alternatively accommodation and meals are available at a cost of £40.00 per person per week.

Ad posted to: 17/Feb/2018 Salary: £16,300.00 pro rata
Email: info@sykeside.co.uk
Contract type: Seasonal

Seasonal Job vacancy: Site Warden

Park Name: Bilton Park, Harrogate
Location: Harrogate,North Yorkshire

Park description:

Bilton Park is a family owned and run Caravan and Camping site with 25 touring, 20 holiday static and 32 residential pitches. The 8 acre Park is within a peaceful rural setting, bordering a large conservation area, yet is 2 miles from Harrogate’s centre. Where you and visitors can enjoy the town’s international awarding winning gardens, shopping, entertainment and leisure facilities. With designated walking and cycle routes from the entrance of the site its ideal for those that enjoy the outdoors and appreciate having first class indulgences waiting for them.

Job Vacancy: Site Warden

Job Vacancy: Seasonal Wardens

Are you considering a position in the caravan Industry? We are now recruiting for a Seasonal Warden duo at Bilton Park Caravan Park

Seasonal Wardens Role:

We are looking for a pair of Seasonal Wardens. Duties will include ensuring that all of our public areas are kept spotlessly clean, that customer interactions are friendly and professional, some reception and shop work, general maintenance, night duty and gardening around the park.
Assisting with special events and any other tasks or roles to aid the park may will be necessary.

Further to this we are developing a phased development plan to further enhance the park and the chosen couple will have an opportunity to be involved in these projects and leave their legacy on the park for years to come.

Role Requirements:
Experience in a similar wardening role is non-essential but advantageous.
An understanding of maintaining high standards every time
Proactive and competent approach to fault/repair reporting
To ensure the park is immaculately presented in all areas.
Good communication skills with guests and colleagues at all levels
The ability and desire to exceed customer expectations on an on-going basis.
Knowledge of H&S an advantage
Computer literate with knowledge of social media an advantage.
5 days a week operation that requires a degree of flexibility.

Hours :- There will be a total of 60 hours split between both parties.

Please contact Welcome@biltonpark.co.uk for an application pack

We will be holding interviews week commencing 5th February 2018.
A powered pitch is provided for your caravan or motorhome at no additional cost.

Touring pitch available to applicant with their own Tourer or Motorhome.

Holiday Static unit also available subject to agreement.

A well behaved dog is also welcome to stay.

Ad posted to: 31/Jan/2018 Salary: £8/hr + incentives
Email: welcome@biltonpark.co.uk
Contract type: Seasonal

Permanent Job vacancy: Holiday Park Retail Supervisor

Park Name: Hill of Oaks
Location: Windermere,Cumbria

Park description:

This Five Star Visit England, David Bellamy Gold & AA 5 Pennant Park nestles on the slopes of an ancient woodland with exclusive lake frontage for almost one mile along the shore of Lake Windermere in the Lake District National Park. This idyllic holiday location is perfectly located for access to the main areas of the Lake District National Park, with extensive facilities on site including five private jetties for boat launching, licensed shop and wildlife walks.
The Park welcomes touring caravans and motor homes, well behaved owners with their dogs, has self catering accommodation for hire on short term lets and offers exclusive pitch locations for private holiday homes and lodges with access to jetty facilities.
We are located on Lake Windermere.

Job Vacancy: Holiday Park Retail Supervisor

About Lake District Estates
Lake District Estates is a family owned company based in Kendal. Within the group of businesses, we operate residential and commercial lettings, 5 caravan parks, self-catering holidays, private holiday home ownership, retail outlets, online shopping and two heritage visitor attractions.
Lake District Estates is proud to provide a family solution for property lettings, holidays and activities in and around the Lake District National Park.

Retail Supervisor
LIVE-OUT POSITION


Position: Retail Supervisor
Location: Hill of Oaks Lodge and Caravan Park
Hours: Full-time, 40 Hours, Monday to Sunday with 2 rest days
Salary: £TBC (dependant on experience) plus benefits.

Uniform provided

Closing Date: 30th January 2018

About the role:
As Retail Supervisor you'll purchase and administer stock for the shop. Liaising with the General Manager, wholesalers and local producers, you will maintain a continuous supply of good quality products for sale. As this position is in its infancy we are looking for a Supervisor to take the retail business forward. We will give more details at interview.

From sourcing to shelf, you will constantly seek to improve the range and development of the products available to the public, helping to optimise sales.

You will lead the department, overseeing stock control, as well as ensuring cost prices are accurately updated on the stock system.

You'll also help oversee the day-to-day operations of the shop, from stock movement to displays and promotions, as well as acting as a port of call for any queries on the shop floor.

Every day you will play an integral part in the smooth running of the shop, inspiring those around you to deliver an outstanding level of customer service.

You will be responsible for the cleanliness of the shop area.
Control of costs and wastage.

Other
Part of this role will involve some cover for reception and admin duties.

About you
With retail experience you will be familiar with the principles of stock management and be confident using databases for retail ordering.

Comfortable with taking the lead, you are able to remain calm and controlled when under pressure, and have the supervisory experience to support this.

Communication skills are key, because you will be liaising with a wide range of employees and suppliers.
Above all, you will enjoy working as part of a collaborative team and will be eager to expand upon your experience.

You may have experience of the following: Retail Assistant, Customer Service, Store Assistant, Retail, Sales Assistant, etc.

Reporting Responsibilities
The Retail supervisor will report directly to the General Manager.

General
The successful candidates will demonstrate an enthusiastic, pro-active and problem-solving approach to the job. They will have excellent communication skills and have the ability to manage customer expectations efficiently, be flexible, focused, self-motivated and be effective at time management and organisation. Bank Holiday and weekend working will be required, including unsociable hours.

Driving Licence
A current driving licence is essential for this role.

Leave Entitlement
28 working days per annum inclusive of bank holidays plus one extra day after 5 years’ service, pro rata

Benefits
A series of staff discounts and benefits are available across our group of businesses
General
You may be asked to cover at other parts of the company if required

Live-out

Ad posted to: 31/Jan/2018 Salary: TBC at interview
Email: chris.dodd@lakedistrictestates.co.uk Phone: 07799530822
Contract type: Permanent

Seasonal Job vacancy: Chef

Park Name: Waren Caravan & Camping Park
Location: Bamburgh,Northumberland

Park description:

Situated in the Heart of Northumberland’s beautiful coastline and overlooking the Holy Island of Lindisfarne and Bamburgh Castle, Waren Caravan & Camping Park boasts amazing views, fantastic facilities and a warm welcome to customers and staff alike.

Job Vacancy: Chef

Chef (Seasonal February 2018 – November 2018)
Waren Caravan & Camping Park, Bamburgh, Northumberland.

Full Time - Seasonal Role – Private Accommodation Provided Free of Charge (optional)
36 – 48+ Hours per week depending on bookings occupancy - £8.50 per hour
A professional Chef is required to join our friendly team at Waren Caravan Park at Bamburgh in stunning Northumberland. Heading up the kitchen operation in our family pub/restaurant The Witch & Worm, you will find that we encourage creativity and developing menu ideas. Experience in delivering high quality pub food is essential. Gastropub experience highly preferred. Food production qualifications are preferred. Duties include delivering a high-quality dining experience to our customers, stock control, ordering food and maintaining kitchen hygiene. Portion control and costing experience would be advantageous. Applicants must be team players and natural customer service providers. A current level 2 health and hygiene certificate is required.

Applicants for the role will be able to demonstrate a successful record of achievement and will possess experience of bar and catering kitchen operations, including meal preparations, coupled with an ability to inspire our small kitchen support/waiting team and leading from the front.
Working to budgets and cost control measures, health & safety systems and driving standards are all prerequisites of the role
Excellent customer service skills, passion for presenting new ideas and enthusiasm to build upon the current success of the operation is highly valued.
There is an option to live in with the park providing a high-quality caravan holiday home with double glazing and central heating – all utilities are provided free of charge.
To find out more about us and the location, the park, the business, the lifestyle please contact The Park General Manager Darren Williams on 01668 214 366 or email darrenw@meadowhead.co.uk

Benefits of the role – statement from GM.
1. Excellent FOC accommodation
2. Free utilities
3. Stunning part of country
4. Uniform provided
5. Role orientation
6. Family owned business
7. Family team working environment
8. Career progression opportunities
9. Will have the opportunity to make a
difference to the business
10. Training and learning development

There is an option to live in with the park providing a high-quality caravan holiday home with double glazing and central heating – all utilities are provided free of charge.

Ad posted to: 11/Feb/2018 Salary: £8.50 per hour
Email: darrenw@meadowhead.co.uk Phone: 07730129619
Contract type: Seasonal

Seasonal Job vacancy: Seasonal Park Wardens (Housekeeping)

Park Name: Waren Caravan & Camping Park
Location: Bamburgh,Northumberland

Park description:

Situated in the Heart of Northumberland’s beautiful coastline and overlooking the Holy Island of Lindisfarne and Bamburgh Castle, Waren Caravan & Camping Park boasts amazing views, fantastic facilities and a warm welcome to customers and staff alike.

Job Vacancy: Seasonal Park Wardens (Housekeeping)

Meadowhead Ltd has an exciting opportunity for the right couple to join their team as
Seasonal Park Wardens (Housekeeping) February – November 2018
At their Award-winning family Caravan and Camping Park near Bamburgh, Northumberland.

To undertake the day to day cleaning of our holiday park facilities and accommodation and provide a supporting role to the bar and catering team and as evening park
wardens for a few evenings each week.
Salary at National Living/Minimum Wage / Accommodation Provided / Uniform Provided

Applicants are required to deliver excellent customer service coupled with the ability to deliver exceptionally high standards of cleanliness, presentation and safety across a range of facilities and accommodations at the park. Experience in this area is preferred. Other duties include key-holding, supporting the bar & catering team serving drinks, waiting tables and pot-washing and to conduct evening park tours two nights per week. This is a versatile role that supports all areas of the park business. The salary is at national minimum/living wage and working hours will vary depending on the booking patterns. In peak weeks you will be expected to work up to 6 days per week. Weekend, evening and bank holiday work is required.

Accommodation in the form of a caravan holiday home is provided with utilities (gas, water & electricity).

Ad posted to: 11/Feb/2018 Salary: £7.83 per hour
Email: darrenw@meadowhead.co.uk Phone: 01668214366
Contract type: Seasonal

Seasonal Job vacancy: Seasonal Housekeepers 32 Hours

Park Name: Skelwith Fold Caravan Park
Location: Ambleside,Cumbria

Park description:

Skelwith Fold Caravan Park is a 5* woodland park located just outside Ambleside in the heart of the beautiful Lake District and occupies 130 acres in the grounds of a former country house with its main attraction being the acres of magical woodland with all its wildlife inhabitants, including red squirrels, red deer, badgers and a huge number of bird species. The grounds of the park can be explored via a network of paths boasting stunning views across the surrounding majestic Lakeland fells as well as the park’s secret magical tarn.
Nestled in amongst this lie four luxury two berth ‘Hideaways’ as well as one luxury family ‘Hideaway’ which are all set in one of the most peaceful and tranquil areas of the park and new to 2018 we will have onsite two luxury Safari Tents.

Job Vacancy: Seasonal Housekeepers 32 Hours

Are you considering a position in the caravan Industry? We are now recruiting for a Housekeeping duo at Skelwith Fold Caravan Park in Ambleside.

Housekeeping Role 32 Hours:
Our two new housekeepers will be required to work unsupervised using their own initiative; however, we are seeking individuals who also really enjoy working as part of a team and who will contribute to the overall success of the park.
The Housekeeping will be required to assist in ensuring that all of our public areas are kept spotlessly clean at all times, along with a high standard of servicing of our Hideaways and Safari Tents ready for guests checking in. Responsibility for inventory.
Assisting with special events and any other tasks or roles to aid the park may will be necessary.

Role Requirements:
Previous experience is non-essential
High standards of attention to detail
Proactive approach to fault/repair reporting
Taking pride and ensuring immaculate presentation standards in all that you do
Good communication skills with guests and colleagues at all levels
Passion to exceed guest expectation first time, on time, every time
Knowledge of COSHH an advantage
7 days a week operation that requires a degree of flexibility

We will be holding interviews week commencing 15th January 2018.

A powered pitch is provided for your caravan or motorhome at no additional cost.

Ad posted to: 10/Feb/2018 Salary: £8 ph each
Email: daniel@skelwith.com
Contract type: Seasonal

Seasonal Job vacancy: Seasonal Wardens

Park Name: Skelwith Fold Caravan Park
Location: Ambleside,Cumbria

Park description:

Skelwith Fold Caravan Park is a 5* woodland park located just outside Ambleside in the heart of the beautiful Lake District and occupies 130 acres in the grounds of a former country house with its main attraction being the acres of magical woodland with all its wildlife inhabitants, including red squirrels, red deer, badgers and a huge number of bird species. The grounds of the park can be explored via a network of paths boasting stunning views across the surrounding majestic Lakeland fells as well as the park’s secret magical tarn.
Nestled in amongst this lie four luxury two berth ‘Hideaways’ as well as one luxury family ‘Hideaway’ which are all set in one of the most peaceful and tranquil areas of the park and new to 2018 we will have onsite two luxury Safari Tents.

Job Vacancy: Seasonal Wardens

Are you considering a position in the caravan Industry? We are now recruiting for a Seasonal Warden duo at Skelwith Fold Caravan Park in Ambleside.

Seasonal Wardens Role:
We are looking for a pair of Seasonal Wardens. Duties will include ensuring that all of our public areas are kept spotlessly clean, that customer interactions are friendly and professional, some reception and shop work, general light maintenance, night duty and gardening around the park.
Assisting with special events and any other tasks or roles to aid the park may will be necessary.

Role Requirements:
Experience in a similar wardening role is non-essential
High standards of attention to detail
Proactive approach to fault/repair reporting
Taking pride and ensuring immaculate presentation standards in all that you do
Good communication skills with guests and colleagues at all levels
Passion to exceed guest expectation first time, on time, every time
Knowledge of COSHH an advantage
Knowledge of Microsoft office suite an advantage
7 days a week operation that requires a degree of flexibility.

We will be holding interviews week commencing 15th January 2018.

A powered pitch is provided for your caravan or motorhome at no additional cost.

Ad posted to: 10/Feb/2018 Salary: £8 ph each
Email: daniel@skelwith.com
Contract type: Seasonal

Permanent Job vacancy: Holiday Park Maintenance Manager

Park Name: Hill of Oaks
Location: Windermere,Cumbria

Park description:

This Five Star Visit England, David Bellamy Gold & AA 5 Pennant Park nestles on the slopes of an ancient woodland with exclusive lake frontage for almost one mile along the shore of Lake Windermere in the Lake District National Park. This idyllic holiday location is perfectly located for access to the main areas of the Lake District National Park, with extensive facilities on site including five private jetties for boat launching, licensed shop and wildlife walks.
The Park welcomes touring caravans and motor homes, well behaved owners with their dogs, has self catering accommodation for hire on short term lets and offers exclusive pitch locations for private holiday homes and lodges with access to jetty facilities.
We are located on Lake Windermere.

Job Vacancy: Holiday Park Maintenance Manager

LAKE DISTRICT ESTATES COMPANY LIMITED
HILL OF OAKS

JOB DESCRIPTION
Maintenance Manager

Period of employment Permanent
Hourly rate £21'000.00 Live-in £24’000.00 live -out dependant on experience.
Hours of work 40 per week.
Accommodation Will be provided.

About Lake District Estates
Lake District Estates is a family owned company based in Kendal. Within the group of businesses, we operate residential and commercial lettings, 5 caravan parks, self-catering holidays, private holiday home ownership, retail outlets, online shopping and two heritage visitor attractions. Lake District Estates is proud to provide a family solution for property lettings, holidays and activities in and around the Lake District National Park.

Main Purpose of Job
To assist the General Manager in the safe and efficient operation of the caravan park.

Principal Accountabilities
1. To co-ordinate Maintenance/Ground worker’s efforts to ensure a high standard across the Park. To engage in a range of tasks in connection with the maintenance of the site, including grass cutting, strimming, landscaping. and ensuring at all times that the caravan park is attractive and presentable.
2. To take control of moving static caravans around the Park, siting/de-siting of same. Training will be given for this role if needed.
3. You will be required to drive various vehicles in this role
4. To delegate tasks to meet maintenance schedule and satisfy the General Manager’s needs.
5. Ensuring that maintenance jobs reported to reception are attended promptly.
6. To ensure that the grounds are kept neat and tidy and at all times that the caravan park is attractive and presentable.
7. Spraying and applying pesticides. (training arranged if need be)
8. Cleaning and oiling all gardening equipment as per manufacturers recommendations.
9. Maintaining all machinery and equipment in a clean and serviceable condition.
10. Report all breakages, breakdowns and damage to the General Manager immediately.
11. Filling any Prime health and safety reports as and when directed.
12. To make sure that all staff respect owners accommodation’s and to leave clean after attending jobs.
13. Ensuring the security and safety of all machinery and equipment at all times.
14. Checking gas and electric usage and requirements as instructed.
15. Communicate plans for upper level improvements to staff.
16. Liaise with General Manager for scheduling repairmen and extra help as needed.
17. Perform administrative tasks as and when required.
18. Ensuring compliance with delegated duties within the Prime safety, health and safety of self, team and customers, together with the security of the Holiday Homes and buildings serviced.
19. To undertake any other tasks required from time to time to contribute towards the successful operation of the company.
20. To develop good relationships with our customers, at all times achieving a high standard of customer service.
21. To assist with the operation of gas delivery when required.
22. To contribute towards the maintenance of successful team working throughout the staff team at Hill of Oaks Holiday Park.




Reporting Responsibilities
The Maintenance Manager will report directly to the General Manager.

General
The successful candidates will demonstrate an enthusiastic, pro-active and problem solving approach to the job. They will have excellent communication skills and have the ability to manage customer expectations efficiently, be flexible, focused, self-motivated and be effective at time management and organisation. Bank Holiday and weekend working will be required, including unsociable hours.

Accommodation
You will be required to live in the company property provided with this job to better carry out your duties.
This will include some on call duties.

Driving Licence
A current driving licence is essential for this role.

Leave Entitlement
28 working days per annum inclusive of bank holidays plus one extra day after 5 years’ service, pro rata

Benefits
A series of staff discounts and benefits are available across our group of businesses.

A two bedroom Cottage with rear garden and shed.

Ad posted to: 28/Jan/2018 Salary: £21'000.00 live-in £24'000.00 live-out
Email: chris.dodd@lakedistrictestates.co.uk Phone: 07799854891
Contract type: Permanent

Seasonal Job vacancy: Holiday Park Groundworker

Park Name: Hill of Oaks
Location: Windermere,Cumbria

Park description:

This Five Star Visit England, David Bellamy Gold & AA 5 Pennant Park nestles on the slopes of an ancient woodland with exclusive lake frontage for almost one mile along the shore of Lake Windermere in the Lake District National Park. This idyllic holiday location is perfectly located for access to the main areas of the Lake District National Park, with extensive facilities on site including five private jetties for boat launching, licensed shop and wildlife walks.
The Park welcomes touring caravans and motor homes, well behaved owners with their dogs, has self catering accommodation for hire on short term lets and offers exclusive pitch locations for private holiday homes and lodges with access to jetty facilities.
We are located on Lake Windermere.

Job Vacancy: Holiday Park Groundworker

About Lake District Estates
Lake District Estates is a family owned company based in Kendal. Within the group of
businesses we operate residential and commercial lettings, 5 caravan parks, self-catering
holidays, private holiday home ownership, retail outlets, online shopping and two heritage
visitor attractions. Lake District Estates is proud to provide a family solution for property
lettings, holidays and activities in and around the Lake District National Park.

Caravan and Lodge Park Estate Ground Worker.

Salary £7.83ph
Hours 40 per week

Please note this is an individual role.

Main Purpose of Job
To assist the resident Maintenance Manager in the safe and efficient operation of the caravan park.

Principal Accountabilities
1. To engage in a range of tasks in connection with the maintenance of the grounds, including grass cutting, strimming, landscaping and ensuring at all times that the caravan park is attractive and presentable.
2. To help maintain a high standard of touring and holiday home facilities including the tidying of pitches.
3. To develop good relationships with our customers. .
4. At all times achieving a high standard of customer service
5. To contribute towards the maintenance of a successful team working at Hill of Oaks Lodge and Caravan Park.
6. To assist with the keeping of relevant records, and other documentation in connection with the operation of your role.
7. To assist with the operation of gas deliveries.
8. At all times to work in a safe manner, raising any health & safety concerns immediately with your line manager. Also to be aware at all times of the health & safety of our customers and any other persons on site.
9. To undertake any other tasks required from time to time which may contribute towards the successful operation of the Company.

Reporting Responsibilities.
The Caravan Park Estate ground Worker role will report directly to the Maintenance Manager.

General
The successful individual will demonstrate an enthusiastic, pro-active and problem solving approach to the job. They will have excellent communication skills and have the ability to manage customer expectations efficiently, be flexible, focused, self-motivated and be effective at time management and organisation. Bank Holiday and weekend working may be required, including unsociable hours. You will be required to be on call at certain times. A condition of employment will be the provision of a Lodge to be used as the residence of the post holder.

Leave Entitlement
28 working days per annum inclusive of bank holidays plus one extra day after 5 years’ service
Benefits
A series of staff discounts and benefits are available across our group of businesses.

A lodge will be provided to better enable you to carry out your duties.

It is a 2 bedroom Lodge, central heated with parking.

The Lodge is on a quiet pitch.

Ad posted to: 30/Jan/2018 Salary: £7.83ph
Email: chris.dodd@lakedistrictestates.co.uk Phone: 07799854891
Contract type: Seasonal

Seasonal Job vacancy: Second Chef/Experienced Commis Chef

Park Name: Park Cliffe Camping & Caravan Estate, Windermere
Location: Windermere,Cumbria

Park description:

The winner of many top-quality awards, Park Cliffe is set in 25 acres of picture-postcard countryside above the eastern shores of Windermere with sweeping views across the lake. Yet family-owned Park Cliffe is only a short drive from the M6, putting it within easy reach of many major towns and cities in northern England.

Park Cliffe can accommodate 60 tourers & 65 tents, has 12 camping pods and 3 rental caravan holiday homes and has a separate area of privately owned holiday homes and lodges (total 56).

Job Vacancy: Second Chef/Experienced Commis Chef

We require a Second Chef or an experienced Commis Chef looking for his/her first post of responsibility from the end of February until mid November to assist in our busy kitchen, producing good homemade bar meals using fresh ingredients. You will work alongside our Head Chef in a team or two when busy and you are expected to work alone during quieter times. Previous relevant kitchen experience is required, especially experience working in a busy environment.

Full time 5/6 days per week (40-48hrs) during the periods: 2 weeks Easter, end of May to mid Sept, October half term week. Weekends (3 days, 24hrs) outside of these periods.

Possible part time employment available for a partner during busy periods.

Interested? Please get in touch to find out more on (015395) 31344 or email your CV and a covering letter to jobs@parkcliffe.co.uk

Live in bedsit accommodation available. Use of laundrette and free WiFi available.

Ad posted to: 04/Feb/2018 Salary: TBC
Email: jobs@parkcliffe.co.uk Phone: 015395 31344
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 and individuals 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: 27/Jan/2018 Salary: TBC
Email: recruitment@flowerofmay.com
Contract type: Seasonal