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Seasonal Job vacancy: Warden Couple/Warden

Park Name: Warmwell Caravan Park
Location: Dorchester,Dorset

Park description:

Warmwell Caravan Park is a family run park ideally situated in beautiful Hardy country with easy access to the Dorset countryside and stunning coastline which is part of the world famous Jurassic Coast.
With privately owned statics and seasonal pitches its ideal for exploring the area. With a heated shower and toilet block including laundry room, The Lazy Retreat Bar/Restaurant and friendly staff what more could you want.

Here at Warmwell Caravan Park you are never very far from nature with rabbits, squirrels and even deer around the park, not to mention a variety of birds including woodpeckers and owls.

Warmwell Caravan Park is a great base to explore as there is always somewhere different to go or see.

Job Vacancy: Warden Couple/Warden

Job Vacancy: Warden Couple or Warden
WARDEN COUPLE OR WARDEN (IMMEDIATE START AVAILABLE OR START OF 2018 SEASON)

At Warmwell Caravan Park we are a busy and friendly, family run site that has due to the high demand, made the decision to change to all seasonal and static owners for 2018. We are currently looking for either a warden couple or one Maintenance person, to work along side the family at the Caravan Park. This is a very successful business, which has experienced an exceptionally busy season this year.


The Couple/Person will need to have sufficient customer service experience and ideally have some experience within a warden role or similar. With this position being a varied post, flexibility is a must, as is the ability to work as part of a team, as you will be required to work along side other team members and contractors to achieve tasks.


For the main maintenance role we are looking for someone who is confident and outgoing with a sound knowledge of general DIY and maintenance skills, as well as the following; Ability to use tractors and ride on mowers. Moving of refuse bins with tractor. Some electrical and plumbing knowledge. Handling queries from home owners and their guests. On call duties and helping in the bar and kitchen as required.

If the application is made as a couple, the additional position is mainly a housekeeping role, this will include cleaning of toilet blocks, reception and our onsite members only bar to a very high standard, also making sure that the caravans that are for sale are kept clean and ready for viewing. The post also involves helping in the reception, answering the phone and dealing with customers enquires, where computer experience would be an advantage but not essential, waiting tables and kitchen work. There could also be some outside work such as keeping flower beds tidy and in low season some painting work. Again as this role is so varied, flexibility is important and a friendly, outgoing, positive perspective an advantage.

The above roles are seasonal, which generally runs from early March through to end of December. The vacancy is primarily for the 2018 season starting at the beginning of March but ideally we would prefer our wardens to start at the end of this season.

We offer a competitive above industry standard rate of pay and provide accommodation, you will be required to work 5 days out of 7 each week, this will include weekends, bank holidays and on call duties. It is important that you understand that due to the nature of the business, a degree of flexibility in hours is necessary and hours may vary. You will work a minimum of 25 hours per week, this could rise to 40+ during busy periods. However we do try to give you two consecutive days off together each week.


Working on this busy park can be fun and days are never dull but understanding this is a lifestyle change and a willingness to get stuck in is essential. A cheerful disposition, energetic nature and a good team player are key qualities for this role. If you bring these qualities, we will do our best to ensure you enjoy living and working on our holiday park in beautiful West Dorset.

This vacancy is initially a seasonal vacancy but for the right people it could become permanent.

A 2 bedroomed centrally heated, double glazed static caravan with water, gas and electric included

Ad posted to: 21/Oct/2017 Salary: Above NLW
Email: stay@warmwellcaravanpark.co.uk
Contract type: Seasonal

Seasonal Job vacancy: Winter Warden Couple

Park Name: Tregoad Park
Location: Looe,Cornwall

Park description:

Tregoad Park is a 4* park in SE Cornwall with a Manor House, 9 Cottages, 10 Camping Pods, 5 Statics and 190 touring/seasonal pitches combined.

Job Vacancy: Winter Warden Couple

We require a friendly, lively and energetic winter warden couple to work with our existing team and carry out facilities cleaning.

The successful couple will be required to work 12 hours (per person) per week in return we will provide accommodation in a 4 berth static caravan or a pitch if you own your a motorhome including electric and wifi.

There will also be the opportunity for some paid work for accommodation cleaning depending on bookings or general park duties.

This position is available now and has the potential of a summer wardens role for the 2018 season from mid May to Oct 2018.

Please apply to Andrew Jones on
wardenjob@gmail.com with your Cv's and a covering letter.

Accommodation will be provided in a 4 berth static caravan in our staff compound. Alternatively you can choose a hardstanding electric pitch for your own unit. Electricity and Wi-Fi will be included.

Ad posted to: 18/Oct/2017 Salary: £8 p/h for additional work
Email: wardenjob@gmail.com
Contract type: Seasonal

Seasonal Job vacancy: Campsite Wardens

Park Name: Damage Barton
Location: Woolacombe,Devon

Park description:

A busy family run touring Caravan and Camping site set on a working beef and sheep farm in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty on the North Devon Coast. Offering panoramic seaviews, peaceful, spacious touring pitches only on grass or hardstanding, two amenity blocks, shop, open play area, information centre and reception.

Job Vacancy: Campsite Wardens

We are expanding our team and are looking for an additional Warden Couple to join us at Damage Barton for 2018 season.

Damage Barton is a family run Caravan and Camping site of 190 touring pitches, mostly hardstandings, some grass pitches. We are situated on the North Devon coastline between Ilfracombe and Woolacombe, just a mile from Mortehoe and 2 miles from Woolacombe. We are affiliated to the Caravan Club and are also a Premier Park. We offer large spacious pitches and immaculately kept facilities.

The position is from Mar - Oct. Duties to include ground care, general maintenance, cleaning of shower blocks, movement of storage caravans. Minimum of 35 hours pppw over 5/6 days.

We are looking for applicants with good practical abilities, excellent people skills, enthusiasm and an ability to work well in a team.

Hardstanding pitch provided for your own Caravan or Motorhome inclusive of electricity, water, Wi-Fi and use of laundry.

Ad posted to: 16/Oct/2017 Salary: TBA
Email: dblaccounts@damagebarton.co.uk
Contract type: Seasonal

Seasonal Job vacancy: Reception & Grounds + Cafe

Park Name: Wood Farm
Location: Dorset

Park description:

Our Park lies on the Dorset / Devon border on the Jurassic Coast near Lyme Regis.
AA 5 Gold Pennant Park offering touring / tent pitches and Caravan Holiday Homes for hire and sale.
Park facilities include - indoor pool, cafe, shop, fishing ponds and tennis.
Affliated to The Caravan Club and a Best of British member park

Job Vacancy: Reception & Grounds + Cafe

We are looking for an enthusiastic couple to join our team.

Job 1 - Reception and Grounds
All aspects of reception work including operating our RMS computer booking system and shop till, taking customers to pitch, and all types of grounds work. A very varied job!
Approx. 40 hours per week over 5 days

Job 2 - Senior Member of the Cafe Team
Preparing food, drinks, supervising junior staff, cleaning and cashing up at the end of the day.
Approx. 37 hours per week over 5 days

Caravan Holiday Home with electric and gas provided
or a pitch for your own caravan / motorhome with electric and gas provided

No pets

Ad posted to: 12/Oct/2017 Salary:
Email: jane@woodfarm.co.uk
Contract type: Seasonal

Seasonal Job vacancy: Park Wardens

Park Name: Widdicombe Farm Touring Park
Location: Torquay,South Devon

Park description:

Widdicombe Farm is a family run, fully licensed adult only Touring Park set in lovely farmland in an area of outstanding natural beauty close to the beautiful towns of Torquay, Paignton & Brixham. We have 200 all-weather pitches and 3 holiday caravans set in 8 acres. Facilities include 3 modern amenity blocks, a licensed bar with quality entertainment and a homely restaurant serving reasonably priced home-cooked meals,a small shop offers the basic essentials. The park is open mid March to end October.

Job Vacancy: Park Wardens

We are looking to recruit two wardens to assist us run our Adults only touring park close to Torquay for the 2018 season. Main responsibilities will be cleaning our modern amenity buildings but will also include some general/grounds maintenance, towing stored caravans on and off pitch and refuse collection. You will be involved assisting customers on to their pitches and generally being helpful to our guests at all times. You will need to be fit and enthusiastic and willing to help colleagues and guests with a cheerful smile whatever the weather.
The position is full time from mid-March through to the end of September and you will have a minimum of 2 consecutive days off per week during busy periods. However, due to the nature of the business hours will vary but in general you will work a 3 day/4 day per week alternating which is 24 hr/32 hr per week in low season rising to 5 days per week, between 35-40 hrs in busy periods. The start date is set however the end date may be flexible in that if busy employment may continue through to the end of October when the park closes.

We provide an all-weather pitch for the duration of your employment but you must have your own caravan or motorhome. Electric is supplied via a meter and you pay for your own electric.

Ad posted to: 11/Oct/2017 Salary: National Living Wage
Email: info@widdicombefarm.co.uk Phone: 01803 558325
Contract type: Seasonal

Seasonal Job vacancy: Franchise of Licensed Restaurant and Shop

Park Name: Widdicombe Farm Touring Park
Location: Torquay,South Devon

Park description:

Widdicombe Farm is a family run, fully licensed adult only Touring Park set in lovely farmland in an area of outstanding natural beauty close to the beautiful towns of Torquay, Paignton & Brixham. We have 200 all-weather pitches and 3 holiday caravans set in 8 acres. Facilities include 3 modern amenity blocks, a licensed bar with quality entertainment and a homely restaurant serving reasonably priced home-cooked meals,a small shop offers the basic essentials. The park is open mid March to end October.

Job Vacancy: Franchise of Licensed Restaurant and Shop

Our 4 star adult only touring park in Torquay has
an excellent opportunity for a couple to run as their own business, the franchise of Poppies licensed, 37 cover Restaurant & country store.

The shop needs to stock newspapers, food essentials, camping products and gift-ware. Restaurant service should include breakfasts, home-cooked evening meals and take away food, Sunday lunch over 6 days a week. The restaurant should also provide a BBQ on Friday and Saturdays evenings weather permitting during busy periods.

The Kitchen and Restaurant come fully equipped with ovens, fryers,fridges, microwaves, tables & chairs, crockery and utensils etc all ready for the franchise to start Easter 2018 running through to mid-October 2018. Reasonable rent and terms offered. Please email your CV or expressions of interest to info@widdicombefarm.co.uk

An ""All-Weather pitch"" is available for own caravan or motor-home for the duration of the franchise. (Electric is provided by a meter) Terms to be discussed.

Ad posted to: 09/Oct/2017 Salary:
Email: info@widdicombefarm.co.uk Phone: 01803 558325
Contract type: Seasonal

Seasonal Job vacancy: Warden Couple

Park Name: Lobb Fields
Location: Braunton,Devon

Park description:

An ideal family park in North Devon, nestling in rolling countryside yet close to the sea. Perfect location for all beach activities, watersports, cycling and walking.

Job Vacancy: Warden Couple

We are looking for a couple who have their own tourer or motor home to come to live and work on our touring park for the 2018 season, starting from mid March to the end of September.

The successful candidates must have good customer service skills, a good sense of humour, be flexible, energetic, fit and enthusiastic, as during peak times, the park is very busy. The couple must also enjoy working as part of a team and look forward to welcoming our customers to our touring park. Their duties will include a mixture of reception work, cleaning and general park maintenance and helping to solve problems that our customers may have.

Computer literacy is essential, as is a full clean driving licence. A knowledge of Word and Excel would be an advantage but not essential. A working knowledge of our PROPHET computer booking system is desirable but again not essential.

No prior experience as wardens is necessary as full training will be given.

We offer a good remuneration package including free hard standing pitch with electricity, water, Wifi and laundry facilities.

Please reply with a letter, CVs and photographs and
email to info@lobbfields.com

If you have any questions please call 01271 812090
and ask to speak to Tony or Dawn Peard, Park Managers.

Ad posted to: 09/Oct/2017 Salary: TBC
Email: info@lobbfields.com
Contract type: Seasonal

Seasonal Job vacancy: Warden or Warden couple

Park Name: Hook Farm Camping and Caravan Park
Location: Lyme Regis, Dorset,Uplyme

Park description:

We are a successful camping and caravanning park with a high level of repeat business. We are located within walking distance to Lyme Regis and the Jurassic Coast in the beautiful village of Uplyme. Lyme Regis is very busy in the Summer with Jazz festivals, carnivals, fossil festivals etc. The park has 100 touring and tent pitches and 17 static caravans on site some of which are privately owned. We have two toilet blocks. The park is family run and has a small shop on site.

Job Vacancy: Warden or Warden couple

WARDEN OR WARDEN COUPLE (START END OF THIS SEASON OR START OF 2018 SEASON IN MARCH)

We are a family run business and we are looking for either one person or a warden couple. We are a busy and friendly campsite with many families returning each year.

You would need to be able to have good customer service experience and be flexible as every day is different. A team player is important as you will be working alongside the family as well as a few maintenance staff. Hook Farm is a very successful site and we are have had a very busy season this year. Ideally the person/couple will have warden experience.

The main role is for a maintenance person who is outgoing and has the following skills,
General DIY and maintenance skills.
Ability to use tractors and ride on mowers.
Moving of refuse bins with tractor.
Confidence in towing vehicles.
Some electrical and plumbing knowledge.
The role would also involve showing customers to their pitches/caravans.

We also have an additional post if the applicants are a couple. The person would need to be outgoing and friendly. This post is mainly housekeeping, cleaning of toilet blocks and static caravans. These would need to be cleaned to a very high standard. Also help in the shop and reception. Answering the phone and taking bookings. Some computer experience would be needed as we are going to online booking for next season. There would also be someone outside work such as painting in low season.

The above roles are seasonal generally from early March to late November. The vacancy is primarily for the 2018 season to start early March but ideally we would prefer our wardens to start at the end of this season.

In low season you would be required to work 5 days a week including weekends and bank holidays. Also share the on call with the owners. In high season the work would be 6 days a week.

You would need your own motorhome or touring caravan and we provide a large secluded pitch with free water, electric, free laundry and wifi. Gas is available at trade price.

Ad posted to: 04/Oct/2017 Salary: Competitive salary on application
Email: johnbearman2106@btinternet.com Phone: 07740863376
Contract type: Seasonal

Permanent Job vacancy: Groundsperson

Park Name: Northam Farm Holiday Park
Location: Burnham-on-Sea,Somerset

Park description:

Northam Farm is a busy 4 Star family owned Holiday Park. We cater for Touring Caravans, Motorhomes and Tents.

Job Vacancy: Groundsperson

We are looking for a Groundsperson to join our existing team.
The position is FULL TIME involving weekend and evening work on a rota basis. Working times are flexible according to the season.
Applicants must have a full clean driving licence and preferably be able to drive a tractor, operate a sit on mower and use a strimmer.
As you will be working with the public, you must have excellent people skills.

Please contact by email
david@northamfarm.co.uk
or post to
David Scott
Northam Farm Holiday Park
South Road
Brean Sands
Somerset
TA8 2SE

Ad posted to: 30/Sep/2017 Salary:
Email: david@northamfarm.co.uk
Contract type: Permanent

Seasonal Job vacancy: Site Manager couple

Park Name: Lydford Caravan and Camping Park
Location: Lydford,Devon

Park description:

Beautiful, quiet site in Dartmoor National Park

Job Vacancy: Site Manager couple

We are seeking applications from couples currently working as managers elect or senior wardens probably for one of the major camping and caravanning organisations.

You would be managing this beautiful, quiet CAMC Affiliated site from the start of 2018 season (early March) and be fully conversant with all aspects of customer care, taking bookings on our own booking system, pitching, care and maintenance of toilet/shower block, office and all aspects of ground and pitch maintenance with a practical knowledge of electrical, plumbing, and grass cutting machinery maintenance with the ability to recognise when contractors help is required.You would be expected to run a small shop supplying daily consumables and papers together with gas and other camping items.

Total earnings are likely to be greater than club site employees and the job demands a great deal of enthusiasm and commitment running a business for a private business/land owner.

Please apply in the first instance by email only with your CV and current position.

Static caravan available

Ad posted to: 30/Sep/2017 Salary: Above average
Email: rjs@pplnet.co.uk
Contract type: Seasonal

Seasonal Job vacancy: Seasonal bar/food/entertainment staff

Park Name: The Dorset Hideaway
Location: Bridport,Dorset

Park description:

Based in a rural area of outstanding natural beauty we are a small family friendly family run site where peace and relaxation are paramount and where rules are strictly applied to maintain this reputation.

NO single sex or large groups are allowed.

We do not have on site entertainment but we do have a barn as a communal area.

Our facilities are award winning and our pride and joy. Our reputation is based on them.

We have a total of 81 pitches of mixed types from non electric up to fully serviced pitches.

We have peak busy seasons and quieter off seasons.

Job Vacancy: Seasonal bar/food/entertainment staff

The suitable candidate would be young, fit, enthusiastic, good with people/children, patient & understanding.

The post involves working evenings and weekends throughout the school and bank holidays. Minimum of 4 hours daily to over 8 in peak times.

The ideal person would be a university/college student or teacher over 18 wishing to have a holiday job as there is little requirement for anyone outside these times. A young couple could live on site and share the role.

Needed to run a small bar in catering trailer and have basic cooking skills and hygiene certificate to handle food. Serve breakfasts and evening meals and alcohol. Run events like bingo or quiz nights - family friendly - happy to have ideas put forward to encourage sales. The post is as much as you want to make it.

Run kids club 2 hours in the morning and 2 hours in the evening 9-11 and 5-7pm - disclosure Scotland check needed (allow time to be processed).

The post/s are paid hourly in arrears weekly and with added commission so the more sales/kids clubs/events run the more you earn. This commission is saved up and given at the end of the completed season as a lump sum bonus.

own bell tent and decking or bring our own unit to site

Ad posted to: 27/Sep/2017 Salary: good hourlyrate plus pitch & commission
Email: info@thedorsethideaway.co.uk
Contract type: Seasonal

Seasonal Job vacancy: Seasonal warden

Park Name: The Dorset Hideaway
Location: Bridport,Dorset

Park description:

Based in a rural area of outstanding natural beauty and close to the world heritage Jurassic Coastline, we are a small family friendly family run site where peace and relaxation are paramount and where rules are strictly applied to maintain this reputation.

NO single sex or large groups are allowed.

We do not have on site entertainment or music we do have a barn for on site activities.

Our facilities are award winning and our pride and joy. Our reputation is based on them and maintaining them to this high standard is paramount to the business and the warden's post on offer .

We have a total of 81 pitches of mixed types from non electric up to fully serviced pitches and seasonal pitches.

We have peak busy seasons and quieter off seasons.

Job Vacancy: Seasonal warden

81 pitch campsite for tents, caravans motorhomes and anything in between and also bell tent hire. Caravan storage compound and seasonal pitches. 2 shower blocks.

3 miles from the sea at Charmouth and Lyme Regis. Rural with outstanding countryside views and no noise or light pollution. Nearest town is Bridport 5 miles away.

We are currently recruiting two seasonal live on site wardens for the 2018 season to join our team. This can either be two unrelated people or a couple. Both will be required to clean the shower blocks. One of you will have office & computer skills and be happy working alone at times in a small site office/reception/shop. The other will be happy working outside strimming, mowing and general site maintenance/weeding, litter control and refuse area management to keep the site up to a high standard. You will be involved in showing customers to their pitches and generally being helpful and cheerful. Some maintenance work will be required in low season from time to time so some basic skills would be an advantage here.

A knowledge of local events and facilities will be helpful to all. You will need to be fit and enthusiastic and willing to work outdoors in all weathers. You will work as a team to get the job done while having fun, greeting visitors with a cheerful smile whatever the weather. It is important to understand that due to the nature of the business, hours worked may vary from 7 hours a week minimum to over 50 in busy peak times. And the hours are what are needed to get the job done hence flexibility and reliability are the very basic minimum requirements of the posts on offer Start date can be flexible but Easter to September is the minimum season dates. Days off are decided on a weekly rota but no weekend days are allowed off in peak season.

Whilst the post is available to start from Easter 2018 if the right candidate was available before we would be happy to start before.

Two references will need to be supplied and an on site interview will be carried out, so be prepared to travel at least once to the site before starting. Preference will be given to those with previous wardening experience or those with close customer/customer service contact.

A hardstanding pitch with electricity is included, free laundry wash per week, free wifi and low season use of the hot tub.

Ad posted to: 27/Sep/2017 Salary: good hourly rate plus pitch
Email: info@thedorsethideaway.co.uk
Contract type: Seasonal