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Permanent Job vacancy: sales persons

Park Name: witton castle
Location: county durham

Park description:

Witton Castle Country Park is set within over 330 acres of stunning green space. Come and choose from a selection of luxury holiday homes situated on spacious plots, all nestled within the estate of this spectacular 15th century castle. Fresh air, green spaces and a range of excellent on-park facilities make this one of our most popular locations for holiday homeowners.

Watch a film in the cinema, grab a coffee or a drink in the bar, have a bite to eat before a game of crazy golf or go fishing in our superb, well-stocked lakes. The kids can play in the adventure playground or take advantage of one of the many events and activities our team run throughout the year, and if you’ve any energy left, plan a picnic, make use of the football pitch or take advantage of one of the nature walks around the grounds.
We are constantly improving all of our parks to create the very best holiday home experiences on offer. Witton Castle Country Park is benefiting from some really exciting improvements, including the addition of our very latest new development - Valley View.

Job Vacancy: sales persons

Job Vacancy: Sales Executive
What you will be doing:
•Creating opportunity’s from various self-generating, prospecting and marketing methods
•Guiding potential owners through all the aspects of Holiday Home Ownership
•Maintaining the 5 star image of show homes and on and off park marketing
•Learning every day to enhance your skills and product knowledge
•Working hard and having fun in a fantastic environment
•You will offer:
•5 Star service levels to match our product
•Ability to engage / talk and more importantly listen to our customers
•Self Motivated, hard working, commitment and a can do attitude
•See the benefit in putting the customer at the centre of everything you do
•Professionalism in any task you carry out
•We offer:
•Full training / support and coaching.
•Fantastic basic wage of £20,000 and OTE of £80,000 uncapped
•All the materials you need to be successful, New Website and CRM system for 2017
•Fantastic 5 star product with ongoing development
•free accommodation
•Fun / fast and engaging culture
•Opportunity to do what you do best everyday
•An Independent company who cares and values its team member
•This is a fantastic opportunity to join an independent business that has huge growth potential in the years to come, this role is a committed lifestyle role that will involve working weekends and bank holidays as part of the normal week. This would only suit someone with Holiday Home Sales experience who is looking to work for an independent 5 star operator.
An opportunity has arisen to join and be part of the fantastic sales team on one of our flagship parks, witton castle Country Park.
Become part of a dynamic team and part of accelerated growth over the next few years.
A salary of £20k basic plus commission, with a realistic earning potential of £60-£80k OTE.

Ad posted to: 18/Apr/2018 Salary: 20k plus
Contract type: Permanent

Seasonal Job vacancy: Amenity cleaning couple

Park Name: Park Foot, Lake Ullswater.
Location: Penrith,Cumbria

Park description:

Park Foot Caravan & Camping Park is a family run holiday park situated 1 mile from Pooley Bridge on the eastern side of Lake Ullswater, and only 10 minutes from the M6. The Park has magnificent views of the lake and surrounding lakeland countryside.

Job Vacancy: Amenity cleaning couple

A couple are required from May until September to clean the amenity blocks and holiday houses to a high standard on our busy award winning caravan and camping park in the Lake District. The positions are fulltime during mid to high season and part time during low season. Some shift work is required during peak times, days off to be taken during the week. Previous experience not required as training can be given.
The couple we require for these positions should be friendly, hard working, physically fit and have a flexible approach to the hours of work.
Please attach your C.V's with your application.

Accomodation is available in a two bedroomed fully serviced log cabin.

Ad posted to: 13/Apr/2018 Salary: £8.80 p.h.
Contract type: Seasonal

Permanent Job vacancy: Park Warden / Park Warden Couple

Park Name: Holgates Caravan Parks, Silverdale
Location: Lancashire,Carnforth

Park description:

Holgates Caravan Parks is a family-run business with 6 parks currently and over 60 years in the industry. We welcome holidaymakers from far and wide, accommodating customers in our luxury holiday homes or quirky camping pods, touring and camping pitches and privately-owned holiday homes. The main flagship park at Silverdale also has a Shop, Café Bar, Bowling Alley and Leisure Club. We have it all across the various parks.

Job Vacancy: Park Warden / Park Warden Couple

Park Warden / Warden couple required

Full time and Seasonal Positions available

We are looking to recruit an enthusiastic and positive full-time and seasonal warden / warden couple with previous experience. Applicants need a full driving licence. The ideal applicants will be practical, self-motivated, good team players and able to assist in all areas of the park when required.
Candidates must be focused on high standards of customer service and cleanliness, be flexible and willing to use their initiative. They will have a keen eye for detail.

Candidates will be required to work week days and weekends, including evenings (on-calls) and all bank holidays. Please be advised, no holidays can be taken during high season periods.

Candidates will be required to provide the business with flexibility and provide cover for various roles to suit the specific needs of the business at that time. Due to the requirements of the business and the individual skills of the candidates couples will not necessarily work together.

The variety of duties may include:

Must have experience in maintaining exceptionally high standards of cleanliness across all guest accommodation, sales vans and all site facilities with an emphasis on exceeding customer expectations.

Must be customer focused, and have good DIY skills with the ability to perform general maintenance duties. Whilst we have our own engineers, practical hands on work is required and experience thereof will be highly advantageous.

Other duties include recycling, litter picking, grass and hedge cutting, cleaning shower blocks, delivering gas cylinders and siting vans. Driving licence and towing experience are a must. Other duties will include Park security which will include out of hours call outs.

Must have experience in customer service, both face to face and over the phone. IT skills will be required, as you will be using our online booking system, as well as taking new bookings and processing payments. Duties will include checking guests in/out and explaining the site rules, facilities and layout.

Other responsibilities may include serving in our café bar or shop.

Accommodation available

Ad posted to: 26/Mar/2018 Salary: dependent upon experience
Contract type: Permanent

Seasonal Job vacancy: Seasonal Site Maintenance Position

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 Site Maintenance Position

We are looking for someone to engage in a range of tasks in connection with the cleaning & maintenace of the park.
They must be able to maintain a high standard of cleaning in our toilet & shower facilities. Along with various groundwork tasks of grass cutting, strimming and keeping the park presentable at all times.

Flexible hours including weekends.

All inquries and CV applications, please send to Trevor at

Ad posted to: 27/Mar/2018 Salary: £8.00 per hour
Contract type: Seasonal

Seasonal Job vacancy: Sales Park Manager

Park Name: Lancashire
Location: Lancashire

Park description:

A large holiday Park on the borders of Lancashire/Yorkshire with licensed club and childrens play facilities.

350 pitches for static/touring caravans predominately owner occupied

Job Vacancy: Sales Park Manager

To operate and manage the park in all areas,
Caravan Sales, Maintenance team, Holiday Bookings, Advertising, Owner events, and General day to day running of the park.

The succesful applicant must have experiance in the holiday park sector, from a sales driven background.

On Park Accomodation supplied

Ad posted to: 23/Mar/2018 Salary: T.B.A.
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) -

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

Ad posted to: 22/Mar/2018 Salary: TBC
Contract type: Seasonal