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Permanent Job vacancy: Park Managers

Park Name: Goosewood Holiday Park
Location: York,North Yorkshire

Park description:

Set in a glorious location, combining both open countryside and dramatic woodland, and yet only a few miles from the historic city of York.

Whether exploring York's abundant visitor attractions or relaxing in the many charming villages and Market Towns which are nearby, Goosewood Holiday Park provides the perfect base for an unforgettable family holiday.

Job Vacancy: Park Managers

An exciting opportunity for a couple looking to manage a Park with privately owned static caravans and lodges, seasonal touring pitches and pitches for tourers and motor homes, and also luxury lodges and holiday homes for hire.

We are looking to recruit a couple as Park Managers to start early 2016. The successful candidates should possess a high level of customer care and have the ability to lead a committed team by demonstating a hands on approach.

Duties to include; maintaining the high standards of the Park by grasscutting, 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; siting of tourer arrivals; evening park checks; static caravan sales; siting of static caravan; general repairs and maintenance to include basic electrical and plumbing work; reception, shop and sales duties, cash handling, banking and general administration; staff management; supervision of Bar Complex; liaising with Company Directors, Department Managers and Head Office; and any other tasks involved in the day to day running of the Park.

Days worked over 6 days per week to include weekends and Bank Holidays during open season and a 5 day week is adopted over the quieter winter months. Will also include evenings on call.

Previous experience in a similar role would be an advantage as would experience with swimming pool and hot tub maintenance. There are also fishing lakes to care for and maintain.

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

These positions would suit couples without dependents.

This will become a permanent position upon completion of a satisfactory probationary period.

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

A current driving licence is essential

A lodge together with utilities is provided.

Ad posted to: 27/Dec/2015 Salary: TBC
Contract type: Permanent

Seasonal Job vacancy: Seasonal Bar & Kitchen Assistant Couple

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 tourers & tents, offers camping pod and caravan holiday home accommodation and has a separate area of privately owned holiday homes and lodges.

Job Vacancy: Seasonal Bar & Kitchen Assistant Couple

Come and join our team for 2016 working in our bar/restaurant and kitchen.

We are looking for a motivated, energetic couple to join our restaurant/bar and kitchen team for 2016 season, March to mid November. Working weekends early and late season and 30/40hr during the main season (end May to mid Sept). One person will be required to work in the kitchen assisting the Chef, we produce good homemade bar meals using fresh ingredients. May be required to cover the Chef's days off but that would depend on the applicants previous experience.

The partner would be required to work mainly in the bar/restaurant and cover the Supervisors days off.

Possibility of additional hours assisting in housekeeping/cleaning.

Please apply with CV and recent photo to or call Arlene for an informal chat on (015395) 31344.

Bedsit accommodation provided with modern kitchen and separate bathroom. Gas, electric and use of launderette included.

Ad posted to: 26/Dec/2015 Salary: TBC
Email: Phone: 015395 313444
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 to October 2016. Our park consists of a mixture of privately owned holiday caravans/lodges and rental homes.

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, customer maintenance line, grounds maintenance and gardening as well as taking care of the hot tubs.

Successful applicants should be physically capable with a strong sense of customer service and pride in their work. Applicants should also be reliable, with a clean driving licence 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 nice.

Hours of work are TBC (but would include weekends and bank holidays) with an increase during the main summer period. Along with your salary (TBC) we are also offering a two bedroom static caravan (rates, gas, water and electricity are also included).

Please send CVs with a covering letter to: Mr Philip Carr -

Suitable candidates will be provided with two bedroom, fully central heated and double glazed holiday caravan. Rates, gas, water and electricity will also be included.

Ad posted to: 13/Dec/2015 Salary: TBC
Contract type: Seasonal

Seasonal Job vacancy: Seasonal Wardens 2016

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 2016

Flower of May Holiday Parks Limited has vacancies for both Couples and Individuals as Wardens and Senior Wardens for the 2016 Season for Holiday Parks throughout Yorkshire.

Duties may include siting tent and tourer arrivals, cleaning and other tasks involved in the day to day running of a park. Groundwork and gardening together with maintenance and repairs are an integral part of this role. Siting and plumbing of holiday homes. Cleaning of park facilities to a high standard. Reception and shop duties. There may also be other tasks to be carried out within Park facilities.

Successful candidates should possess a high level of customer care. Previous experience in a similar role would be an advantage. A clean, current driving licence is essential.

Hours worked six days out of seven to include weekends and Bank Holidays. Will also include evenings on call. We also have a vacancy for a part-time Relief Warden.

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

These positions would suit applicants without dependents.

To apply, please forward a copy of current CV's and state which role you are interested in.

Accommodation and utilities are provided with these positions or alternatively, a pitch for touring caravan or motorhome can be supplied.

Ad posted to: 02/Dec/2015 Salary: TBC
Contract type: Seasonal