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Seasonal Job vacancy: Assistant Wardens

Park Name: Monkton Wyld Caravan Park
Location: Charmouth,Dorset

Park description:

160 pitch touring park 3 miles from the sea at Charmouth and Lyme Regis. Caravan storage compound and 16 privately owned holiday homes. Situated in the countryside but close to amenities.

Job Vacancy: Assistant Wardens

We are currently recruiting two assistant wardens for 2016 to join our team of outstanding staff. One of you will be mainly office based using the computerised booking system and everything entailed in running a busy park office. The other will be mainly working outside with the other grounds maintenance staff which will involve strimming, mowing and general site maintenance to keep this park up to a very high standard. You will also be involved in showing customers to their pitches and generally being helpful.
You will be fit and enthusiastic and willing to help colleagues and visitors with a cheerful smile whatever the weather. In low season there will be some shower block cleaning but in mid and high season other cleaners are employed.
It is important that you understand that due to the nature of the business, hours may vary but in general you will work a minimum of 16 hours per week each rising to 32 hours per week each. We do require you to be flexible in the hours as circumstances dictate and you may find in high season a further 2/3 hours per week would be helpful to us all.
You will have the on call telephone for some nights each week to assist with any blue light emergencies once the main gate is automatically locked each night. One these nights you will also make a quick check of the park mid evening.
We would like you to start at the beginning of April and continue through to the end of September. We pay above the industry standard and include a free pitch with a generous electricity allowance, two free laundry washes per week, free wifi and two consecutive days off together each week but these will not be at weekends.
Working on a busy park can be fun and days never drag but you need to understand this is a lifestyle change and it is essential that you are cheerful, energetic, fit and a good team player.
Many of our current staff have been with us from between 6 - 23 years and we will do our best to ensure you enjoy living and working in West Dorset.

Ad posted to: 02/Oct/2015 Salary:
Contract type: Seasonal

Permanent Job vacancy: Holiday Home Sales Manager

Park Name: Beverley Park
Location: Paignton,Devon

Park description:

Beverley Holidays and Whitehill Country Park are multiple award-winning holiday parks situated in the heart of the English Riviera, South Devon. Owned by the Jeavons family, who have more than 57 years and 3 generations of experience, the sister parks offer the best of both worlds, a seaside stay and a countryside retreat.

Facilities include indoor/outdoor pools, spa, sauna, gym, tennis, crazy golf, table tennis, pool, snooker, children’s room, craft room, indoor soft play, playground, letterbox trail, amusements, entertainment, restaurant, café and bar.

Job Vacancy: Holiday Home Sales Manager

Holiday Home Sales Manager - Beverley Holidays, Paignton

Good Basic Salary plus Uncapped Commission

We have an amazing new opportunity for an experienced, dynamic and friendly Holiday Home Sales Manager to join the award winning Beverley Holidays. Beverley Holidays is a family owned Group of 5 Parks set in stunning locations on the English Riviera. This is a new potion for 2015 due to planned growth through expansion over the next 5 years.
An overview of the key responsibilities are detailed below:

• To achieve all sales targets set by the Directors.
• To effectively manage all HHS staff.
• To take responsibility for the sales process from lead to completion.
• To order and manage all stock.
• To take accountability for the pricing of all units in line with the set budget.
• To ensure all Show Grounds are tidy, stock is dressed and presentable for sale.
• To oversee all Part Exchange pricing ensuring margins are achieved. E.g. caravan balconies, finance and insurance.
• To ensure a high level of Owner retention through regular events and engagement.
• To provide a high level of customer care to all potential, new and existing customers.
• To organise and take part in both on and off site promotions. (e.g. Caravan shows)
• To work in conjunction with the Marketing Director to ensure the marketing strategy is profitable, current and sales focused.

Holiday Home sales experience is essential as well as a successful track record in a target driven environment.

To request a copy of the full Job Description or to forward your CV, or by post to:

HR Department
Beverley Holidays
Goodrington Road

Closing Date for Applications - 14 September 2015

Ad posted to: 14/Sep/2015 Salary: Good Basic Salary plus uncapped commission
Contract type: Permanent

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 2016 season, starting from the end of March to September.

The successful candidates must have good customer service skills, be 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 might 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 a hard standing pitch with electricity, water, Wifi and laundry facilities.

Ad posted to: 17/Sep/2015 Salary: TBC
Contract type: Seasonal

Seasonal Job vacancy: Seasonal 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 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 Mid October.

Job Vacancy: Seasonal Wardens

An enthusiastic, physically active couple are required for 2016 season. Applicants must be practical and adaptable.
Main responsibilities would be cleaning to a high standard of the amenity blocks, general park maintenance, DIY and general plumbing skills would be an advantage. Applicants must be able to confidently tow customers caravans on/off pitch etc.
Possible reception duties could also be offered.
Start Early March to end September.
Clean driving licence essential
To apply please send your current CV and photo for each applicant.

Must have own tourer or motorhome. An all weather large pitch with water is offered. Electric is not included and is supplied by a meter.

Ad posted to: 12/Sep/2015 Salary: tbc
Contract type: Seasonal