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Permanent Job vacancy: Management Couple

Park Name: Heligan Woods
Location: St Austell,Cornwall

Park description:

Many of our customers simply chance upon Heligan Woods Caravan and Camping Site on their travels around Cornwall. And they’re always delighted that they have. It’s a magical, secret place that once you discover it, you’re sure to come back again and again.

Visit spring, summer, autumn or winter and you’ll enjoy a holiday that’s light on crowds but abundant in nature. Whether you choose to pitch a tent, bring your caravan or stay in one of our well-equipped holiday homes there really is no better place to rest and recharge your batteries than in this beautiful 5 star accredited campsite.

Often described as a ‘Garden of Eden’, it appropriately sits next-door to the world-renowned Lost Gardens of Heligan, in the hills above Mevagissey Bay. In fact, you can simply step through a gate to get through to the gardens and lose yourself for hours there.

Job Vacancy: Management Couple

We are seeking a highly motivated couple to manage our 5* award-winning Caravan and Camping Park situated near Mevagissey in Cornwall.

The position is full time, permanent. Please note, do to the nature of this position we are unable to accept single applications. Please submit CVs together.

Applicants need to demonstrate experience and commitment to maintaining the existing high standards and to ensure the efficient operation of all areas of the park at all times.

Ability to use their own initiative in making day to day decisions is essential.

The role covers all aspects of the operation including:

Time management of a small team, forming rotas and prioritising work schedules.

Processing bookings on our computer system and follow up customer queries via telephone/email.

Face to face customer interaction and problem solving with positive outcomes.

High standards of cleaning and safe practices, knowledge of health and safety within the work place.

Professional ability to train and develop within the role to meet management expectations.

All aspects of running and accounting a small onsite shop.

Ensuring park rules are adhered to for the benefit of all visitors.

Create positive relationships with staff and other organisations.

Grass cutting, strimming, gardening and other such duties.

Basic maintenance to the holiday home fleet

Full clean driving license essential.

Applicants will be required to reside in the accommodation provided.

Please email CV to

Applicants will be required to reside in the accommodation (static caravan) provided.

Ad posted to: 23/Apr/2017 Salary: £37,440 per couple
Contract type: Permanent

Seasonal Job vacancy: Touring Field Wardens 2017

Park Name: Holiday Resort Unity
Location: Burnham On Sea,Somerset

Park description:

The South West's leading family owned and operated Resort. 4* Resort spread over 250 acres. Includes 600 touring pitches spread over 3 coloured fields. 150 hire fleet static caravans and 600 privately owned static caravans.
Facilities include 18 hole golf course, fun park with over 30 rides, indoor and outdoor pool complex, ten pin bowling, arcades, play area, fishing lake entertainment complexes. Open from February to November each year.

Job Vacancy: Touring Field Wardens 2017

Do you crave outdoor working and contact with the public? Are you passionate to provide an excellent level of service and prepared to work hard?

Come & join #TeamBrean, Somerset's best family business as awarded at the recent Somerset business awards, and Somerset's best holiday park as voted at the Somerset Tourism Awards 2016.

Holiday Resort Unity are recruiting for touring field wardens. This a position is suitable for a couple (2 persons) working together to look after your own touring and camping field with amenity block, and euro tent rentals on a large holiday resort.

You must either have previous experience in a similar role or have extensive experience caravanning and camping experience. Duties involve pitching guests on arrival, cleaning and maintaining the amenity block and euro tents to a high standard, enforcing resort rules, providing an excellent level of service to ensure guests have a fantastic stay with us, assisting our other touring field wardens as required and day off cover. Contract from 7 April – early October 2017.

This is a hands on role requiring a degree of organization and team work between you on a busy family owned and operated resort. Static caravan provided adjacent to amenity block. 6 day week including evenings.

Applicants must have previous customer facing experience, be flexible and willing to learn and adapt to park life.

We are located in Brean Sands, 10 minutes from Burnham On Sea. We are a family owned and operated business that has been established for over 70 years. 50% of our current workforce have worked for us for 5 years or more, so come and join our team.

In return we offer:-

-Full induction and training including
-Free online perks (after 3 months) which include free mobile phone insurance, tastecard, shopping discount cards.
-Over 1/2 price discounted gym and golf membership.
-Competitive salary, paid monthly.
-Company accommodation included

For more information regarding our company visit

Static caravan provided, gas electric, water included.

Ad posted to: 22/Apr/2017 Salary: £360 per person per week
Email: Phone: 01278 751235
Contract type: Seasonal

Seasonal Job vacancy: Couple required: Shop/Bar/Restaraunt staff

Park Name: Polmanter Touring Park
Location: St Ives,Cornwall

Park description:

Set in the Cornish contryside above St Ives, Polmanter is an award-winning family camping and caravan park.
Located in a stunning setting, with panoramic views of the Cornish coastline. We provide five-star facilities and thoughtful touches, to make our guest's stay truly special. Visitors can unwind on site, or stroll to nearby St Ives, to explore its cobbled streets and artists' hideaways.

Job Vacancy: Couple required: Shop/Bar/Restaraunt staff

We are looking for a couple join our friendly team, working in our site shop 2 days per week, and our bar & restaurant on other days (Bar, waitressing or chef/KP).

Low season hours may vary (at least 20 hours each pw available), but we will require full time commitment during school holidays.

Post avaiable from early April until late Spetember. Minimum commitment: 13th May - 16th September.

Please email your CV to

A pitch for your caravan/motorhome with electric is included as part of salary/benefits below.

Static caravan accomodation is also available.

Ad posted to: 18/Apr/2017 Salary: 7.50 per hour
Contract type: Seasonal

Permanent Job vacancy: Cleaning/maintenance couple

Park Name: Globe Vale Holiday Park
Location: Redruth,Cornwall

Park description:

We are an AA 5 pennant award, family run, countryside park between Newquay and St Ives. Close to north coast beaches of Portreath and Porthtowan. We are open all year for tourers/motorhomes and tents. We also have a small hirefleet of Static caravans, including 4 new luxury caravans available to book throughout the year. We offer holidays primarily to couples and families.

Job Vacancy: Cleaning/maintenance couple

We are looking for a conscientious, trustworthy couple to work as part of our team. Must be fit and have enthusiasm, hard work ethic, excellent customer service and communication skills - along with a smile for everyone!
Duties include cleaning to a high standard, grass cutting and strimming, rubbish collection, moving caravans on and off pitches. Woodwork skills would be an advantage. May also assist in Reception, plus bar and shop work during the summer. You will be working up to 6 days per week. Immediate start for the right couple.

Free pitch for caravan or motorhome on level hardstanding with electric, water and drainage for grey water, Plus free use of laundrette and wifi.

Ad posted to: 17/Apr/2017 Salary: negotiable
Email: Phone: 01209 891183
Contract type: Permanent

Permanent Job vacancy: Park Warden

Park Name: Camelford, Cornwall
Location: Camelford,Cornwall

Park description:

Set in 33 acres, this picturesque park in North Cornwall is a peaceful haven for couples and young families. The park has an outdoor pool, games area, childrens play area and a Bar/Restaurant serving food to eat in or takeaway. There are caravans and lodges on this park as well as a serviced area for touring and camping.

A fantastic, quiet base for exploring what Cornwall and Devon have to offer, this park has a small, friendly team and the site itself is one of 3 which belong to a small family owned park group based in the West Country.

Job Vacancy: Park Warden

We are looking for a full time permanent Holiday Park Warden to oversee a variety of duties on this lovely holiday park in Cornwall.

Ideally, we are looking for someone with previous holiday park experience and a driving licence/own transport to oversee the general maintenance and upkeep of the park and to help with caravan siting, plumbing, maintenance and general park repairs.

Groundskeeping duties are not required as this is taken care of by contractors but we do need someone who is happy to be based on park (caravan accommodation provided) and who can provide emergency out of hours cover for security and housekeeping services.

Duties Include:

* Looking after the park, ensuring high standards are kept at all times.
* Undertake general maintenance duties
* Out of hour’s warden services, including security, housekeeping issues
and general customer care.
* Experience in plumbing, carpentry and basic electrical work.
* Maintain a presence at all times in order to create a safe and secure
* To be aware of Park plot/pitch locations and the park layout.
* Assisting with the general smooth running of the park; including
assisting with the siting of caravans, motorhomes and tents, resetting
electrical switches, changing gas bottles etc.
* Be aware of late arrival procedures for holiday and touring guests.
* To deal with customer comments / complaints.
* Ensure that the General Manager is aware of any serious / potentially
* To monitor noise levels at night and help ensure disturbances do not
* To maintain a clean and tidy working environment, including regular
litter picking.
* Working hours to be varied in line with the needs of the business.
* Carry out general repairs and maintenance on the park and in
accommodation units.
* Clearing blockages to the Park’s drains / sewerage network.

Good caravan accommodation provided for one person - Pets by arrangement.

Ad posted to: 28/Mar/2017 Salary: £15,000
Contract type: Permanent