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Seasonal Job vacancy: Touring Field Warden

Park Name: Hoburne Blue Anchor
Location: Nr Minehead,Somerset

Park description:

On the water’s edge close to Exmoor, Dunster and all the delights of Somerset. Closely bordered by the West Somerset Steam Railway sits Hoburne's holiday park in Somerset.

Hoburne Blue Anchor has a heated indoor swimming pool for splashing fun throughout the season, and while there is no entertainment complex we do offer children's activities in the pool such as the aqua roller, hydro globes and paddle boats; it's the perfect place to make your own fun!

Touring caravans are welcome, and for simple, hassle-free camping, why not check out our camping pods?

Right on the beach. Accessible by steam train. Next to a National Park. Sounds too good to be true, doesn't it?

Job Vacancy: Touring Field Warden

Hoburne Blue Anchor require an enthusiastic and friendly team member to maintain and manage our touring field for the 2017 season.

Along with the meeting and greeting of holiday makers, duties will include basic maintenance, grounds work and cleaning.

A full driving license, basic IT skills and excellent customer service skills are essential.

Our 2017 season runs from April until the end of October. Hours are variable depending on the needs of the business.

We would be looking for someone to start mid March.

A touring pitch with electric hook up is included.

Ad posted to: 15/Feb/2017 Salary:
Contract type: Seasonal

Seasonal Job vacancy: Wardens

Park Name: Hidden Valley Park
Location: Devon,Nr Ilfracombe

Park description:

This 5 star, family run park is set in a beautiful wooded valley, among rolling hills of stunning Devon country side. Some of the countries most prestigious beaches are just 4 miles away, including Woolacombe & Putsborough Sands. There are 120 level pitches, half are hard-standing, whereas the others are grass, all have electric hook-up and water.

Job Vacancy: Wardens

Hidden Valley Park is on the lookout for a helpful, friendly and energetic couple, to join our friendly hard working team.

You will be required to work to very high standards, working 5 days a week on our touring and camping park.

Duties will include: Showing customers to pitches, helping customers with queries, cleaning of shower blocks/reception/shop/lodges, possibly occasionally working in the shop & reception, grass cutting, strimming, pruning and basic groundwork.
We have an evening and on-call rota, which includes 3 to 4 evenings per week.

Experience is not essential, but an huge advantage.

The position is to start mid to end of March until either the end of Setember or October 2017.

To apply, please email your CV along with a covering letter.

Hard standing pitch with electric and water.

Ad posted to: 13/Feb/2017 Salary: T.B.A.
Contract type: Seasonal

Seasonal Job vacancy: Cook / Bar 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: Cook / Bar Couple

Seasonal Cook / Bar Couple Required

Tregoad Park is a busy 4 star privately owned holiday park in South East Cornwall. Our accommodation comprises of tourers, statics, camping pods, cottages, a Victorian manor house and 150 all year seasonal pitches.

We are seeking an experienced, motivated and hard working couple to operate our onsite Tavern for the 2017 season. Accountable to the park manager, you must be able to work under pressure using your own initiative but also as part of a team. Your main duties will be to produce quality pub food for breakfast and evening meals and run the bar on a split shift basis. You will be responsible for kitchen hygiene and record keeping, staff rotas, monitoring both wet and dry stock levels, cash handling and end of day closures.

This position is available from mid March to end of Oct 2017.

20k for the contract period of 8 months with profit related bonus on completion of the contract.

Please send your cv’s with a recent photo to Andrew Jones via email to

A static caravan can be provided or you can bring your own unit. Electricity and wifi are included in the package.

Ad posted to: 07/Feb/2017 Salary: 20K for the Contract period of 8 months
Contract type: Seasonal

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

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.

We are currently recruiting two assistant wardens for the 2017 season 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 streaming, 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. 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 25 hours per week each rising to 35-40 during busy periods. We do require you to be flexible in the hours as circumstances dictate. Start date is flexible but early March and continue through to the end of September. We pay above the industry standard 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 and a good team player. We will do our best to ensure you enjoy living and working in West Dorset.

A hardstanding pitch with very generous electricity allowance is included and a free laundry wash per week, free wifi. There is the possibility that other accommodation could be provided.
Lyme Regis is a busy coastal holiday town 3 miles away and we are on the world famous jurassic coast. The larger towns of Exeter, Dorchester and Taunton are about an hour away.

Ad posted to: 04/Feb/2017 Salary: Above living wage
Email: Phone: 01297 631131
Contract type: Seasonal

Permanent Job vacancy: Management

Park Name: Clawford Vineyard & Fisheries
Location: Holsworthy,Devon

Park description:

Clawford is set over a private 78 acre estate, with a nature reserve that features seventeen well stocked fishing lakes, in the peaceful & tranquil setting of the Claw Valley in the rolling hills of the glorious Devon countryside.
Clawford enjoys a warm southerly aspect with superb panoramic views of the orchards and lakes.
Clawford features both a B&B and Self catering accommodation

Job Vacancy: Management

Active person/ couple required to join the picturesque Clawford Vineyard & Fisheries, as manager(s).
Clawford features over 40 acres of fishing lakes, B&B, self catered accommodation, Bar, Restaurant and shop.
We are looking for general manager(s), to ensure the smooth running of the site and enhance the business. Key roles will include; Management of the B&B/ Self catered accommodation, maintenance (internal/ external) & Management of the fishing lakes.
Part of the role also includes the management of the onsite Bar/ restaurant and a personal alcohol licence is preferred.
You will also be expected to represent front of house.
The role(s) are full time and weekend working is essential.
A minimum of three years’ management within the holiday sector is required and you must have good initiative and operate under pressure.

To apply for this role, please send your CV and a covering letter to outline your suitability to this role

To be discussed

Ad posted to: 02/Feb/2017 Salary: T.B.C
Contract type: Permanent

Seasonal Job vacancy: Receptionist/Grounds/Cleaning

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

Park description:

With spectacular views of the Cornish coastline from St Ives Bay to Trevose Head some 40 miles away, Polmanter is an ideal base from which to explore the West Cornwall peninsula and offers a perfect location for touring caravan or camping holidays. It is ideally suitable for families as we do not accept bookings from single sex groups thus preserving the right atmosphere for families and couples.

Job Vacancy: Receptionist/Grounds/Cleaning

Polmanter is a 5 star award winning touring site situated in the beautiful fishing port of St Ives, Cornwall.

We are looking for a friendly, enthusiastic couple to join our team for the 2017 Season.

One person is needed in the reception to check in customers and take bookings on our computerized booking system. One person is required on the park to assist the grounds and cleaning team.

The hours will be between 35-42 hours per week.
£7.50 per hour.

A hardstanding pitch with free electric and Wifi will be provided for your caravan or motorhome.You will be entitled to free bus travel to the town and back.
Please email your CV to

Ad posted to: 29/Jan/2017 Salary: £7.50 per hour
Email: Phone: 01736 795640
Contract type: Seasonal

Seasonal Job vacancy: Wardens

Park Name: East Crinnis
Location: Par/St Austell,Cornwall

Park description:

East Crinnis Holiday Park is a family run and family orientated campsite offering Camping, Glamping and Log Cabins with excellent facilities. We are located only a few hundred metres from the Atlantic Ocean right in the middle of St Austell bay.

We offer relaxing holiday experiences on our spacious pitches for camping and caravanning or quality self-catering in log cabins or yurts. Our philosophy is to offer our guests a truly relaxing and wonderful stay on a quiet park, while making sure we help you to discover the best places, activities and adventures that suit your needs.

East Crinnis Holiday Park is perfectly located to explore Cornwall on foot. You can reach the southwest coastal footpath and beach in 15-20mins respectively or the wonderful harbour of Charlestown, home to the tall ships, or the world famous Eden Project both in 40mins. The sailing port of Fowey, fishing harbour of Mevagissey or Lost Gardens of Heligan are only a short car journey away, while the North Coast is only 16miles away or 30mins in the car.

Job Vacancy: Wardens

This role would suit a dynamic couple that would enjoy the adventure of being involved in the running of an outstanding site. We're looking for a couple with their own caravan to provide excellent customer service and to be the eyes and ears of the park to join us for the season starting in March and running through until the end of October.

The position is varied as wardens, it also require cleaning the shower blocks and shifts in the shop with basic cooking. The position will be shared with another warden couple and will be 3/4 days on and off through the season apart from more cover in the busy school holidays. We provide you with a free pitch, electric, Wi-Fi and use of washing machine and tumble dryer (free living) with winter storage if required.
Specifically the roll will include providing informative welcomes to the site, reception duties, providing knowledge of the local area and being the main point of contact on site when the reception is closed along with taking bookings over the phone with some IT skills necessary. We are looking for a couple with excellent cleaning standards who can maintain the two site shower blocks. The couple can also increase income through the shop/takeaway with cooking on grill plates providing breakfast and evening take way open during the season. During the busy main summer period there will also be a few additional duties like gate opening, site checks and helping with events like story telling. Through the quieter times of the season there will plenty of time each week to get out and about and see the wonderful sites of Cornwall.

East Crinnis is a lovely, relaxed site with a cool atmosphere; we receive some wonderful reviews from guests on the UK site and Tripadvisor etc. and please find out more about us on our website.

Seasonal pitch, electric, water and Wifi included along with free laundry services.

Ad posted to: 21/Jan/2017 Salary: £400p/m basic and pitch
Contract type: Seasonal