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Permanent Job vacancy: Estate Couple

Park Name: Cove Holiday Park

Park description:

70 Static Caravan Park with Bungalows

Job Vacancy: Estate Couple

Live in Couple for Pennsylvania Castle Estate, Dorset

The Estate comprises a luxury Castle ( for exclusive private hire, a lodge with bungalows, and a static caravan park ( Colonial Leisure Limited has owned the Estate since 2011 and operates hotels and resorts throughout Australia. The Estate is thriving and continues to develop into one of the leading venues on the south coast.

As an articulate couple you will enjoy working together as part of an enthusiastic team who enjoy their work and relish the opportunity of any new challenge. You will enjoy meeting clients and ensuring they have the best experience. Together you will be able to demonstrate the following skills:-

1. Maintenance plus Grounds/Gardening work
2. Housekeeping to a luxury standard
3. Supporting Event set up and breakdown
4. Administration and Reception
5. Out of hours support and warden duties
6. Assistance at Functions

Both of you will have an equally important full time role on the Estate.

We rely heavily on technology so candidates will be experienced in Microsoft Office. You need to be comfortable with using email and smartphones in your daily work, be able to learn unfamiliar software, and use other common applications eg Dropbox, Skype etc.

The estate housekeeper will have excellent organisational skills to manage both the high-end luxury of the Castle as well as the requirements of the Lodges, Bungalows and Caravans situated on the estate. You will be responsible for cleaning, cleaning staff, laundry services, the inventory, and maintaining the high standards across the estate. .

Front of house, table service skills, cooking, and hospitality experience will be beneficial.
Maintenance and grounds support is a key element of the job. It will be important that you can work well with people and enjoy problem solving and direct customer service. Preference will be given to candidates with formal maintenance/grounds qualifications.

You will both have a driving licence.

Onsite overnight cover will form part of your normal duties

Time off will be based on rostering around events, with 2 days off per week and 20 days holiday per annum. Weekend and Bank Holiday work will be required.

Please send both your CVs and a single covering letter explaining your suitability for the role to

Applications will not be considered unless you can demonstrate experience applicable to this role and provide a full CV for each of you.

Formal Interviews will take place at Pennsylvania Castle Estate followed by a final interview that will require an overnight stay (accommodation will be provided on site).

CVs will be accepted up to the 5th September. Salary will be based on experience with onsite accommodation included.

The appointment will be made in October/November, but an earlier appointment may be considered.

Ad posted to: 09/Aug/2014 Salary: Based on Experience
Contract type: Permanent


Park Name: Trevalgan Touring Park

Park description:

Located just two miles from St Ives town centre, in an area of outstanding natural beauty, Trevalgan Touring Park has a wonderfully peaceful atmosphere.

Surrounded by open farmland Trevalgan lies nestled between the gorse, bracken and heather covered granite hills and the dramatic north Cornish coastline. The Park offers spectacular views and an abundance of flowers and wildlife. A variety of birds, seals and even dolphins can sometime be spotted from the nearby South West Coast Path.


We are looking for 2 motivated couples with own caravan/motorhome/tent (own transport essential) to join our small friendly team to clean the site facilities block and games room and undertake night cleaning/wardening duties.

We expect very high standards of cleaning and therefore the jobs will involve split shifts to ensure a thorough clean of the block during the afternoon and late evening and a check through in the morning and early evening. The evening shift will also involve walking around the site to assist guests with enquiries and ensuring everyone enjoys a good nights rest.

We anticipate the following schedule:

Couple 1 x 5 nights per week (22.5 hours per week) - night wardens
7pm to 7.30pm - checking toilets etc
10pm to midnight - walking around the site as night wardens, greeting the night buses etc
Midnight to 2.00am - cleaning facilities building and continuing to check on site noise levels etc
START DATE - immediate to end August/early September

Couple 2 x 2 days per week and 2 nights per week (19 hours per week) - relief workers
2 days to cover days off for day cleaners
2 nights to cover days off for night wardens
START DATE - immediate to end August/early September

Additional hours may be required to cover sickness absence etc and therefore you must be very flexible.

Please call 01736 791892 and/or email your CVs with a recent photo.

A multi-serviced pitch with electric hook-up, water connection and grey waste drain is provided for the term of the contract - you will need your own caravan/motorhome/tent - own transport is essential.

Ad posted to: 02/Aug/2014 Salary: £6.50/hour/person
Email: Phone: 01736 791892
Contract type: Seasonal

Permanent Job vacancy: Sales Consultant

Park Name: Par Sands Holiday Park
Location:St Austell,Cornwall

Park description:

Par Sands is our luxury holiday park set on Par Beach on the southern coastline of Cornwall. Our range of luxury static caravans & lodges represent the ultimate UK holiday experience and Par Sands is much more than your average static caravan site in Cornwall. Our lodge and static caravan pitches sit within beautiful surroundings on one of the largest beaches in South Cornwall beside the clear waters of St Austell Bay.

The park itself is one of the most luxurious static caravan parks in Cornwall. The emphasis at Par Sands is on providing leisure facilities and quality entertainment that exceeds all expectations. This holiday park boasts a fantastic heated indoor swimming pool, tennis courts, adventure playground, crazy golf, games room including amusements and pool tables, and a freshwater lake! With these unrivalled on park facilities Par Sands represents modern day holiday living at it's best.

Do you dream of owning your very own luxury caravan in a stunning coastal location? Par Sands is certainly one of the most desirable holiday parks in the UK and offers the finest homes for sale in Cornwall. This is an opportunity to buy a static caravan with a difference. At Par Sands you can buy a holiday home with style set in an idyllic location. We are proud to be able to offer a selection of the most sought-after caravan holiday homes in Cornwall.

If you are looking for luxury lodges and static caravans for sale in Cornwall, and dreaming of the ultimate family holiday experience year after year, look no further than Par Sands.

Par Sands is one of the few parks in the Park Leisure portfolio where we operate a small number of rental holiday homes and enable our owners to take part in our popular subletting scheme. This is operated within strict guidelines so that consistently high standards are maintained throughout the park.

Job Vacancy: Sales Consultant

We are looking for Sales Consultants to join our highly motivated and successful team at this luxury 4 Star Holiday Park. The successful Candidate will be able to demonstrate a sound knowledge of sales processes and provide our customers with nothing short of 5 star customer service and leisure experience. Ability to achieve targets and budgets are essential, with high levels of self motivation and experience in working within a team environment. Training is given throughout career and promotional activity is available throughout our organisation for the right individual. Further information is available once contact is made

Accommodation is included free of charge for a period of 6 months within one of our static caravans on park

Ad posted to: 16/Apr/2015 Salary: £45,000 OTE
Contract type: Permanent