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Permanent Job vacancy: Warden Couple

Park Name: Highfields Country Retreat
Location: Sleaford,Lincolnshire

Park description:

‘Highfields Country Holiday Fishing Retreat’ is set in 200 acres of beautiful rural parkland, with stunning woodlands and 13 picturesque lakes, located in the heart of Lincolnshire.

Job Vacancy: Warden Couple

We require a dedicated, enthusiastic and hands-on Warden Couple, to join our team and assist our Park Managers. Duties are to assist with the day-to-day running, and continued expansion, of our beautiful established holiday park and fishery in Lincolnshire. This is a rare opportunity to be involved in the running and ongoing development of a high quality 5 STAR GOLD AWARD fishing retreat and work for a family company with over 30 years’ experience in the leisure industry. ‘Highfields Country Holiday Fishing Retreat’ is set in 200 acres of beautiful rural parkland, with stunning woodlands and 13 picturesque lakes. We currently have 135 Static Holiday Caravan pitches and 70 Lodge pitches, the majority of which are occupied by holiday home owners. Two Lodges, and three Static Holiday Caravans are managed in house as holiday lets.

We are looking for a couple seeking long-term employment, and who can fill the role of hands on ‘working wardens’. The outdoor warden should have experience in Static Caravan siting, Caravan pitch service installations, general park/grounds maintenance and park improvement projects, the use and maintenance of park vehicles/machinery, record keeping, and be able to effectively work within a small team of outdoor working people. The office/cleaning warden should have experience in working in a park office, have good general administration skills, have an excellent and helpful telephone manner, have a welcoming and outgoing personality for meeting and greeting park visitors, be able to manage a small team of cleaners, partake in the cleaning of the holiday lets/caravan sales stock, and be able to undertake light general duties out on park. Both applicants should very much have a ‘can do’ approach, be very pro-active in undertaking their tasks and most of all, have excellent organisational and communication skills.

Free accommodation comprises an ABI Elan Static Caravan with large pitch and lake views. Full Driving Licence ideally required for both applicants. Full time hours for the outdoor warden, part time (30 hours per week) for the Reception/cleaning warden. Shared ‘on call’ duties with other staff apply. See our LATEST PARK VIDEO at To apply, please send your C.V. and a covering letter by email to Start date 1st October 2018.

Free accommodation comprises an Central Heated/Double Glazed Static Caravan with large pitch and lake views.

Ad posted to: 14/Sep/2018 Salary: TBA
Contract type: Permanent

Seasonal Job vacancy: Campsite Warden/s

Park Name: Alton Water
Location: Ipswich,Sutton

Park description:

Located within the stunning countryside of Suffolk, Alton Water Park stretches across some 400 acres and is the perfect place to while away an hour or a whole day.

If you are out for a leisurely stroll, then you are sure to benefit from the many walking trails and nature walks at Alton Water, for more adrenaline-filled action, there is the eight-mile cross country cycling track or a range of watersports on offer. There is also the opportunity to enjoy a day on the water fishing.

Job Vacancy: Campsite Warden/s

Our new caravan and campsite opened earlier this year and facilitates up to 88 caravan and camping pitches and is open seasonally from April – October.

We are looking for a customer focused couple or person to join us for the remainder of the 2018 season.

Starting immediately and remaining on site until October 2018, your primary focus will be to ensure the safety and enjoyment of the campers.

In this hands-on, physically demanding position, you’ll be the first point of contact for campers’ enquiries, providing an excellent customer service at all times. Supported by the Park Manager and Rangers, you’ll be involved in the maintenance of the site, carrying out general maintenance such as maintaining the grassed areas, cleaning of the site facilities whilst ensuring a safe environment for anyone using our facilities.

We are looking for you to have previous experience in a customer orientated role, an understanding and ability to carry out general maintenance and have a love of camping and caravanning. It would be advantageous if you have undertaken a previous season as a Campsite Assistant/Warden.

You will have a caravan pitch, complete with an electric hook-up point, free of charge and have access to the facilities at Alton Water Park.

Please note that we are offering a Service Agreement and you will not be an Anglian Water Employee.

Ad posted to: 26/Aug/2018 Salary:
Contract type: Seasonal