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Seasonal Job vacancy: Seasonal Site Assistants

Park Name: West End Farm
Location: Weston-super-Mare,N. Somerset

Park description:

A privately owned caravan park with 75 touring pitches and 12 privately owned holiday homes. Situated just 2.5 miles from the sea front and M5, in a quiet location, but close to local amenities.

Job Vacancy: Seasonal Site Assistants

We are looking for a couple to join our team in the day-to-day running of our small friendly Caravan Park. The position will include working evenings, weekends and Bank Holidays. The duties will include greeting, booking in customers, general book-keeping, confirming bookings by telephone and e-mail (pc skills essential). Dealing with customers' inquiries, cleaning shower block/laundry/washing up area, site maintenance (incl.mowing). Must be cheerful, friendly, hardworking, and in good health. Ideal candidates would preferably have experience in the holiday park industry, although consideration would be given to candidates with caravanning experience.
April - September 4/5 days per week

References required.

Hard standing fully-serviced pitch provided with job.

Applicants to provide their own caravan/motorhome

Ad posted to: 06/Mar/2018 Salary: TBA
Contract type: Seasonal

Seasonal Job vacancy: Site Wardens

Park Name: Trevalgan Touring Park
Location: St.Ives,Cornwall

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.

2017/18 AA Southwest Campsite of the Year
2017/18 Cornwall Tourism Awards (Bronze)
Visit England - 5 Star, Gold Award
AA - 5 Gold Pennants

Job Vacancy: Site Wardens

We are looking for five couples to join us for the 2018 season (May to September). Candidates must be hardworking and flexible and keen to make a positive contribution to the successful running of our family-owned and run park.

Each couple will undertake toilet and shower cleaning, groundworks/bins, night wardening/cleaning (Whitsun/July/August only) and will be required to work in the reception/shop as per the weekly rota (swapping days will not be permitted).

Computer skils essential to be able to carry out your reception duties.

Successful candidates must be professional in their approach to their work and our guests and must be willing to get along with fellow staff to ensure the smooth operation of our business.

Some early mornings each week will also be required as per the rota to bake the fresh bread and pastries for the guests (6am starts during Whitsun/July/August may be required).

The hours for each couple will vary from approx. 25 during May/June/September which will rise to approx. 35-40 during Whitsun/July/August. Each couple works the same hours and enjoy the same days off.

You will need your own motorhome or caravan (no bigger than 7m) which you are happy to live in for the duration of your contract. It must be clean and tidy. Please note that additional tents etc will not be allowed on your pitch (attached awnings allowed). The pitch provided, in addition to your wage payment, is for staff use only and friends/family will not be permitted to stay on staff pitches.

Please ensure that you familiarise yourself with our Park and the area (via our website and review sites) to ensure that you have a good understanding of the levels of customer service and standards that we will require.

You will be required to have or undertake basic food hygiene (online) and one person from each couple must have or undertake first aid training.

A knowledge of languages is beneficial but not essential.



Please note that you will be required to start on 23rd April to help get the site ready for opening on 1st May.

In return for your hard work, we will pay £7.83/per hour plus you get a free pitch with electric, water and waste.

Staff T-shirts and any other protective clothing is provided.

Ad posted to: 06/Mar/2018 Salary: £7.83/per person/per hour
Contract type: Seasonal

Seasonal Job vacancy: Seasonal Site Assistants (Couple)

Park Name: Sunny Lyn Holiday Park
Location: Lynton,Devon

Park description:

Sunny Lyn is a small holiday park situated in a beautiful wooded valley in Exmoor National Park with the West Lyn River running alongside. The River is home to brown trout and all staff/guests enjoy free fishing onsite.

Our Park is located within walking distance of both Lynton and Lynmouth centre's. Lynton has stunning views out to the sea and Lynmouth is a fishing port with a picturesque harbour. Both Lynton and Lynmouth have numerous shops, bars and restaurants.

Onsite we have a number of self catering units - 5 rental log cabins, 7 static caravans and one apartment and our small campground has 9 touring caravan/motorhome pitches and 28 camping pitches. There is also a small reception with shop, a cafe which is open for breakfast at weekends and peak, ladies and gents shower blocks and a laundry room.

Our location is a walkers paradise as the South West Coast Path, Tarka Trail and Coleridge Way all converge in the town. Julia Bradbury chose the walk from Lynmouth to Watersmeet as one of her favourite her ITV's show Britains Best Walks which aired in February 2017.

Sunny Lyn is a beautiful Park in a wonderful location with a welcoming, friendly & supportive team.

Job Vacancy: Seasonal Site Assistants (Couple)

We are looking for an outgoing couple with a good sense of humour and excellent customer service skills to work within a small team as Site Assistants for the Spring/Summer 2018 Season. Hours will be a minimum of 15 per week but will rise during busy period so we would ask for some flexibility on days/hours. However, even in peak periods we will always endeavour to schedule at least two consecutive days off together per week.

There will be a variety of duties required as follows:
Cleaning of units between lettings
Cleaning of toilet blocks
Reception/shop work - welcoming guests, telephone queries, emails. We have an online booking system so some computer work will be required.
Serving breakfast in the cafe & tidying after service
General site repairs and maintenance
Laundry and ironing
General gardening, including grass cutting, weeding etc.

In return we will offer:
Salary of £7.85 per hour
Static caravan or motorhome pitch
Free breakfast (if the cafe is open and you're on shift)
Free fishing onsite

We are ideally looking for staff who could start before 15th March 2018.

Successful applicants will have the choice of either a one bedroom static caravan or an electric hardstanding (tarmac) motorhome/touring pitch

Ad posted to: 04/Mar/2018 Salary: £7.85 per hour plus static or pitch
Contract type: Seasonal

Permanent Job vacancy: Permanent part time live in couple

Park Name: Tregoad Park
Location: N Somerset

Park description:

This is for our North Somerset Location

Job Vacancy: Permanent part time live in couple

We are seeking a part time permanent couple at our site in North Somerset to undertake general maintenance, gardening and cleaning duties for 20 hours each week. Proficient DIY and gardening skills will be required for grass cutting and strimming using ride on and hand-held machinery, tending of borders, hedgerows and vegetable plot. Painting and maintaining fences and site buildings, maintenance and general cleaning of letting properties and owners house also carrying out laundry and ironing tasks. A love of cats, dogs and chickens would be helpful. Applicants must be fit and healthy and willing to work under their own initiative. They must also have a pleasant, helpful and willing nature.

Employees will be free to seek additional work off site to boost income if desired

Accommodation is provided in a detached centrally heated two-bedroom bungalow with its own garden within the site grounds. Accommodation, council tax and utilities included as part of salary. Please email your recent CV and an up to date photograph

Ad posted to: 28/Feb/2018 Salary: living wage to include accommodation offset
Contract type: Permanent

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 couple to help maintain and manage our popular touring field for the 2018 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 2018 season runs from March until the end of October. Hours are variable depending on the needs of the business.

We would be looking for someone to start early in March.

A touring pitch with electric hook up is included.

Ad posted to: 27/Feb/2018 Salary:
Contract type: Seasonal