Vacancy: General Assistants / Bar Staff - Applications close 17/04/2014
Employer's Name: Sykeside Camping Park
We are a camping park in the Lake District and are currently have 2 vacancies for general assistants for the summer season until the end of September. There is a possibility that positions could become permanent. The positions would be ideal for a couple or friends as accommodation is provided and could be shared. Meals are also included.
We are located in the Lake District National Park (North West England) at the foot of the Kirkstone Pass (A592) with a small lake called Brotherswater about a quarter of a mile away. There is a small shop on the campsite otherwise the nearest amenities are in Patterdale (3 miles away) and the nearest towns are Ambleside (6 miles), Windermere (10 miles) and Penrith (17 miles).
There are two Bars on site; The Brotherswater Inn which is open all day, and The Barn End Bar, which is open weekend and some evenings over the Summer. The campsite caters for tents, motorhomes and caravans providing a lively atmosphere with interesting people at weekends and throughout the Summer. Most of our guests come to enjoy walking in the spectacular fells that surround our site, or use us as a base to explore the nearby tourist attractions.
Duties would include bar and restaurant work, house keeping, and possibly helping out around the campsite. Excellent spoken English is essential. The average working week would be approximately 35-40 hours over either 5 or 6 days. (This may increase over busy periods such as bank holiday weekends.) Minimum wage. Successful candidates will need to be available to start work before Easter.
Previous experience of bar work or waitressing preferred but not essential as training will be given.