Vacancy: Part-time Assistant Warden(s) - Applications close 04/06/2014
Employer's Name: Diamond Caravan & Camping Park
Can you spare 2 days a week in exchange for a free pitch?
If you are looking for a base to discover the Cotswolds and take trips to the South Coast, this could be the job for you.
Diamond Caravan Park is a small (40 pitch) family-orientated site situated in a rural location at Bletchingdon, just north of Oxford. Please see our website at www.diamondpark.co.uk for more details of our lovely park.
We are looking for a friendly person (or couple) to cover 2 days per week in exchange for a pitch with EHU for your caravan/motorhome. When we are busy we may also ask you to help on Friday/Saturday evenings for arrivals as well as some assistance in our bar. Duties are varied and include covering reception and helping in the shop, meeting & greeting customers plus occasional amenity block cleaning and light grounds work.
In exchange for 2 days a week we can offer a pitch for your own caravan or motorhome, including electric hook-up and free WIFI.
Experience is not necessary as full training will be given but you need some basic computer skills to cover reception and take bookings by phone and email. Own touring caravan/motorhome required.
Please send CVs and a recent photograph by e-mail to email@example.com
Vacancy: Caravan Park Manager - Applications close 01/10/2014
Employer's Name: Island Meadow Parks
Location: West Sussex
We are currently looking for a capable and enthusiastic person to take on the role of Park Manager at Rushey Hill Caravan Park. Situated on the cliff front at Peacehaven, the park contains 200 owner occupied static holiday caravans with panoramic sea views.
Duties will include: day to day park care, general maintenance and repairs, siting caravans, selling caravans, ongoing park development, gardening, mowing, security, collecting rents and office admin.
Although you will be managing one other member of staff, this is very much a hands-on physical job, as the majority of the administration work is done by the head office, leaving you free to be out on park making sure that everything works, everyone is happy, and the park continues to look good.
The job will suit a strong, confident and self motivated individual with a broad range of skills. You will need to be capable enough to deal with any problem that arises, so any construction, plumbing, electrical, landscape gardening or carpentry experience will be useful. You will also need to be personable enough to get on well with our existing customers, and sell caravans to new customers. You must have a valid UK driving licence.
This is a full time, salaried position, which includes free accommodation on the park in a three bedroom house.
Summer hours: 8am - 5.30pm, 6 days per week. Winter hours: 8am - 5.00pm, 5 days per week.
Rushey Hill is part of Island Meadow Parks, a family business, managing ten parks along the south coast. More information about the company is available on our company web site at www.islandmeadow.co.uk.
To apply for this job, please email your CV to firstname.lastname@example.org. Reference: Rushey Hill Park Manager.
Vacancy: Campsite Wardens - Applications close 26/09/2014
Employer's Name: Town Farm Campsite
Position is for 2 persons
Start date: Early May
Finish Date: September
Hours worked to include Friday, Saturday and Sunday.
Hours: Minimum 20 hours per person
Extra hours maybe available from time to time with Caravan Cleaning/ Gardening/General Maintenance depending on applicant and at busy times. From time to time you may be asked to carry out other duties on the Park and/or work extra hours to cover holiday/ sickness etc.
Pitch allocated for own Touring Caravan.
Position is for 2 persons to help clean our excellent toilet/shower/laundrette/dishwashing facilities centres and other recreational/ working areas in an excellent standard of cleanliness.
• General maintenance, ground maintenance work, grass cutting, strimming, planting, hedge trimming and general gardening works, bin emptying, litter collection etc.
• Liaising with the public and customers ensuring a pleasant stay.
• Changing linen in the cottages, and also carrying out changeovers, which includes checking inventory in cottages, cleaning bathrooms, vacuuming throughout.
Not essential, but an advantage: Reception duties, telephone, processing bookings, meeting and greeting, general daily paperwork, booking in customers etc. IT skills
Friday, Saturday, Sunday, Monday, working mornings and evenings, and the bulk of the hours worked will be on these days.
Mornings: cleaning, sweeping, tidying of facilities, and general areas
Evenings: early evening check/clean of facilities, and general areas, welcoming guests, helping to site pitches
Free Pitch for own Touring caravan/Motor caravan including electric, wi-fi, use of washing machine.
Rate dependent on if you have your own caravan, or if you need to use one of our own.
A friendly reliable couple required to clean toilets/shower blocks 2 hours a day, maybe extra during summer holiday 5 out of 7 days per week. Would ideally suit a retired couple looking to be away by the sea for the summer season. Cleaning is a few hours of your day leaving you time to explore the surrounding area, for this you will have a free pitch with electricity. Please reply to Cliff Quilter ( WARDEN )
Vacancy: Chamber maid plus! - Applications close 12/07/2014
Employer's Name: Woodside Yurt And Breakfast
Location: East Sussex
We are looking for seasonal staff from mid march to end September. Jobs required: cleaning/changing accommodations, helping at breakfast service waitressing/washing up/clearing away, housekeeping, grounds maintenance. Uniform provided.
Vacancy: Couple wanted 2014 - Applications close 04/07/2014
Employer's Name: Southdown Way Caravan Camping Park
Location: West Sussex
Caravan & Camping Park within the Southdown's National Park.
Couple to act as wardens for 2014. Applications close 31 January 2014.
We require for the 2014 season, a couple for a small caravan and camping park. Situated in the National Park, with easy access to many local attractions. The season starts from 1st March 2014 until 31st October 2014. This period may be extended subject to negotiation.
We are looking for a motivated, flexible, cheerful, hard working couple, in good health, with a tolerant attitude.
You will work alongside others in the management and maintenance of the site, ability to work as part of a team is essential.
You will have empathy and determination in abundance and will be friendly and able to contribute to the team and the business overall.
Duties to include taking bookings, processing arrivals and departures, cleaning of toilets and shower block, grass cutting and general maintenance of the site. You will provide a security presence on the site. The ability to operate mechanical machines is essential.
A residential heated static caravan in its own large fenced plot, is provided free of all charges. A contribution for gas is subject to negotiation.
Vacancy: Sales Executive - Applications close 24/04/2014
Employer's Name: Sandy Balls Holiday Village
Sales Executive - Full Time - including some weekends and evenings
Salary = £15,000, OTE £20,000
Sandy Balls is a long establish, successful, five star holiday village situated in the New Forest. We offer a range of accommodation from premium lodges to camping, and facilities and activities from a restaurant and swimming pools to horse riding and Segway experiences. We are now looking to recruit highly motivated, dynamic sales executives who will excel at converting incoming enquiries into fantastic holiday experiences for all our guests.
As a member of the sales team you will be able to confidently sell 5 star holiday experiences and provide excellent customer service. You will be working in a targeted environment where your ability to understand our guest's requirements and provide a solution will help you achieve your personal goals. You are able to work as part of a small team, influencing and motivating each other through your successes and putting the guest at the heart of everything we do.
You will operate predominantly on the telephone, but also via email and face to face. Dealing with customer enquiries, you have the skill and knowledge to convert conversations into bookings and the tenacity to add value in customers requirements. Your ability to communicate enthusiastically and confidently as well as develop a thorough understanding about what we offer is absolutely key.
Your enthusiasm, energy and drive will be evident, as will your talent in finding real solutions to problems that arise. Taking ownership and being fully responsible for your actions is paramount as we offer a highly empowered environment.
Your role will involve customer services as well as sales, so a passion to help others and resolve challenges is paramount.
Because we operate a 24/7 business, weekend work and occasional evenings are required, on a rotation basis.
We are looking for someone who is ambitious, passionate, energetic and confident.
At least 2 years previous sales experience
A positive "can do" attitude who is fun, outgoing and likes to laugh
You will have the drive and motivation to achieve and exceed targets
You will have empathy and determination in abundance and will be friendly and able to contribute to the team and the business overall
You will also need to be organised and tidy.
This is a role that may evolve over time to develop greater responsibility and reward for the right candidate.