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Skelwith Fold is one of the leading Touring & Holiday Home Parks in the UK.

Set in 130 acres of glorious woodland, at the heart of the Lake District National Park.

Our mission is to provide the very best caravanning experience with the funds and resources available to us, whilst enhancing our guests lifestyle. Skelwith Fold aims to exceed guests’ expectation by providing a unique experience in a safe, stress free, tranquil, rural environment. We respect our guests and treat each one with courtesy, consistency and honesty. Our actions, service, amenities, care and protection of our environment, make us one of the most desirable caravanning locations in the country.

Assistant Seasonal Wardens

Skelwith Fold Caravan Park is a 5 star Holiday Park set in Woodland in the heart of the Lake District National Park.

We pride ourselves in the beauty of our environment, the presentation of our Park and in our customer care.

Due to the fact we are busier than ever at this time, we are currently looking to recruit a Seasonal Warden Couple to assist our Warden team with Reception, Shop, gardening, painting and general presentation and upkeep of the Park as well as housekeeping, amenity cleaning and on-call night duty (shared with the 4 other Wardens on a rota basis).

Previous experience is not essential, but excellent communication skills, a willing and positive attitude, being friendly and flexible in your approach, a basic knowledge of Microsoft office programmes (word and Excel) would be advantageous as would the ability to work as part of a team.

You would need your own touring caravan or motor home for which a pitch will be provided, as well as electricity, wi-fi and laundry facilities.

Hours of work would be  40 hours per week, which include evenings, weekends and bank holidays on a rota basis. Additionally where possible, you would have two days off each week, together.

Your contract would start immediately and initially be till the end of November 2020, with an opportunity to return for Season 2021

Salary is £ 8.72 p/hour each and holidays are 28 days annually pro-rata

This is a great opportunity to join our team and  gain experience of Wardening on an award winning 5 star holiday park.

Applicants should send CV’s with covering letter to:

Kathryn Paul, Skelwith Fold Caravan Park, Ambleside, Cumbria, LA22 0HX

  • About Us

    About Us

    Skelwith Fold is a unique and beautiful home-from-home in the Lake District. In the heart of the Lake District National Park, we have 320 privately owned static caravan holiday homes. For touring and motorhome holidays we are hard to beat. We offer the highest of standards and facilities as one of the finest touring caravan…

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  • History


    Once a grand private estate, now an ideal Lake District escape To gain access to Skelwith Fold’s magnificent grounds before 1950, you would need to have been very well connected. Its 130 acres were in the ownership of the wealthy Marshall family who, in 1890, built a rather unusual mansion house at the highest point…

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