Jobs at Holker

Our latest vacancies can be found below.
Please click on one of the jobs to bring up more information.


We currently have a requirement for a full-time, qualified Lifeguard at our two holiday parks in South Cumbria.

Applicants must hold a relevant current qualification and be fully registered with either RLSS – IQL National Pool Lifeguard qualification, or a HABC Level 2 Award for Pool Lifeguarding.  The responsibilities of the role will include providing safe and effective pool and pool area supervision, dealing with any emergency situations, being polite and friendly to all pool users and holiday park owners, undertaking checks of the pool and pool area and helping to ensure that health and safety procedures are adhered to.

We are looking for an individual who is calm under pressure and highly responsible, with a can-do attitude and a dedication to customer care.

A full clean driving licence will be required as well as own transport as the candidate will need to travel between our two parks.

This role is full-time working a minimum of 40 hours per week including weekends, with time split between the two holiday parks.

A competitive salary will be offered.

To apply for this role or for further information, please contact:-
Sue Porter
Old Park Wood Holiday Park
Holker Estate

Grange over Sands
LA11 7PPor Email: Estates is an Equal Opportunities employer.  Please complete our Equal Opportunities Form and return with your application.
Garden Volunteering Opportunities

We are looking to recruit a small number of volunteers to help with our work in the ornamental and kitchen gardens.

Volunteers will work alongside the garden team, assisting with the day to day maintenance and development of the gardens.  This is a great opportunity to gain experience, learn new skills and improve your plant knowledge.

Click here for a role description

Click here for an application form

For more information please email


Friday 23rd March to Sunday 28th October 2018


Hall (11am-4pm) & Gardens (10.30am-5pm) : Wednesday – Sunday (+ Bank Holiday Mondays)


Gift Shop (10.30am - 5pm): Wednesday - Sunday (+ Bank Holiday Mondays)


Café, Food Hall & Park (10.30am-5pm) :  Daily

Ilex Bar & Brasserie (From 12noon, last orders 3pm): Wednesday - Sunday


Occasionally the Hall opening may vary to accommodate special events. Please check the website before visiting.