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General Manager Graduate Scheme

Your career starts here!

We’re excited to be launching our 2020 Graduate Recruitment Campaign which gives us the opportunity to identify, develop and create our 7th successful group of ‘ION’s’ – inspiring our next future leaders.

Day to day, you’ll learn to lead, support and motivate our teams into ensuring they have the tools and skills to help customers create amazing memories or even achieve that lifetime dream of holiday home ownership. Imagine how rewarding that feels? If the sound of that makes you feel great inside and inspires you, this may be the opportunity that you’ve been looking for?

What’s in it for you?

  • You’ll participate in a structured programme spanning 18-24 months where you will have the opportunity to work across all business areas, enabling you to decide where you want to specialise in long term
  • You’ll need to have full flexibility as our parks are UK wide and to ensure you have the best experience, you’ll spend time in a variety of regions
  • Support will be given from a mentor, but you’ll gain hands on experience and work closely with Managers at all levels within the business
  • At the end of the programme, you’ll have the tools, skills and experience to take that step into leading your own team within the business within your chosen area
  • Did we also mention you’ll have a starting salary of £22,000 plus benefits?

Why choose Parkdean Resorts?

  • Parkdean Resorts has evolved massively over the years and constantly strive to Achieve More. Formed as part of a merger of Parkdean Holidays and Park Resorts, we are now the UK’s largest holiday park operator and continue to invest.
  • We are passionate about inspiring our people, whether its Inspiring Our Next managers through effective development or inspirational training programmes we believe investing in our people shapes the culture of our business.
  • Here at Parkdean resorts we like to Keep it Simple by providing a supportive environment with the right tools at your fingertips. With enthusiasm and passion, success is guaranteed.
  • The opportunities to Have Fun are endless, from helping to create amazing memories for our fabulous customers or joining our people on incentives trips awarded for outstanding performance. Just ask some of our team who attended our elite trip to South Africa.
  • Our people drive the success of the business. Our joined up approach of One Team One Vision ensures goals are aligned, so weather you’re working face to face with your colleagues daily or talking to them across the UK you always feel part of the larger team. Everyone can play a huge part in helping shape the future of Parkdean Resorts.
  • Celebrating Success comes naturally to us here at Parkdean Resorts and we have our people to thank for this. We take huge pride in all of the awards we have won, including Investors in People Gold and multiple British Travel Awards.

Do I have what it takes?

  • Achieved a 2:1 or be graduating towards a 2:1 (offer subject to results)
  • Clear desire to commence career in the sector
  • Share our vision and values as an individual
  • Hold a full driving licence (essential due to park locations)
  • You must be available to start with us in July 2020.

How do I apply?

  • It couldn’t be easier – visit to complete a short application and attach a CV or click the “apply now” button below.
  • Closing dates for applications will be 31st December 2019. Successful applicants will then be required to complete a short video interview in December 2019/January 2020 before attending an assessment day which will be held around February 2020.
  • For further information, contact us direct on 0191 216 5617 or

All applicants must be flexible to travel across the whole of the UK throughout the duration of the programme.

What can we offer you?

  • Competitive rates of pay
  • Discretionary bonus packages
  • Fantastic team environment
  • 25% discount on holidays for yourself, friends and family
  • Stand-by breaks available at a discounted rate
  • Full uniform provided where necessary
  • Full training

To start Creating Amazing Memories with us, apply now!

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