Relief & Permanent Holiday Park Managers - Victoria - Full Time

Variety is the Spice Of Life! If you're experienced Motel or Holiday Park Managers... join our merry team of Caretakers working around Australia.

Caretakers Australia provide both permanent and relief recruitment services to the accommodation industry Australia-wide. Our clients represent a wide spectrum of accommodation including 3-star motels, holiday parks and serviced apartments.

The Job

If you join our Caretakers team you are assured of a variety of interesting and diverse short to medium term assignments to keep you challenged, skilled and well paid! We are always on the look-out for  experienced couples who are interested in working on a temporary or permanent basis as part of our team.


Prerequisites for any of these assignments include:

  • skills in managing front office including check-in/outs, taking reservations, handling enquiries
  • strong knowledge of a computerised reservation system (ie. RMS, Newbooks)  and ability to monitor and update internet sites
  • cash handling, financial management, reporting ability
  • strong people skills  and the ability to manage staff in a positive manner
  • enthusiasm for grounds and buildings maintenance
  • cleaning and ground maintenance
  • preparing and delivering breakfast
  • willingness to get in and work as part of an existing team

Why join our team?

  • Ongoing work in a variety of locations and environments  
  • Attractive daily rate
  • Get paid on time – every time! (no chasing clients for money!)

If you  would like to work with Caretakers Australia and meet the above  prerequisites, please send your details to

Motel Management Couple - Emerald, QLD - Full Time

Take control of your Destiny - managing this busy country QLD motel - with autonomy and independence...

We are working with a successful multi-property owner who is seeking to employ an energetic and dynamic Management Couple to run their appealing motel based in a bustling rural town in the Central Highlands of Queensland, west of Rockhampton.

You will be able to demonstrate that you are results driven managers with energy, drive and enthusiasm,  and you will be given the freedom to develop and grow this business as if it were your own.... overseeing all aspects of the motel, including reception and reservations, food and beverage,  business development, sales and marketing, general financial and administrative activities, maintenance of the property plus staff management and recruitment.

The motel is well resourced with cleaners, receptionists, food and beverage staff  and gardeners to provide the  successful couple with the time to drive and develop business through proactive and innovative  marketing and sales strategies.

Successful applicants must have:

  • Recent and relevant references
  • Motel management experience
  • A passion for providing excellent customer service
  • A positive attitude and friendly nature
  • Demonstrated experience increasing sales and growing similar motels

An attractive salary package of $120k plus super, a generous and attainable incentive programme and a large  furnished residence plus utilities will ensure that the managers are well rewarded for their hard work.

We are seeking applications from experienced Motel Managers with impeccable references. Interested candidates should forward their resumes to

Please note that as a result of the large volume of applications we receive only those candidates with the requisite experience will receive an acknowledgement.

Relief Managers - Australia Wide - Contract

Relief motel and caravan park managers required to join our team! Short term roles available Australia wide for individual caretakers. Great opportunity to work when you want to, ability to choose the roles and maintain your work / life balance.

Caretakers Australia is a premier relief management agency for the accommodation industry. Our clients represent a wide spectrum of accommodation ranging from 3-star motels to holiday parks, serviced apartments and retirement villages.

We have a great team of relief management couples currently working for us, however we are now receiving more requests for individual relief managers. We are seeking applications from young-at-heart, friendly individuals experienced in accommodation management or caretaking who are interested in working on an ad-hoc basis.

Relief management assignments vary in length and duties, however most are reception / office based roles.

Pre-requisites for any of these assignments include:

  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Experience in managing front office including checking in and checking out of guests, answering the telephone, taking reservations, handling enquiries.
  • Excellent computer skills including reservation system experience (particularly RMS, Newbook or Guestpoint) and the ability to monitor on-line sites.
  • Capable of attending to night audit, end of day procedures and producing reports
  • Experience in staff supervision
  • Flexible attitude
  • Be comfortable in the knowledge you may have to clean and wash laundry
  • Possess common-sense
  • Be physically fit and able to perform manual tasks


To be considered for any of our current relief management roles, you must have previous experience as a manager / receptionist or caretaker of motels, caravan parks or serviced apartments.

If joining the Caretakers Australia team interests you, please forward resumes to

Please note that as a result of the large volume of applications we receive only those candidates with the requisite experience will receive an acknowledgement.

Management Couple - Melbourne, VIC - Full Time

Stylish management team required to oversee the day-to-day running of an Upmarket over 50's Lifestyle Community 9-5 Monday to Friday - Live on Site! 110-120K Plus Super


Our Client creates  premium and affordable luxury living that is safe, secure  and offers homeowners a real sense of community in a warm friendly communal  environment. These communities are emerging in strategic locations around Victoria and are proving to be very popular with the soon-to-be retired- market!

An exciting opportunity exists for an energetic and customer-focused couple to manage the day to day operations of one of their newest locations.

The successful couple will help to create and maintain a welcoming caring and safe community with emphasis on homeowner satisfaction and enjoyment.

As Community Managers you will be responsible for the day to day administrative and facilities management, ensuring delivery of quality service to homeowners, competently managing financial performance and maintaining community assets to a high level.

The role will suit an upmarket, professional couple who are energetic, fit and healthy and enjoy being hands-on managers with a skill-set comprising

  • strong customer service and enjoyment of interacting with people
  • excellent organisational  and administrative skills
  • sales and marketing knowledge
  • understanding budgets and cost control
  • knowledge of grounds, garden and building maintenance and asset management
  • good communicators who are friendly and caring
  • act in a professional manner and able to create  positive relationships

An attractive salary and large residence is offered to the successful applicants.

Only applicants with requisite experience will be contacted.