Careers at Whatley Manor

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We are looking for naturally friendly professionals to join our team and deliver great service.

We are delighted that you are thinking of joining us – we are always happy to hear from passionate and talented individuals looking to develop their career within our star studded team.

Our culture is one of empowerment and ownership and as such we will help you to develop and achieve the highest satisfaction from doing your job well and taking pride in the success of the business.

For it is you who will make the difference by giving our guests that extra special experience that they will always remember and return for more.

You, through your innovation and enthusiasm, will deliver the promise of satisfaction that we make to our guests.

Please view our current vacancies below, and before applying we ask you to take a moment to read our applicant privacy policy here.

Current vacancies


Chef De Partie

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Chef De Partie

We are looking for a Chef de Partie with two years experience in a similar establishment to join our dedicated team.

Our Kitchen Story- In our extensive kitchens we are working hard to produce not only the next generation of some of the country’s most versatile individuals but also ultimate hospitality ambassadors. With an emphasis on one team, our chefs have the opportunity to collaborate across all of our dining options, working very closely with our suppliers, offering an eclectic mix of chef menus, brasserie menus and 5 star afternoon teas.

If you are looking for your next step, we would love to hear from you.

Food & Beverage

Waiter/ Waitress - Full or Part time

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Experienced Waiter or Waitress – Full and part time opportunities

Do you have a passion and flair for excellent guest service? We are currently recruiting experienced waiting staff as we start to anticipate reopening and welcoming our guests again. Ideally you will bring experience from working in a similar property and have flexible availability.

Hours to suit whether you are an early riser and can deliver an early morning smile at breakfast, or whether you prefer a later shift through dinner.

If you would like to join our fabulous team, we would love to hear from you.

Head Sommelier

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Head Sommelier

Fantastic opportunity to take the lead as Head Sommelier working with our award winning team across a unique range of food and beverage outlets – We are looking for someone with Michelin experience, an outstanding track record for delivering impeccable hospitality as a Head Sommelier, someone with a real passion for wines, cocktails, beers and beverage who brings experience of high end service in a similar 5 star setting, with a natural ability to develop and grow their team to the next level.

We are looking for a Head Sommelier who will wow our guests and can demonstrate:

  • A very strong background working ideally as Head Sommelier in a Michelin setting
  • Impeccable guest service skills with a background of exceeding guest expectations
  • A passion for great wines accompanied by an appetite to build and share knowledge
  • As Head Sommelier, you will understand the workings of a well managed cellar and demonstrate the highest attention to detail – you will be highly organised
  • Proven experience as Head Sommelier with a very strong understanding of wine pairing
  • Excellent standard of written and spoken English
  • An engaging personality with a flair for communication at all levels
  • Immaculate personal presentation
  • WSET or equivalent qualifications

Our Head Sommelier will work as a key member of our Food and Beverage team, leading and developing the bar team to maximise sales across all of our outlets and coaching and up-skilling the food service team to develop their understanding of wine and beverage.

If this sounds like you, we would love to hear from you.


Room Attendant

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Room Attendant – Full or Part-Time

We are looking for a Room Attendant to join our small friendly Housekeeping Team. With a keen eye for detail and an organised approach, you will take pleasure in preparing and servicing our luxurious guestrooms for guest arrival. The role also involves cleaning of our public areas and laundry duties. Experience not essential as we’ll give you great training and make you feel very welcome. Hours to suit.

Front of House
Gardens & Maintenance

Spa Therapist

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Spa Therapist – Full or part-time

We currently have openings for qualified Spa Therapists either full or part-time to join our team, providing 5 star luxury treatments in Aquarias Spa.

If this sounds like the opportunity you are looking for, we would love to hear from


Management/ Admin/Sales Office Roles

To apply please use the form below or to apply in writing send your CV to the Human Resources department

We are always happy to receive speculative CV’s or if you are interested in a specific vacancy please call us to discuss further. We look forward to hearing from you soon.

Whatley Manor provides that unique opportunity for every employee to bring their own individual personality and a fresh perspective to what we do. You will find working here to be an exciting and rewarding challenge.

We firmly believe in working together and giving every individual the opportunity to contribute to the success of the business and share their ideas.

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