Chef de Partie
We are looking for a Chef de Partie with two years experience in a similar establishment to join Niall Keating and his 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.
Niall Keating, the UK’s youngest Michelin chef 2017 achieved his first star after only 8 months at Whatley Manor, bringing with him an array of influences from around the world having worked in one, two and three star Michelin restaurants across the United States, Denmark, UK, Korea and Japan.
Under Niall’s guiding hand, you will have the opportunity to surround yourself with likeminded, forward thinking and passionate chefs who have the opportunity to express themselves twice a month through our Sunday Project Night. Here we give you the stage to demonstrate and share with the team your ideas and creations, looking at tastes, textures and temperatures – personal development at its best!
If you identify with this, we would love to hear from you
You will support the efficient and effective running of the kitchen working alongside the team to ensure that the preparation and presentation of food produced is of a high standard and complies with all food safety regulations. The ideal candidate will have some experience of working in a busy kitchen, will possess the ambition to become a dedicated team player in a leading hospitality environment and will relish the developmental opportunities available within our kitchen. We look forward to hearing from you.
You will take the lead within the still room, looking after the needs of our guests, providing them with the highest level of hospitality and service. With at least 12 months experience in a food service outlet, you will have a good understanding of what great service looks like and will be seeking the opportunity to further hone your skills.
Part-time Waiter/ Waitress
Do you have a passion and flair for personalised guest service? We are looking to add to our team of part time Waiters/ Waitresses to work a variety of flexible shifts in our beautiful country house hotel.
This role primarily involves supporting the food and beverage team during breakfast, lunch or evening service, providing first class service to our guests in a relaxed 5 star setting.
If this sounds like you, we would love to hear from you.
We are looking for an outstanding Head Sommelier – Do you have a passion for wine, cocktails, beers and beverage and have proven experience as Head Sommelier in a similar 5 star environment? If so, we would love to hear from you as we grow our Food and Beverage team.
We are looking for a Head Sommelier who will wow our guests and can demonstrate:
- A strong background working as a Head Sommelier in a Michelin setting
- Excellent guest service skills with a background of exceeding guest expectations
- A passion for great wines accompanied by an appetite to build and share knowledge
- Thorough understanding of the workings of a well managed cellar
- Extensive experience and a strong understanding of wine pairing
- An engaging personality, able to communicate at all levels
- The ability to lead and develop a team
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.
Night Supervisor – Part time
We are looking for a part time Night Supervisor to join our Reception team, working two nights per week. Shift times are 11.00 pm to 07.00 am and weekend working is involved.
In this role, you will have responsibility for staff working during the night; you will ensure guest comfort, safety and security. You will complete a night audit procedure before handing over to the next day’s staff and there will be some portering duties to carry out.
Having worked in a customer service role previously, you will have a good understanding of the service delivery expected. You will demonstrate an excellent standard of spoken English, a good knowledge of IT systems, possess a clean full driving licence, immaculate presentation and a ready smile.
Summer Vacation Work – casual, part time, full time
Are you a great people person looking for some temporary work during the summer months – If so, come and join us this summer season at Whatley Manor Hotel and Spa.
We are particularly looking to add to our teams in Food & Beverage and Housekeeping , either on a part time, full time or casual basis.
Experience not essential, we’ll show you what to do and you’ll be made very welcome!
Spa Therapist – Full or Part time
You will deliver the highest standard of beauty treatments and consultations to our spa guests featuring our luxury skin care ranges Natura Bisse and Ila. Delivering the hostess role within the spa for guests and members alike, you will provide the ultimate luxury spa experience.
You will need at least a NVQ Level 3 in Beauty and be confident in all beauty treatments. Flexibility is required with working patterns. If you have a passion for the beauty industry delivering 5 star treatments working with great product houses, we would love to hear from you.
Don’t miss this great opportunity to work with us as a part-time Spa attendant in our luxurious 5 star Aquarias Spa.
In this role, you will provide our guests with the highest levels of hospitality and service throughout their experience and deliver excellence in spa housekeeping standards, ensuring cleanliness and attention to detail in all areas of the spa including public areas showers and toilets.
You may also be required to give spa tours, take orders for food and beverage, clear tables, prepare and stock up the spa lounge. You’ll complete pool testing too. Full training will be given. Hours will vary and will include weekend and evening working.
Fantastic opportunity to join us as Head Therapist within our 5 * luxurious Aquarias Spa.
We are looking for an experienced and professional Head Therapist who will lead and develop our dedicated Spa Therapist team, delivering an outstanding Spa experience for our guests. As Head Therapist, the ideal candidate will have a solid background in Beauty, ideally at Head Therapist level within a similar environment. NVQ level 3 essential.