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Head of Hospitality – good work life balance – Christmas off – £35,000 -

Reference Number: 8522


Job Type:
£32-35,000 + free accommodation
Forest Row


Head of Hospitality – good work life balance – Christmas off – £35,000 - A unique learning environment set within beautiful grounds, with flower, herb and vegetable gardens, apple orchards and a large greenhouse. They offer a variety of courses, retreats, and classes from Friday through to Tuesday and are currently looking for a Head of Hospitality to manage the day-to-day operation. This will include overseeing 60 bedrooms, 8 classrooms, 4 dining rooms and common areas such as libraries, small meeting rooms and offices. They cater for breakfast, lunch, and supper for up to 100 covers a day. There is an emphasis on fresh, seasonal cuisine with 40% of the menu grown within the gardens. Benefits include: Beautiful working environment Mainly daytime hours 40 hour week 33 days holidays (inc Bank Holidays) 1 week off at Christmas Generous salary & pension Staff discounts The role requires working closely with the kitchen and accommodation teams, liaising with course leaders and the bookings and event manager daily to ensure everything runs smoothly. There is a real focus on the highest standards of customer service for guests, partners, staff, and the public. The role can require physically helping the teams during peak demand periods, but otherwise has considerable decision space to develop the services by increasing the utilisation of the residential accommodation and developing our catering for our guests and potentially for the local community. To find out more about this great opportunity please get in touch with your CV.

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