We're recruiting: excellent Hospitality Manager required - DEADLINE EXTENDED TO 18th SEPT
Our team is at the heart of everything we do at the wood. As we develop exciting new activities over the coming months we're looking for a Hospitality Manager - could it be you? NB: to accomodate holidays the deadline for applications has been extended to 18th Sept
You’ll work closely with owner, campaigner & broadcaster Joanna Yarrow at the heart of life at the wood. Welcoming visitors, campers & people on courses, helping plan & run weddings, candlelit suppers with nationally acclaimed speakers, small festivals & corporate training days, as well as delivering excellent day to day catering & visitor activities.
You’ll collaborate closely with our chefs to provide the highest standard of gorgeous local, sustainably produced food, organic & biodynamic wines & local beers. All set in our beautiful timber-frame barn & new woodland pergola, plus an outdoor wood-fired kitchen next year.
This post will suit someone with experience of fast-paced hospitality in hotels, restaurants or event management. You’ll need to be super-organised, preternaturally charming, quick-witted & have exceptional dynamism & stamina. You’ll be responsible for up to 20 staff including temps & young people who need training, clear guidance, active management & a calm but firm hand. Your customers will range from young families to chief executives (often on the same day). You’ll need to be an inspiring leader whilst being fully hands-on with fantastic attention to detail, balancing customer & supplier relations with day-to-day practical tasks. Whatever the circumstances you’ll be the sort of person who gets things done. DEADLINE: 18th Sept