Job Vacancies

PR & Marketing Executive at Experience Oxfordshire

Experience Oxfordshire is looking for an experienced PR & Marketing Executive to join the team.

This broad-ranging role is ideal for a person aspiring to develop their experience in the travel and tourism sector. We are looking for an ambitious person, aspiring to join a small team with big plans and someone who is keen to share ideas and help grow the business.

Salary: £18,000 to £22,000 depending on experience.

Application Details

For more information please contact

Martin Walker

Telephone: 01865 686433

Email: martin.walker@experienceoxfordshire.org

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Demi Chef de Partie at Jurys Inn Oxford

Jurys Inns Group Ltd is one of the fastest-growing hotel groups in Europe, with 37 property locations in the UK, Ireland and Europe with more to come…

Following a fantastic £13 million investment, our Oxford Hotel and Conference Venue has not only transformed the overall product, but has also increased its bedroom and meeting space capacity to become the premium meeting and event venue outside of London. The property now boasts 240 bedrooms, 22 meeting and event rooms, Marco Pierre White Steakhouse restaurant and bar, Costa Coffee bar and a fully equipped gym, pool and sauna.

This increased capacity has resulted in a number of exciting new career opportunities across the hotel operation!

We have a vacancy for a Demi Chef de Partie (Full time – 40 hours per week)

Salary: £8.65 per hour plus service charge

Key responsibilities include:

  • Contribute to the production of food items in accordance with instructions from the Sous Chef and/or the Head Chef.
  • Be knowledgeable of the day`s business, and “specials” of the day.
  • Ensure all dishes are prepared in a timely fashion and to required standard of presentation.
  • Ensure excellent food hygiene practice is observed in the entire food chain from storage through to preparation and service.
  • Ensure HACCP compliance within the kitchen.

What benefits will I receive while working for Jurys Inn Oxford?

  • Staff accommodation at reduced monthly rents starting as low as £192.00 per month including bills (subject to availability)
  • Free gym access
  • Free onsite parking
  • Well-Tailored Uniforms
  • Meals on duty
  • Monthly engagement activities
  • Training and Development opportunities through our `Grow` L&D Programme
  • Discounted accommodation rates for staff members and reduced rate for friends and family
  • Food Discount – 50% off total lunch or dinner bills when staying in one of our hotels
  • 28 days holiday entitlement including bank holidays, increasing with service to a maximum of 33 days
  • Pension Scheme- Contributory Group Personal Pension Plan
  • Life Assurance

 

For further information and to apply please click here.

Meetings and Events Supervisor at Jurys Inn Oxford

Jurys Inns Group Ltd is one of the fastest-growing hotel groups in Europe, with 37 property locations in the UK, Ireland and Europe with more to come…

Following a fantastic £13 million investment, our Oxford Hotel and Conference Venue has not only transformed the overall product, but has also increased its bedroom and meeting space capacity to become the premium meeting and event venue outside of London. The property now boasts 240 bedrooms, 22 meeting and event rooms, Marco Pierre White Steakhouse restaurant and bar, Costa Coffee bar and a fully equipped gym, pool and sauna.

This increased capacity has resulted in a number of exciting new career opportunities across the hotel operation!

We have a vacancy for a Meeting and Events Supervisor (Full time – 40 hours per week)

Salary: £8.62 per hour

Key responsibilities include:

  • Meet and greet conference users, ensuring all requests and enquiries are dealt with in an efficient and professional manner.
  • Set-up, service/refresh and clear meeting rooms as required by the function sheets, to the required hotel standard.
  • Ensure timely service of serve all tea and coffee, buffets, light refreshments and other food and beverage as per the function sheets and to the required hotel standard – ensuring the highest standards of presentation and cleanliness.
  • Assist in the set up and running of banquets and functions as requested by the Meetings and Events manager.
  • Ensure that all Meetings and Events areas are kept clean, tidy and efficiently organised and stocked, including storage areas.
  • Liaise with the Food and Beverage, Meetings and Events Manager and Chefs in relation to conference meeting bookings.

What benefits will I receive while working for Jurys Inn Oxford?

  • Staff accommodation at reduced monthly rents starting as low as £192 per month including bills (subject to availability)
  • Free gym access
  • Free onsite parking
  • Well-Tailored Uniforms
  • Meals on duty
  • Social Activities (Staff Summer/Winter event)
  • Monthly engagement activities
  • Annual Charity Event Day
  • Training and Development opportunities through our `Grow` L&D Programme
  • Employee of the month & Overall Employee of the Year
  • Discounted accommodation rates for staff members and reduced rate for friends and family
  • Food Discount – 50% off total lunch or dinner bills when staying in one of our hotels
  • 28 days holiday entitlement including bank holidays, increasing with service to a maximum of 33 days
  • Pension Scheme- Contributory Group Personal Pension Plan
  • Flexible working hours
  • Earn up to £1000 for recommending a friend to work for us
  • Birthday cards every year
  • Life Assurance

 

For further information and to apply please click here.

Reception Supervisor at Jurys Inn Oxford

Jurys Inns Group Ltd is one of the fastest-growing hotel groups in Europe, with 37 property locations in the UK, Ireland and Europe with more to come…

Following a fantastic £13 million investment, our Oxford Hotel and Conference Venue has not only transformed the overall product, but has also increased its bedroom and meeting space capacity to become the premium meeting and event venue outside of London. The property now boasts 240 bedrooms, 22 meeting and event rooms, Marco Pierre White Steakhouse restaurant and bar, Costa Coffee bar and a fully equipped gym, pool and sauna.

This increased capacity has resulted in a number of exciting new career opportunities across the hotel operation.

We have a vacancy for a Reception Supervisor

Salary: £8.62 per hour

Key responsibilities include:

– Oversee the day`s business, including arrivals, departures, special requests, etc.

– Ensure the team present an excellent professional image and that all guests receive a warm welcome.

– Handle all guest enquiries and complaints in a professional manner.

– Ensure all cash, charge, float and till procedures are carried out in accordance with Company policy.

– Assist the front office manager to make sure the department operates in an organized and professional way.

– Motivate and encourage the front office team to maximize sales through effective up-selling.

Shift patterns: Early shift: 6.45am to 3.15pm/ Late shift: 2.30pm to 11.00 pm

What benefits will I receive while working for Jurys Inn Oxford?

  • Staff accommodation at reduced monthly rents starting as low as £192per month including bills (subject to availability)
  • Free gym access
  • Free onsite parking
  • Well-Tailored Uniforms
  • Meals on duty
  • Monthly engagement activities
  • Training and Development opportunities through our `Grow` L&D Programme
  • Discounted accommodation rates for staff members and reduced rate for friends and family
  • Food Discount – 50% off total lunch or dinner bills when staying in one of our hotels
  • 28 days holiday entitlement including bank holidays, increasing with service to a maximum of 33 days
  • Pension Scheme- Contributory Group Personal Pension Plan
  • Life Assurance

 

For further information and to apply please click here.

Receptionist at Jurys Inn Oxford

Jurys Inns Group Ltd is one of the fastest-growing hotel groups in Europe, with 37 property locations in the UK, Ireland and Europe with more to come…

Following a fantastic £13 million investment, our Oxford Hotel and Conference Venue has not only transformed the overall product, but has also increased its bedroom and meeting space capacity to become the premium meeting and event venue outside of London. The property now boasts 240 bedrooms, 22 meeting and event rooms, Marco Pierre White Steakhouse restaurant and bar, Costa Coffee bar and a fully equipped gym, pool and sauna.

This increased capacity has resulted in a number of exciting new career opportunities across the hotel operation!

We have a vacancy for a Receptionist (Full time – 40 hours per week)

Salary: £7.05 to £7.50 per hour.

Key responsibilities include:

  • To be familiar with the day`s business, including arrivals, departures, special requests, etc.
  • To have thorough understanding of all requirements when checking-in and/or checking-out a guest (confirm booking, length of stay, package etc).
  • To offer guest services such as wake up call, newspaper, assistance with luggage etc. upon check-in
  • Communicate hotel services to guests, i.e. opening and closing times and Food & Beverage outlets, advise what amenities are available e.g. bar, dinner, snacks, etc.
  • Handle all guest enquiries and complaints in a professional manner
  • Ensure all cash, charge, float and till procedures are carried out in accordance with Company policy.

What benefits will I receive while working for Jurys Inn Oxford?

  • Staff accommodation at reduced monthly rents starting as low as £192.00 per month including bills (subject to availability)
  • Relocation support from searching for accommodation to 0% loans for deposits
  • Free gym access
  • Free onsite parking
  • Well-Tailored Uniforms
  • Meals on duty
  • Monthly engagement activities
  • Training and Development opportunities through our `Grow` L&D Programme
  • Discounted accommodation rates for staff members and reduced rate for friends and family
  • Food Discount – 50% off total lunch or dinner bills when staying in one of our hotels
  • 28 days holiday entitlement including bank holidays, increasing with service to a maximum of 33 days
  • Pension Scheme- Contributory Group Personal Pension Plan
  • Life Assurance

 

For further information and to apply please click here.

Meetings and Events Porter at Jurys Inn Oxford

Jurys Inns Group Ltd is one of the fastest-growing hotel groups in Europe, with 37 property locations in the UK, Ireland and Europe with more to come…

Following a fantastic £13 million investment, our Oxford Hotel and Conference Venue has not only transformed the overall product, but has also increased its bedroom and meeting space capacity to become the premium meeting and event venue outside of London. The property now boasts 240 bedrooms, 22 meeting and event rooms, Marco Pierre White Steakhouse restaurant and bar, Costa Coffee bar and a fully equipped gym, pool and sauna.

This increased capacity has resulted in a number of exciting new career opportunities across the hotel operation.

We have a vacancy for a Reception Supervisor

Salary: £8.62 per hour

Key responsibilities include:

– Oversee the day`s business, including arrivals, departures, special requests, etc.

– Ensure the team present an excellent professional image and that all guests receive a warm welcome.

– Handle all guest enquiries and complaints in a professional manner.

– Ensure all cash, charge, float and till procedures are carried out in accordance with Company policy.

– Assist the front office manager to make sure the department operates in an organized and professional way.

– Motivate and encourage the front office team to maximize sales through effective up-selling.

Shift patterns: Early shift: 6.45am to 3.15pm/ Late shift: 2.30pm to 11.00 pm

What benefits will I receive while working for Jurys Inn Oxford?

  • Staff accommodation at reduced monthly rents starting as low as £192per month including bills (subject to availability)
  • Free gym access
  • Free onsite parking
  • Well-Tailored Uniforms
  • Meals on duty
  • Monthly engagement activities
  • Training and Development opportunities through our `Grow` L&D Programme
  • Discounted accommodation rates for staff members and reduced rate for friends and family
  • Food Discount – 50% off total lunch or dinner bills when staying in one of our hotels
  • 28 days holiday entitlement including bank holidays, increasing with service to a maximum of 33 days
  • Pension Scheme- Contributory Group Personal Pension Plan
  • Life Assurance

 

For further information and to apply please click here.

Kitchen Porter at Jurys Inn Oxford

Jurys Inns Group Ltd is one of the fastest-growing hotel groups in Europe, with 37 property locations in the UK, Ireland and Europe with more to come…

Following a fantastic £13 million investment, our Oxford Hotel and Conference Venue has not only transformed the overall product, but has also increased its bedroom and meeting space capacity to become the premium meeting and event venue outside of London. The property now boasts 240 bedrooms, 22 meeting and event rooms, Marco Pierre White Steakhouse restaurant and bar, Costa Coffee bar and a fully equipped gym, pool and sauna.

This increased capacity has resulted in a number of exciting new career opportunities across the hotel operation.

We have a vacancy for a Kitchen Porter

Salary: £7.05 to £7.50 per hour

Key responsibilities include:

  • To clean all pots, pans and any other equipment as required and ensure they are stored correctly and neatly.
  • Ensure all crockery, cutlery and glassware are washed properly, dried and stored correctly and are available for outlets as required.
  • Maintenance of kitchen area, sweeping/mopping floors, steam clean or hose out bins as required and emptying bins when full etc.
  • To ensure excellent food hygiene practice is observed in the entire kitchen area.

What benefits will I receive while working for Jurys Inn Oxford?

  • Free gym access
  • Free onsite parking
  • Well-Tailored Uniforms
  • Meals on duty
  • Monthly engagement activities
  • Training and Development opportunities through our `Grow` L&D Programme
  • Discounted accommodation rates for staff members and reduced rate for friends and family
  • Food Discount – 50% off total lunch or dinner bills when staying in one of our hotels
  • 28 days holiday entitlement including bank holidays, increasing with service to a maximum of 33 days
  • Pension Scheme- Contributory Group Personal Pension Plan
  • Life Assurance

 

For further information and to apply please click here.

Bartender at Jurys Inn Oxford

Jurys Inns Group Ltd is one of the fastest-growing hotel groups in Europe, with 37 property locations in the UK, Ireland and Europe with more to come…

Following a fantastic £13 million investment, our Oxford Hotel and Conference Venue has not only transformed the overall product, but has also increased its bedroom and meeting space capacity to become the premium meeting and event venue outside of London. The property now boasts 240 bedrooms, 22 meeting and event rooms, Marco Pierre White Steakhouse restaurant and bar, Costa Coffee bar and a fully equipped gym, pool and sauna.

This increased capacity has resulted in a number of exciting new career opportunities across the hotel operation.

We have a vacancy for Bar Staff (Full-time – 40 hours per week)

Salary: £7.05 to £7.50 per hour plus gratuities

Key responsibilities include:

  • Serve food and beverages in the bar/ restaurant whilst adhering to Jurys Inn standards and delivering excellent customer service.
  • Prepare and serve a range of drinks, including cocktails, to guests, ensuring compliance with licensing laws at all times
  • To have a visible presence within the Bar and Restaurant to ensure that all customer requests and queries are responded to promptly and effectively and to keep all areas clean and tidy at all times
  • To deal with guest complaints in a friendly and efficient manner, ensuring guest satisfaction at all times

What benefits will I receive while working for Jurys Inn Oxford?

  • Staff accommodation at reduced monthly rents starting as low as £154.09 per month including bills (subject to availability)
  • Free gym access
  • Free onsite parking
  • Well-Tailored Uniforms
  • Meals on duty
  • Monthly engagement activities
  • Training and Development opportunities through our `Grow` L&D Programme
  • Discounted accommodation rates for staff members and reduced rate for friends and family
  • Food Discount – 50% off total lunch or dinner bills when staying in one of our hotels
  • 28 days holiday entitlement including bank holidays, increasing with service to a maximum of 33 days
  • Pension Scheme- Contributory Group Personal Pension Plan
  • Life Assurance

 

For further information and to apply please click here.

Food and Beverage Assistant (12 hours per week- Part Time) at Jurys Inn Oxford

Jurys Inns Group Ltd is one of the fastest-growing hotel groups in Europe, with 37 property locations in the UK, Ireland and Europe with more to come…

Following a fantastic £13 million investment, our Oxford Hotel and Conference Venue has not only transformed the overall product, but has also increased its bedroom and meeting space capacity to become the premium meeting and event venue outside of London. The property now boasts 240 bedrooms, 22 meeting and event rooms, Marco Pierre White Steakhouse restaurant and bar, Costa Coffee bar and a fully equipped gym, pool and sauna.

This increased capacity has resulted in a number of exciting new career opportunities across the hotel operation!

We have a vacancy for a Food and Beverage Colleague (Part- time – 12hours per week)

Salary: £7.05 to £7.50 per hour

Key responsibilities include:

  • To serve food and beverages in the hotel restaurant and bar whilst adhering to Jurys Inn standards and giving excellent customer service.
  • To have a visible presence within the outlet to ensure that all customer requests and queries are responded to promptly and effectively and to keep all areas clean and tidy at all times
  • To deal with guest complaints in a friendly and efficient manner, ensuring guest satisfaction at all times.

What benefits will I receive while working for Jurys Inn Oxford?

  • Staff accommodation at reduced monthly rents starting as low as £154.09 per month including bills (subject to availability)
  • Free gym access
  • Free onsite parking
  • Well-Tailored Uniforms
  • Meals on duty
  • Social Activities (Staff Summer/Winter event)
  • Monthly engagement activities
  • Employee of the month & Overall Employee of the Year
  • Discounted accommodation rates for staff members and reduced rate for friends and family
  • Food Discount – 50% off total lunch or dinner bills when staying in one of our hotels
  • 28 days holiday entitlement including bank holidays, increasing with service to a maximum of 33 days
  • Pension Scheme- Contributory Group Personal Pension Plan
  • Life Assurance
  • No split shift

 

For further information and to apply please click here.

Evening Cleaner/ Housekeeper at Jurys Inn Oxford

Jurys Inns Group Ltd is one of the fastest-growing hotel groups in Europe, with 37 property locations in the UK, Ireland and Europe with more to come…

Following a fantastic £13 million investment, our Oxford Hotel and Conference Venue has not only transformed the overall product, but has also increased its bedroom and meeting space capacity to become the premium meeting and event venue outside of London. The property now boasts 240 bedrooms, 22 meeting and event rooms, Marco Pierre White Steakhouse restaurant and bar, Costa Coffee bar and a fully equipped gym, pool and sauna.

This increased capacity has resulted in a number of exciting new career opportunities across the hotel operation!

Salary: £7.05 to £7.50 per hour

Key responsibilities include:

  • To greet all guests in a warm, friendly and courteous fashion and to maintain a professional manner at all times
  • To clean assigned bedrooms, bathrooms, corridors and/ or public areas of the hotel and bedroom items are replenished to correct standards
  • To report any defects found in the bedroom, corridors or public areas to the supervisor or manager
  • To deal with guests in a friendly and efficient manner, ensuring guest satisfaction at all times
  • Deal with guest requests and porterage
  • Assist with setting up meeting and event room

Shift times

  • 5pm until 11pm- 4 days per week- Monday to Sunday.
  • 3pm until 11pm- 3 days per week- Monday to Sunday.

What benefits will I receive while working for Jurys Inn Oxford?

  • Free gym access
  • Free onsite parking
  • Well-Tailored Uniforms
  • Meals on duty
  • Monthly engagement activities
  • Training and Development opportunities through our `Grow` L&D Programme
  • Discounted accommodation rates for staff members and reduced rate for friends and family
  • Food Discount – 50% off total lunch or dinner bills when staying in one of our hotels
  • 28 days holiday entitlement including bank holidays, increasing with service to a maximum of 33 days
  • Pension Scheme- Contributory Group Personal Pension Plan
  • Life Assurance

 

For further information and to apply please click here.

Food and Beverage Colleague (Casual – minimum of 100 hours per year) at Jurys Inn Oxford

Jurys Inns Group Ltd is one of the fastest-growing hotel groups in Europe, with 37 property locations in the UK, Ireland and Europe with more to come…

Following a fantastic £13 million investment, our Oxford Hotel and Conference Venue has not only transformed the overall product, but has also increased its bedroom and meeting space capacity to become the premium meeting and event venue outside of London. The property now boasts 240 bedrooms, 22 meeting and event rooms, Marco Pierre White Steakhouse restaurant and bar, Costa Coffee bar and a fully equipped gym, pool and sauna.

This increased capacity has resulted in a number of exciting new career opportunities across the hotel operation.

We have a vacancy for a Food and Beverage Colleague (Casual)

Salary: £7.05 to £7.50 per hour

Key responsibilities include:

  • To serve food and beverages in the hotel restaurant and bar whilst adhering to Jurys Inn standards and giving excellent customer service.
  • To have a visible presence within the outlet to ensure that all customer requests and queries are responded to promptly and effectively and to keep all areas clean and tidy at all times
  • To deal with guest complaints in a friendly and efficient manner, ensuring guest satisfaction at all times.

As a casual employee, you will be offered hours as and when available (a minimum of 100 per year) to assist during peak business times and covering holidays.

What benefits will I receive while working for Jurys Inn Oxford?

  • Free gym access
  • Free onsite parking
  • Meals on duty
  • Social Activities (Staff Summer/Winter event)
  • Training and Development opportunities through our `Grow` L&D Programme
  • Discounted accommodation rates for staff members and reduced rate for friends and family
  • Food Discount – 50% off total lunch or dinner bills when staying in one of our hotels
  • 28 days holiday entitlement including bank holidays, increasing with service to a maximum of 33 days
  • Pension Scheme- Contributory Group Personal Pension Plan
  • Life Assurance

 

For further information and to apply please click here.

Conference and Events Sales Coordinator at Saïd Business School

Job Description

Are you an innovative and self-motivated individual with a passion for sales and experience of working to targets? We are seeking an experienced Conference and Events Sales Coordinator to join Oxford Saïd.

You will be responsible for the development and coordination of conference and event business across the school’s two sites; Egrove Park, Kennington and Park End Street, Oxford. You will support the conference team with sourcing new business from a range of sectors. You will manage client relationships ensuring a high level of repeat business; this will involve conducting tours and planning sessions, overseeing events, coordinating support services for clients, and solving unexpected problems quickly. This is a very busy role and the office deals with approximately 8,500 bookings across both sites per year.

To be considered at shortlisting you will have sales experience, with the ability to demonstrate negotiation skills and commercial acumen. You will have a strong customer focus within a corporate environment and excellent oral and written communication skills, with effective persuasion and negotiation abilities. You should have an organised and structured approach to work with the ability to solve problems and stay calm under pressure.

Please note this is a fixed-term post for 1 year in the first instance

The closing date for applications is 12 noon on Monday 26 February 2018.

Grade 5: £24,983 – £29,799 with discretionary range to £32,548 p.a.

Please upload a CV and supporting statement as part of your application. View the job description and apply online. 

Commis Chef at Christ Church 

Job Description

An exciting opportunity for someone who has recently completed their apprenticeship or is an experienced junior chef to join the Kitchen brigade in one of Oxford’s largest and busiest colleges.  Flexibility to work shifts on weekdays and weekends is essential.

40 hours per week. £18,200 pa. One Year, Fixed Term.

Application form and full details available at: http://www.chch.ox.ac.uk/vacancies

or contact: Bridget Guiste, Steward’s Department

Email: bridget.guiste@chch.ox.ac.uk Telephone: 01865 286993

Casual Scouts at Christ Church 

Job Description

Cleaners required to join Housekeeping team. c.4 hour shifts, Monday to Friday. Flexibility to work extra hours during busy periods (including some weekends), to suit the needs of the college, including varying start/finish times, is essential. Would suit motivated, reliable individuals with high standard of cleaning. Possibility of permanent role. £8.75/hour plus holiday pay.

Previous applicants need not apply.

 We are also seeking a seasonal housekeeping person to ‘live-in’ (subject to tax and NI) from July to September to assist with room checks, housekeeping duties and out of hours assistance. £8.75/hour plus holiday pay.

Application form and full details available at: http://www.chch.ox.ac.uk/vacancies

or contact: Bridget Guiste, Steward’s Department

Email: bridget.guiste@chch.ox.ac.uk Telephone: 01865 286993

Seasonal Custodians (March to end of August) at Christ Church

Job Description

Friendly and confident people with excellent customer service skills required to join the team which supports Christ Church’s busy visitor business. Duties include staffing the gates and quads, issuing tickets and welcoming visitors (groups and individuals). Must be flexible and able to work a variety of shifts, including weekends. Up to 30 hours per week. Later start dates (April, May, June and July) are available. £8.75/hour plus holiday pay.

 Application form and full details available at: http://www.chch.ox.ac.uk/vacancies

or contact: Bridget Guiste, Steward’s Department

Email: bridget.guiste@chch.ox.ac.uk Telephone: 01865 286993

Receptionist – full time role at Macdonald Randolph Hotel

The Company

Macdonald Hotels are the largest privately owned Hotel Group in the UK, with 45 luxury hotels in both countryside and city locations around England and Scotland that are full of charm and individual character. What’s more, we are run by hoteliers who have a genuine passion for hospitality.

If you are prepared to go the extra mile in looking after our guests, then Macdonald Hotels represents the perfect opportunity as we are recruiting hardworking, dynamic individuals looking to gain experience and progress with their career in a well-known and award winning hotel Company.

The role: 5* Star Receptionist

Receptionists will report to the Reception Manager. You will be a confident and effective communicator, with immaculate presentation standards in all tasks and responsibilities that will include; check in and out; effective reservation & event enquiry handling; collating guest service feedback; giving, receiving and handover of information; accurate billing and posting of revenue; efficient and professional attention to guest & colleague enquiries.

Receptionist Requirements

Our expectation of you will be that you are able to work on your own using your initiative as well as contribute to the overall success of the team and the hotel. You must have the following:

Experience of Opera is preferred, however full training will be provided

Welcoming and professional approach to guests

Passion for exceeding guest expectation, first time, on time, every time

Immaculate presentation standards in all that you do

Excellent communication skills with high standards of literacy, numeracy and office based computer systems

This is a seven day per week operation and a degree of flexibility is required to cover early starts, late evening finishes and weekends.

Please note that there is NO live-in accommodation available with this position

The successful candidate will be joining a fun loving, hard working team who excel in delivering world class standards!

Application Details

Please see job description here

Please email your application to carlotta.pascual@macdonald-hotels.co.uk

BID Manager at Banbury BID

The Company

A Business Improvement District (BID) is being set up in Banbury town centre, with the aim of making Banbury a more vibrant and prosperous town where visitor numbers increase significantly and businesses flourish because of this. The BID is business-led and brings together a wide range of operators, from multiple retailers and independent shops to pubs, hotels and restaurants. The BID also involves partner organisations from the public sector.

The Role

Banbury is a town which is going places, with ambitious development proposals underway in what is already a charming town centre and an exciting opportunity has now arisen for a BID Manager to help drive forward this positive momentum.

The BID Board are seeking an exceptional candidate with significant and successful experience of working with businesses within a town centre environment, preferably within the context of a BID, Town Centre Partnership, Retail Management or similar.

The role will focus on delivering projects in the following five main project areas of 1. Better promoted 2. More vibrant 3. Better for Businesses 4. Better for visitors and 5. Working for BID levy-payers.

Salary: £35,000 to £45,000 per annum depending on experience.

Application Details

To apply for this post, please send your CV and a covering letter to chris@heartflood.co.uk by the deadline for applications, which is 5pm on Friday 19th January 2018. Interviews will take place on Monday 29th January 2018 and all applicants should be available on this date.

If you have any queries about this post, please email chris@heartflood.co.uk

Further information about the BID is available from www.banburybid.com

Estate Manger / Head Greenkeeper at Heythrop Park Resort

Set in 440 acres of stunning Oxfordshire countryside and part of Heythop Park Resort lays the 18-hole Bainbridge Championship Course.

 

Heythrop Park is offering an opportunity for a highly motivated and experienced Estate Manager/Head Greenkeeper to lead the team of greens staff and gardeners. Candidates need to be energetic and have a positive approach to changes to improve the golf course and deliver the best possible golf experience for the club’s members, guest and visitors.

 

In addition you will be responsible to maintain the estate to the required standard including all gardens, historic features, tree maintenance and waterways.

 

You will have all of the qualifications and skills stated below and at least 5 years’ experience in a Head Greenkeeper role at a resort.

 

  • NVQ Level 3 or equivalent in Sports Turf Maintenance
  • PA1, PA2 and PA 6 spraying certificates
  • CS30, CS31 chainsaw certificates

 

Main Responsibilities

  • Preparation and maintenance of the 18-hole golf course
  • Maintenance and upkeep of the estate
  • Carrying out effective turf maintenance according to weekly, monthly and annual maintenance programmes
  • Checking facilities, plant, buildings and equipment to ensure safe working practices and Health & Safety legislation compliance
  • Supervision and training staff to ensure standards of work are maintained and tasks completed
  • Carrying out annual staff appraisals

 

Required Qualities and Skills

  • Fully conversant with Health and Safety, Risk and COSHH assessments relating to golf course operation
  • A good working knowledge of irrigation and understanding of the system in place, including repair and maintenance
  • Ability to plan and execute small scale course improvement projects e.g. bunker reconstruction/renovation, tee reconstruction
  • Be able to prepare, present and working within the approved budgets
  • To maintain machinery to the highest standard and implement effective record keeping
  • Be able to manage, motivate and develop the team of Greenkeepers and Gardeners and demonstrate excellent communication skills in a predominantly hands on role
  • Must be prepared to work outside (in all weather), early starts and able to work weekends on a rota basis

 

Candidates with the suitable experience and qualification need to be able to demonstrate how they meet the required skill set.

 

The company will offer a competitive package commensurate with the position and the experience and skills of the successful candidate.

 

Applicants should submit a written application, including CV and details of current remuneration package by e-mail to Gundula Seifert at gseifert@heythroppark.co.uk

 

Closing date for this application is 20th November 2017.

Night Cleaner/ Porter (24 hours per week) – part time role at Jurys Inn Oxford

Jurys Inns Group Ltd is one of the fastest-growing hotel groups in Europe, with 37 property locations in the UK, Ireland and Europe with more to come…

Following a fantastic £13 million investment, our Oxford Hotel and Conference Venue has not only transformed the overall product, but has also increased its bedroom and meeting space capacity to become the premium meeting and event venue outside of London. The property now boasts 240 bedrooms, 22 meeting and event rooms, Marco Pierre White Steakhouse restaurant and bar, Costa Coffee bar and a fully equipped gym, pool and sauna.

This increased capacity has resulted in a number of exciting new career opportunities across the hotel operation!

We have a vacancy for a Night Porter (part time – 24 hours per week)

Salary: £7.05 – £7.50 per hour plus 15% night premium

Key responsibilities include:

  • Main duties will include cleaning public areas and back of house areas whilst maintaining our high standards.
  • Setting up conference facilities.
  • Have a visible presence within the hotel to ensure that all customer requests and queries are responded to promptly and effectively.
  • Deal with guest queries & complaints in a friendly and efficient manner, ensuring guest satisfaction at all times.
  • Conducting fire & floor walks to ensure guest security.
  • Working and co-operating with Night Manager and colleagues to enhance the guest experience at all times.
  • To assist in the smooth running of the Food & Beverage outlets during your shift.

Shift times: 10:45 pm to 7.15am

What benefits will I receive while working for Jurys Inn Oxford?

  • Staff accommodation at reduced monthly rents starting as low as £154.09 per month including bills (subject to availability)
  • Free gym access
  • Free onsite parking
  • Well-Tailored Uniforms
  • Meals on duty
  • Monthly engagement activities
  • Training and Development opportunities through our `Grow` L&D Programme
  • Discounted accommodation rates for staff members and reduced rate for friends and family
  • Food Discount – 50% off total lunch or dinner bills when staying in one of our hotels
  • 28 days holiday entitlement including bank holidays, increasing with service to a maximum of 33 days
  • Pension Scheme- Contributory Group Personal Pension Plan
  • Life Assurance

 

Please see job description here

Customer Service, Event Assistants & Supervisors – part time role at City Mazes

City Mazes UK is expanding again! We are looking for new staff to become part of Europe’s fastest growing escape game company in our Oxford branch.

We have vacancies available for Receptionists, Event Assistants and Supervisors at our amazing venue in the Ozone Leisure Park next to The Kassam Stadium.

We are looking for enthusiastic, bubbly characters with excellent customer service skills and experience of working in a busy customer facing environment.

Customers are extremely important to City Mazes and making sure they are welcomed and looked after throughout their experience is key to the success of our brand.

Individuals who have amazing people skills and are able to work as part of a fun and diverse team and ensure our customers receive the best possible experience will be rewarded with an exciting and varied working environment with the potential for expanding the role according to their skills.

If you haven’t heard of escape games before then here’s what happens; A team of up to 10 people are locked into one of our escape complexes and have to escape within an hour by solving puzzles and searching for clues. It’s amazing fun but also an extremely valuable team building exercise.

We have various part-time and some full time positions available. Availability at weekends is essential. Experience in some form of customer based environment or events is preferred.

If you think this could be you then we would like to hear from you on enquiries@citymazes.com or 0117 911 9878.

Interviews available immediately.

Job Type: Part-time

Salary: £7.50 to £13.00 /hour

Job Location:

  • Oxford, Oxfordshire

Required experience:

  • Customer Service: 1 year

Job Type: Part-time

Salary: £7.50 to £13.00 /hour 

Deputy General Manager at Hampton by Hilton Oxford

We are currently looking for a hands on, passionate and dedicated Deputy General Manager to join our small successful team at Hampton by Hilton Oxford.

Hampton by Hilton is the fastest growing Hilton focused service brand offering comfortable surroundings of high standard bedrooms and contemporary public areas with friendly service and little extras of free internet access and free hot breakfast to all our guests. Hampton by Hilton Oxford is a 103 bedroom hotel on the Kassam Stadium complex south of Oxford city centre. The hotel opened in December 2015. and it is the only Hilton family property in the area.

Hampton by Hilton Oxford Deputy General Manager is a hands on role, managing activities in operational departments: Front Desk, Food & Beverage, Nights and Maintenance with overseeing Housekeeping which is outsourced. You will be an experienced HoD and seasoned Duty Manager, familiar with the brand and ready for the next challenge.

The role offers a real opportunity to influence decisions about our product and service; improving food quality, developing merchandise and ensuring great guest service at all times. Also overseeing recruitment and driving training and development of our team of Guest Service Managers and team members, this is a true leadership role.

We offer a competitive salary and usual Hilton employee benefits. As the role is executive management level, there are ongoing development and training requirements and the right candidate will relish the opportunity to learn about revenue management, sales and finance aspects of the business.

Previous experience within Hilton family of brands and focused service is a distinct advantage, together with knowledge of OnQ system. All specific systems’ training is provided.

Please contact Tanja.Furby@hilton.com to apply

Food and Beverage Assistant – Part time at Jurys Inn Oxford

Jurys Inns Group Ltd is one of the fastest-growing hotel groups in Europe, with 37 property locations in the UK, Ireland and Europe with more to come…

Following a fantastic £13 million investment, our Oxford Hotel and Conference Venue has not only transformed the overall product, but has also increased its bedroom and meeting space capacity to become the premium meeting and event venue outside of London. The property now boasts 240 bedrooms, 22 meeting and event rooms, Marco Pierre White Steakhouse restaurant and bar, Costa Coffee bar and a fully equipped gym, pool and sauna.

This increased capacity has resulted in a number of exciting new career opportunities across the hotel operation!

We have a vacancy for a Cleaner (public areas) – 24 hours per week

Salary: £7.05 – £7.50 per hour

Key responsibilities include:

  • To clean corridors, toilets and public areas of the hotel
  • To report any defects found in to the supervisor or manager
  • To greet all guests in a warm, friendly and courteous fashion and to maintain a professional manner at all times

The working hours will normally be during the day between 7am and 5pm, Monday to Sunday although some evening work may also be available.

What benefits will I receive while working for Jurys Inn Oxford?

  • Free gym access
  • Free onsite parking
  • Well-Tailored Uniforms
  • Meals on duty
  • Monthly engagement activities
  • Training and Development opportunities through our `Grow` L&D Programme
  • Discounted accommodation rates for staff members and reduced rate for friends and family
  • Food Discount – 50% off total lunch or dinner bills when staying in one of our hotels
  • 28 days holiday entitlement including bank holidays, increasing with service to a maximum of 33 days
  • Pension Scheme- Contributory Group Personal Pension Plan
  • Life Assurance

For more information and to apply please click here

Cleaner – at Gorselands Hall

Cleaner required for busy, rural bed & breakfast. 2-5 mornings a week, 3-5 hours. A great opportunity for someone who likes to organise and make the job their own.

For further details please contact Lisa or James at Gorselands Hall  01993 882292 or e-mail gorselandshall@gmail.com

Waiting Staff – part time role at Jurys Inn Oxford

Jurys Inns Group Ltd is one of the fastest-growing hotel groups in Europe, with 37 property locations in the UK, Ireland and Europe with more to come…

Following a fantastic £13 million investment, our Oxford Hotel and Conference Venue has not only transformed the overall product, but has also increased its bedroom and meeting space capacity to become the premium meeting and event venue outside of London. The property now boasts 240 bedrooms, 22 meeting and event rooms, Marco Pierre White Steakhouse restaurant and bar, Costa Coffee bar and a fully equipped gym, pool and sauna.

This increased capacity has resulted in a number of exciting new career opportunities across the hotel operation!

We have a vacancy for a Waiter (Part time – 20 hours per week)

Salary: £8.00 per hour plus service charge

Key responsibilities include:

  • Main duties would be to serve food and beverages whilst adhering toservice standards and giving excellent customer service.
  • Have a visible presence to ensure that all customer requests and queries are responded to promptly and effectively.
  • Deal with guest complaints in a friendly and efficient manner, ensuring guest satisfaction at all times.
  • Working and co-operating with Supervisors and colleagues to enhance the guest experience at all times.
  • Ensure all cash, charge, float and till procedures are carried out in accordance with Company policy.
  • To assist in the smooth running of the restaurant and bar during your shift.

What benefits will I receive while working for Jurys Inn Oxford?

  • Staff accommodation at reduced monthly rents starting as low as £192 per month including bills (subject to availability)
  • Free gym access
  • Free onsite parking
  • Well-Tailored Uniforms
  • Meals on duty
  • Monthly engagement activities
  • Training and Development opportunities through our `Grow` L&D Programme
  • Discounted accommodation rates for staff members and reduced rate for friends and family
  • Food Discount – 50% off total lunch or dinner bills when staying in one of our hotels
  • 28 days holiday entitlement including bank holidays, increasing with service to a maximum of 33 days
  • Pension Scheme- Contributory Group Personal Pension Plan
  • Life Assurance

Please see job description here

Volunteers – at Modern Art Oxford

Modern Art Oxford are looking for warm, friendly and enthusiastic volunteers to help give visitors experiences they remember.

Gallery volunteers are responsible for welcoming visitors, discussing the exhibition with them, as well as looking after the artwork within the exhibition. In return volunteers will have the chance to work within a UK-renowned gallery, interact with innovative and inspirational contemporary art and learn from an experienced team. Positions require a four hour per week commitment – either a morning or an afternoon shift per week.

For more information and to apply please call 01865722733 or email volunteering@modernartoxford.org.uk.

Breakfast Chef – at Gorselands Hall

Breakfast chef required for busy, rural bed & breakfast. You will need to be friendly and flexible. 3-5 days per week, 7am-10am.

For further details please contact Lisa or James at Gorselands Hall  01993 882292 or e-mail gorselandshall@gmail.com

Customer Experience Performance Team Members – at New Theatre

Ahead of the new season of spectacular shows including Derren Brown, War Horse and MAMMA MIA! we are looking for smart, passionate individuals who want to be a part of making Oxford New Theatre magical! As part of the Customer Experience Team, you will be the first face that welcomes our audiences, working to a high standard of service and representing the Ambassador Theatre Group to all theatre guests. This role is on a casual basis and consists mainly of evening and weekend work. A minimum of 4 shows a week is required as availability and all successful applicants must be flexible in their ways of working and be able to work over the busy festive season of 2017.

To engage with our customers, providing a welcome that is genuine and inviting.

  • You should have a friendly and amenable persona and be a team player with a “can-do” attitude.
  • To be part of a fun, fast-paced arts environment where your contribution to improving sales and targets is a team approach whilst always ensuring a lasting customer experience.
  • To deliver exceptional standards of service to all theatre visitors and colleagues, promoting a warm welcome, and a service that goes above and beyond for every customer.
  • You will demonstrate strong communication skills, an ability to listen and understand the customer’s needs then act on them appropriately.

Using a trained knowledge of products and services you will show an ability to tailor offers to customers that will enhance their experience, making their night as special as opening night.

  • Demonstrate good attention to detail in all aspects of your work including presentation and preparation.
  • Commit to and attend shifts regularly, on time, dressed appropriately and ready to begin work.
  • As a custodian of this 1930’s venue, ensure the theatre is consistently presented to a high standard of cleanliness, tidiness and functionality.
  • Securely handling cash, taking the appropriate care and accuracy for transactions during sales periods.

We actively encourage new ideas and teamwork in order to promote our customer experience. You will be a key role in the customer’s journey, building their anticipation and excitement for their visit to the theatre.

  • You will show a flexibility in your approach to work across a number of roles and positions, whilst competently delivering quick and efficient sales in an often busy sales environment.
  • Have the confidence to interact and engage with all audiences within a constantly changing theatre programming.

We ensure that the live theatre experience is both enjoyable and safe.

  • To usher inside the auditorium, upholding and enforcing visiting company and health and safety policies, and carrying out strong and proactive sales.
  • To actively engage with and uphold theatre policies and procedures, including the sale of alcohol in line with our legal licensing agreement.

 

Please click here to apply

Customer Experience Performance Supervisor – at Oxford New Theatre

Ahead of the new season of spectacular shows including Derren Brown, War Horse and MAMMA MIA! we are looking for a smart, collaborative individual who wants to be a part of making Oxford New Theatre magical! As part of the Show Operations Team, you will lead team members to deliver supreme service, supervise a target driven atmosphere. and maintain and support all standards and strategies set out by the Customer Experience Management team. This role is on a casual basis and consists mainly of evening and weekend work. A minimum of 4 shows a week is required as availability and the successful candidate must be flexible in their ways of working and be able to work over the busy festive season of 2017.

As a Customer Experience Performance Supervisor, you will be a part of the Customer Experience Senior Team. Senior Team members will work alongside and support show Duty Managers and report directly into the Head of the Department and the Department Deputy.

  • To engage with our customers, providing a welcome that is genuine and inviting. You should have a friendly and amenable persona and be a team player with a “can-do” attitude.
  • To lead and prepare all retail areas and assist fellow Senior Team members with the reconciliation of ancillary sales.
  • To lead a fast-paced arts environment where your contribution to improving sales and targets is a team approach whilst always ensuring a lasting customer experience.
  • To deliver exceptional standards of service to all theatre visitors and colleagues, promoting a warm welcome, and a service that goes above and beyond for every customer.
  • You will demonstrate strong leadership skills, an ability to listen and understand the customers and team members needs then act on them appropriately.
  • Using a trained knowledge of products and services you will show an ability to tailor offers to customers that will enhance their experience, making their night as special as opening night.
  • To encourage and inspire team members in their day to day work, and their continuing development.
  • Demonstrate good attention to detail in all aspects of your work including presentation and preparation.
  • Commit to and attend shifts regularly, on time, dressed appropriately and ready to begin work.
  • As a custodian of this 1930’s venue, ensure the theatre is consistently presented to a high standard of cleanliness, tidiness and functionality.
  • Securely handling cash, taking the appropriate care and accuracy for reconciliation and banking.
  • Work with the Duty Managers, building security and venue control teams to ensure maximum safety for all theatre guests and personnel.
  • Actively encourage new ideas and teamwork in order to promote our customer experience. You will be a key role in the customers journey, building their anticipation and excitement for their visit to the theatre.
  • You will show a flexibility in your approach to work, have the confidence to interact and engage with all audiences and team members within a constantly changing theatre programme.
  • To actively engage with, and uphold, theatre policies and procedures; including the sale of alcohol in line with the venue legal licensing agreement.
  • Be attentive to change and support the vision and strategy of the Customer Experience Management Team and Business Plan for the venue.

 

Please click here to apply

Cycle Tour Guide – at Bainton Bikes

Bainton Bikes are looking for fun, charismatic and knowledgeable people to join their team of cycle tour guides.

Their Official Oxford Cycle tour runs Saturday and Sunday at 11am and lasts between 2 to 3 hours. They try and limit numbers to 10 so people can get the most out of the tour but occasionally with families they may increase numbers. This is the main element of their tour guides job.

They also operate custom tours for large groups 10-80 people, all day tours (including punting) stag and hen do’s, and the occasional long distance cycle tour.

Tour guides are scheduled each month but they also can get last minute requests. A shared schedule is available for all guides with real time booking information. It is perfectly acceptable to do no tours in any given month or even all of them but we have no guaranteed hours.

Some basic bike maintenance knowledge would be beneficial but not essential.

Pay is calculated at £10 per hour

Application Details

No need to send a CV but please include a covering letter explaining why you would like to join their team.

For more information please contact

Kevin Moreland

Telephone: 01865 311610

Email: info@baintonbikes.com