A career in hospitality is hard work but it is also one of the most rewarding – a vibrant, fast-paced environment where every day is different and brings its own challenges and rewards.

Peckforton Castle truly is an enchanting place to work, an award winning and breathtaking and very unique venue. Our service philosophy is paramount in all that we do and subsequently in all the roles within the Castle. As a result we look to employ exceptional individuals who share the same passion for customer service as we do.

Please find our current vacancies listed below:

Now Recruiting:

Receptionist – £16,500 PA

Peckforton Castle, an enchanting Hotel in the heart of Cheshire, has a fantastic opportunity for a bright and enthusiastic Receptionist to join our team. Reporting to the Reception Manager your main duties & responsibilities will be:

  • To assist the Reception Manager in the smooth operation of all areas of the Reception department.
  • To liaise between the guest and hotel teams to ensure complete guest satisfaction, identifying and responding to any guest requests, efficiently and effectively.
  • Responsible for switchboard operation and transferring phone calls to correct extension or taking accurate messages
  • Responsible for the making of reservations for guests over phone, in writing, or walk ins
  • Collecting, posting, and balancing payments to the Rezlynx system
  • Accounting for all activity (transactions & postings) for entire shift.
  • Informing guests of amenities available as well as pertinent hotel information at all times.
  • Oversee the cashing up of the Reception till.
  • To communicate & liaise with all departments on a daily basis as and when required.
  • The ideal candidate should have:
  • Good experience working in a busy Reception environment
  • Good communication and organisational skills
  • Commitment to delivering excellent customer care
  • A get up and go attitude

We recognise that Peckforton Castle is unique and has a magical and wonderful tradition and we commit to preserve the best of this, fused with new ideas and touches to make our customers and guests' stay a richer experience. Peckforton Castle offers an inspired and unique experience, evoking the best of each experience through flair, sheer professionalism and space to breathe and think.
If you haven't heard from us within 14 days please consider your application to have been unsuccessful.
This is a full time position working 40 hours per week over 5 days.

Job Type: Full-time

Required licence or certification:

  • Drivers licence essential due to location of the business

Housekeeper/Room Attendant - £6.90 per hour

Peckforton Castle, an enchanting hotel in the heart of Cheshire are looking for Housekeepers to clean our guest rooms.
Hours of work are 9am till 3pm. Full and part time hours are available.
Salary: £6.90 /hour

Salary: £6.90 /hour

Required licence or certification:

  • Drivers licence essential due to location of business

Pastry Commis Chef – Salary negotiable depending on experience

The role of the pastry Commis Chef is to:

  • Complete preparation of produce as instructed
  • Adhere to the kitchen cleaning schedule
  • Accept deliveries and rotate stock
  • Have knowledge of the full menu

We are looking for someone who is:

  • Organised
  • Has good craft skills
  • Motivated
  • Good communication skills
  • Good team player
  • Calm under pressure

In return we offer up to 28 holiday days a year (inclusive of bank holidays), company benefit scheme, full uniform and career progression.

If you would like to apply for this position, please forward your CV to our HR Manager Emmeline Coppock, in order to be considered.

To enquire further please contact:

Emmeline Coppock: HR Manager
Tel: 01829 260 930