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:

Senior Chef De Partie – Salary £19,500-20,500K per annum depending on experience

The role of the Senior CDP is to:

  • Develop and train junior members of the team
  • Manage food purchase and storage
  • Preparation and cooking of dishes to high quality standards
  • Maintain a safe and hygienic working environment

We are looking for someone who is:

  • A flair with ingredients
  • Ability to stay calm in a high pressure environment
  • Strong leadership skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • First rate culinary skills
  • Good team player
  • Organised
  • Motivated

Uniform provided. Own transport required due to location of the business. No live in available.

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

Spa Therapist 

We are looking for a qualified spa therapist to provide professional treatments to our clients. You will offer a full range of treatments to fulfill different client needs.


  • Deliver a variety of spa services (body treatments, massages, facials, waxing, manicure/pedicure) in a safe and comfortable manner
  • Maintain equipment and sample inventory of products
  • Keep a clean and stocked room
  • Acknowledge and respond to relevant customer queries, needs and expectations
  • Suggest and promote products or additional services
  • Uphold hygiene standards and follow health and safety regulations
  • Apply best practices and be up to date with market trends


  • Proven relevant working experience
  • Hands on experience in massage techniques ,manicures, pedicures and waxing
  • Experience in sales will be considered an asset
  • Excellent knowledge of English language
  • Communication and customer service skills
  • Positive attitude

Salary is £7 per hour, full and part time hours are available. Must be flexible with hours and able to work weekends. If you are interested in applying for this vacancy, please forward your CV to Emmeline Coppock,

Porter - £15,500 PA

Serving guests in a hospitable manner to ensure a positive guest experience during arrival and departure and to ensure the smooth and efficient running of the Hotel and Conference operation.


  • Pro-active and reliable.
  • Maintaining good personal standards of grooming, hygiene and presentation.
  • Have working knowledge of health and safety procedures.
  • Have working knowledge of COSSH.
  • Able to work alone and within a team.
  • Computer skills.
  • AV equipment skills.
  • Good level of English essential.
  • Strong Communication skills (verbal, listening, writing).
  • Self-starting personality with an even disposition.
  • Maintain a professional appearance and manner at all times.
  • Must be willing to “pitch-in” and help co-workers with their job duties and be a team player.
  • Ability to perform basic mathematical computations.
  • Knowledge of hotel operations, including security and safety programs, repairs, maintenance.
  • Knowledge of hotel layout.
  • Knowledge of hotel facilities.
  • Superior communication skills to provide information and associated services to hotel management and guests.
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective and pleasant working relationships with associates, customers and patrons.


  • To ensure all function areas are clean and tidy
  • To handle customer requests and complaints.
  • To handle the switchboard, answering telephone promptly, using correct greeting and telephone etiquette.
  • To set up conference rooms as per function sheet and company standards.
  • To ensure refreshments are served at times requested.
  • To ensure conference equipment is kept in good working order.
  • To ensure the cleanliness of conference areas, kitchen and store rooms.
  • Checking guests in and out.
  • To be in constant communication with reception via telephone or radio.
  • Assist in valet parking and ensure customer satisfaction at all times.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: £15,500.00 /year

Required licence or certification:

  • Driving licence required due to location of business

To enquire further please contact:

Emmeline Coppock: HR Co-ordinator
Tel: 01829 260 930