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:

Banqueting and Bar Staff - £6.50 per hour

Previous waiting experience and bar work is essential. Own transport is preferred due to location of work. Duties will include serving food and drink, clearing and resetting tables, keeping the work area clean and tidy and other associated tasks as required. The hours of work vary. Shift work. To apply please send a CV via email to for the attention of Lauren Johnson.

Receptionist - Full Time £14,000 PA

A fantastic opportunity for a bright and enthusiastic Receptionist to join their 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.
  • Rsponsible 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


Please email your CV to for the attention of Daniel Naylor.

Breakfast Restaurant Staff  - £6.50 per hour

Evening Restaurant Staff - £6.70 per hour

Duties will include serving food and drink, clearing and resetting tables, keeping the work area clean and tidy and other associated tasks as required.

Education/Qualifications/Training - Essential: GCSE's
                                                       Desirable: Any hospitality qualifications, Driving licence, basic food hygiene.

Skills & Knowledge - Essential: Basic food & Drink Knowledge

Experience - Desirable: Previous experience in similar hotel, previous experience in 2 or 3 Rosette Restaurant

Appearance & Disposition - Essential: Well Presented, calm under pressure, work as part of a team
                                           Desirable: Ambition to progress

Personality & General Intelligence: Essential: Friendly, chatty, outgoing
                                                       Desirable: Able to use initiative, ability to learn

Physical Requirements & Special Circumstances - Essential: Flexible working hours (late nights/early morning)


To apply for this job please send your CV to Lauren Johnson via email to 

To enquire further please contact:

Daniel Naylor: Operations and Human Resources Manager
Tel: 01829 260 930