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:
The role of the Housekeeping Public area attendant is to ensure all public areas are cleaned and maintained to the highest of standards. Providing a clean and comfortable environment for all guests. Ensuring a polite and professional approach is used at all times.
Duties include planning, preparing and cooking food and banqueting work. You will be cooking within a 1851 kitchen you will be working as part of a busy team in our main kitchen so must be used to working under pressure in a busy and demanding role. Uniform provided. Own transport required. No live in available.
Duties include planning, preparing and cooking food and banqueting work. You will be cooking within the 1851 kitchen and you will be working as part of a busy team in our main kitchen so must be used to working under pressure in a busy and demanding role. Uniform provided. Own transport required. No live in available. This is a supervisory position.
Essential - Experience in a 3 rosette restaurant minimum of 1 year, NVQ level 3 Pastry, Intermediate food hygiene
Desirable - High Level of craft skills
Skills and Knowledge
Essential - Clear communicator, Excellent Pastry craft skills, Ability to work well under pressure, ability to delegate
Desirable - Good Listener / communicator, ability to adapt, natural leader
Essential - Minimum of 1 year experience as a pastry chef
Desirable - Proven Quality background
Appearance and Disposition
Essential - Smart, Clean and tidy
Personality and General Intelligence
Essential - Calm, Intelligent, outgoing, helpful, 'Can do' attitude
Essential - Flexible Hours, Driving Licence