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The Queensberry Hotel has the following vacancies:


Hotel Receptionist

The Queensberry Hotel, Bath’s renowned boutique hotel is looking for an enthusiastic individual.

Join our successful team:

  • AA 4 stars
  • Michelin Star and AA 3 rosettes restaurant
  • Good Hotel Guide Editor’s choice award 2018
  • Taste of the West Gold Award
  • Bristol, Bath and Somerset Tourism Gold Award

Your profile:

  • Hotel background and similar experience would be a real advantage but not essential.
  • A passion for providing excellent levels of guest service and enjoy working in a busy environment.
  • High level of spoken and written English
  • Immaculate personal presentation
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Good local knowledge of Bath is desirable
  • Please note that a full valid driving licence is ESSENTIAL for this role. Valet parking guest cars is a daily and frequent part of this role.

Receptionists work on a flexible 8 hour shift basis including evenings, weekends and bank holidays. Earliest start 7am, latest finish 11pm. This is a physically demanding job where you will be standing for a large part of the day and some lifting is involved when moving guest’s luggage.

This role includes:

  • Welcoming guests to the hotel
  • Checking guests in and out.
  • Taking reservations for the hotel and restaurant.
  • Some administration.
  • Maintaining the public areas of the hotel.
  • Working with the porters to assist guests with their luggage and valet parking cars.
  • Assist restaurant team with bar service and room service occasionally.

Benefits include (subject to conditions):

  • Free Uniform
  • Free Meals on duty
  • Discounted taxis
  • Free and discounted meals at The Olive Tree Restaurant
  • Free overnight stays at the hotel (every 6 months)
  • Career development with various training opportunities
  • Pension scheme

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: £19,000.00 /year

Apply with CV by sending an email to Magaly Etter: magalye@thequeensberry.co.uk


Senior Sous Chef 

The Olive Tree Restaurant at The Queensberry Hotel is looking for an ambitious chef to join our dedicated kitchen team.

Join the award winning team:

  • Only Michelin star restaurant in Bath
  • 3AA rosettes
  • Work with Chris Cleghorn, trained with Heston Blumenthal (Fat Duck at Bray), Michael Caines (Gidleigh Park) and Adam Simmonds (Danesfield House) James Sommerin( crown at whitebrook)

Details of Olive Tree Restaurant:

  • Dinner 6.30-9pm (Tuesday to Sunday)
  • Lunch 12.30-1.30pm (Friday to Sunday )
  • Closed Mondays (only breakfast and room service )
  • Close 4 weeks of the year ( 1 week January,1 week April, 1 week august,1 week November) breakfast and room service still covered 7 days a week whilst closed.
  • 1 breakfast shift a week ( 6.45am- 3pm )
  • 2 days off
  • Offer a 5 or 7 tasting, al a carte, lunch menu on weekends only
  • No afternoon tea served

Standard Benefits include (subject to terms and restrictions):

  • Uniform provided
  • Free Meals on duty
  • Discounted taxis
  • Free and discounted meals at The Olive Tree Restaurant
  • Free overnight stays at the hotel
  • Career Progression within an ambitious privately owned company. With various training opportunities.

If you have the following we would like to hear from you:

  • Previous Sous chef experience with a Michelin star restaurant
  • Proven ability to lead and manage a team of chefs
  • Creative approach to your work with exceptional attention to detail.
  • Confidence in serving guests to help create an unforgettable experience.
  • Experience in overseeing health and safety compliance.
  • Calm and professional work ethic.

Accommodation could be provided for a temporary period, subject to availability.

We offer a competitive salary of £32,000 p/a inclusive of gratuities.

Please send in your CV by post or email Head Chef Chris Cleghorn on chrisc@thequeensberry.co.uk


Junior Sous Chef

The Olive Tree Restaurant at The Queensberry Hotel is looking for an ambitious Junior Sous Chef to join our dedicated kitchen team.

Join the award winning team:

  • Only Michelin star restaurant in Bath
  • 3AA rosettes
  • Work with Chris Cleghorn, trained with Heston Blumenthal (Fat Duck at Bray), Michael Caines (Gidleigh Park) and Adam Simmonds (Danesfield House)
  • Career progression opportunities, would also suit a Senior Chef de Partie to be trained up to a Junior Sous level

Benefits include (subject to terms and restrictions):

  • Uniform provided
  • Free Meals on duty
  • Discounted taxis
  • Free and discounted meals at The Olive Tree Restaurant
  • Free overnight stays at the hotel
  • Career development with various training opportunities

Your profile:

  • Relevant experience required
  • Eager to learn new cooking techniques
  • Ready to work most weekends, public holidays and most evenings

The rota system will mean that you will work five days out of seven each week. Including 1 breakfast shift (6.45- 3pm) and 4 x split shifts.(9-3/5-finish).

Accommodation might be provided, subject to availability.

The salary for this position is £26,000 p/a inclusive of gratuities.

Please send in your CV by post or email Head Chef Chris Cleghorn on chrisc@thequeensberry.co.uk


Chef de Partie

The Olive Tree Restaurant at The Queensberry Hotel is looking for a talented Chef de Partie to join our dedicated kitchen team.

This role will include working most weekends, public holidays and most evenings. The rota system will mean that you will work five days out of seven each week including split shifts covering breakfast, lunch and dinner.

  • Proven ability to run  and manage a sections MEP and other members of team on the section.
  • Creative approach to your work with exceptional attention to detail.
  • Confidence in serving guests to help create an unforgettable experience.
  • Calm and professional work ethic.

Benefits include (subject to terms and restrictions):

  • Uniform provided
  • Free Meals on duty
  • Discounted taxis
  • Free and discounted meals at The Olive Tree Restaurant
  • Free overnight stays at the hotel
  • Career development with various training opportunities

Salary Package of: £22,400 including gratuities

We do have staff accommodation available. More details on request.

Please send in your CV by post or email Head Chef Chris Cleghorn on chrisc@thequeensberry.co.uk


Kitchen Porter

The Olive Tree Restaurant is looking for a full or part time Kitchen Porter to join our kitchen team.

The role is based upon 5 days per week on a rota basis with 5 straight shifts. On an average of 40 hours per week.(£8.17 an hour)

This is a physically demanding job working in a high pressure and very busy environment. Ideally we are looking for someone with some experience although training will be given.

Responsibilities and Duties

  • Cleaning the kitchen
  • Operating the dishwasher
  • Basic food prep
  • Assisting the kitchen team in daily duties

Benefits include (subject to conditions):

  • Free Meals on duty
  • Discounted taxis
  • Free and discounted meals at The Olive Tree Restaurant
  • Free overnight stays at the hotel (every 6 months)
  • Career development with various training opportunities
  • Pension scheme

We do have staff accommodation available. More details on request.

Please send in your CV by post or email Head Chef Chris Cleghorn on chrisc@thequeensberry.co.uk


Head Waiter/ress

The Queensberry Hotel & Olive Tree Restaurant is looking for an enthusiastic individual to join our dedicated restaurant team as Head waiter/ress

Join our passionate team:

  • Michelin star in the 2018/2019 guide
  • Winner of Best Fine Dining Restaurant at Crumbs Awards 2017
  • 3AA rosettes since more than 4 years
  • AA Notable wine list award 2017-2018
  • Taste of the West Gold Award 2017-2018

Benefits include (subject to terms and restrictions):

  • Uniform provided
  • Free Meals on duty
  • Discounted taxis
  • Free and discounted meals at The Olive Tree Restaurant
  • Free overnight stays at the hotel
  • Career development with various training opportunities such as wine course and management training.

Your profile:

  • Experience of working in a restaurant environment
  • Very customer orientated
  • Immaculate personal presentation
  • Outstanding communication skills
  • Positive attitude
  • Ready to work most weekends, public holidays and most evenings.

All roles are mainly focused on working within The Olive Tree Restaurant during breakfast, lunch and dinner service 5 days per week. This is a physically demanding role working to a very high standard in a team of highly experienced individuals. Shifts are one day 7am-2pm and 4 days 4pm-close.

The main duties include:

  • Running a section in the Olive Tree Restaurant during service.
  • Using wine and food knowledge to enhance the guest experience
  • Supporting the restaurant and assistant manager in the day to day running of the restaurant.
  • Cleaning, re-stocking and preparing for service.
  • Training and developing junior staff ,inline with our standards.

Apply with CV by sending an email to Owen Farr, Restaurant Manager

owenf@thequeensberry.co.uk