Work for Us at Oakley Hall Hotel


Please click on one of the positions below which you would like to apply for.

Only candidates eligible to live and work in the UK need apply.

KITCHEN ASSISTANT
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Kitchen Assistants required for the busy Christmas period to help with day to day kitchen duties.

For further information please contact Justin Mundy on 01256 783350 or email chef@oakleyhall-park.com.

FRONT OFFICE MANAGER
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We are currently looking to recruit a proactive, highly motivated Front Office Manager. Reporting directly to the General Manager, this role involves on-shift management at the Hotel Reception Desk, dealing with a variety of enquiries from both the public and within the hotel.  The successful candidate must have previous experience of managing, motivating and developing a team whilst ensuring consistent high standards of customer service are met.  You will be working closely with the Sales Manager in helping to drive the business further by maximising sales revenues through up selling, working with 3rd websites and GDS channels.  Room management and revenue knowledge is essential.

Key Objectives

  • Responsible for reception, reservations and night team
  • Supervise the day to day Front office operations to a consistently high standard
  • Responsible for setting departmental objectives and work schedules
  • To give strong and effective management of the Front House Team
  • To develop and encourage high standards of customer service
  • To manage the Front of House sales facilities
  • Ensure Team members have up to date knowledge of hotel products, services, pricing and policies as well as a good knowledge of the local area
  • Maintain good communication and working relationships with all departments

The successful Front Office Manager must have at least 2/3 years supervisory or assistant level experience within a similar role.
The successful candidate must be eligible to work in the UK.
The position is full-time, 5 out of 7 days, including weekends.

If you feel you fit our criteria, please email your CV to Katja Kaltenbach: katja@oakleyhall-park.com

RESTAURANT SUPERVISOR
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Position Overview:
This is a full time permanent position. The ideal Breakfast Supervisor will provide the highest service levels to all of our guests and maintain our 4 star and 2 AA rosette standard. As a breakfast supervisor you will oversee the breakfast service and will work effectively at all times ensuring attention to detail and exceptional customer service. Your ‘can do’ attitude which you will use with guests and with your team members will be one of your biggest strengths.
This role is based within the bar, lounge and restaurant including room service duties as well. The shifts are generally straight shifts (not split) and consist of primarily early shifts. You will need to be available for work 5 days out of 7, and this will include weekends and bank holidays.

Attributes/Experience
You will need a good command of English (verbal and written), previous experience in a customer service role is desirable as is having exposure in a food and beverage environment. Due to service of alcohol you will need to be a minimum of 18 years old.
You will need to have excellent attention to detail and be ‘standards’ driven. You will be extremely well presented and able to cope well under pressure; this, like other food and beverage areas can have peaks and troughs.
Own transport is essential as we are in a rural location.

If you feel that you would like to join our team and that this role would suit your strengths, we would be delighted to hear
from you!
In line with the requirements of the asylum and immigration act of 1996, all applicants must be eligible to live and work in the UK at the time of applying
Please send your CV to linus@oakleyhall-park.com

FOOD & BEVERAGE ASSISTANT
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We are currently looking to recruit a Food & Beverage Assistant.

The successful candidate must be enthusiastic, dedicated and be able to demonstrate excellent customer service skills. You will be working throughout the various departments including the Restaurant, Bar, Conference and Events.

This position is full-time over 7 days including weekends, evenings & Bank Holidays.

To learn more about this exciting opportunity and Oakley Hall Hotel’s plans for the future please forward your CV. Due to the high volume of applicants only successful candidates will be contacted.

In line with the requirements of the Asylum and Immigration Act 1996, all applicants must be eligible to live and work in the UK. As part of the recruitment process, you will be asked to provide documented evidence of eligibility.

If you feel you fit our criteria, please contact Linus Käck for further information: linus@oakleyhall-park.com

WINE WAITER
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Position Overview:

This is a full time permanent position. The ideal Wine Waiter will provide the highest service levels to all of our guests and maintain our 4 star and 2 AA rosette standard. As a wine waiter you will have a solid knowledge about wine and be able to pair wine and food together as well as recommend wines to our guests. You will also be looking after the day to day managing of our wine cellar and liaise with the restaurant manager and food & beverage manager regarding any wine related subjects.
This role is based within the bar, lounge and restaurant team and the shifts are generally straight shifts. You will need to be available for work 5 days out of 7 to include weekends and bank holidays.

Attributes/Experience
You will need a good command of English (verbal and written), previous experience in a customer service role is needed as is having exposure in a food and beverage environment and a solid knowledge about wine. Due to service of alcohol you will need to be a minimum of 18 years old.
You will need to have excellent attention to detail and be ‘standards’ driven. You will be extremely well presented and able to cope well under pressure.
Own transport is essential as we are in a rural location.

If you feel that you would like to join us and that this role would suit your strengths, we would be delighted to hear from you!
In line with the requirements of the asylum and immigration act of 1996, all applicants must be eligible to live and work in the UK at the time of applying.
Please send your CV to linus@oakleyhall-park.com

RECEPTIONIST
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Oakley Hall  Hotel is located approximately 10 minutes out of Basingstoke Town Centre. We are currently recruiting for a receptionist who has the ability to provide a high consistent service to all guests using the hotels facilities.

The successful candidate will be confident and welcoming, with excellent communication skills and personal presentation. You will be comfortable with standard PC packages. Knowledge of computerised reservations systems such as Opera would be beneficial however not essential. Previous experience in a similar role within a full service hotel environment is essential or within a hospitality customer service environment would also be valuable. Above all, you will be an excellent team player and be able to demonstrate a true passion for service excellence.

Duties include:

  • Dealing with reservations by phone, e-mail, letter, fax or face to face
  • Checking guests in and out of the hotel, allocating rooms and handing out keys
  • Preparing bills and taking payments
  • Taking reservations for the Glasshouse Restaurant
  • Taking and passing messages to guests and dealing with any special requests (i.e. booking flowers, champagne, printing directions), answering questions about the hotel and surrounding area
  • Answering the telephone in an appropriate manor and transferring calls to the relevant departments
  • Mail handling as well as printing and posting brochures, stationary update and printing menus for functions
  • Ensuring the reception desk is kept tidy and well presented at all times
  • Delivering great customer service, being a reliable team player and well presented at all times

The position is full-time, 5 shifts over 7 days including weekends and bank holidays.
The successful candidate will have at least 2 years experience in the Hospitality Industry.

The successful candidate must be eligible to work in the UK.

If you feel you fit our criteria, please contact Rebekka Dennigan on rebekka@oakleyhall-park.com

FOOD & BEVERAGE CASUAL WORK
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You must be enthusiastic, dedicated and be able to demonstrate excellent customer service skills. You must also be flexible and comfortable working unsociable hours. You will be working throughout the various departments including the Restaurant, Bar, Conference and Events.

The successful candidate must be eligible to work in the UK.

The position is part-time over 7 days including weekends and Bank Holidays.

For further information please contact Manuel Araujo on manuel@oakleyhall-park.com.

CHEF DE PARTY – FULL TIME
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We are currently looking for a Chef de party. The successful applicant must have at least two years experience in a four star or above establishment with strong banqueting and fine dining experience. Providing the head chef and sous chef your full support you must be confident both working alone and as part of a small team.

Please forward your CV to Justin Mundy: chef@oakleyhall-park.com