Night Porter / Auditor

Elite Hotels
Wych Cross
03 Oct 2017
02 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Ashdown Park Hotel, East Sussex, are recruiting for a customer focused Night Porter to join their busy Night Team. Ashdown Park Hotel and Country Club is a stunning grade two listed country house set in 186 acres of beautiful grounds on the edge of the Ashdown Forest. An award winning 4 red star Hotel, fine dining two rosette Anderida Restaurant and fully equipped Country Club and Spa, we offer our guests a complete experience. When you join us: As Night Porter you will have a wide range of responsibilities, such as:
  • Welcoming late arriving guests and escorting them to their rooms
  • Assisting guests with luggage
  • Providing advice on hotel facilities as well as local places of interest
  • Valet parking cars
  • Preparing snacks and serving food and drinks
Please note this is a night time role working 11.00 pm - 7.30 am, 5 nights over 7, 40 hours per week, including weekends. There is the possibility of accommodation for the right candidate. What we need from you:
  • Possess a welcoming personality to make Ashdown Park Hotel an experience to remember.
  • Have excellent English language skills, verbal and written.
  • Adaptable and able to prioritise quickly in a dynamic environment.
  • Good with numbers.
  • Be physically fit as some heavy lifting is required.
  • You will have already gained experience within the hospitality or customer service industry.
  • Clean, valid UK driving licence preferred. If you have this, please ensure you indicate this on your application.
And in return: As an Investors In People accredited employer, Elite Hotels offer a wide range of benefits to our employees to ensuring they are happy and well rewarded. Along with excellent training, development and progression opportunities some of the other benefits successful candidates would enjoy include:
  • The opportunity to work in one of the country's foremost heritage hotels.
  • You will be working in one of the AA's Top 200 4 Star Hotels in the UK and Ireland and proud members of Small Luxury Hotels of the World.
  • You will earn a share in the Company Gratuities scheme which is performance driven by you and your colleagues.
  • At Elite Hotels, we offer fantastic Company discounts and reduced rates for employees and family members across all four of our stunning hotels in beautiful locations.
  • Free use of Leisure facilities.
  • Our reward and recognition scheme (GEM's - see more information on our careers website) has been highly praised during our Investors in People accreditation.
  • Company personal contributory pension scheme.
  • We have an Employee Assistance programme managed by Hospitality Action to help you navigate through life's difficulties.
  • We operate a childcare voucher scheme offering tax and NI relief when paying a registered childcare provider.
  • Complimentary meals on duty.
  • Quality uniforms provided and dry cleaned.
  • Free car parking.

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