Jobs available at the BEST WESTERN Sysonby Knoll Hotel in Melton Mowbray

These are the latest jobs available at Sysonby Knoll.  New employment positions are listed as they become available.

Hours for the positions below can often be combined or or split to suit individual candidates.


Duty Manager - full time (updated 28/11/2017)

A position has become available as a duty manager. This is a front of house position that requires someone with previous hotel/restaurant experience who is ready and keen to progress to a management level, currently in a junior management role or returning to the industry.

This is a hands on management position and you will  be responsible for the smooth running of the shift to include both the hotel and restaurant. The role is diverse and as well as the 'hands on side' in bar and restaurant you will be required to become familiar with the hotel booking systems. A proportion of your time will be spent communicating with guests and responding to enquiries and a good level of verbal and written English  is therefore essential.

We require an individual who is reliable, has a positive attitude, works well in a team and is happy to go the extra mile to ensure that guest care and comfort is paramount.

This is a full time permanent position. Rotas are set in advance and will include early and late shifts, weekend work will generally be on an alternate weekend basis subject to demands of the business. Occasional overnight cover will be expected once trained. Accommodation for this position may be available if required.

Senior Waiter/ess (updated 28/11/2017) - approx 20+ hrs p/w

To work in the restaurant. Shifts to include some weekday evenings and as a minimum alternate weekends. Weekend to include Saturday evening and Sunday lunch. For full hours available please contact us. Experience for this position is preferable.

Weekend Breakfast Cook (added 28/11/17) **POSSIBLY COMBINED WITH KITCHEN ASSISTANT BELOW**

To cook full English breakfast to a high standard for hotel residents.

Hours -  alternate or every weekend Saturday and Sunday 7.30am to 11am.

Possibility of extending Sunday hours to helping in the kitchen over Sunday lunch until 3pm.

Experience of kitchen work is preferred but full training will be given to an enthusiastic and capable person.

Kitchen Assistant (added 28/11/17)  **POSSIBLY COMBINED WITH BREAKFAST COOK ABOVE**

Evening kitchen assistant work-  Work to include helping Chef as required, preparation of starters and general cleaning. Hours 6pm to 10pm minimum 2 evenings per week plus alternate weekend evenings, exact number of shifts and pattern to be confirmed.

Experience is preferred for this position, but again full training will be given.

These last two positions are available separately or can be combined. Please detail on any application what number of hours you are available for and at what times of the week.