OX Seven: Live in Couple
Between the two of you, one will be a seasoned chef and enjoy the buzz of a busy breakfast and lunch for the guests. You will order, prep and oversee the smooth operation of the property to ensure all guests are fed and watered, ready for a busy day of walking around the local countryside. Being a Live in Couple you’ll treat the property as your own and push it to be the place of choice when staying in the area.
The other half of the team with be front of house and customer focused. You will be hands on and be the face of the property, showing them warm hospitality, giving recommendations, a warm welcome back and providing them with a comfortable and memorable stay. You’ll need bags of charm and charisma and the ability to adapt yourself to whoever you may be speaking with.
After a recent redirection of the business, and a beautiful luxury refurbishment, the property has bounds of potential to achieve 100% occupancy all year round and is a perfect opportunity for an experienced hospitality couple to come in and drive it forward.
You’ll have a wider team working alongside you, which is made up of housekeeping and food and beverage staff - since this is a busy operation within the Cotswolds busiest village, you’ll all need to be as hands on as possible.
You will have experience within public property management already, so understand the back of house operations, P&L, rotas, ordering etc.
What the Live In Couple will need:
One-part experience in a front of house role with a natural flair for the industry
One-part confident breakfast and lunch chef
Hospitable, excellent communication and confident
Highly organised with a keen eye for detail – you’ll be taking full accountability for the property, so will be proud and particular with its service
A good level of spoken English
Happy to work weekends (it’s hospitality after all)
Local knowledge would be a huge benefit
Salary £40,000 - £50,000
Accommodation included (must sleep in 5 out of 7 nights)
Discount at sister properties
The usual corporate benefits including pension and holiday pay
To discuss the Live In Couple role further, please apply for this role and we will call you back at our earliest convenience. We are an equal opportunities employer and do not discriminate against protected characteristics. Every application is valued, and we will let you know the outcome of your application (positive or negative) via phone or e-mail. If you would like clarity on any decisions, we are more than happy to provide feedback on your application.