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Whilst we have a relatively small core team we recruit regularly for seasonal staff for our housekeeping team and for The Hayloft Cafe & Bar. If you would be interested in seasonal work then please send your CV to office@thepennestate.co.uk

Current full time job vacancies include:

At Pennsylvania Castle Estate on Portland we are looking to appoint a Deputy Housekeeper within our Housekeeping team.
The Estate includes the Castle, The Hayloft Café & Bar and an assortment of neighbouring holiday accommodation including Cove Holiday Park. Our business is focussed on providing all our guests a luxury experience which includes ensuring all accommodation is immaculately presented at all times so as to maintain our 5 Star rating.

The successful applicant will have experience in the upkeep of a luxury property, be well presented with an eye for detail and good time management. You will assist in the preparation of functions, weddings and events and carry out regular housekeeping duties within the wide range of accommodation and properties on the estate.

We also need you to have previous experience working with computers, be comfortable using Outlook and Office, and learning new online systems. The type of work across our estate is varied so the ability to work confidently on your own or as part of a team is essential as well as a full clean driving licence.

You will join a small hard working team that understands the world of hospitality requires flexibility. Your working week will include weekends and bank holidays during the summer season.

We offer a great working environment because we know work needs to be enjoyable. The main summer season is very intense so we encourage staff to take longer holidays during the winter.

Please apply if you are looking for a big challenge within a fun and hard working environment.

Send your CV and a covering letter to office@thepennestate.co.uk

At Pennsylvania Castle Estate on Portland we looking to appoint a new Rental and Events Manager to drive the wedding and events side of our business. Within the Estate we have the Castle, a new luxury accommodation development called Clifftops, The Hayloft Café & Bar just next door and an assortment of neighbouring holiday accommodation. Our business is focussed on providing all our guests a luxury experience which includes bespoke guest services and the coordination of local activities and experiences.

The successful candidate will manage all rentals and events at the Castle along with adhoc events throughout the Estate.

We need you to have previous events experience and be keen to develop and grow our existing events business. As part of the management team you will manage your own event staff and commercials, and will be expected to be able to put together event proposals and quotes for high end clients and corporate enquiries.

You will join a small hard working team that understands the world of hospitality requires flexibility. You will be required as an out of hours contact for Castle guests. The team are very committed and everyone is happy to help each other.

This is an exciting position for the right person so we are expecting an exceptional candidate with vision and commitment. On site accommodation may be available for the right person and they will be rewarded well, based on proven experience.

We offer a great working environment because we know work needs to be enjoyable. The main summer season is very intense so we encourage staff to take longer holidays during the winter.

Please do apply if you are looking for a big challenge, a fun and hard working environment, and an opportunity to deliver new ideas and aspirations.

Send your CV and a covering letter to Jo@thepenn.co.uk