Join the Team at Prested

Prested Hall is an award-winning wedding and conference venue which operates as a small quality country hotel, set in extensive grounds, with its own large health club and Elemis Spa next door.

We currently have the following job vacancies in Essex . . .

Full-time receptionist

 

We are currently recruiting for a full-time receptionist to join our front of house team.

The position is customer focused, so the ideal candidate must have fantastic customer service skills, be welcoming and friendly, efficient and organised and be capable of creating a great first impression for guests, going the extra mile where necessary.

 

The receptionist duties will include dealing with inquiries and bookings via phone, email and third party sites so knowledge of basic programmes including Word, Excel and Outlook is a must.  You will be responsible for making reservations for accommodation, restaurant and events, dealing with cash and card payments and reconciling daily business.  You will answer the phone promptly and be able to transfer calls to relevant departments.  You will also liaise closely with the housekeeping team with regards to the status of rooms and arranging special requests.

 

This position will require you to work both early and late shifts on a rota.  Weekend shifts are also included.

 

Due to our location and hours of work, it is essential that you have your own transport.  There is no live-in accommodation available for this position.

For further information and to show your interest in the position, please email a copy of your covering letter and CV to info@prested.com

We regret that we are only able to respond to shortlisted candidates.

 

Full time General Builder/Carpenter

 

We are currently recruiting for an experienced general builder and carpenter to join our in-house maintenance team.

The ideal applicant will have previous experience dealing with a wide variety of building and general maintenance issues and help to maintain the various buildings and services onsite.  You will enjoy working as part of a team, but also be able to work independently, use your own initiative and have high standards of workmanship.

Having your own tools and transport is beneficial.  Some weekend work will be required.

 

For further information and to show your interest in the position, please email a copy of your covering letter and CV to info@prested.com

We regret that we can only respond to shortlisted candidates.

 

Restaurant assistant

 

Prested Hall Health Club is currently recruiting for a lunchtime and weekend assistant to help with service in our Club bistro.

The Health Club operates a busy food and beverage operation, so previous experience in this area is beneficial.

The successful applicant will be responsible for taking orders, service and cleanliness within the Bistro.

To show your interest in this vacancy or for further details, please email a copy of your covering letter and c.v. to theclub@prested.com

We regret that we can only respond to shortlisted candidates.

 

Part time Gym Instructor

 

The is currently looking for a part time gym instructor to join their team.

Prested Hall has a 40+ station gym, aerobics studio, swimming pool, steam room and spa as well as lawn, Real and Padel tennis.
We are looking for an enthusiastic, responsible level 3 gym instructor ideally with first aid and pool plant room qualifications.
Applicants must have own transport due to location and be able to work evenings and some weekends.
To show interest in this vacancy or for more details, Please email a copy of your covering letter and CV to theclub@prested.com.

 

Full time Sous Chef

 

We are looking for an experienced sous chef to work alongside our head chef in a friendly small kitchen where your contribution will be appreciated. You will be in charge when our head chef has his days off, with a kitchen porter to help. Our menu is small but varied and we use all fresh food, as much as possible from our organic vegetable garden.

This is a full-time position and does include most evenings until 9.30pm though no Saturday evenings.

You will need a car because of our rural position just off the A12 near Kelvedon.

We offer all our staff free use of our health club facilities and have a friendly staff group, many of whom have been working at Prested for many years. Please take a look at our website www.prested.co.uk and send us an email with a covering note and your cv to info@prested.com.

We regret we can only reply to shortlisted candidates.

 

Part-time housekeeper

 

Part-time housekeeper wanted, flexible hours depending on the demands of the business. Majority of the hours will be weekend based.  If you are interested in this role please email your CV to info@prested.com We regret that we are only able to respond to shortlisted candidates.

 

Part-time kitchen porter

 

Part-time kitchen porter wanted, flexible hours depending on the demands of the business. Majority of the hours will be weekend based.  If you are interested in this role please email your CV to info@prested.com We regret that we are only able to respond to shortlisted candidates.

 

Casual bar & waiter/waitressing staff

 

8 – 32 hours per week – for our weddings, functions and hotel dining room, experience preferred. Please note that you must be over 18 as the role may involve the serving of alcohol.

To apply: please send your CV to info@prested.com
We regret that we are only able to respond to shortlisted candidates.

 

 

If we do not have a position in your field but you would like us to keep your CV on file should a future vacancy arise, please email your CV with a note confirming you are happy for us to retain your details to employment@prested.com.

Thank you for your interest in working at Prested.