Join Our Team

Tewin Bury Farm is a happy and rewarding place to work and some of our staff have been with us for many years.  You will never be treated as a number and your hard work & dedication is recognised and rewarded.  With us you will receive all the benefits of working as part of a large organisation however we are still small enough to care for each individual.

We are a tightly knit, friendly team with a passion for high standards and professionalism.  We offer unique working opportunities in a friendly & supportive environment.  People are key to our success and we value our staff as we recognise the role that everyone of them plays within our distinctive property and the company as a whole.

Tewin Bury Farm is an equal opportunities employer and can offer family friendly working arrangements in many areas of the Hotel.  We recently won the East Herts overall Business of the Year and Inpsiring Herts Tourism Award; please see here for a list of further Accreditations.

If you would like to share our love of Tewin Bury Farm and you have the experience to join a very driven team then we would love to hear from you!

Tewin Bury Farm is currently recruiting to fill the following vacancies

 

Events & Duty Manager

We are recruiting for an Event/Duty Manager to join our Team on a full time basis.

Candidates should have previous experience in a similar role particularly with running weddings & events (with a minimum of 1 year in a 4 star property at supervisory/management level), be courteous and focused on providing a consistently high standard of customer service.

Responsibilities of a Duty Manager will include (but are not limited to):

  • Responsible for the smooth running of the Hotel and ensuring a high level of guest satisfaction
  • Represent the General Management Team in the absence of a Senior Manager
  • Responsible for all aspects of the Hotel and guest security practising due diligence and reporting lapses to the appropriate manager
  • Assist in Reception as and when necessary
  • Assist in the Restaurant at busy times to help the existing team
  • Host guests within the events and bar department
  • Manage the Events rota making sure we have enough staffs on any given shifts
  • Manage casual staffs
  • Update the system accordingly with the rota to make sure the shifts are accurately uploaded onto the system
  • Look after and manage Health & Safety and Fire Safety on site ensuring compliance with all regulations and that the correct procedures are followed

Due to our rural location it is recommended that candidates have their own transport.

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Gardener & Grounds Person

Gardener/Grounds person

We are currently recruiting for a Gardener/ Grounds person who would be responsible for the general maintenance of the hotel grounds and gardens approx. 5 acres.

The ideal candidate must self-motivated and able to work both independently and within a team; must be able to demonstrate an interest in horticultural together with horticultural skills and experience.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Carrying out numerous gardening duties requiring minimum supervision such as soil cultivation, digging, forking, watering, planting, lawn maintenance etc
  • Working with fertilisers, pesticides and other garden materials
  • Maintenance of equipment and making sure they are kept in a good working order; 
  • Working as part of the maintenance team, carry out any other reasonable requests as and when needed.
  • Reliable, trustworthy and enthusiastic;
  • Understanding of the importance of Health & Safety within the workplace.

 

Experience in a similar environment along with knowledge of grounds machinery and a JCB license will be a distinct advantage. 

If you are interested in this position, please send us an updated copy of your CV.

We offer a competitive salary, depending on experience plus Company's benefits.

Due to our rural location it is recommended that all candidates have access to their own transport.

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Maintenance Supervisor

Maintenance Supervisor

We are currently recruiting for a Maintenance Supervisor on a full time basis, to manage our maintenance team and ensure the upkeep of the hotel's bedrooms and general functions rooms.

Duties of Maintenance Supervisor will include:

  • Preparing a rota for the maintenance department to ensure that a member of the team is here each day.
  • To monitor costs of the department
  • To proactively ensure that any repairs, painting and other maintenance duties are carried out in a good and professional manner;
  • To dispose of all waste in accordance with company policies;
  • To ensure that any maintenance and other reasonable requests made by all departments are carried out as soon as it is reasonably possible;
  • To walk round premises daily and log in any minor or major jobs & report or take action accordingly;
  • To conduct fire tests and drills, panel checks, and monitoring of fire signs;
  • To assist guests with transportation, either on the premises or to locations off site as requested;
  • To organise and assist with car parking as required;
  • To maintain hygiene standards with fridge condensing units and air conditioning units;

The ideal candidate will have previous experience as a maintenance assistant or supervisor in a hotel, will have knowledge of grounds machinery (but full training will be provided as required) and a clean and full driving licence. They will be patience and have an eye for detail, be self-motivated and able to work both independently and within a team.

A JCB Licence will be a distinct advantage, as is experience of hand and power tools and of using grounds machinery.

Due to our rural location it is advisable that candidates have access to their own transport.

We offer a competitive salary, depending on experience plus Company's benefits.

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Maintenance Assistant

Maintenance Assistant

We are currently recruiting for a Maintenance Assistant on a full time basis, to ensure the upkeep of the hotel's bedrooms and general functions rooms.

Duties of Maintenance Assistant will include:

  • To proactively ensure that any repairs, painting and other maintenance duties are carried out in a good and professional manner;
  • To dispose of all waste in accordance with company policies;
  • To ensure that any maintenance and other reasonable requests made by all departments are carried out as soon as it is reasonably possible;
  • To walk round premises daily and log in any minor or major jobs & report or take action accordingly;
  • To conduct fire tests and drills, panel checks, and monitoring of fire signs;
  • To assist guests with transportation, either on the premises or to locations off site as requested;
  • To organise and assist with car parking as required;
  • To maintain hygiene standards with fridge condensing units and air conditioning units;

The ideal candidate will have practical experience & ability in range of maintenance tasks, will have knowledge of grounds machinery (but full training will be provided as required) and a clean and full driving licence. They will be patience and have an eye for detail, be self-motivated and able to work both independently and within a team.

A JCB Licence will be a distinct advantage, as is experience of hand and power tools and of using grounds machinery.

Due to our rural location it is advisable that candidates have access to their own transport.

We offer a competitive salary, depending on experience plus Company's benefits.

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Head Chef - The View

We are currently seeking to recruit a Head Chef to join our newest project - The View Bar & Kitchen located in Panshanger Golf Complex.

Requirements/ Responsibilities for Head Chef:

  • The successful candidate MUST have previous experience in a similar role - this is a busy bar & function room.
  • All applicants must be able to demonstrate their interest in food and a passion for consistently achieving to their full potential.

Benefits for Head Chef:

  • Competitive salary
  • Company’s benefits

Possibility of live in accommodation

Due to our rural location it is recommended that all candidates have their own transport.

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Conference & Banqueting Supervisor

 

We are currently seeking to recruit a Conference & Banqueting Supervisor, primarily to look after our conference and events business.

The successful candidate will have previous experience in a busy conference and/or events environment. Applicants must have an excellent standard of presentation and be able to demonstrate high standards of customer service.

The role of Conference & Banqueting Supervisor will include:

  • Setting rooms to the client’s specification to a consistently high standard.
  • Checking that all equipment is in full working order before the client’s arrival.
  • Meeting and greeting clients, confirming details, issuing health and safety briefings and making any last minute adjustments to the venue.
  • Running small banqueting functions and liaising closely on the day with the hosts.
  • Serving refreshments.
  • Servicing the rooms.
  • Supervising staff.
  • Attending to customer queries and issues.
  • Ensuring good practice in Health & Safety and hygiene regulations.

If you have a flexible hands-on approach to your work and excellent customer service skills we would love to hear from you, we offer a competitive salary and excellent benefits.

Due to our rural location it is recommended that all candidates have their own transport.

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Venue Manager - The View

We are currently recruiting for a Venue Manager to work at our new venue The View Bar & Kitchen located at Panshanger Golf Complex in Welwyn Garden City. This is a busy bar & function room with some bedrooms attached.

The role of Assistant Manager will include:

  • Day to day running of the venue from checking out guests, to looking after conferences, serving lunch in the bar and running events in the evening
  • Managing staff - ensuring correct staffing levels, identifying training needs and implementing training plans.
  • Monitoring costs
  • Ensuring customer satisfaction at all times.

The ideal candidate will have experience at supervisory/management level in a busy pub, have experience of running functions and events and managing staff and be able to run the pub efficiently.

If you have the required skills and experience, we would love to hear from you. In return we offer a competitive salary and company's benefits.

Due to our rural location it is recommended that all candidates have their own transport.

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Banqueting Night Porter

We are currently recruiting for a Night Set Up Porter to join our busy events team on a part time basis.

The main responsibilities of this role will include:

  • Responsible for setting up, up-keeping and breakdown of functions and events as per instructions, ensuring standard levels are met.
  • Completing tasks such as prep work and cleaning of function rooms as required.
  • To assist with reception during the designated night shifts if required.

Please be aware this is a very physical role that will involve moving of furniture and equipment.

This role is based on 30 hours per week mainly evenings and overnight, due to our rural location it is recommended that candidates have their own transport.

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Event Manager - The View

We are currently seeking to recruit an Event Manager, to run weddings and functions at our new venue The View Bar and Kitchen located at Panshanger Golf Complex.

The successful candidate will have previous experience in an events environment. Applicants must have an excellent standard of presentation and be able to demonstrate high standards of customer service.

The role of Event Manager will involve:

Setting rooms to the client’s specification to a consistently high standard.

Meeting and greeting clients, confirming details, issuing health and safety briefings and making any last minute adjustments to the venue.

Running weddings and banqueting functions and liaising closely on the day with the hosts.

Serving refreshments.

Servicing the rooms.

Supervising staff.

Attending to customer queries and issues.

Ensuring good practice in Health & Safety and hygiene regulations.

This is a part time role based on 30 hours a week, these hours will mainly be evenings and weekends.

If you have a flexible hands-on approach to your work, we would welcome the opportunity to discuss the role of Event Manager with you.

Due to hours of work and our rural location it is recommended that candidates have their own transport.

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Chef de Partie - The View

We are currently recruiting for a Chef de Partie for our new venue The View located at Panshanger golf course.

The successful candidate will have previous experience in a busy pub/function environment and enjoy working under pressure.

Requirements/ Responsibilities for Chef de Partie:

  • The successful candidate MUST have at least 2 years experience in a similar role.
  • All applicants must be able to demonstrate their interest in food and a passion for consistently achieving to their full potential.

Benefits:

  • Competitive salary
  • Company’s benefits

Live in accommodation is available for this role and due to rural location it is advisable you have your own transport.

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Business Development Manager

Business Development Manager

We are looking for a Business Development Manager to join our busy sales team.  The role of the BDM will include (but is not limited to)

Prospect for new clients and turn this into increased business within the weddings, conference and event department

Develop new business to raise bedroom occupancy levels

Cold call as appropriate and meet with potential new clients

Account Management

If you are a driving sales person with Hotel experience and looking for a new opportunity please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 

Chef de Partie

Chef de Partie

 

We are currently looking to recuit a Chef de Partie to join our busy Kitchen Team

 

The role of the Chef de Partie will include (but will not be limited to) :

Constantly demonstrate, develop and maintain agreed food standards within the kitchen & constantly aim to improve the standards of your cooking

Contribute towards menu planning

Produce mis en place for each day

Maintain food safety procedures

Make every effort to minimise waste

Adhere to procedures such as daily spend and kitchen budgets

 

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Duty Manager

Duty Manager

We are recruiting for a Duty Manager to join our Team on a full time basis. The Duty Manager must have previous experience in a similar role (with a minimum of 1 year in a 4 star property at supervisory/management level), be courteous and focused on providing a consistently high standard of customer service.

Responsibilities of a Duty Manager will include (but are not limited to):

  • Responsible for the smooth running of the Hotel and ensuring a high level of guest satisfaction
  • Represent the General Management Team in the absence of a Senior Manager
  • Responsible for all aspects of the Hotel and guest security practising due diligence and reporting lapses to the appropriate manager
  • Assist in Reception as and when necessary
  • Assist in the Restaurant at busy times to help the existing team
  • Host guests within the events and bar department
  • Manage the Events rota making sure we have enough staffs on any given shifts
  • Manage casual staffs
  • Update the system accordingly with the rota to make sure the shifts are accurately uploaded onto the system
  • Look after and manage Health & Safety and Fire Safety on site ensuring compliance with all regulations and that the correct procedures are followed

To apply, please email your CV to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Night Supervisor

Night Supervisor

 

We are currently seeking to recruit a Night Supervisor to assist with the running of the Hotel during designated night shifts.

The role of the Night Supervisor will involve (but are not limited to)

 

  • Oversee the night set up team
  • Set up all wedding and conference venues ready events the Hotel has
  • Assist with the Events and Front of House department when necessary

 The role will entail 40 hours per week over 4 days

 

Previous experience in a similar role would be an advantage, but full training will be given.  Please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.