Summer Season Hotel Porter – Jersey, Channel Islands
April/May 2021 start until September/October 2021 - £500 end of season bonus!
We have opportunities available for Hotel Porters to join our Hand Picked Hotel team in Jersey for the summer season.
Our porters along with the receptionists are often the first members of Hand Picked our guests speak to, which means you’ll get to make one of the biggest impressions. You will be able to give a fantastic welcome and get our customers excited about their stay on the island by talking to them and helping them to settle in to their stay.
You will help guests with their luggage and show them to their rooms on arrival. Our Porters help their colleagues as required and to be successful you will need to have a flexible and willing approach.
It doesn’t matter if they’re first time visitors or returning guests, you’ll charm them from the initial welcome to the “have a safe journey home” with your impeccable standards of service.
This is a full time role that requires a mixture of hours including early shifts from 7 - 3.30pm and late shifts from 2.30pm - 11pm or 3pm – 11.30pm. This is on a rota basis and includes weekends.
Please note: You do not need to have settled or pre-settled status in the UK – we can offer seasonal visas to European candidates at a cost of £244 - apply for further details.
What’s in it for you:
- £500 end of season bonus if you stay until the end of contract date agreed
- A share of service charge – 100% of which is split between the team
- Live in accommodation charged at between £44.50 – £77 per week all-inclusive of meals and bills
- Getting to enjoy the sunny island of Jersey on your time off in stunning beach front locations with many water sports available
- Use of Health Club facilities including gym and swimming pool
- All meals provided meaning you can save everything you earn – unless you want to cook of course!
- Pro rata equivalent of 29 holiday per annum – which will be paid at the end of your seasonal assignment
- A chance to meet new people, make new friends and have a memorable summer seasons work experience within Hand Picked Hotels. Permanent opportunities are available across the group and we will prioritise applications from talented team members at the end of the season!
- You will be available to work between April/May 2021 until September/October 2021and ready to travel ASAP to Jersey if successful
- You will have some hospitality or porter experience
- You’ll be passionate about making our guests feel at home, and will develop a thorough knowledge of our of hotel products and services
- You’ll feel comfortable in a fast-paced, busy environment
- You’ll be excellent at building a rapport with new and returning guests
- You’ll take pride in your appearance, as the face of Hand Picked Hotels
Hand Picked Hotels is a private collection of 19 country house hotels throughout the United Kingdom and Channel Islands. Each of our properties has its own charming character, and all of them are set in stunning surroundings; from the sandy shores of Jersey to the rolling hills of Yorkshire.
Grand Jersey Hotel & Spa is a 5 Star Hotel situated in St Helier the main town on the island but still within easy reach of the beach so you can enjoy the stunning scenery when your off shift.
L’Horizon Beach Hotel & Spa is a 4 Star Hotel set on St Brelades bay offering stunning views and easy access to one of the best beaches on the island.
With welcoming and charming service delivered in truly inspirational settings, our guests are encouraged to relax, kick off their shoes and indulge. You make it Hand Picked!
Hand Picked Hotels is an Equal Opportunities employer. Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK