Skip to main content

This job has expired

Assistant Head Sommelier - Pensford, Bristol

THE PIG Hotels (Home Grown Hotels)
Pensford, Bristol
£12.35 per hour, plus service charge
Closing date
7 May 2024

Job Details

Assistant Head Sommelier - Pensford, Bristol 

Location: The PIG near Bath, Pensford, Somerset

Salary: £12.35 per hour, plus service charge

Hours: Full Time - 45 hours per week

Please note: Due to our location and very limited public transport, this role is ideally suited to a candidate who can commute to/from the hotel via their own vehicle.

Our Sommeliers are free from the traditional image of wine service. As part of our food and beverage team our Sommeliers play an important role within our restaurant and bar service. We offer an extensive wine list to our guests, from wines across the world, local British produce to our very own PIG offering! We love wine so much, our latest additional to our group, THE PIG in the South Down has its very own vineyard!

As Assistant Head Sommelier you will grow your knowledge of wines whilst working on the floor during our vibrant restaurant service. On a day to day basis, you will support our Head Sommelier with supplier communication and manage our traditional underground cellar. You will Interact with guests, pair wines and provide recommendations to ensure a memorable dining experience.

You will have the opportunity to enrol in trainings and attend industry specific events to build your knowledge of local and international brands.

Experience in a similar role is preferred, plus WSET or equivalent qualifications.

We are dedicated to making THE PIGs an inspiring, exciting, and fun place to work and in return for your hard work you can expect something a little different:

  • Staff stays - free B&B.
  • 35% discount on food, beverages & treatments.
  • Meals on duty.
  • Annual holiday increase (up to 33 days)
  • Take home goods - cost price.
  • Free access for you and your family to an on-demand GP, Physiotherapy, and counselling services through Help@Hand.
  • A range of learning & development courses.
  • Anniversary vouchers - dinner with wine for 2.

Home Grown Hotels is committed to encouraging equality, diversity, and inclusion. We are an equal opportunity employer and will not discriminate against candidates based on any of the protected characteristics set out in the Equalities Act 2010.

Robin Hutson: 'As with all good hospitality, THE PIG is fundamentally about people; it's the personalities, passion, knowledge, and skills of the people we work with that somehow converge to creating THE PIG experience'.



Learn more about this company

Visit this company’s hub to learn about their values, culture, and latest jobs.

Visit employer hub

Learn more about this company

Visit this company’s hub to learn about their values, culture, and latest jobs.

Visit employer hub

Get job alerts

Create a job alert and receive personalised job recommendations straight to your inbox.

Create alert