Welcome to JW Lees


JW Lees is a family brewery company which was founded in 1828. We are based in Middleton in North Manchester and own JW Lees Brewery, JW Lees Pubs, The Alderley Edge Hotel, The Trearddur Bay Hotel and Willoughby’s Wine Merchants. JW Lees is a sixth-generation family business which employs just over 1,200 people, 141 at the brewery and site in Middleton Junction in North Manchester and 865 in its 35 managed pubs, inns and hotels, as well as letting a further 115 tied pubs to self-employed tenants.

Cask beer is at the heart of JW Lees and we brew six cask ales as well as three lagers, three smooth beers and eight limited edition seasonal cask ales which are available throughout different times of the year. We also have the sole UK distribution rights for Bohemia Regent Premium Lager from the Czech Republic. Willoughby’s is our wines and spirits company and we stock over 500 wines from all over the world.

Latest jobs

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  • Sous Chef

    • Groes Inn, Conwy, Conwy, United Kingdom
    • Up to £29,500 per year,
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    Sous Chef Vacancy - Full time - Conwy - Up to £29,500 We are looking for a Sous Chef to join the talented kitchen team at the Groes Inn in Conwy. Wh

  • Kitchen Porter

    • Duttons, Manchester, Greater Manchester, United Kingdom
    • Up to £9.50 per hour,
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    Kitchen Porter Vacancy - Part time - Manchester City Centre - Up to £9.50 per hour plus tips We are looking for Kitchen Porter to join the talented k

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  • Head Housekeeper

    • Oldham, Greater Manchester, United Kingdom
    • Up to £10.20 per hour,
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    Head Housekeeper Vacancy - Full time - Chadderton - Up to £10.20 per hour We are looking for a Head Housekeeper to join the fabulous team at The Boat

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  • Breakfast Chef

    • Boat and Horses, Oldham, Greater Manchester, United Kingdom
    • £10.50 per hour
    • JW Lees

    Breakfast Chef Vacancy - Full Time - Chadderton - £10.50 per hour plus tips We are looking for a Breakfast Chef to join our fabulous team at the Boat

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  • Sous Chef

    • Red Lion, Withington, Greater Manchester, United Kingdom
    • £10.50 per hour,
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    Sous Chef Vacancy - Full time - £10.50 per hour plus tips - Withington  We are looking for a Sous Chef to join the talented kitchen team at the Red L

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  • Bar and Waiting Team Member

    • Rain Bar, Manchester, Greater Manchester, United Kingdom
    • Up to £9.50 per hour,
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    Bar and Waiting Team Member Vacancy - Full and part time hours - Central Manchester - Up to £9.50 per hour plus tips We are looking for Bar and Waiti

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  • Chef de Partie

    • Rain Bar, Manchester, Greater Manchester, United Kingdom
    • Up to £10.50 per hour,
    • JW Lees

    Chef de Partie Vacancy - Full time - Central Manchester - Up to £10.50 per hour plus tips We are looking for a Chef de Partie to join our fabulous te

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  • Sous Chef

    • Rain Bar, Manchester, Greater Manchester, United Kingdom
    • Up to £10.80 per hour,
    • JW Lees

    Sous Chef Vacancy - Full time - Manchester City Centre - Up £10.80 per hour We are looking for a Sous Chef to join the talented kitchen team at the n

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  • Sous Chef

    • Lancashire Fold, Middleton, Greater Manchester, United Kingdom
    • Up to £11.00 per hour,
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    Sous Chef Vacancy - Full time - Alkrington/Middleton - Up to £11 per hour  We are looking for a Sous Chef to join the talented kitchen team at the La

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  • Chef de Partie

    • Sheldon Arms, Ashton-under-Lyne, Greater Manchester, United Kingdom
    • Up to £10.50 per hour,
    • JW Lees

    Chef de Partie Vacancy - Full time - Ashton under Lyne - Up to £10.50 per hour plus tips We are looking for a Chef de Partie to join our fabulous tea

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  • Kitchen Porter

    • Sheldon Arms, Ashton-under-Lyne, Greater Manchester, United Kingdom
    • Up to £9.50 per hour,
    • JW Lees

    Kitchen Porter Vacancy - Flexible hours - Ashton Under Lyne - Up to £9.50 per hour plus tips We are looking for Kitchen Porter to join the talented k

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  • Head Chef

    • Sheldon Arms, Ashton-under-Lyne, Greater Manchester, United Kingdom
    • Up to £38,000 per year,
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    Head Chef Vacancy - Full time - Ashton-under-Lyne - Up to £38,000 plus bonus We are looking for a Head Chef to lead the talented kitchen team at the

  • Housekeeper

    • Trearddur Bay Hotel, Trearddur Bay, Isle of Anglesey, United Kingdom
    • Up to £9.50 per hour,
    • JW Lees

    Housekeeper Vacancy - Full & part time roles - Trearddur Bay - Up to £9.50 per hour We are looking for Housekeepers to join the fabulous team at The 

  • Chef de Partie

    • Anglesey Arms, Menai Bridge, Isle of Anglesey, United Kingdom
    • £11 per hour,
    • JW Lees

    Chef de Partie Vacancy - Flexible Hours - Menai Bridge, Anglesey - Up to £11 per hour plus tips We are looking for a Chef de Partie to join our fabul

  • Sous Chef

    • Millgate, Failsworth, Greater Manchester, United Kingdom
    • £28,000 per year
    • JW Lees

    Sous Chef Vacancy - Full time - Failsworth - £28,000 plus profit share We are looking for a Sous Chef to join the talented kitchen team at the Millga

  • Customer Service Agent

    • JW Lees, Middleton, Greater Manchester, United Kingdom
    • Competitive Salary,
    • JW Lees

    Customer Services Agent – Full time – Middleton, Manchester – 12-month Maternity Cover JW Lees have an exciting opportunity for a Customer Service Ag

  • Chef de Partie

    • Alderley Edge Hotel, Alderley Edge, Cheshire, United Kingdom
    • Up to £12.50 per hour
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    Chef de Partie Vacancy - Full time - Alderley Edge - Up to £12.50 per hour plus tips We are looking for a Chef de Partie to join our fabulous team at

  • Bar and Waiting Team Member

    • Blue Bell, Monton, Greater Manchester, United Kingdom
    • Up to £9.50 per hour,
    • JW Lees

    Bar and Waiting Team Member Vacancy - Part time - Monton - Up to £9.50 per hour plus tips We are looking for Bar and Waiting Team Members to join our

  • Sous Chef

    • Duttons, Chester, Cheshire, United Kingdom
    • Up to £30,500
    • JW Lees

    Sous Chef Vacancy - Full time - Chester - Up to £30,500 plus profit share We are looking for a Sous Chef to join the talented kitchen team at Duttons

  • Pub Cleaner

    • Duttons, Chester, Cheshire, United Kingdom
    • Up to £9.50 per hour,
    • JW Lees

    Pub Cleaner Vacancy - Mornings - 14 hours per week - Up to £9.50 per hour We are looking for a Cleaner to join our fabulous team at Duttons in Cheste