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Help us achieve our mission....to keep people saying the nicest things about Fairlawns.

Yes, that’s what it’s all about here, and by “people” we mean not only our customers, but our colleagues, neighbours, business associates and suppliers too!

Our reputation has been hard earned but based on a simple philosophy - the secret of pleasing customers is to invite only nice people to join our team!  We are always pleased to hear from people with or without previous experience, who have outgoing personalities and take pleasure from delivering great customer service. 

Even if we are not advertising a vacancy please fill in an application form and we will contact you should we have something for you to consider in the future.  

This is a diverse business and we have an equal opportunities policy to recruit in the fields of  FOOD PREPARATION, FOOD AND BEVERAGE SERVICE, RECEPTION, HOUSEKEEPING, FITNESS INSTRUCTION, BEAUTY THERAPY, MAINTENANCE or CLEANING.  From time to time there are opportunities for MANAGEMENT DEVELOPMENT GRADUATE SCHEMES and APPRENTICES too. 

We hope to hear from you!

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APPLY FOR FUTURE OPPORTUNITIES - ALL AREAS

Closing Date: Open

Job Description: 
We are always happy to receive expressions of interest from those who would like to join our team at some stage in the future. From time to time there are opportunities throughout the business in a variety of roles – Beauty, Administration, Reception, Cleaning, Housekeeping, Professional Cookery, Fitness Instruction, Food and Beverage Service, Maintenance and Management – so even if we are not advertising one of these positions we are delighted to receive application forms. We will always respond and we will always interview candidates we have on file before advertising elsewhere. If you would be interested in placing your details on file with the possibility of joining us at some time in the future then please submit an online application form now – we would love to hear from you!

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JOB OPPORTUNITY - FULL TIME SPA THERAPIST

Job Title: Full Time Spa Therapist.

Job Description: 

Here is an opportunity for someone to join us as a Full Time Spa Therapist.

Applicants must have a minimum of 12 months experience in a similar role and relevant qualifications to a minimum of NVQ Level 3 Beauty Therapy. Further qualifications in terms of product house training, holistic therapy or spa managment would be an advantage, as would demonstration of passion of the industry.  Our products are Elemis or Jessica. 

A full Job Description will be sent to qualified applicants who should be aware that of greatest importance to us is that the Team all gain pleasure from delighting visitors to our spa including guests on spa days and stays, health club members, hotel residents and treatment clients. In this respect, and in addition to responsibilities within the spa, the job requires someone with a friendly caring personality, and a willingness to become involved in all aspects of our operation including cleaning, guest care, Spa Reception and sales.

The normal working week is 40 hours but there are weeks when Team members are asked to work up to 48 hours; schedules are therefore managed to ensure hours average 40 hours over each 4 week period. Hours are spread over 5 days to provide full 7 day cover throughout opening hours (9:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.) and include week-ends and Bank Holidays, although the spa is closed on Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Years’ Day.

If the position I have described is of interest and you would like me to put your name forward for consideration for interview please complete an application form

 

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JOB OPPORTUNITY - FULL TIME HOTEL RECEPTIONIST

We are hoping to attract an enthusiastic, friendly and flexible person to join our Front of House Team as a FULL TIME HOTEL RECEPTIONIST. This is a permanent position.

The ideal candidate will have a pleasant outgoing personality along with a natural inclination to anticipate the needs of our guests and to delight them with their warmth and friendliness. They must also take great pride in their personal appearance and recognise the important part they will be playing in the team by being punctual, reliable and flexible,

Duties revolve around guest care, hotel and restaurant reservations, preparing accounts and internal communication.  Good computing skills are required as are a good level of English and arithmetic. Preference will be given to candidates with previous hotel experience but this is not essential as training will be given.

In common with other leading hotels evening and week-end work is frequent as this is when our customers need us the most! A reliable means of transport to and from Fairlawns is therefore essential as working days may start as early as 7.00 a.m. and evenings shifts run through until 11:30 p.m.

If this is the challenge you are looking for then please complete an online application form and we'll get straight back to you.

 

JOB OPPORTUNITY - APPRENTICE- CHEF/ FOOD & BEVERAGE / HEALTH CLUB

We are always interested in investing in our team by seeking ambitious individuals to join our award winning team.

Training to NVQ Levels 2 & 3 (potentially beyond) will be co-ordinated through Walsall College or we are happy to work you and an alternative education provider.

In common with other leading hotels evening and week-end work is frequent as these are when our customers need us the most!

A reliable means of transport to and from Fairlawns is therefore essential as dependent on yout department, working days may start as early as 7:00 a.m. and you evening shifts involve work until as late as 11.00 p.m. 

Current areas of interest:

* Chefs

* Health Club Trainers

* Food & Beverage Service

If this is the challenge you are looking for then please complete an online application form and we'll get straight back to you.

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JOB OPPORTUNITIES - FULL & PART TIME COMMIS CHEF

To continue training and development working as part of our 2 AA Rosette award winning team preparing, cooking and presenting fresh food to hotel, restaurant, spa and private dining (banqueting to 100) guests.

This is a great opportunity for an NVQ Level 2 or 3 student to gain great practical experience in one of the area’s finest independent hotels to complement their professional qualifications and to strengthen their cv’s in preparation for a full time career on graduation.  Generally weekends and evenings this could fit around your studies and offer development opportunities. 

Ambitious, determined, reliable team player with high personal standards.  The position is best suited to candidates who live within comfortable travelling distance of Aldridge.

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JOB OPPORTUNITIES - FULL & PART TIME CHEF DE PARTIE

Job Title: Chef de Partie/Commis Chef

Professional & ambitious chefs, AA two rosettes 4 star 

Closing Date: open

We are recruiting: Commis Chef or Chef de Partie dependent on experience. 

Job Description:  We are always happy to receive expressions of interest from ambitious individuals who would like to join our AWARD WINNING team. Our kitchens are run on a traditional “partie” system to serve the requirements of out AWARD WINNING Restaurant and 5 private dining rooms. We are committed to training and development and members of our team may be offered further professional training to include NVQ’s in Professional Cookery and NVQ’s in Leadership along with Food Hygiene and First Aid qualifications.

If you are interested in developing your career, either now or at some time in the future, please submit a form and we will get back to you. Even if we have nothing to match your ambitions right now things do change and at least that way we will be able to offer you an immediate interview.

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JOB OPPORTUNITY - WEEKEND BREAKFAST CHEF

WE LOVE BREAKFAST!

In fact it is the most important meal of the day, the one that we want to create lasting memories from our customers.

You will to love cooking and wish to take great satisfaction from cooking beautiful meals and presenting them with pleasure.

The position is  part time (6.30-7am start for a 2.30/3pm finish) on Saturday and Sunday.  To include preparation for our spa lunches and afternoon teas.  alternatively we would consider chefs for a shorter breakfast shift. 

If you would be interested in joining us please complete an online application and we’ll get straight back to you.

JOB OPPORTUNITY - PART TIME SPA ATTENDANT

Job Title: Part Time Spa Attendant.

Job Description: 

Here is an opportunity for someone to join us as a Part Time Spa Attendant.

Applicants must have a of NVQ Level 2 Beauty Therapy. Experience in a hospitality role would be an advantage.

The role involves meeting and greeting guests, showing guests the facilities, looking after the spa lounge and grazing bar and assisting the team with food service.  You will assist a team of therapists by carrying out spa treatments including the aqua massage, the mud chamber and the dry floatation. 

A full Job Description will be sent to qualified applicants who should be aware that of greatest importance to us is that the Team all gain pleasure from delighting visitors to our spa including guests on spa days and stays, health club members, hotel residents and treatment clients. In this respect, and in addition to responsibilities within the spa, the job requires someone with a friendly caring personality, and a willingness to become involved in all aspects of our operation including cleaning, guest care, Spa Reception and sales.

The normal working days would be Saturday or Sunday for 8-16 hours a week. However additional hours may be available during school holidays and Bank Holidays so this role would suit someone who is on a summer break from college and would be looking for more hours at this time.  Further development opportunities would be offered to students looking to progress with their beauty qualifications (NVQ level 3) and subject to good performance the potential of a full time role on completion if their studies. 

If the position I have described is of interest and you would like me to put your name forward for consideration for interview please complete an application form below 

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