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Help us achieve our 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!

We do not only want to be seen as a place of work but as a place of stimulus offering opportunities for training and development. We are totally committed to a programme of internal promotions and many of our team enjoy additional rewards for long service.

We want it to be fun too, so we run schemes to reward people who genuinely delight our guests and colleagues.

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 a natural inclination to please.

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.

We do not generally employ seasonal or summer vacation help and look for team members to offer us a minimum of 2 years commitment.

Please take the first step by filling out the online application form; we promise you a response, and if there is nothing suitable right now may still have a chat and keep your details on file for the future.

This is a diverse business and our most valuable asset is our team. In order to delight our guests we need a lot of support and are always delighted to hear from great people whether their interest: 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 and GRADUATE SCHEMES too. We recruit APPRENTICES in all areas of the business so please also make applications for these, as we can provide a great springboard into the Industry.

Equal Opportunities Policy

The above principles apply to recruitment, training, promotion, disciplinary, transfer, terms and conditions of employment, and all other benefits.

Please see Current Opportunities below and/or

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Job- Professional & ambitious chefs, AA two rosettes 4 star

Job Title: Professional & ambitious chefs, AA two rosettes 4 star 

Closing Date: Closing date: open

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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FUTURE OPPORTUNITIES - Full & part time- 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 Oppourtunity: Fulltime 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- Full Time Spa Therapist

Job Title: Full Time Spa Therapist.

Closing Date: 27th February 2015

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. 

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 (1260), 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 below and email your cv to for consideration. 

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