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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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Job - Full Time Fitness Instructor & Health Club Assistant

Job Title: Apprentice – Full Time Fitness Instructor and Health Club Assistant.

Closing Date: 14th January 2018

Job Description: 

An opportunity for someone to join us as a Full Time Fitness Instructor (40 hours) or we are condsidering applications from two part time candidates (20 hours).

Applicants must have a minimum of 12 months experience in a similar role and relevant qualifications to a minimum of NVQ Level 2 in Gym Instructing. Further qualifications in terms of teaching classes, life guarding and first aid would be an advantage. 

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 Health Club including members (1200), hotel residents and guests on spa days and stays. In this respect, and in addition to responsibilities within the gym and for running classes, the job requires someone with a friendly outgoing personality, a sense of humour and a willingness to become involved in all aspects of our operation including cleaning, guest care, Club Reception and membership sales.

Full Time: 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 12 week period. Hours are spread over 5 days to provide full 7 day cover throughout opening hours (7:00 a.m. – 10:00 p.m.) and include frequent week-ends and Bank Holidays, although facilities are closed on Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Years’ Day.

Part Time: To fulfill the above we would anticipate an average of 20 hours over a two week period. (Week 1 16 hours, Week 2 24 hours) dependent on the availability of suitable candidates. 

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 hr@fairlawns.co.uk for consideration. 

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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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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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COMMIS CHEF - FULL & PART TIME

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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CHEF DE PARTIE - FULL & PART TIME

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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