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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 Opportunity - Maintenance Assistant Health Club & Spa PT

The role is a general one to support the Maintenance and Management Teams by specifically caring for our health club and spa (including exterior areas) while offering occasional support to other departments including cleaning and security.  Full training in Pool Plant operating will be offered and you will be ensuring our equipment runs smoothly and areas are presented to the highest standards. 

A job offer would be subject to appointees being comfortable with what is being asked of them and their agreement to be available for selection to work up to 5 days per week. These will usually be 4 – 6 hour shifts Monday – Saturday between the hours of 7.00 a.m. -  6:00 p.m.)  but they would also need to agree to work occasional evenings and week-ends along with occasional night shifts should we be planning any maintenance cleaning tasks in the health club.  

A contract would be for 4-5 days (20 hours), there is flexibility dependent on candidates availability which you can put on your application form. The rate of pay is to be confirmed subject to previous experience and expectations. Uniform is provided and there is an annual entitlement to 4 working weeks’ holiday plus Bank Holidays. The hotel is closed on Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Years’ Day so these account for 3 of the 8 statutory days. 

PART TIME - ROOM ATTENDANT/HOUSEKEEPER - MORNINGS DAY TIME

We have had two roles come up for room attendants. 

  1. Part time Room Attendent – approx 3 mornings a week including weekend  (total 12-16 hrs)

 

The role is part of a great team service bedrooms to four star standards. 

The ideal person will take pride in keeping our standards high and enjoy cleaning duties.

There may be flexibility to increase hours if the right candidates present themselves . 

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Job Opportunity - KITCHEN ASSISTANT - PART TIME

Job Title: KITCHEN ASSISTANT - PART TIME
Job Description: 

Part Time Kitchen Assistant (Day time and Evenings 16- 24 hours to be agreed)

We are recruiting new support in the vital tasks of cleaning and washing up during evenings and week-ends. You should be available to work 2-3 shifts a week including some days shifts, evenings and week-ends, have a reliable means of travelling to and from the hotel and be looking for employment for a minimum of 2 years*. If you are interested in joining us, and are available to work during the hours explained above, please submit an on line application and we'll get back to you with details of the position within 7 days.

(*please do not apply if you are a student with less than 2 years of your course remaining unless you will definitely be remaining at home for the next stage of your education)

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- currently recruiting for Hospitality Apprenticeships, other applications welcome

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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