Night Porter - Full Time

Job Details

Location

North Lakes Hotel & Spa

Contract Type

Permanent

Working Pattern

Full Time

Salary

Competitive

Closing Date

01/09/2019 17:00

We’re looking for a real night owl to be our Night Porter.

You will become a vital part of our nights team providing the warmest of welcomes and exceptional customer service. You will ultimately be responsible for the safety and security of our guests as they sleep and will need to be able to react to their needs working on you own initiative. 

Your day to day;

  • Checking in late arrivals
  • Cleaning the property and setting up meeting /conference rooms
  • Arranging newspapers and wake up calls
  • Ensuring the building and guests are secure
  • Helping set the dining area for breakfast

 

Who are we looking for?

Our Night Porter plays a crucial role in ensuring the smooth running of our hotel, you will need to be a responsible and reliable person. We are looking for a hard-working individual who doesn’t mind being a night owl.

You will be able to stay calm under pressure, taking any complications in your stride. Effortlessly deal with problems as they arise and ensure standards are maintained at all times. You will need excellent communication skills and be confident to make the right decision.

If you are self-motivated and can multi-task this could be for you. Personality is what counts and whilst previous hotel experience and basic computer skills are an advantage, full training is provided.

 

In return, we are offering a rewarding role with scope for career progression along with;

  • A competitive salary, negotiable dependent on experience
  • 28 days annual leave (rising to 33 days after 5 years)
  • Health cash plan
  • Generous employee discounts
  • Life assurance
  • Bespoke training programmes accessible to all
  • An engaging & supportive work environment

 

North Lakes Hotel & Spa is ideally placed at the gateway to the Lake District National Park, near Penrith, so as you might expect it welcomes guests from around the world. It is a four-star property that has developed a strong reputation among leisure and business guests, with 84 guest rooms, 11 meeting rooms, restaurant, bar and spa it's a busy place to work. It is part of The House of Daniel Thwaites, a unique collective of Inns, Hotels & Spas offering warm hospitality and high-quality service in a welcoming environment.

Thwaites was established in 1807 and to this day remains a family run Business. We have Hotels, Inns, Pubs and a Brewery and are focused on providing superb hospitality in outstanding properties in great locations –

What are you Thwaiting for?