Part-time Night Porter

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We are currently looking for a Night Porter to work on a part-time basis every Friday and Saturday or Saturday and Sunday.

Situated in Evershot in the heart of the Dorset countryside close to Dorchester and Yeovil, Summer Lodge Country House Hotel, a member of Relais and Chateaux, is a leading 5* hotel comprising 24 bedrooms and suites, a 3 AA Rosette restaurant, spa, heated indoor swimming pool, tennis court, and renowned for providing unrivalled levels of personal service. 

We are currently looking for a Night Porter to work on a part-time basis every Friday and Saturday or Saturday and Sunday. You will be responsible for the security and smooth running of the hotel during the night and ensure that the dining room is set up to the required standards and ready for the next day’s service.

As a Night Porter you will be responsible for:

  • Closing the Spa, turn off Sauna, clean the pool and monitor the water level
  • Dealing with guests enquiries and handover to the reception team 
  • Ensuring that the hotel is secures at all times with particular attention to fire checks and health and safety
  • Setting-up the Dining Room according to specified guidelines
  • Taking breakfast/room service orders if required and write order checks for the Dining Room
  • Polishing shoes for all rooms and return them accordingly

The ideal candidate for the Night Porter position will have previous experience in a similar role and enjoy providing five star service to guests. We are looking for an enthusiastic, organised and well spoken person with excellent communication skills. 

This position has excellent progression opportunities within renowned Red Carnation Hotel Collection, a company providing the perfect opportunity to those who are looking for an exciting career and job security within the Hotel industry.

The Red Carnation Hotel Collection Benefits:

  • Complimentary dry cleaning of business attire
  • Complimentary meals on duty
  • Discounted rates with Red Carnation Hotel Collection and The Travel Corporation 
  • Season ticket loan after 6 months service
  • Salary exchange schemes, such as childcare vouchers and cycle-to work scheme
  • Professional training and development opportunities
  • Employee Assistance Programme
The Red Carnation Hotel Collection provides an opportunity for long-term career prospects and is recognised as number 8 of the Sunday Times Top 100 Best Companies to Work For 2014. As a result we can confidently promise you will reach your full career potential! We are also proud to be recognised with a Gold Standard Award Investors in People - the first company to gain this award on a worldwide basis.