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Every single member of staff at Ufford Park is critical to helping us operate. We can employ up to 150 people in peak season. All of our team members enjoy exclusive benefits such as lunch/dinner whilst on shift, free parking, a staff reward scheme, use of the pool, gym and discounted rates for use in our spa, accommodation, dining and treatments, as well as for loyal staff, with a minimum of 2 years’ service, a paid day off for your birthday!

Current vacancies available:

Maintenance Assistant (Post Reference No: MD05/19)

(This is a part-time or full-time position)

Salary dependent on experience.

Ufford Park Woodbridge are a busy, Quality in Tourism accredited Hotel situated just outside the town of Woodbridge. We attract a wide range of customers, each looking for something different from their visit to us and this creates a great and varied working environment. We are looking for friendly and enthusiastic people to join us in our Maintenance Team.

 The qualities:

The ideal candidate will be personable and motivated. You must be able to work as part of a busy team and as an individual, and have high standards of service and cleanliness. Experience is preferred but not essential. The role does require some weekend working. We pride ourselves on our speedy and knowledgeable service, along with the atmosphere created by our team. If you think that you could enjoy being part of this, then please apply.

Key Responsibilities of the role:

Assist the Maintenance Manager with Maintenance efforts across the complex, including maintenance activities for the upkeep of the complex both inside and out. Take instruction form the maintenance Manager regarding any improvements to be made throughout the hotel complex. Follow maintenance schedules as instructed by the Maintenance Manager. Assist with the weekly fire alarm system testing. Respond promptly to maintenance calls of a high priority. Perform, trouble shoot and solve minor repair issues. Assist the Maintenance Manager with liaising with external contractors. Assist the Maintenance with fortnightly general maintenance in the Health Club & Spa. The use of power tools is an essential part of the role, and some knowledge of electrical and plumbing is required. Be aware of whenever possible work under C.O.S.H guidelines using any protective clothing provided when using certain chemicals and products

A full Job Description can be emailed on request.  

The Benefits

Full training in all aspects of your role, with room to take on new responsibilities and grow as a person. The chance to work as part of an excellent team of people. Wage increases with experience and responsibility. 28 days holiday per year, a pension scheme and employee membership benefits within the hotel food & beverage, golf & leisure areas.

If you think you can meet the challenge of the above post and want to join a team dedicated to providing excellent hospitality by exceeding customers expectations, please contact the Human Resources Department by emailing recruitment@uffordpark.co.uk for an application form and information pack.

Applications should be submitted no later than: Monday 10th June 2019

Conference and Banqueting Assistant Manager (Post Reference No: C&B05/19)

(This is a full-time position)

Ufford Park Woodbridge are a busy, Quality in Tourism accredited Hotel situated just outside the town of Woodbridge. We attract a wide range of customers, each looking for something different from their visit to us and this creates a great and varied working environment. We are looking for friendly and enthusiastic people to join us in our Conference & Banqueting Team.

The qualities:

The ideal candidate will be personable and motivated. You must be able to work as part of a busy team and as an individual, and have high standards of service and cleanliness. Experience is preferred but not essential. This role will require some evening and weekend working. We pride ourselves on our speedy and knowledgeable service, along with the atmosphere created by our team. If you think that you could enjoy being part of this, then please apply.

Key Responsibilities of the role:

  • To follow established Company Policies and Procedures & maintain company standards in all areas of responsibility with particular emphasis on Customer Services.
  • Carry out the role of Duty Manager on a rota basis.
  • Plan the day to Day operations of the C&B Department. To ensure standards and targets are being met.
  • Thoroughly read and digest the information from the weekly function sheets, in order to deliver the best possible service to the client.
  • Work with the porters on a regular basis to ensure conference breaks etc. happen on time.
  • Work closely with the office team and plan ahead for function/conference and wedding business, from table planning to staffing levels. And managers on duty for events.
  • Ensure Ufford Park and Operations standards are being met.
  • Check department standards daily to ensure the daily tasks are being carried out.

The position requires a flexible approach to a variety of shift patterns and includes breakfast shifts, late evening and weekend shifts. 

A full Job Description can be emailed on request.  

The Benefits

Full training in all aspects of your role, with room to take on new responsibilities and grow as a person. The chance to work as part of an excellent team of people. Wage increases with experience and responsibility. 28 days holiday per year, a pension scheme and employee membership benefits within the hotel food & beverage, golf & healthclub areas.

If you think you can meet the challenge of the above post and want to join a team dedicated to providing excellent hospitality by exceeding customers expectations, please contact the Human Resources Department by emailing recruitment@uffordpark.co.uk for an application form and information pack.

Applications should be submitted no later than: Wednesday 5th June 2019

Ufford Park operates a two-stage interview procedure. Initial interviews will take place on: Wednesday 12th June 2019 with a second interview date to be confirmed for the successful shortlisted candidates.

Conference and Banqueting Assistant (Post Reference No: C&B05/19)

(This is a part-time position)

Hourly rate: from £5.50 - £8.50

Ufford Park Woodbridge are a busy, Quality in Tourism accredited Hotel situated just outside the town of Woodbridge. We attract a wide range of customers, each looking for something different from their visit to us and this creates a great and varied working environment. We are looking for friendly and enthusiastic people to join us in our Conference & Banqueting Team.

The qualities:

The ideal candidate will be personable and motivated. You must be able to work as part of a busy team and as an individual, and have high standards of service and cleanliness. Experience is preferred but not essential. This role will require some evening and weekend working. We pride ourselves on our speedy and knowledgeable service, along with the atmosphere created by our team. If you think that you could enjoy being part of this, then please apply.

Key Responsibilities of the role:

  • As a C & B Assistant you will ensure that all guests are served to the company standard in the Function Suites as well as the Bar, Lounge or Restaurant areas.
  • You will ensure that the highest standards of hospitality and welcome are demonstrated at all times within all food and beverage areas. 
  • Additionally, you will serve and explain Menu dishes, drinks, cocktails and coffees to guests including ingredients and discussing any allergy information.
  • To maintain a high standard of personal hygiene and presentation at all times being punctual for scheduled shifts and maintaining a good attendance record.
  • The position requires a flexible approach to a variety of shift patterns and includes breakfast shifts, late evening and weekend shifts. 

A full Job Description can be emailed on request.  

The Benefits

Full training in all aspects of your role, with room to take on new responsibilities and grow as a person. The chance to work as part of an excellent team of people. Wage increases with experience and responsibility. 28 days holiday per year, a pension scheme and employee membership benefits within the hotel food & beverage, golf & health club areas.

If you think you can meet the challenge of the above post and want to join a team dedicated to providing excellent hospitality by exceeding customers expectations, please contact the Human Resources Department by emailing a copy of your CV to recruitment@uffordpark.co.uk who will then forward you an application form and information pack.

The Park Bar & Restaurant Team Members (Post Reference No: Rest05/19)                   

Hourly rate ranges from £6.80 to £8.50

Ufford Park Woodbridge are a busy, Quality in Tourism accredited Hotel situated just outside the town of Woodbridge. We attract a wide range of customers, each looking for something different from their visit to us and this creates a great and varied working environment. We are looking for friendly and enthusiastic people to join us in our Park Bar & Restaurant Team.

The qualities:

The ideal candidate will be personable and motivated. You must be able to work as part of a busy team and as an individual, and have high standards of service and cleanliness. Experience is preferred but not essential. This role will require some evening and weekend working and as it involves the serving of alcohol all candidates must be 18yrs or over. We pride ourselves on our speedy and knowledgeable service, along with the atmosphere created by our team. If you think that you could enjoy being part of this, then please apply.

Key Responsibilities of the role:

  • As a Park Bar & Restaurant Assistant you will ensure that all guests are served to the company standard in the Bar, Lounge or Restaurant areas in an efficient and friendly manner.
  • You will ensure that the highest standards of hospitality and welcome are demonstrated at all times within all food and beverage areas making customers feel welcome and at home.
  • Additionally, you will serve and explain menu dishes, drinks, cocktails and coffees to guests including ingredients and discussing any allergy information making recommendations to customers if required.
  • To maintain a high standard of personal hygiene and presentation at all times, being punctual for scheduled shifts and maintaining a good attendance record.
  • The position requires a flexible approach to a variety of shift patterns and includes breakfast shifts, late evening and weekend shifts.

The Benefits

Full training in all aspects of your role, with room to take on new responsibilities and grow as a person. The chance to work as part of an excellent team of people. Wage increases with experience and responsibility. 28 days holiday per year, a pension scheme and employee membership benefits within the hotel food & beverage, golf & health club areas.

If you think you can meet the challenge of the above post and want to join a team dedicated to providing excellent hospitality by exceeding customers expectations, please contact the HR Department by emailing a copy of your CV to recruitment@uffordpark.co.uk who will then send through application form and information pack.

To apply for any of our listed vacancies, please contact our HR Department by emailing recruitment@uffordpark.co.uk for an application form and information pack.

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We have various roles which arise periodically within the hotel throughout the year. Should you wish us to keep your details on file, please email your CV to recruitment@uffordpark.co.uk stating what type of role you would be interested in.

Ufford Park Woodbridge Hotel, Golf & Spa

Yarmouth Road, Melton
Woodbridge, Suffolk
IP12 1QW

t: 01394 383555

w: reception@uffordpark.co.uk

Quality in Tourism
Quality in Tourism Breakfast
TripAdvisor
Director of the Year
Operation Pollinator
Spa Finalist
Green Tourism Silver
Top Rated
Suffolk Coast
Norfolk and Suffolk Tourism Awards - Finalist 2019