Summer Isles Hotel

Well-known hotel are seeking General Assistants in beautiful North-West Scotland

The Summer Isles Hotel is a family-owned business set in a spectacular landscape of sea, mountains and islands in the peaceful and tranquil village of Achiltibuie.

About the position:

  • Company: Summer Isles Hotel
  • Function: General Assistant
  • Location: North-West Scotland, United Kingdom
  • Hours: Full-time including evenings and weekends

What’s included?:

  • Accommodation: Yes, subsidised accommodation is available
  • Salary: £8.75 per hour + share of tips

This is a small but very well-known hotel, restaurant and bar set in a landscape of sea, mountains and islands on the far North-West coast of Scotland. Guests visit the hotel to enjoy the landscape, the tranquility and – importantly – the food which is heavily influenced by the coastal surroundings.

As a General Assistant you will have the opportunity to gain valuable experience in a wide variety of roles at the hotel. Together, we will aim to identify your strengths and preferences and hone your role accordingly as the season progresses.

Responsibilities of the General Assistant:

Likely to include work in the restaurant, bar, housekeeping and kitchen. Possibly, the office and garden also.

Requirements of the General Assistant:

  • Adaptable
  • Hard-working
  • Strong communication and organisational skills
  • A hands-on approach and the ability to ‘get stuck in’
  • Confident, approachable and outgoing personality
  • Team player

Previous hospitality experience would be beneficial, but the management team will be “on-hand” to provide training and support as required.

Benefits of becoming a General Assistant:

£8.75 per hour for the right candidate. Accommodation is available with a modest payment required only to cover “running costs”. All tips received are shared equally between the whole team. Staff supper on duty. 28 days paid holiday (including Bank Holidays) pro-rata, company pension. 

Couples are most welcome to apply as we are seeking multiple General Assistants for the 2020 season.  

If you meet the above criteria for a General Assistant, then please apply now!