Bar Person

  • Job Reference: ELI1136
  • Date Posted: 21 July 2021
  • Recruiter: Elite Hotels
  • Location: Ashdown Park, Forest Row
  • Salary: On Application
  • Bonus/Benefits: £9.01 per hour plus share of service charge and annual bonus*
  • Sector: Hotels
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Bar Person Overview

The primary focus of the role will be ensuring the smooth running of the cocktail bar; ensuring all stock is up-to-date, the area is well presented and ensuring guests received a high standard of service. You will also provide support to the wider Food and Beverage Team, covering service in the Lounges and Restaurants as business levels require. You will work with the F&B Managers in developing seasonal cocktails and bar promotions.

Bar Person Key Attributes

  • Sound knowledge of cocktail work and UK Licensing regulations, a personal license would be an advantage, but not essential.
  • Previous experience in a hotel bar with high service standards would be preferred
  • Excellent command of the English language and right to work in the UK
  • Be extremely well presented
  • Attention to detail and the drive to deliver exceptional customer care at every interaction

Due to our rural location you will need your own transport

At Elite Hotels we have a single minded and unwavering goal to make every visit to our hotels a positive experience that customers feel compelled to talk about.

The Hotel:

Ashdown Park Hotel and Country Club is a stunning grade two listed country house set in 186 acres of beautiful grounds on the edge of the Ashdown Forest. With an award winning 4 red star Hotel, fine dining two rosette Anderida Restaurant, 3 lounges, 17 conference & banqueting rooms, and fully equipped Country Club and Spa, we offer our guests a complete experience.

Why work at Ashdown Park Hotel & Country Club:
As an accredited Investor in People, we are dedicated to the development of our staff. Many of the team started out in junior roles, but have been offered training and promotional opportunities as their skills have grown. We are very fortunate to have a large percentage of long-term team members able to offer their experience and expertise to the next generation of hospitality professionals - this could be you!

To support our staff we offer:

  • Meals are provided by our talented kitchen team
  • We have plenty of free parking.
  • We also have amazing recognition awards for exceptional customer service
  • Reduced price stays in all of our hotels - where you are treated like a guest no matter who you are!

For full details of the benefits on offer please check our website:

If you feel that you can rise to this challenge, then please submit your application as soon as possible. We reserve the right to close the role early if sufficient applications are received.

*service charge is dependent on sales performance and not guaranteed