Public Area Attendant

The Newt Somerset

Public Area Attendant

£10 per hours plus tips and fantastic benefits
Part-time, 20 hours per week
The Newt in Somerset

The Newt in Somerset is a new and unique destination already attracting a recognition at the highest level.  Our 300-year-old estate complete with woodland, lush gardens and breath-taking views welcomes guests from all over the world. Our hotel is a home from home where our team deliver outstanding service in informal surroundings.  Gardens, orchards, and treetop walkways inspire whilst roaring fires and our wellbeing spa offer tranquility.

Food is a passion across the estate, whether hotel or our restaurants or farm shop.  Much is sourced from the estate and trusted local suppliers.

Department Description

The housekeeping team is responsible for cleaning our guest rooms, taking care of laundry and ensuring all areas for both employees and the public, are spotlessly clean, tidy and safe.

Position Summary

Our Public Areas Attendants are responsible for looking after our Estate Offices, toilets and our staff accommodation. From time to time, other tasks may be required by our Housekeeping Manager.

This is a crucial role within an ever-expanding estate and you may be dealing with staff and visitors alike. Therefore, good communication skills are essential as well as a smart appearance.

This is a fantastic opportunity for those looking to start your career in hospitality or ease yourself back into employment. There are plenty of progression opportunities here at The Newt.

Key Responsibilities


  • Clean staff offices, including those at our Avalon, Hadspen, Hill view and West Barn sites.
  • Clean staff accommodation shared areas and private rooms when an employee moves out.
  • Support with any additional tasks
Skills and Experience
  • Valid Driving License is crucial
  • Experience with industrial cleaning equipment and products would be beneficial.
  • Good physical healthy and stamina
  • Ability to work both as a team and using your own initiative
  • Ability to follow instruction
  • Attention to detail
Benefits: Excellent Benefits package available from day one including:

  • Exceptional working environment, fresh estate grown meal provided each day
  • 15% discount on ecommerce and free delivery
  • 30% discount in the shops across the estate
  • 30% discount at restaurants across the estate
  • 30% discount on Newt cyder and Babylonstoren wine
  • 50% discount in the Spa
  • Discounted hotel stays for staff
  • Family pass to access the estate when accompanied by you
  • Family Events 3 times per year
  • Access to internal/external training qualifications and programmes
  • Cross Training and career development opportunities

Salary £10 / Hour
Plus Tips
Schedule Part Time
Location A359, Hadspen, Bruton, Castle Cary BA7 7NG, UK
Expiry date Sun, 06 Feb 2022

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Job Overview
  • Salary
    £10 ph
  • Job Category
    Cleaning / Housekeeping
Job Location