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Here you can view the available jobs at Hever Castle & Gardens.

It takes a great team with wide-ranging skills to look after and manage the Hever Castle Estate. From visitor experience executive to events coordinator, we’ve got something for everyone. Are you passionate, hardworking, and social? If so, take a look at our vacancies.

restaurant associates

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Venue & Accommodation

golf & Wellbeing

conaglen estate in scotland (partner estate)

Employment Benefits

  • Pension scheme
  • Complimentary tickets for family and friends
  • Subsidised catering
  • Discount from our retail outlets
  • Uniform (where applicable)
  • Complimentary golf on the 9 hole course

Waiting, Catering Assistants & Concession Staff

Shifts are available immediately. 

As a Catering Assistant, you will undertake a variety of tasks within the catering facility including; serving hot & cold food, hot and cold drinks, clearing tables, refreshment service, operating the till & cash handling.

We are looking for team members who are:

  • Available to work weekdays and weekends
  • Enthusiastic and willing to learn
  • Good communicators
  • Efficient multi-taskers
  • Good at taking initiative
  • Reliable and friendly
  • Consistency and flexibility in approach to work.

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sous chef

We are looking for a talented, enthusiastic and experienced Sous Chef to lead our dedicated catering team, who produce outstanding food using the finest and freshest ingredients in this highly prestigious unit.

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chef de partie

We are currently looking for an enthusiastic and experienced Chef de Partie to join our team at Hever Castle.

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kitchen porter

We’re currently recruiting a kitchen porter. Responsibilities include washing pots and pans, keeping floors clean, sanitising food preparation areas and occasionally helping with food prep work. If you think you’ll enjoy the buzz of a busy kitchen, we’d like to meet you.

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catering and events supervisor

As a Supervisor, you are at the heart of our operation. We are looking for individuals who share our energy and passion and will contribute to our ongoing success.

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bed and breakfast receptionist (part time)

Hever Castle is looking for a part time Bed and Breakfast Receptionist to work alongside a team of dedicated professionals who strive to exceed customers’ expectations.

The ideal candidate will be required to work on a four-day week: Friday to Monday inclusive.

This role is to work shifts 8:00-16:30/ 9:00-17:30/11:00-19:00 to be shared with the other coordinators.

This role is available with an immediate start. Discover more about Hever Castle’s Bed and Breakfast here.

To apply please send a covering letter and CV to

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Housekeeping Assistant (Part time and full time)

Hever Castle is looking for both part time and full time Housekeeping staff. The Housekeeping team play a critical role in making sure our guests are wowed when they walk into one of our fabulous rooms.

You will be required to work such hours as are reasonably necessary to perform your duties to include weekends, however a high degree of flexibility to fit around you with a range of hours on offer. 

Shift times vary from 08:00 and 10:00 starts to 14:00 and 16:00 finishes. 

This role is available with an immediate start. Discover more about Hever Castle’s Bed and Breakfast here.

To apply please send your CV to

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Demi Chef De Partie at The Waterside

Hever Castle Golf & Wellbeing is looking to recruit an enthusiastic Demi Chef de Partie to work within our small but busy team, providing a quality service to our Members, guests and visitors.

You must be flexible with working hours and be able to work weekends and evenings. On-site private accommodation may be available; please enquire for details. A competitive salary is offered for this position, based on an average of 45 hours per week. The position provides the ideal work/life balance, offering straight shifts with rotas provided one month in advance.

Other benefits include:

  • Pension
  • Full uniform
  • Golf & Wellbeing discounts, plus passes to Hever Castle for friends and family


  • At least 1 years’ experience within a professional kitchen
  • Knowledge and experience of working on a pass
  • NVQ in catering hospitality or equivalent preferred but not essential

To apply for this role please send your CV to


housekeeping staff

Are you looking for something different?

Would you like to experience life on a Traditional Sporting Estate in the Highlands Off Scotland?

We are looking to recruit one, possibly two, seasonal members of staff to join our housekeeping team at Conaglen House, Ardgour, near Fort William, PH33 7AH. Accommodation would be provided in adjacent shared staff quarters.

Shifts are available immediately and the employment period could extend to Mid November 2022, but we would consider employing staff for a shorter period e.g. to tie in with return dates to University in September 2022.

Employment could be offered again from March 2023 if the right candidate(s) are found and discussion relating to extending the accommodation during the Winter period would be possible.

As a member of our housekeeping team, you will undertake a variety daily and weekly changeover tasks primarily in Conaglen House, but also in our other local holiday letting properties on the Estate.

Previous experience would be beneficial but not necessary.

We are looking for team members who are:

• Enthusiastic and willing to learn
• Good communicators
• Efficient multi-taskers
• Good at taking initiative
• Reliable and friendly
• Working weekends and evenings will be a necessity
• Driving license and own car not essential, but would be beneficial, as Conaglen is located in a remote location with poor public transport links.

The roles could suit two individuals or a couple and depending on experience and capabilities of the candidates we may consider extending the duties offered from housekeeping duties alone to also assisting in our multi-disciplinary maintenance and gardening teams.

Candidates should apply in writing to

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