Industry Vacancies

Industry Vacancies



Tour Guide vacancies for guides based in any of following locations: London, Bath, Stratford upon Avon, Oxford, Lacock Abbey, Highclere Castle, Cotswolds or Blenheim Palace, Chawton

Visit Oxford Tours is based in Oxford but runs tours in other destinations via main website plus via other websites too.

Tour guides wanted for casual work paid, as & when bookings, to guide one or more of ANY of the following types of guided tours below. Training provided but training is not paid for. 

Pay rate is from £15-20/hour + any work related expenses + any tips + £10 bonus on any 4 start or 5 star tripadvisor reviews. Tours last from 2-3 hours. Busiest days will be weekend afternoons. You are free to accept or decline bookings, as suits you. Currently, customers on most tours must book at least 24 hours in advance, so you will have at least that much notice on most tours we run.

- Harry Potter film sites tour (London or Oxford or Lacock Abbey)

- Food tasting & sightseeing walking tours (all cities, especially London)

- General historical walking tours (all locations)

- Literary walking tours (all locations)

- Shakespeare & theatre related tour (London, Oxford or Stratford upon Avon)

- Inspector Morse Oxford tours or Midsome Murder Cotswolds tours

- Jane Austen life & times walking tours in either Bath or Chawton


TO APPLY, CONTACT:  Alasdair de Voil,

Text and call 07955482637 or email


Mercure Winchester Wessex Hotel 

Events and Sales Co-ordinator - Full time  - Events and Sales Co-ordinator

Job Purpose: To promptly handle all event enquiries, ensuring prompt conversion to
confirmed bookings whilst maximizing the revenue for all space on hold. Ensure that
throughout your own work and team contribution that your monthly budgets are
achieved. To fully understand and perform job duties and responsibilities as well as
personal competencies as described below, working with your team to deliver
outstanding customer service.
To provide a professional and efficient complete wedding service, including enquiry
handling, initial and subsequent wedding show-rounds and driving booking conversion.
Establishing a close rapport with each Bride and Groom to ensure the service we deliver
exceeds their expectations. To deliver and exceed hotel’s annual wedding financial

Click here for further details 





Parham is one of England’s finest examples of an Elizabethan House and contains important collections of paintings, furniture and needlework. It has been open to visitors since 1948 and it is also well known for its beautiful garden. The surrounding 865 acre estate, which includes a deer park, is set at the foot of the South Downs. Parham has always been a much-loved family home. Now owned by a Charitable Trust, Parham Park Limited (PPL), the house is lived in by Lady Emma Barnard, her husband James and their family and welcomes some 25,000 visitors each year.

Parham currently has 3 vacancies, Welcome Team Assistant, click here for further details, Events and Administrative Assistant Job Description, click here for further details, Parham Seasonal Hospitality Operative, click here for further details.

These positions have now been filled





Badar International Study Centre, Queens University (Canada) 

We are delighted to announce a part-time opening for an Experiential Learning Assistant at Queen’s University Bader International Study Centre ( The position will run for three months from January 2017.

This position is a wonderful opportunity for anybody with some experience in the field of travel and tourism. The appointed candidate will work with the Experiential Learning department in the staffing and delivery of field study trips organised as part of our Experiential Learning programme.

Click here for further information



The Weald & Downland Living Museum is currently recruiting for five new roles, all based at the Museum’s beautiful 40-acre site in Singleton, near Chichester. 2017 will be an extremely exciting year in the Museum’s history, as it opens the doors to its spectacular new HLF funded visitor centre, shop and waterside café at Easter, adds new buildings to its Designated collection and expands its offering for family visitors through several new and engaging spaces.

Applications should be made by sending a CV and covering letter to Applications close at 5pm on Friday 27th January 2017 and interviews will take place the following week.

Fundraising Development Manger

Full-time 12-month contract
£22,000-£24,000 per annum FTE
Click here to read the job profile.

People & Culture Manager

£30,000-£35,000 per annum
Click here to read the job profile.

Finance Assistant

£18,000-£20,000 per annum
Click here to read the job profile.

Chef Manager

£24,000-£28,000 per annum
Click here to read the job profile.

Gateway Engagement Officer

Full- time, fixed-term contract
Up to £22,000 per annum FTE
Click here to read the job profile.

Full details of the roles and application forms can be found on the Museum’s website.




The Milk House is village pub in Sissinghurst with a reputation for great food. We pride ourselves on our menus, which change with the seasons to make the most of the freshest produce from local suppliers.

As our business continues to grow, we’re looking for talented and enthusiastic chefs of all abilities to join our kitchen team. If you’re a strong team player who’s prepared to work hard in a busy environment, we’d love to hear from you.

Opportunities for training and/or accommodation are available for the right like-minded people.

Click here for further information. 

Closes 04 Aug 2016




Events Co-ordinator

As the Events Co-ordinator you will be involved in exciting major weekend events and will organise and co-ordinate rallies and smaller events.

It is essential you have a good understanding of computer programmes as well as detailed inputting, cash handling and organisational experience. Much of our working is dealing with clients and the public either on the phone or face to face so excellent interpersonal skills are also required.

Do you have relevant experience of organising and co-ordinating big outdoor events? Then come and join our busy team. This position will require you to work many weekends from May to September.

For an application form and job description please visit or contact Beverley Pearce, Personnel Manager, Beaulieu Enterprises Ltd, John Montagu Building, Beaulieu, SO42 7ZN. Telephone 01590 614681 or email:

Closing Date: 18 July 2016





Clerk of Works - Full or Part-time 


Working under the direction of the Resident Agent and with the Building Services Manager you will plan and implement the Estate’s maintenance and small scale improvement programme through the effective use of contractors and working within budgets. You will oversee projects and contractors ensuring compliance with CDM regulations and all Health and Safety requirements for contractors and maintenance staff. In addition you will prepare budgets for projects and ensure delivery within agreed timescales. You will assist the Resident Agent with planning applications and other building related projects across the Estate.


To apply for this position please download an application form from our website at . Alternatively please email or call 01590 614681 if you would like an application form posted to you.


Closing date: 25 July 2016 - Please quote reference number V44






Front of House Assistant


We require a Front of House Assistant to work in Buckler’s Hard visitor attraction including the Captain’s Cabin Tea Rooms, Gift Shop, Admissions and our Ice Cream Kiosk. 


Working as part of an experienced and dedicated team you will be expected to provide the highest level of customer service, complying with the Food Hygiene regulations and following Health and Safety procedures. 


The successful applicant must be prepared to work in a busy environment, on their own or as part of a team and have a flexible approach to working patterns. Hours will be variable and will include weekend working. The likely hours out of season will be approximately 15 hours per week, increasing to full time hours during the season (Easter until September). 


Ideally the successful applicant will have some catering experience. 


Most of all you will be expected to be enthusiastic, have a ‘can do’ attitude and have the ability to promote a welcoming environment to enhance the visitor experience. 


To apply for this position please download an application form from our website at . Alternatively please email or call 01590 614681 if you would like an application form posted to you. 


Closing date: 25 July 2016 - Please quote reference number V45



Please quote ref: V42


Seasonal Gardener/Grounds Maintenance

We are looking for a seasonal gardener/grounds maintenance person to assist with the day to day upkeep and maintenance of the gardens, grounds and parkland to a high standard in all 120 acres across multiple sites throughout the Estate.

The successful candidate will undertake all aspects of gardening and ground maintenance as well as a significant amount of mowing and striming.  You will be working a minimum of a 40 hour week with an established team of gardeners in all weather conditions and would need to be physically fit and able to work as part of a team or independently. It is anticipated this seasonal position will continue until the end of September.

Please contact Kelvin Yapp, Head Gardener on email for further information.

To apply for this position please download an application form from our website at . Alternatively please email or call 01590 614681 if you would like an application form posted to you.

Closing Date:   11 July 2016


Please quote ref: V43



Maidstone - Great people, great place, great opportunity

Maidstone Borough Council is looking to recruit for a new role which will oversee the daily operations of both Maidstone Museum and Tyrwhitt-Drake Museum of Carriages, with a specific focus on developing our retail and tourism departments.

Operations Supervisor - Click here for the full job description.

To apply for the position please visit and complete the online application form or by phone on 01622 602555.

Closing Date: Sunday 3rd July 2016 





British Airways i360 in Brighton, is getting ready to open this summer and will have over 100 jobs up for grabs with a mixture of full-time and part-time positions working different shifts, including evenings, weekends and Bank Holidays.

Click here for further information and how to apply.




Denbies Wine Estate, England largest vineyard in the UK is currently recruiting for an experience Chef De Partie and a Sous Chef.  

Previous Chef de Partie or Sous Chef Experience Required in Banqueting & Restaurants. Salary negotiable depending on experience.

This is a 7 day operations where you will be required to work 5 days out of 7 on a rota basis, this will also include weekends and evenings, you will be contracted to 40 hours per week. The role offers some fantastic benefits:

On site car park; 28 days annual leave; Pension Scheme; Discount across our Gift Shop and Restaurants; On site Gym 

For further information please contact, Natacha Mudoo, HR Manager, DL: 01306 734655, E:




Farmer Gow's is a busy and seasonally diverse farm business with a multi-skilled and trained staff. Teamwork is very important to the business, as is a strong work ethic.

Recruiting now;

Assistant Farm Manager



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