Full Time Night Porter, Lavenham

The Swan at Lavenham Hotel & Spa

The Hotel Folk are looking to employee experienced and dependable Night Porter’s to join our friendly team at The Swan at Lavenham

Night Porter at The Swan Hotel & Spa
Full-time, Permanent
Salary: £8.21 ph

Vacancy for: Night Porter

We are looking for a full time Night Porter, 11pm to 7am, to provide all guests and potential guests with friendly, efficient customer service at all times, so that they receive a positive impression of the company. You would be working 5 nights out of 7 each week, on a rota, allowing for one weekend off out of three.

We offer excellent company benefits, which include up to 50% off accommodation and dining in our 6 hotels, 28 days holiday increasing with service, free golf, Simply Health healthcare scheme and Edenred, an online platform for perks, discounts and benefits.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Respond to guest and customer requests courteously and efficiently at all times.
  • Be aware of all arrivals/departures, functions, special events and special requests.
  • Record any transactions accurately for room accounts
  • Ensure that all requests for wake up calls and newspapers are met and that charges are recorded accordingly.
  • Report and record any maintenance issues accurately and efficiently.
  • Know regular guest’s preferences and their specials needs.
  • Offer guests assistance with luggage.
  • Prepare Dining and Meeting Rooms,set function rooms to the required standards
  • Prepare tables for breakfast and set up drinks tables

Other Responsibilities:

  • Serving drinks in the bar to resident guests outside of normal bar hours.
  • Cleaning duties throughout the ground floor area, ladies, gents toilets, entrance staircases as per duty checklist and back of house areas.
  • Patrolling the hotel corridors at hourly intervals.
  • Patrolling the hotel exterior at least twice a night.
  • Follow lock up procedure as efficiently and precisely as possible.
  • Serving tea, coffee, providing a room service facility for beverages