Front of House Manager

Old Down Country Park are looking for a full-time front of house manager to oversee the running of the bar, weddings and corporate events.

This role will be 45 hours a week including evenings and weekends. Overtime may be available during busy periods, and hours may vary according to bookings, or planned functions/events.


Reporting to: Head of Operations

Daily Responsibilities:

  • Ensuring an excellent customer experience for all our visitors
  • Responsible for all aspects of the day-to-day operations involved in weddings and corporate events
  • Front of House Management of our bar and manor house
  • Train, guide and motivate the staff
  • Maintain and improve standards in customer service, hygiene and quality at all times
  • Health and Safety of staff and customers, emergency procedures
  • Maintain and improve staffing level costs and maximise efficiency
  • Further responsibilities include bar stock ordering and rotation, cashing up and delegation of tasks.

Required skills and experience:

  • Previous experience of working in a customer service environment on a management level is essential -previous experience in bar management is beneficial
  • To be highly motivated with a good eye for detail and cleanliness
  • Excellent communication skills
  • To be supportive to colleagues, organised and calm under pressure
  • The ability work at speed while being patient with and supportive to our younger team members

Old Down Estate
Foxholes Lane
BS32 4PG

Tel: 01454 414081 (Office)
Facebook: Old Down Manor