Night Porter

We are looking for a Night Porter to join our successful team.

At Old Down Estate, we cater for high end weddings and events as well as a country park cafe and hotel. For this reason we are looking for people who can adapt easily, work hard and who take a pride in their work.

Working as part of a highly skilled team delivering high end weddings and events this job role requires a self motivated, reliable and professional individual, to carry our the below role:

The role of the Night Porter:

  • Assist with any issues that in-house overnight guests may have.
  • Ensure all of the crockery, cutlery and glasses are washed and put away in the correct places ready for use the next day.
  • Maintain a high level cleanliness at all times.
  • Help deliver exceptional service.
  • Set-up for the following days event, this will include the setting up and laying of tables, including ironing of table cloths and polishing cutlery and glasses. This will also include some general cleaning, ensuring the building is ready for breakfast.
  • Breakfast set-up and service.
  • Assist with the smooth running of a busy operation by turning your hand to anything that is required.

Please be aware that you will need your own transport as our location (BS32 4PG) is not accessible via public transport.

Good progression opportunities available for the right candidates.

Preferable but not essential skills:

  • Someone with experience of waiting and kitchen skills
  • First Aid Qualified.


  • Flexible working hours
  • Discounted/free food
  • On-site parking

Job Types: Full-time, Contract

Salary: £9.00 to £9.50 /hour


  • Discounted/free food
  • On-site parking

Job Types: Part-time, Permanent

Salary: £10.00 /hour