Jobs at The Fox & Hounds

Work at The Fox & Hounds

The Fox and Hounds Country Hotel has built its reputation on a warm, friendly, relaxed atmosphere, and this begins with our staff. We believe firmly that when staff enjoy coming to work, make a meaningful contribution and have the opportunity to learn, grow and develop, it creates a positive environment that both guests and staff can enjoy.

We are an equal opportunities employer and believe in a respectful, supportive workplace, where every member of the team is important and team members have a strong desire to see each other, and the business, succeed and grow.

If you have a positive attitude, friendly disposition, a willingness to learn, and a desire to contribute to building something amazing, then we would love to hear from you. Our current job openings are listed below, but even if you don’t see the perfect role, please don’t hesitate to send us your CV and tell us a bit about yourself, skills and area of interest, so we can contact you if a suitable opportunity arises.

For job applications or enquiries, please email  or use the enquiries and application form at the bottom of the page.


Sorry, we don’t have any current openings at the moment, but for enquiries or to send us your CV for future consideration, please email  or use the enquiries and application form below.

Chef de Partie/Commis Chef

We have a vacancy for one or two energetic Chef de Partie/ Commis chefs to join our talented team. The Chef de Partie will be able to participate in menu decisions, the trialling of new dishes and training on new techniques in our large airy and well equipped kitchen.

These are full time permanent positions which may be job shared and will include both daytime and evening shifts.

Reporting to the Head Chef and Sous Chef, the successful candidate will be talented and creative with a passion for culinary excellence and a desire to learn new skills on different sections.

Formal culinary training or equivalent experience required.

Front of House

We are seeking experienced Front of House staff to work in the restaurant and bar of The Fox and Hounds Country Hotel. As a public facing representative of the hotel, smart appearance and a friendly outgoing disposition are important as is your ability to help ensure guests are well looked after.   

The positions may be offered on a Full Time or regular part time basis and shifts are available both morning and evening. 

Shift/Bar Manager (F/T)

We are seeking a Shift Manager with a specialty in bar management. Working as part of a team of Shift Managers, you will be responsible for the delivery of front of house services during the period of your shift, including meal service, light reception duties and bar management.

Reporting to the General Manager and overseeing a team of front of house staff, the ideal candidate will have extensive experience working in hospitality with bar and dining facilities and have experience in a supervisory role.

Kitchen Porter (P/T or Shifts)

We are seeking a Kitchen Porter to join our team at the Fox & Hounds. This position is offered on a part time or shift basis and may be suitable for more than one candidate.

Working in a busy commercial kitchen you will be responsible for washing, drying and restacking kitchen and service wares and assisting with general kitchen functions. For candidates who are interested, there may be opportunities to assist with food preparation and presentation and/or Front of House activities.

Job Enquiries and Applications Form

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