The Jura Hotel, Craighouse, Isle of Jura PA60 7XU

© 2010-2019 The Jura Hotel Company Ltd

Do something different

With just two hundred people, one pub and a whole lot of wilderness, spending a summer on the Isle of Jura isn't for everyone...but if you think you'll like it, you'll probably love it. Working on Jura is not just about becoming part of our strong hotel team, but part of the wider community of the island too. 

Expect adventurous days off, wild ceilidhs and a constantly changing mix of interesting guests.

We are recruiting now for seasonal staff 2020 to start between March and May until October.

We only employ energetic, articulate and interested individuals with an infallible work ethic, solid, relevant experience, fluent English and great references. You must also have an NI number and UK bank account and be prepared to work six days a week.

 

We welcome applications from couples 

and single people. Accommodation is provided.

Please take a look at the roles below and apply if you think we'd suit each other.

EU NATIONALS

Scotland did not vote for Brexit.

EU nationals are and will always be welcome to work at the Jura Hotel.

If you are employed by us when (if) Brexit happens, we will help you apply for whatever visa is necessary to work for the rest of the season and beyond.

You are welcome in Scotland.

Housekeeper

THE ROLE

Working as part of the housekeeping team to clean guest bedrooms, the pub, hotel lounges and common areas.

 

Cleaning the campsite shower-block.

 

Being part of the wider hotel team and diving in wherever needed.

 

Depending on skill set, doing several additional shifts a week as breakfast and/or evening waiting.

Running the in-house laundry including doing much of the ironing, operating the rotary iron.

 

March-October 2020.

Staff accommodation available.

Housekeeper

YOU

Meticulously clean & tidy

Experience managing your own home or in professional housekeeping

Self-motivated

Comfortable following procedures

Have the right balance of energy and attention to detail

Work with a sense of urgency

TO APPLY

Hit the button below and send your CV, cover note and photo

Housekeeping Supervisor

THE ROLE

Leading the housekeeping team - organising the rota according to business requirements, 

taking responsibility for the team's actions, identifying development needs of team members and training appropriately, giving feedback where necessary.

Ordering housekeeping supplies.

Organising staff accommodation changeovers.

Being an active member of the housekeeping team by doing all elements of the Housekeeper role (see above)

 

March-October 2020.

Staff accommodation available.

Housekeeping Supervisor

YOU

Meticulously clean & tidy

Previous experience as a housekeeper

Ideally, supervisor experience

Have the highest standards of cleanliness

Have discretion

Able to understand the bigger picture and act accordingly

Able to manage with integrity, empathy and emotional 

intelligence and to lead by example

TO APPLY

Hit the button below and send your CV, cover note and photo

Sous Chef

THE ROLE

Deputising on HC's day off: motivating & leading the team, costing up, creating specials and menu items, ordering stock.

Share of breakfast shifts (usually two per week).

Training other team members.

Running the pass and stepping into other sections as required.

Following HACCAP procedures.

 

March-October 2020

Staff accommodation available

Sous Chef

YOU

Experience in a similar role 

Excellent communicator & team player

Accurate, organised

Solid technical skills; enjoy cooking with fresh ingredients; imaginative

TO APPLY

Hit the button below and send your CV and cover note

Bar / Waiting

THE ROLE

Waiting tables in the restaurant, pub & lounge bar

 

Operating the till system

Making barista coffees

Serving drinks in the bar

Staff accommodation available

 

March-October 2020

Staff accommodation available

Bar / Waiting

YOU

Flexible & hardworking

Excellent communicator & team player

Have good presentation

Be able to talk about the food and drink menus with conviction and interest

Be assured yet humble, interested, personable and enthusiastic 

TO APPLY

Hit the button below and send your CV, cover note and photo