Join Our Team

Join Our Team

Nestled in the heart of the beautiful, peaceful and historic Cotswold village of Asthall located just outside Burford. The Inn dates back to the 17th Century and in times gone by was a coaching inn with its own smithy. The Maytime has six guest bedrooms, and the Restaurant and Bar are popular with destinations for diners and drinkers from far afield. The picturesque garden and terrace make this an ideal outside dining spot over the warmer months.

If you would like to be part of our truly unique business – we would love to hear from you. Please send us your CV today by email on [email protected].

Job Description

JOB TYPE: SOUS CHEF

The Maytime Inn’s family is growing, and we are looking for a passionate and experienced Sous Chef to join the team in Burford, Oxfordshire.
Full-time contract, average 48 hours per week, salary up to approx. £30,000 pa. including service charge. Live-in accommodation is available if required.

ABOUT YOU:
As our Sous Chef, you’ll be a natural leader, a talented Chef with a passion for great quality organic produce. You will be responsible for the day to day to management of a high performing Kitchen team, menu development and all H&S standards. Your passion for exceptional food quality will be infectious. You’ll work alongside our Head Chef to be “best in class” showcasing local producers along with signature ingredients from the Daylesford estate.

We are fully flexible to look at candidates with varying experience as a Sous Chef.

WE OFFER:
Competitive salary plus service charge
The opportunity to work with an amazing and dedicated team
Training and development to advance your career
Up to 28 days holiday (incl. bank holiday)
30% company discount
Stakeholder pension scheme
Subsidised private medical insurance
Free uniform

MAIN REPSPONSIBILITIES:
To deliver and champion The Maytime Inn standards
To set the example of exceptional food quality
Deliver dishes to set specification
Training and development of the Kitchen team
To communicate effectively with the Front of House regarding the daily menu.
Achieving food revenue targets and budget cost for kitchen
Work alongside the Head Chef to develop all food and beverage offerings

Job Description

JOB TYPE: HOUSEKEEPER

The Maytime Inn’s family is growing, and we are looking for a passionate and experienced Housekeeper to join the team.
Full & Part-time contracts available, salary is £9.50 per hour.  Live-in accommodation is available if required.

ABOUT YOU:
As our Housekeeper, you’ll be responsible for delivering exceptional service to our guests using our beautiful rooms. You will clean the rooms daily ensuring high standards are maintained at all times. You will also support the Management team with other housekeeping duties in the Restaurant and Bar area.

WE OFFER:
30% company discount
Competitive salary plus service charge
The opportunity to work with an amazing and dedicated team
Training and development to advance your career
Up to 28 days holiday (incl. bank holiday)
Stakeholder pension scheme
Subsidised private medical insurance
Free uniform

MAIN REPSPONSIBILITIES:
Ensure rooms are cleaned and cared upholding the company standards
Ensure public areas are maintained on a daily basis
Dealing with all guest enquiries appropriately
Maintaining standards within communal areas
Supporting the wider management team with ad hoc duties

Job Description

JOB TYPE: FULL-TIME & PART-TIME FRONT OF HOUSE STAFF
Competitive rates of pay.

The Maytime inn has some fantastic opportunities for both Full-Time and Part-Time Front of House Staff.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Providing exceptional standards of service to guests and residents
  • Supporting the General Manager and Supervisor in the day to day running of the business
  • Interacting with customers to take reservations and answer questions both face to face and over the phone

REQUIREMENTS:

  •  A love for gin, beer, wine and great fresh food
  • Previous experience preferable
  • A passion for providing great service
  • A confident, self-motivated, driven person willing to learn and progress in the industry
  • Attention to detail and consistency in high-pressure situations
  • Be reliable and willing to work hard to achieve your goals
  • Show a level of flexibility and adaptability to meet the requirements of the role

BENEFITS:

  • Competitive salary
  • Great tips
  • Staff discount
  • Meals during shifts
  • Working as part of a small team so you will get plenty of one on one time with the Management Team
  • Great staff incentives package
  • Flexible working hours
  • If this sounds like the next challenge you have been looking for and you are willing to play a key role in a hardworking, enthusiastic young team please apply now by sending us your CV

*Please note live in is not available. Due to our rural location, applicants will need to be able to arrange their own transportation*

We aim to attract, recruit and develop people from a wide range of backgrounds, with different perspectives, ideas and experiences. We seek to create a productive environment, representative of different cultures and groups, where everyone has an equal chance to succeed. If you feel you need any reasonable adjustments to be made in order to apply for a vacancy at The Maytime Inn, please contact the Recruitment Team by [email protected].