JOB OPPORTUNITIES WITH HOOK NORTON

WORK WITH US

As an independent, family owned company Hook Norton Brewery is always looking for motivated individuals who are keen to work hard within a small but committed team of people who are passionate about what they do and what they produce.

Hook Norton is an equal opportunities employer.

CURRENT VACANCIES

The Crown Inn, Benson.

Assistant Manager

The newest acquisition of the Hook Norton Brewery, The Crown inn Benson is currently undergoing major refurbishment and set to open mid-September with a major focus on fresh seasonal food and quality beverages. We are looking for an experienced, enthusiastic and passionate Assistant manager to join from late August

The Hook Norton brewery company, which is a passionate family business that takes the very best of its handcrafted brewing heritage and combines it with a thoroughly modern approach to create a range of real ales for today’s drinkers to enjoy. Hook Norton Brewery also have thirty-six pubs that are at the heart of many local communities serving great drink and food to the region. This is an exciting new venture as you will be assisting not only with the opening but will also be helping develop a new team, participating in the recruitment process and have opportunities to progress within the business.

As Assistant manager at The Crown inn you will be responsible for the daily running of the pub; this includes the ability to teach and pass on skills and knowledge to other team members, ensure standards are constantly maintained to an excellent level and be ready to deputise for the general manager while working closely with the floor team to create the best possible customer experience.

The role would suit an existing Assistant Manager or a strong supervisor looking to take the next step in their career who is passionate about ensuring the business is successful.

Duties will include:

Day to day running of shifts
Opening and closing of business
Rota management
Stock management
Staff training
Recruitment
Driving the business
Running in house incentives

Why should you work for us?

– Generous annual salary
– Free meals whilst on shift
– Free onsite parking
-Twenty-eight days holiday
– Inhouse incentives
– Company benefits- this includes 33% discount on food and drink at any Hook Norton managed pubs for yourself and guests, discounts on Hook Norton managed accommodation and a variety of discounts on Hook Norton brewery products.
– Opportunities to progress within The Hook Norton brewery company

To apply please send your mailto: Manager@thecrownatbenson.co.uk

Head Chef

We are looking for an experienced Head Chef to join from late August who will be at the centre of our vision going forward, having a leading role in creating menus and using their flair to produce seasonal specials using locally sourced produce.

As head chef at The Crown inn you will be responsible for the daily running of the kitchen whilst working with the General Manager to create a committed team of chefs.

Duties will include:

-Creating imaginative menus using fresh, locally sourced ingredients
-Competent understanding of all regulations, food hygiene and guidelines
-Experience and knowledge of GP’s and stock management.
-A genuine passion for delivering top quality dishes
-Motivated to help develop and inspire your team of chefs to become future leaders.
-Excellent communication and leadership skills
-Being a pivotal part in staff training and development before the opening.

Why should you work for us?

– Generous annual salary
– Free meals whilst on shift
– Free onsite parking
– Twenty-eight days holiday
– Inhouse incentives
– Company benefits- this includes 33% discount on food and drink at any Hook Norton managed pubs for yourself and guests, discounts on Hook Norton managed accommodation and a variety of discounts on Hook Norton brewery products.

To apply please send your mailto: Manager@thecrownatbenson.co.uk