About EMPLOYER NAME
"Hotels should be living things not stuffy institutions" maintain Tim and Kit Kemp, owners of Firmdale Hotels. There are eight boutique hotels in London and two in New York. The high standards of excellence and unique townhouse style of decoration have over the years added up to a winning combination. Kit Kemp has designed the interiors of each hotel in her unique personal way which reflects a fresh, modern English style.
Firmdale Hotels strives for the highest level of guest satisfaction and employees are part of an award winning team that takes service to a superior level. Firmdale is a market leader and rapidly expanding company that can offer rewarding career opportunities. Each employee is valued and considered key to the company's future success.
Our culture suits down to earth, genuinely friendly, ambitious and hardworking people. If you want to be noticed and recognised for your individual contribution then this is the company for you.
Careers with Firmdale Hotels
Firmdale Hotels is looking for individuals to grow and help it to continue to grow to be the best at what it does – offering world-class, personal service in its restaurants, bars and hotels in London and New York It values the hard work, contribution and opinions each member of the its team makes, embraces their unique qualities and encourages individuality.Learning Programmes include a Graduate Management Programme, Chef and Hospitality Team Member apprenticeships, Supervisor and Management Development Programmes accredited by the ILM. The Firmdale Learning Directory lists over 100 internal and external courses covering Operational Knowledge and Service Skills, Leadership, Personal development and People management on offer to all the team.
Moving around the Company and promotion from within is encouraged with all team members receiving regular reviews and personal development plans. For those employees seeking a career path, the opportunities to grow and develop are available and accessible.
Potential Roles at Firmdale Hotels
Within the UK, front line job opportunities available are:
Firmdale offers a chef apprentice programme working with Straight A for chefs starting out in their careers. Our programme includes working in one of our West End Kitchens, a chef mentor, supplier visits, masterclasses and regular apprentice group activities.
Firmdale offers apprenticeships for commis chef, chef de partie and hospitality team member for employees working with Umbrella.
Current vacancy lists can be found at www.firmdalehotels.com and follow the link to the careers page.
We are delighted to have been recognised by the hospitality industry for some of the great work our teams have done. To name a few of our recent awards and accolades;
Perks of The Job
I love my job because...
"I have only been part of the team for a few months and immediately felt welcome. So far, it has been the most positive and supportive experience"
"I’ve worked here for over 20 years and I still feel proud and inspired as ever working for Firmdale"
"Amazing company to work for who care about their teams development and respect their work life balance. Great career paths and personal development planning in place to promote from within"
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