• Placement
  • OX9 2JW
  • Jun 30, 2018


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Oxford Belfry
Oxford Belfry, Milton Common, Nr Thame, Oxfordshire, OX9 2JW

  • Job RefRBH1296
  • BranchOxford Belfry
  • LocationOxford Belfry
  • Salary/BenefitsUp to £7.50 per hour
  • Contract typeFixed Term
  • HoursFull Time
  • Shift patternShifts will include evenings and weekends
  • Hours per week40
  • Posted date14/11/2017
  • Closing date30/06/2018

At the Oxford Belfry, one of the most consistent feedback comments we get from our guests is how welcoming and friendly our staff are. And it’s no wonder, because our hotel is simply a fantastic place to work. Whether you live in or out, you’ll be an important member of the team from day one. We have a brilliant communication network and everyone feels that they are an important part of the team. Our hotel is a place to be genuinely proud of, where we work hard together but have a lot of fun too. Our people are passionate about their roles and we’re passionate about ensuring they enjoy working with us.

Please be aware of our remote Oxfordshire countryside location with limited transport services to Oxford City Centre.

The Exciting Opportunity

The position of General Hospitality University Placement will commence at The Oxford Belfry Hotel in the spring of 2018.  The ideal candidate will be currently studying a Hospitality based degree and will be looking for a 12 month placement, as part of your course.  You will work across the different departments as a team member, to help gain a real flavour of all that the hotel industry has to offer. The successful applicant for this role will deliver excellent customer service, have a positive ‘can do’ attitude, be willing to learn and show that they care.

Where Will You Be Working?

The Oxford Belfry Hotel is set in 17 acres of ground, located less than half an hour’s drive from the historic city of Oxford.  With conference facilities catering for over 900 delegates at any one time, this hotel caters for a range of guests, coming for business or leisure.  Whether guests are joining us for a spa break or a business meeting, this is a home from home environment and our team are sure to provide the friendliest of welcomes.  With modern leisure and spa facilities and a relaxed restaurant and bar, this is the perfect hotel for both meetings and a family break.  This hotel features 98 spacious bedrooms that are sure to wow any guest.  We pride ourselves on investing in our people and delivering outstanding customer service.
What’s In It For You?

People love to work with Redefine|BDL Hotels because…

  • We focus on health, wellbeing and our communities
  • Our people are truly engaged at work
  • There’s open, clear communication from the top
  • We’ve got great career development opportunities
  • There’s a culture of transformation and innovation

We will give you a competitive salary and opportunities to learn new skills and grow your career. You will receive a benefits package that includes;

  • Discounted hotel room rates for you AND your friends and family that will make you really popular!
  • Incentive programmes
  • Money off high street retailers
  • Flexible working arrangements because we know your life comes first
  • Free meals on duty

What Are We Looking For?

We are looking for someone who can communicate well with others, can carry out instructions, is able to pay close attention to detail and will commit to providing outstanding service to our guests. Experience of working in the hospitality industry is preferable but full training is provided.

The Bigger Picture

The Oxford Belfry is managed by Redefine|BDL Hotels; an independent hotel management company, working in partnership with six of the most prestigious hotel brands including IHG, Hilton, Starwood, Accor, Marriot and Wyndham. At Redefine|BDL we stand out from our peers, transforming hotels to perform exceptionally.
So if you have the ambition to continuously improve, deliver results with excellence, show that you care and act with integrity then come and join us, this is just the job for you!