Jobs at The Walnut Tree Hotel, North Petherton

When available, we will publish details of any staff vacancies on this page. If you would like to be considered, please send your CV to and we will keep your details on file for any appropriate future vacancies.

Weekend Receptionist

An enthusiastic receptionist is required. The successful candidate will support the Reception Manager by covering shifts as required between Friday and Monday.

This role involves welcoming hotel guests in a professional and courteous manner while efficiently communicating with all departments within the business. Therefore strong communication competencies are vital for this role.

Duties include checking guests in and out of the hotel, managing room sales as well as restaurant reservations, taking all incoming telephone calls for the hotel, managing guest accounts and ensuring they meet the terms of their corporate booking contracts.

This role involves weekend work and also early starts and late finishes so a strong work ethic and a desire to contribute to the overall success of a successful hotel is required.

Computer skills are also an advantage however, bespoke software is used so full training will be provided.

Hours are Early shifts 06:45 – 15:15 Late shifts 15:00 – 23:00.

Junior Chef

Fantastic opportunity to work in our kitchen, producing fabulous homemade dishes sourced from the best that Somerset can offer.

The ideal candidate should have the passion to learn, and a passion for cooking, you will be working in a team of 3 chefs, under the leadership of a Head Chef with over 25 years experience. The opportunity to gain NVQ qualifications are also offered with this position.

The working hours are full time working 5 days out of 7 including weekends, split shifts covering Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner.

This is a fabulous opportunity to learn new skills and progress within the Company.

To apply please send your CV to