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Hotel Receptionist

St Mary's Hall Hotel - Isles of Scilly

We are currently recruiting Reception staff to join our highly successful team at St Mary’s Hall Hotel in the beautiful Isles of Scilly, which is situated 28 miles off the coast of Cornwall. 

You will have a warm, personable nature, with an eye for detail and a ‘can do’ attitude. You will know and understand what it means to deliver amazing hospitality and will thrive on the challenge of always exceeding guest’s expectations. You will also be expected to achieve a consistently high level of service through the constant monitoring of our established standards.

In our industry teamwork is key; you must be a strong team player willing to lend a hand wherever needed. In return we offer you a fantastic career and lifestyle opportunity.

Duties will include:

Meeting and Greeting guests upon arrival

Performing check in and check out duties

Answering the main telephone switchboard and assisting guests with enquiries

Taking reservations for our rooms and restaurant via email and telephone

Daily banking duties and processing payments

General administration duties as and when required

We seek well-presented individuals who are full of personality and possess:

Great team working skills

A good understanding of English with excellent communication skills, spoken and written

A keen eye for detail

The ability to work under pressure

A real passion for delivering personal, fantastic, and memorable service to all our guests

The ability to deal with our guests in a calm and professional manner

Ideally, you’ll have a customer service background and preferably experience in a similar role, although we are happy to provide training and development to the right person.

Accommodation is provided for this seasonal position which runs from mid-March to mid-October.

Applications from couples are also welcome as we have other vacancies including chefs, kitchen porters, restaurant & bar staff and laundry/housekeeping operatives.

To apply please forward a CV and covering letter to or write to:

The Manager, St Marys Hall Hotel, Church Street, St Mary’s, Isles of Scilly TR21 0JR 

You may also telephone for an informal chat on +44 (0)1720 422316.