General Manager, North Star, Welwyn


North Star, Welwyn

We are now recruiting for a Manager or Management Couple to operate the North Star in Welwyn, Hertfordshire.  The site is part of the Destination Inns area and will therefore offer a classic British menu, alongside regularly changing daily specials, hand selected and personally tested fine wines, locally brewed real ales, fresh coffee and Sunday roasts a speciality!

Steeped in charm the North Star is a home away from home for our guests. Whether dining alfresco when the sun favours or by the fire when it doesn’t, share moments in the recently renovated dining area or just relax in this genteel rural town retreat. With the added bonus of the “Cabin” function room which is ideal for groups and meetings. Therefore, finding the right Manager or Managers is essential. A love of food is required, as well as being able to cook and having a keen interest in eating out. 

Key General Manager Activities

  • Understanding the guests needs and responding to market demand
  • Flawless execution of the offer
  • Creation of sales driving activity on a regular basis
  • Coaching and guiding the team - to get the best out of them every day
  • Being able to spot talent and develop individuals to reach their potential
  • Financial management of the business to deliver profit growth
  • All aspects of licensing, food and health & safety compliance in line with the law

Salary and Benefits

  • Salary:  £30-£45k based on Single Manager or Management Couple and dependent on experience
  • Accommodation: Separate 3-bedroom flat, lounge, bathroom and toilet.  3-bedroom team accommodation with a separate shower room, toilet and kitchen
  • Company contributory pension scheme
  • Life Assurance
  • Good bonus scheme
  • Team discount card

If you are interested in applying, then please visit the site before registering your interest.  If you are a current Manager/ Assistant Manager, please contact your Area Manager first.

Closing Date:  16th December

Contract type:
Up to £45,000 (depending on single or management couple and experience)
Contract hours:
Live in/out:
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Contact Information


82 Great North Road, Welwyn, Hertfordshire, AL6 0TA
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01438 714005
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