Become one of the team!

Prested Hall is an award-winning wedding and conference venue which operates as a small, quality country hotel and is set in extensive grounds. Next door is Prested Tennis & Health Club, offering a fully-equipped gym, three types of tennis courts (lawn, real and padel), a 20m swimming pool and its own Elemis Spa.

We currently have the following job vacancies in Essex . . .

Part-time handyman required

We are looking for a hands-on individual to assist with general maintenance and repairs.

The ideal candidate would have experience in a similar position and work alongside our maintenance team carrying out general repairs and refurbishments in the Hall and Health Club.

Jobs will include painting and decorating, labouring, changing light bulbs, collecting materials from suppliers, fixing equipment and working through a maintenance log of jobs that need attention.

The hours of work are 8am – 4pm and weekend work will also be required on a rota.

To register your interest in this position, please email a copy of your CV to info@prested.com

Part-time bar and waiting staff required

We are currently recruiting for part-time staff to work at Prested Hall.

Prested Hall is not just a 14 bedroom hotel, we also cater for a great number of fantastic weddings every year as well as Sunday lunches, afternoon teas and corporate, family and themed events.  We are looking for cheerful, enthusiastic and driven individuals who have a passion for offering THE best service.  You must be customer focused and be happy to go the extra mile and ensure that each and every customer is looked after and leaves wanting to return.

Our waiting team are responsible for setting up our events, taking orders, serving food and drink, polishing cutlery and glassware, preparing bills and dealing with payments.

We are able to offer casual working hours, however weekend work is required.  Experience in hospitality is an advantage, although not essential as training will be given.

Prested offers a warm and welcoming environment and a great team of staff to work with.

All staff receive generous discounts on Prested’s products and services across The Hall, Health Club and Spa and free Health Club membership for those who work more than 16 hours a week.

To register your interest in this position, please email your CV and covering letter to info@prested.com

We regret we can only respond to shortlisted candidates.

Cleaners (part time)

We require cleaners to join our housekeeping team. You will be expected to maintain high standards of cleanliness in all areas of the Hotel and the Health Club, as required.

The ideal applicant will be able to work effectively with team members to accomplish assigned tasks each day, and will work in a safe manner to prevent injury to yourself, other staff members or our valued guests.

We regret that there is no live-in available, and that we will only be able to respond to shortlisted candidates.

Prested Health Club & Spa

Full time Spa Assistant Manager- including some weekend and evening work

Prested Hall Spa is seeking a friendly, pro-active and enthusiastic  Spa Assistant Manager that will complement and be a part of our motivated Spa team. Spa Industry experience and qualifications in Beauty therapy  is highly desirable. As well as good computer and communication skills.

Day to day duties will include;

  • Day to day management and promotion of the spa, including assisting with line management of the therapist and spa reception team.
  • Drive staff to promote sales of products and services, ensuring targets are met and high standards are maintained.
  • Ensure the therapists deliver exceptional health and beauty treatments, attitude and care for every client to the highest standard.
  • Working alongside the receptionists, booking in treatments, meeting and greeting all clients and the general duties of the front of spa team. Including using word, excel and outlook as well as ordering stock, money handling and cashing up.
  • Confidence and assisting with budgets, targets and sales.
  • Helping the manager to promote the spa, and assisting with organising events.

Prested offers a warm and welcoming environment and you will be working within our newly refurbished Spa which holds some of the finest products including Elemis, Orly, Bare Minerals and Sienna X.

Full-time employees receive complimentary membership to our Health Club and discounts on products and services in The Health Club, Hotel and Spa.

Please email your covering letter and CV to register your interest in this position to spa@prested.com

Due to our location and hours of work, it is essential that you have your own transport. We regret we can only respond to shortlisted candidates.

Experienced beauty therapists required, full and part-time

Prested Hall Spa, located in Feering, just outside Colchester is looking for NVQ level 3 qualified, beauty therapists to join our friendly, busy, vibrant Spa Team.

This position is customer focused, so the ideal candidates must have fantastic customer service skills, be welcoming, friendly and also be proactive in their role. Elemis trained is desirable, but not essential as full training will be provided on-site by our own Spa manager, however, a minimum of 2 years’ experience within the industry is essential.

Prested offers a warm and welcoming environment and you will be working within our newly refurbished Spa using some of the finest products including Elemis, Orly, Bare Minerals and Sienna X.

Full-time employees receive complimentary membership to our Health Club and discounts on products and services in The Health Club, Hotel and Spa.

Please email your covering letter and CV to register your interest in this position.

Due to our location and hours of work, it is essential that you have your own transport. We regret we can only respond to shortlisted candidates.

Cook for the Off Court Bistro

Prested Hall Health Club is looking for an experienced cook to work in our ‘Off Court Bistro’.

You will have a passion for working with fresh, seasonal ingredients and a flair for presentation.  You will be responsible for preparing delicious and nutritious salads, wraps, jacket potatoes and omelettes as well as cooking some sweet treats including brownies, cookies and cakes.

You must possess great time management skills and have the initiative to work alone in a sometimes busy environment. You will be responsible for the cleanliness of the kitchen and the food preparation and storage areas and be responsible for the ordering of produce.

The normal hours of work are 9am – 4pm and some weekend work is required

If we do not have a position in your field but you would like us to keep your CV on file should a future vacancy arise, please email your CV with a note confirming you are happy for us to retain your details to info@prested.com

Thank you for your interest in working at Prested. We regret that we are only able to respond to shortlisted candidates.