Live-in Domestic Couple

Northern Scotland, Salary negotiable

EHS #2977

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The owners of a 17-bedroom fishing hotel in the far north of Scotland are looking for a Management Couple.  The hotel is set among some of the Highlands' most iconic salmon rivers and enjoys primarily a clientele of salmon anglers and their families (97% of occupancy), some of whom have been loyal guests for over 40 years.  Cyclists, hillwalkers and motorists add to this March to September, seasonal trade.

The successful Couple must have experience of running a busy hotel and delivering exceptional customer service on all aspects of accommodation, food and beverage to a discerning clientele. They will undoubtedly have the passion and personalities to deliver the above, together with the ability to build a team with the training and skills required to support them in this to ensure the delivery of an outstanding and unique experience to every guest.

We are looking for a Couple to act as Hotel Manager, Chef/Cook, On-site Bar Manager, Head of Housekeeping as well as Head of Maintenance.

The Couple must be:

  • Welcoming, naturally tolerant and good with customers. Getting to ’know them’ is VERY important
  • Positive leaders and role models who will uphold the company’s values and encourage teamwork amongst the small but important staff
  • Coordinate and drive the team to promote the business, focus on the customer and try to exceed customer expectations – this is really important.

A full list of expected duties can be provided on request. 


  • 3-bedroom, self-contained, partially furnished cottage
  • All outgoings covered, including food
  • If using own car, arrangements can be made for per mile fuel allowance

Salary: Please present with expectation, dependent on experience plus a pension of 5% of agreed remuneration.

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Live-in Domestic Couple

EHS #2977

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