Chewton Glen Hotel & SPA

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Job Title:: Sommelier de Rang

Contract Type:: Full time

Job Location (Country):: England

County:: Hampshire

City/Town/Village:: New Milton

Cuisine type:: British/Modern European

Description:: Sommelier

Are you our next Sommelier? Join the team in the restaurant team at the renowned five red star Chewton Glen. The role is for 48 hours per week working 5 days out of 7. You will be integral to the experience in The Dining Room restaurant to ensure our guests experience the amazing wine on offer from our famous wine list. You will work in a small team under the guidance of our Wine Director Francesco Gabriele and undertake all area of the sommelier role, from preparing the glasses to recommending and selling our stunning wines.


There are many magnificent hotels, but only a few of them can call themselves a true English Original. Chewton Glen is a quintessentially English, privately owned luxury Country House Hotel & Spa on the fringe of the New Forest. You wouldn't know we’re a mere two hours from London, when you’re here in such a tranquil setting. Christchurch, Bournemouth and Southampton are also nearby.

We’re full of the unexpected. Here are some more things you may not know about us:

•There are 72 rooms and suites in total with 14 of them being luxury Treehouses, for a one-of-a-kind experience

•We've got over 1800 wines on our famous wine list

•We have more than 50 working bee hives of very well behaved bees

•A fabulous array of vegetables, fruit, herbs and edible flowers are harvested each year from the Walled Kitchen Garden and Nursery, we even have a team of volunteers now helping our gardeners sowing seeds and potting up.

•With miles of stunning coastline just minutes’ walk from the hotel, you can enjoy plenty of water based activities.


We are looking for a Sommelier to:

•Have experience in a similar role, ideally within a hotel or restaurant environment

•Be willing to learn and develop to increase your knowledge

•Great attention to detail & teamwork

•Be able to multitask; we can serve up to 120 guests per service

•Hold or WSET or equivalent qualification

What we can offer you:

•Discount on Spa treatments & products

•Staff discount at Relais & Chateaux properties

•Friends and Family rate at the Hotel

•25% discount on all Food & Beverage

•Use of the outdoor tennis court

•Staff parties, Easter eggs, Christmas presents and many more!

Sommeliers in the operation team:: 5 Sommeliers

Work permit:: - Need work visa

Accommodation:: - Provided

Languages required:: English

Wine list:: - more than 1000 bins

Restaurant award:: - Listed in Michelin Guide

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Contact name:: Jennifer Laarberg

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