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We are currently recruiting for 2022, join the Tunnels Beaches team!...
Seasonal Contracts available : March/April - end October | 18yrs +
Enthusiastic, hard working, reliable, friendly people need only apply.  


SEASONAL STAFF - LOYALTY BONUS!!...

As an incentive, we are offering a discretionary loyalty bonus to seasonal staff...

An additional 50p - £3 p/hr for every hr worked (depending on position) is awarded to those who
prove to be reliable throughout the season - working all agreed shifts, doing a great job for us whilst
maintaining a positive attitude and for having a good work ethic for the full duration of our agreed seasonal contract (shorter seasonal contracts available for uni students - happy to discuss).

Payable at the end of our season, to those who don't let us down!...


Chef | Up to £20p/hr

Additional Chefs required to join our team and work within our exclusive Beach Wedding Venue. Great skills, enthusiasm and reliability essential. Must have at least 2 years experience within a commercial kitchen (ideally more), be hard working and posess excellent organisational ability. A willingness to learn and able to understand and follow clear instructions. Must work equally as well both within a team and also alone and unsupervised - preparing in-house catering when required, for our on-site luxury accommodation guests.

Hrs: Various days/hrs tbc. Please enquire...
Pay: Depending on level of experience. Up to £17 p/hr (+ £3 p/hr loyalty bonus)


Freelance Chef?... 
We are always keen to hear from any experienced freelance Chefs who may be interested to book in advance of the season, the odd shift here & there during our busiest periods.


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Bar/Venue Staff (Sea views!) | Late Evenings | Up to £11 p/hr

Experienced bar staff needed to work within our exclusive Beach Wedding Venue. Must be professional, polite and cheerful. Cocktail experience preferred. Will need to work well within our existing team and happy to help with all bar and general venue duties required - bar service, waiting tables, clearing/washing glasses, moving tables/chairs, ensuring bars stocked and kept clean and tidy at all times.

Hrs: Various evenings, 5pm – finish (usually 2/2.30am)
Approx. 9hr long shifts - happy to agree to a maximum number of evenings p/wk. (from 2 to 6 eves.)
Pay: £9 p/hr (+ £1 p/hr loyalty bonus) 18 - 20yrs | £10 p/hr (+ £1 p/hr loyalty bonus) 21yrs +


Freelance Events/Bar Staff?...
We would be keen to hear from any experienced freelance individuals who may be interested in covering the odd shift here & there or happy to be called in to cover staff absence etc.


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Kitchen Porter | Up to £11 p/hr

Kitchen porters with at least 2 years experience within a professional kitchen needed to work within our exclusive Beach Wedding Venue. Must be able to take instruction from the Chefs and Managers, have a hard working, good attitude and be keen to learn new skills. Will need to work well within our existing team and happy to help with a huge range of the general kitchen and venue duties required - food prep, cleaning, sweeping, clearing/washing up, sorting bins and recycling, helping organise and transfer bar/food stock and lending venue staff a hand moving furniture and wedding props around etc. if needed.

Hrs: Various days/hrs tbc
Pay: £9 p/hr (+ £1 p/hr loyalty bonus) 18 - 20yrs | £10 p/hr (+ £1 p/hr loyalty bonus) 21yrs +


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Ticket Office Staff | Weekends | Up to £10 p/hr

Reliable, mature staff needed to work either a Saturday or Sunday (or both) throughout our season - also happy to split the day and just offer a shorter morning or afternoon shift. Would suit someone who is confident, with excellent communication skills and who enjoys meeting and chatting with people. Responsible for providing safety information relating to tide times and opening/closing times etc. Must be reliable, polite & cheerful. Ideally, we would like someone with at least some till & PDQ machine experience - we use an EPOS touch screen system - however, we will ensure someone works alongside you for training purposes on your first day. We don't accept cash payments on site so no cash handling is required for this role.

An interest in local history would be an advantage. We would like to recruit someone who genuinely finds the history of Tunnels Beaches fascinating. You will need to work well alone (even during very busy periods) and be happy to help with light cleaning duties within the Ticket Office and surrounding outside areas if required. You will be responsible for opening and closing the beaches & tunnels and ensuring coves are checked and clear in the process

Hrs: Saturdays & Sundays, 9.45 am – 5/6pm
Happy to agree shorter morning or afternoon shifts if preferred: 9.45am – 2pm or 2pm – 5/6pm
Pay: £9.50 p/hr (+ 50p p/hr loyalty bonus) 

There may be the odd extra shift available as we allow Ticket Office staff to arrange cover between themselves for any additional days off required - so long as it's covered, we are happy for you to sort between yourselves... If cover is not arranged in advance, we do expect you to commit to and work all agreed days.


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Beach Shop Supervisor (Sea views!)| Weekends | Up to £11 p/hr

Reliable person needed to work a regular 2 days p/wk - either Fridays/Saturdays or Saturdays/Sundays - whichever day combination best suits will be agreed/set for throughout our season. Responsible for opening & closing the shop, providing safety information relating to tides. Must be fully barista trained. First aid training an advantage. Retail experience essential. Supervisory experience preferred. Light food prep. involved. Must be reliable, polite & cheerful. Will need to work alone during quieter months, then oversee a small team on your set days during the busier months. You will be expected to keep the shop very clean and tidy at all times including outside areas. You will be responsible for helping Ticket Office staff open and close the beaches and tunnels and will have to ensure beach coves are checked in the process.

Hrs: Either Friday & Saturday or Saturday & Sunday, 9.45 am – 5/6pm
Additional days/hrs may be available during busier periods (generally school holidays)
Pay: £10 p/hr (+ £1 p/hr loyalty bonus) 21yrs +


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Cleaner | Up to £12 p/hr

Additional, brilliant, experienced cleaners required. Must be professional and hard working, with an excellent eye for detail. Would ideally be in a position to agree all shifts in advance of season. Reliability essential!! Will need to work well within our existing team of cleaners, under the supervision of our Head Cleaners - who would need to be satisfied with your cleaning standards after an initial trial period before we confirm your seasonal position with us.

Wedding Venue (Sea views!)
Days: Various early mornings, 7am – 10am
Pay: £10 p/hr (+ £2 p/hr loyalty bonus)

Luxury Self Catered Accommodation
Days: Various days, 10.30am - 2.30pm
Pay: £10 p/hr (+ £2 p/hr loyalty bonus)

Beach Toilets (Sea views!)
Days: 1hr daily - in time for beach opening at 10am. Eg. 8-9am or 9-10am
Pay: £10 p/hr (+ £2 p/hr loyalty bonus)

All cleaning dates available to confirm in advance of entire season shortly!


Independent Cleaning Company?...
We would be very keen to hear from a small independent cleaning company who may be interested in taking on the seasonal cleaning management contract for one of our four on-site luxury self catering properties.

Self Employed Cleaner?...
We would also be very keen to hear from any professional, self employed cleaners who would be keen to book cleaning dates in with us in advance of the forthcoming season.


Please note: Our cleaning standards are VERY high!! In all instances, our Head Cleaners will need to be satisfied with the standard of cleaning after an initial trial basis period - all going well we can then confirm either a position on our team, or the professional contract and provide and agree on all cleaning dates for this season.


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To apply for any position, please initially email with your covering letter and CV to: info@tunnelsbeaches.co.uk

We would like to hear what relevant work experience you have and why you are interested in working for us...
Please be very clear - what days can you work and how many hours are you hoping for?

We require 2 relevant work references - these will be followed up on for all positions.

We are always happy to consider applicants who work elsewhere and just want some extra hours.

Please be aware that we usually get a huge number of applicants for each position advertised & while we try to respond to everyone, this is not always possible. If you don't hear from us via email within 4 weeks of your application then please assume you have not been successful on this ocassion. Don't be put off re-applying at a future date, vacancies ocassionally crop up during the season so it's always worth keeping an eye on our website!


FYI... Should your application be sucessful and you're offered a position with us, pay is monthly, via BACS.



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