Tourism and Hospitality Management Degree 12-month Work Placement

Tourism and Hospitality Management Degree 12-month Work Placement

The Placement

Are you an undergraduate looking to secure your 12-month work placement for 2022/2023?

Join The Headland Hotel team for your placement where you will work with a fantastic team to improve your practical management skills and employability, gaining real experience in industry.

Our 12-month placement program rotates every four months working towards holding a supervisory role in each department (depending on skill levels exhibited).

F&B Service: The Samphire, The Terrace, The Deck restaurants – serving breakfast, full afternoon tea and dinner, along with cocktails

Housekeeping & Maintenance: working within either the hotel or cottages team, plus the maintenance team.

Kitchen: working in at least two kitchens, in a variety of services including pastry.

Reception/FOH: joining the Reception/Porters/Concierge team (depending on level of experience)

The Contract

Annual salary of £24,570 plus share of service charge paid monthly (circa £2k per annum)

- Accommodation available with local landlord, within walking distance of the hotel
- 45 hours per week, five days out of seven including weekends and bank holidays
- Complimentary use of leisure facilities including six pools, and gym

In line with UK Immigration and Employment Law, only applicants eligible to live and work in the UK (or as part of their student visa) need apply. Proof of ID will be required in the form of a Passport, National Identity Card or Birth Certificate.


As a member of our team you can enjoy the following benefits:

  • Complimentary stay after 1 years service
  • 50% off hotel stays*
  • 50% off hotel dining*
  • 40% off spa products
  • 25% off spa treatments*
  • Gym access & weekly swim session*
  • Special rate for Pride of Britain Hotels*
  • Discounted surf lessons*

As well as regular awards and recognition:

  • Monthly recognition awards
  • Annual festive awards event
  • Long service awards dinner

*subject to availability and prior booking via manager