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Work for us

We’re always on the lookout for motivated, enthusiastic and passionate people. A job at The Headland is an opportunity to work for an award-winning family-run 5-star AA rated hotel.

Our location… being set on an exclusive clifftop overlooking Fistral Bay is truly spectacular, a perfect setting for surfing, beach barbeques, coastal walks and much more!

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We’re proud that our hotel, cottages and spa continue to impress our guests and we’re even prouder of our amazing team. They are an incredible bunch with a flair for delivering celebrity style service to each and every guest.

We offer competitive pay and great benefits and rewards. There are excellent opportunities for career progression and to learn and grow at all levels, whichever department you work for. We have several team members that over the years have grown into more senior roles and been a big part of our continued success.

To make working in hospitality more convenient for you, we are proud to offer straight working shifts. Offering a wide range of permanent and part-time roles, we allow you to fit your working life around your day to day schedule. So, if you’ve got what it takes to make The Headland an even better place to stay, eat and relax, we’d love to hear from you. Browse our job vacancies by department below, apply via the online form, live chat or call us on 01637 872211 or email

You can view and apply for our latest jobs via Indeed:

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Staff at The Headland contribute a huge amount towards our award winning customer service. 2019 was a great year for award wins – view our awards page

As a great example of what staff can achieve our Concierge Sarah Gaskin was voted Best Concierge in the UK by Boutique Hotelier Magazine and attained membership of the highly prestigious Les Clefs d’Or, or The Society of the Golden Keys. Read about her story here

Our Values

It is our people that make The Headland a special place to work. Success is dependent on every individual which is why our values are so important to us. They are fundamental to our culture and team ethos. Put simply, it makes a difference to how we do things and allows every individual to contribute, learn, grow and succeed!

We have PRIDE in everything we do – we are part of the Headland family.


The needs of our guest are at the heart of everything we do.


We believe respect is key in building relationships with guests and our people alike.


We understand that having a great work environment and being part of a valued team encourages and inspires involvement and the generation of great ideas.


We are committed to being the best, to stand out proud from the crowd; constantly striving towards achieving high accolades for our individuals, teams and the hotel as a whole.


We believe that only the best is good enough for our guests, which means always going the extra mile.

Vacancies By Career

Food & Beverage

Our brigade are ambitious and passionate about working with fresh ingredients. They consistently deliver exceptional food…

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A genuine passion for cleaning and a keen eye for detail is what it’s all about for our Housekeeping team. It’s a busy department with a variety of roles.

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Our team are dedicated to ensuring they give all guests, new and return, the best possible Headland experience..You will use your personality and passion to…

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Management & Admin

With over 170 team members there are many important support and lead roles, whether that be a duty manager, IT expert or HR, to name just a few.

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Spa & Leisure

Our spa team really love what they do; full of energy and enthusiasm, they have a genuine desire to deliver the very best experience.

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Maintenance & Grounds

With acres of grounds, a hotel, spa and cottages to look after, the Maintenance & Grounds team are never short of something to do.

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Front of House

First impressions matter, our front of house team ‘set the tone’ for all guest experiences at The Headland; it’s here that their journey begins and ends.

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Marketing & Events

A genuine drive to achieve results; our team are dynamic, confident and committed to marketing The Headland as the place to stay, relax…

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An aptitude for working with numbers, attention to detail and an inquiring mind are just some of the skills you will find in our Finance team.

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