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Working with us

Our business is a people business, and we’re in the business of providing our guests with the ultimate holiday experience. Family owned and run, we foster universally high standards and take when dealing with our employees.

We are always on the lookout for talented and hardworking individuals to join our team. People who have the qualities needed for exceptional customer care, a willingness to contribute whatever it takes, and a genuine love of UK holidays. If this sounds like you, we need to talk.

We believe that every staff member deserves to have an effective workplace where he or she feels valued, is treated fairly, and is given the means to thrive, succeed and be happy. As an Investors In People award-winner, we believe in playing to people’s strengths and take delight in seeing our employees develop and grow within the business.

We are proud of our reputation for flexibility and fairness as an employer, providing a professional, innovative and fun place to work. If you’re interested in joining our team, take a look at the current opportunities listed below. 

Property Management Services National Manager

This is an important and exciting job; helping us to grow an essential service in a fast growing, values driven business, within the increasingly competitive Self Catering Holiday Home industry. We market and represent over 5000 high quality holiday-homes across the UK and are finding an increasing number of owners want us to help “manage” their properties by offering cleaning and maintenance support.

This is a senior position, leading and overseeing the growth and development of holiday-home Property Management Services (PMS) throughout TOCC. With many different methods currently employed, you will be responsible for supporting the implementation of a consistent commercial PMS model, business systems, operating procedures and ensuring harmonisation throughout the company, working through local managers to deliver effective high-quality services for cottage owners and driving business profitability.

More about the role can be found here.

Please send a CV and covering letter with a little bit about you and why the job appeals to you. This should be addressed to Martin Wickham and sent to s.loudon@originalcottages.co.uk.

The closing date for applications is: Thursday 6th June 2019

IT Training and Support - Original Cottages

An amazing opportunity to join Original Cottage's brilliant IT team as IT Training and Support has opened. We’re looking for someone to provide support to the IT team and the wider business, helping us to develop and maintain our first-rate booking software (tabs) - and learning lots of new skills and gaining good job experience along the way. 

As well as having excellent IT skills you will also need to be a good communicator to help us provide great customer service and training to our tabs customers - both TOCC and other agencies.If you are the right candidate you will have strong analytical skills and an eye for detail as well as the ability to think on your feet to answer support queries. You will need to be motivated and a self-starter who is able to maintain an in-depth knowledge of tabs and pass on that knowledge to others.

More about the role can be found here.

Please send a CV and covering letter with a little bit about you and why the job appeals to you. This should be addressed to Mark Sharratt and sent to jobs@originalcottages.co.uk. The closing date for applications is 31st May.

Property Management Supervisor - Yorkshire Dales

We are looking for a fun, friendly and enthusiastic person with a can-do attitude to join the Property Management team at Ingrid Flute, focussing on the delivery of high-quality housekeeping and maintenance services in our holiday cottages across the Yorkshire Dales.This is a fantastic opportunity for a dynamic, passionate and confident person to build on our existing property management services, ensuring properties are cleaned, maintained and well-presented, with any issues are resolved in a timely fashion and to a good standard.To view the full job description please click here, or to apply please send across your CV to our Operations Manager Donna Hinds at d.hinds@yorkshireholidaycottages.co.uk