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Maternity Cover Personal Assistant

Highwaymans is a Self Catering Guesthouse and events venue just outside of Bury St Edmunds.
Juliet the owner of Highwaymans is looking for a Personal Assistant for 16 hours a week. Hours are flexible to suit.
Candidate will be covering maternity leave from middle of May 2018- January 2019

Job Description

* Screen all incoming calls and to take messages when necessary
*Check incoming emails and respond to bookings and enquiries
*Prepare documents for arrival of guests
*Process all bookings, take payment and prepare invoices on a daily basis
*Update and post to social media sites with offers, news and upcoming events
*Organise events and functions taking place- this includes helping out at day time functions and events
*Filing, Expenses and General Admin for both Highwaymans and Juliet
*Responsible for monitoring local rates, changing availability on online booking sites
*Update changes to Highwaymans website through WordPress
*Responding to guest reviews
*Check guests in when necessary
*Communicate with housekeeping on a daily basis and making them aware of arrivals and departures

Previous admin experience is essential.
Minimum wage
Self employed basis

This is not necessarily an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, skills, efforts, requirements associated with the job

For more information please email

Holiday Cover Housekeeper
Highwaymans has 2 self catering apartments and 5/6 bedrooms. We require a housekeeper to cover from Thursday 10th May- Thursday 17th May. A handover will need to take place before.
There is a possibility that you may be needed on an Adhoc basis after the duration stated above.
Duties will include the following
*Cleaning,maintaining stock in guest areas
*Ensuring rooms are cleaned to a high quality after guests’ departs
*Clean domestic side of Highwaymans
*Responsible for laundry collection and delivery with external company
*Refreshing guest rooms if booked for a long duration
*Liaising with Manager other housekeeper and reception on a daily basis

Previous experience desirable

This is not necessarily an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, skills, efforts, requirements associated with the job
For more information please email

Group Bookings

Group Bookings

If you are looking for the ideal venue in Suffolk close to Bury St Edmunds and Newmarket that can accommodate up to 30 people sleeping then Highwaymans is your place!

We have a great selection of rooms from singles,double, triples, quads and family rooms-We really are geared up for the larger groups be it Hen parties, Stag parties, family get togethers or simply a group of friends needing time away from the hustle and bustle.

What is ideal about us is that we have a large function room that is available for all group bookings at no extra charge. This area is extremely large has a self contained kitchen, large communal dining table and seating area- perfect for parties, group dining or other activities.

For more information click the link below.

Conference and Meetings

Conference and Meetings

 Meetings and Conferences

We provide absolutely the right environment to meet, train or solve the world’s problems.

Flexible and understanding service, large bright meeting room and extensive gardens.

All available for up to 100 delegates on a room hire or day delegate rate.

We deliver speedy Wi-Fi and car parking both complimentary.

We are happy to tailor a quote to your specific needs and room hire rates are more affordable than you might think, we also offer late availability bookings to accommodate your last minute needs.

Our conference team are flexible and supportive and will assist in helping you put together an event to suit your team, customers or trainees needs.

Call now on 01284 810283 and speak with our events team or email

Download our Conference and Meeting pack here

Accommodation Great Barrow Challenge

The Great Barrow Challenge

Dear GBC Runners

Welcome to the new ‘GBC Village’ hosted here by Juliet and her team. I am sure you will be made most welcome and while change is sometimes unsettling, I am sure you will be impressed by the beautiful accommodation and facilities of your new surroundings.

Please look after each other and also offer a ‘car share’ to those arriving by train and air etc

See you at the race site!

Glen Moulds – Race Director The GBC

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