Harrow School

Hospitality Manager, Harrow on the Hill

Location: Harrow on the Hill HA1 3HP

Salary: Competitive

Working Pattern: 40 hours per week on flexible shift patterns throughout the year

Closing date: 26 June 2020


Harrow School is situated in Harrow on the Hill, northwest London, and is one of the best-known schools in the world. Around 830 boys study at Harrow and live in the School’s 12 boarding houses. Employees particularly value the School’s beautiful green estate, the positive working environment, and good relationships with their colleagues.

The Catering department produces over 3,000 meals a day during term time. The team are also busy throughout the year providing fine dining for evening events, refreshments for functions, meals for the summer schools and catering for a variety of other events such as open days, conferences, sports meetings and wedding receptions.

Harrow School is seeking to appoint an experienced Hospitality Manager to oversee the internal and external events, and to manage the hospitality team. The role would suit someone who thrives in a busy environment, is meticulous when planning events, and takes pride in high standards of hospitality service. They will enjoy managing a team and maintaining a positive culture of support, development and collaboration.

Applicants should have demonstrable experience in a similar hospitality management role, strong financial management skills and exceptional communication skills.

Benefits include free lunches, automatic enrolment in the School’s pension scheme, use of the School’s sports facilities and subsidised membership of the tennis, golf, angling and social clubs.

Application packs are available from our website via the button below. CVs without the application form will not be accepted as it forms the important first step in our safeguarding process.

The role’s start date is likely to be September 2020, but the situation will be assessed in line with the impact of government guidelines.

The School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All successful applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with any past employer and the Disclosure and Barring Service.

Harrow School
5 High Street, Harrow on the Hill, Middlesex HA1 3HP
Headteacher: Alastair Land