Work with us

At the most southerly tip of mainland UK, Housel Bay Hotel and Restaurant is perched on the clifftop, our philosophy reflects our truly unique location and is all about re-connecting with nature. We are located in the Lizard peninsula where there is a diverse community of people, fisherman, nature lovers, artists, and entrepreneurs living and working together. 

The team who work at Housel Bay are our most valuable asset, who are passionate in providing all our guests with cherished experiences. We are looking for people to join us who share this goal of providing guests with special memories. 

If you are looking to develop your skills, expand your professional horizons, and to be part of a passionate and friendly team of people. Or even perhaps if you are looking to take a break from urban stressors, and to work surrounded by panoramic views of the Lizard peninsula, Housel Bay Hotel and Restaurant could be the perfect environment for you. 

Current Opportunities

Senior Head Waiter/Waitress

Do you have a genuine desire to deliver a wonderful guest experience? If yes, we would love to hear from you! We are looking for service professionals that are genuinely passionate about delivering a truly memorable experience for each and every guest. This position is a great opportunity for someone who is eager to learn both Food and Beverage aspects in the Hospitality industry. 

We are looking for a passionate and charismatic Senior Head Waiter/Waitress to join our team at Housel Bay Hotel & Restaurant, The Lizard, Cornwall.

We are looking for someone who is experienced and well trained in fine dining and quality service with an in depth knowledge of stock and following procedures and training schedules. As well as comprehensive knowledge and experience to lead and motivate a team to deliver the highest levels of customer service and of all beverage products, such as sprits, wines, beers and cocktails. This role provides a unique opportunity within an expanding organisation, and strongly encourages professional development and a long term career prospects.

We operate two restaurants (The Terrace, Fallowfields) and our Marconi Bar. Under the leadership of our Head Chef, Fallowfields restaurant has just achieved 2 Rosettes with the ambition of 3 Rosettes in the near future.

  • All applicants must be able to work varying shits including weekends and bank holidays, Christmas and New Year.
  • All applications must be eligible to work in the UK.


  • Live in accommodation (subject to availability)
  • Paid holidays per annum
  • Complementary meals on duty
  • Stakeholder pension entitlement

Please email our General Manager, Alfred Mesropians your CV to apply: