The Castle Hotel is one of the country’s leading, luxury hotels and a great place to work. With two restaurants, a thriving events calendar and accommodation onsite, the roles within the hotel are many and varied.

Below you will find a list of our current job vacancies, however, we’d love to hear from anyone who would like to join our growing team. In return for your hard work and dedication, we offer good rates of pay, career progression and a friendly work environment.


The Castle at Taunton is a famous independent hotel in the heart of Somerset. It has been run by the Chapman family for over 70 years and has become established as one of the finest hotels in the West Country renowned for its warm hospitality, personal attention and exceptional food.
We are currently looking for a Restaurant Manager who has a solid knowledge of food and beverage, has creativity and flair, is able to demonstrate good business acumen, has a strong work ethic, strong social skills and excellent people management and leadership skills.
The Restaurant Manager will be responsible for the operation of our Castle Bow Restaurant including Bow Bar which serves dinner Wednesday to Saturday and afternoon tea seven days a week. Castle Bow Restaurant is highly rated with 3 AA Rosettes for culinary excellence so experience in a similar environment is essential.

The primary responsibilities of the position are:

  •  to ensure that all our guests receive the highest level of food quality and service
  • to act as a host and actively engage with all restaurant & bar customers
  • to deliver the expected levels of business for Castle Bow Restaurant & Bow Bar
  • to manage and develop the restaurant & bar service team
  • to manage labour cost and control operating expenses

A minimum of 3 years experience is a similar environment is required. Competitive salary plus bonus subject to experience.

If you are interested please forward your CV to Marc Mac Closkey at


To help our banqueting team with functions either in the evenings or weekends.

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Experienced and friendly staff required to work in both BRAZZ and The Castle.

Must be reliable, energetic and ready with a smile for our customers.

In return for your hard work, you will receive a competitive salary, opportunities for advancement and a great work environment.

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