Careers & Jobs In Devon

Burgh Island Hotel is a bucket list destination for many, but what is Island life really like? We’re totally unique, beautifully eccentric, we love creating memorable experiences, and we also remain a little bit of a mystery! Above all, we are here for our guests and we thrive on delivering the best service possible. If our description and your description match, a future at Burgh Island could be in the offing.

Many of our talented team live and work in this beautiful location and, whilst we all work really hard, we also know the very best ways to spend our free time. From paddle boarding to kayaking and from cosy nights in The Pilchard to reading up about our many famous historical guests, it’s definitely a lifestyle career at Burgh. Browse our current job vacancies from chef jobs to hotel jobs.

Spa Therapist

Full-time, Permanent £9.50ph - £10.50ph See More

We are looking for a qualified spa therapist to provide professional and engaging beauty therapies and massage treatments to our clients. You will offer a full range of treatments including massages, facials, manicures and pedicures to fulfil different client needs and objectives in a safe and comfortable manner.

  • Carry out beauty treatments to the required standards ensuring specific treatment time is adhered to.
  • Liaise in a positive and constructive manner with the Spa Manager/ Duty Manager and receptionists on the days scheduled treatments, any changes, additions etc. in order to meet the ever changing needs of our guests.  Flexibility and cooperation are required.
  • Ensure that equipment is fully operational and clean and report any defects to maintenance
  • Adhere to Health and Safety regulations by using safe work practices.
  • Turn off equipment and lights after use.
  • Ensure all equipment and utensils are appropriately sterilised.
  • Inform Spa Manager/ Duty manager and reception of any medical conditions or behaviour from guests that is unusual or causes concern e.g. skin condition, bruising etc.
  • Assist in the cleaning and tidying of the treatment areas.
  • Ensure your room is fully prepared and stocked before your first treatment.
  • Report any incidents, accidents or any guest dissatisfaction to the Spa Manager/ Duty Manager promptly.
  • Undertake any other reasonable duties as delegated by the Hotel Management Team, Managing Director and Company Owners.
  • Lead by example in all areas
  • Ensure policies and procedures are clearly communicated and adhered to
  • Maintain positive employee relations
  • Provide a consistent high standard of customer service
  • Ensure complaints are dealt promptly and efficiently
  • Ensure COSHH file is kept up to date and training renewed
  • Ensure client consultations are carried out prior to administering treatments
  • Ensure the Spa areas are clean and well maintained

Vacancy Details

  • Job Type: Spa Therapist
  • Job Hours: Full-time, Permanent
  • Salary: £9.50 per hour - £10.50 per hour + 10% Commission


  • Discounted or free food
  • Employee discount
  • On-site parking

Expected start date

  • Immediate
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