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 hospitality job vacancies from chef jobs to hotel jobs.


Full-time, Permanent £23,920py See More

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join the Drivers team at the iconic Burgh Island Hotel. We are now looking for passionate people that would like to join the fantastic team to deliver an excellent and memorable experience to all of our guests.

Our Drivers are an essential part of the team and the first people our guests meet when arriving for their stay at Burgh Island Hotel.


You will:

– Hold a full UK Driving licence

– Preferably have driving experience (although full training will be provided)


Your role will include but will not be limited to:

-Driving the Iconic Burgh Island Sea Tractor from Island to Mainland across the beach to pick up/drop off arriving and departing guests, as well as public day visitors to the island

– Driving the hotel Land Rover’s from Island to Mainland across the beach to pick up/drop off arriving and departing guests

– Collecting and Delivering Guest luggage to/from hotel rooms

– Collecting Laundry and stock deliveries from the mainland drop off area and bringing to the hotel

– Assist guests with any queries and help they may have or need

– Keeping all vehicles clean and tidy

– Maintaining a clean and clear hotel driveway and entrance at all times

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent



  • 8 hour shift

Vacancy Details

  • Job Type: Driver
  • Job Hours: Full-time, Permanent
  • Salary: £23,920.00 per year


  • Company pension
  • Employee discount
  • On-site parking
  • Referral programme

Expected start date

  • Immediate
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