Crockwell is a well established popular wedding venue in Northamptonshire. We have a small team of hard working and extremely professional individuals. Anyone considering a role at Crockwell should be organised, well presented, polite, self-motivated and a team player.

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Bar Manager

Crockwell Farm, NN11 3QA

An opportunity for an experienced bar manager to join our beautiful rural wedding venue. Family owned and operated Crockwell Farm is one of the leading wedding venues in the Midlands.

The ideal candidate will have a practical bar management background. You should have the highest attention to detail ensuring both the business and team are well presented at all times, whilst demonstrating excellent organisational skills of self and others.

We are particularly seeking someone who is hands on at functions, with a passion for service and a strong ability to train and develop our staff. You should be a positive character with the knowledge and drive to help further develop our business and thrive under pressure in an unpredictable environment.

Job Summary

  • To be in charge of the day to day running of the wedding bar
  • Ensure good customer service levels are maintained by all bar staff
  • Train and develop bar staff
  • Manage the bar staff so that the wedding coordinator can devote their time to running the wedding
  • Scheduling of staff
  • Help to design drinks packages, cocktail menus and to keep the bar current
  • Stock taking, line cleaning, general bar maintenance
  • General venue duties included e.g. set up for weddings

Job Type / Category

Crockwell is a beautiful rural wedding venue catering for up to three weddings per week, never on consecutive days. The job is full time but hours are social for a bar job (maximum 3 weddings per week). Will include weekends. Generally two days off per week.

Required Education, Skills and Qualifications

  • Bar management experience essential
  • Driving license essential
  • Must have good communication and people skills
  • Team player
  • Maintenance experience (desirable)


Good rates of pay, pension scheme. A fun and enthusiastic team.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: Very competitive salary according to experience.