Graduate Programme

Our Graduate Programme has closed for the class of 2019, our applications re-open again in October this year for our 2020 launch, please keep an eye out around this time, we look forward to hearing from you!! In the mean time check out below what the programme will look like and what we will be looking for in an ideal candidate:

You will have spent the last few years studying hard to get to this point. Graduation is fast approaching, congratulations! Now you need to plan your next move and select an employer who appreciates your study and part time work experience. We would like to introduce you to the GROW Graduate Programme at Jurys Inn. Did you know that Jurys Inn & Leonardo Hotels UK and Ireland are one of the UK and Ireland’s leading hospitality employers?

What is our offer to you?
  • To develop your skills, knowledge and approaches through our award winning programmes to fast track you into the management team.
  • To set you stretching development targets.
  • To give you three, 8-month opportunities to work in successful teams with a General Manager mentor
  • Successful Programme graduates can expect to secure a position as a Head of Department or similar.
  • Three years after you finish the programme, you could expect to be General Manager of a small hotel; a Senior Manager in a large hotel; or a Manager at head office
We have big plans for you, the opportunities don’t end after the graduate programme
  • Successful candidates can expect to secure a position as a Head of Department
  • The opportunity to continue to develop to a Deputy General Manager role through our Accelerate programme and then onto General Manager through our highly successful High Potential Group where 90% of the candidates have reached GM role on successful completion.
What are we looking for from you?
  • High level of  drive and energy and passion to try anything and challenge your preconceptions
  • Experience in the hospitality, leisure or tourism sectors
  • A degree in hospitality, leisure or tourism
  • Mobility to work across the UK and Ireland
  • The resilience to work hard and keep focused on your goal, taking on board feedback and adapting to new roles
Salary £21,000 UK/IRE and £22,000 in our London Hotels

Jurys Inn & Leonardo Hotels UK and Ireland are an Equal Opportunities employer

Here are some of the benefits that you gain when you joined Jurys Inn's. Full details are provided during Company BELONG Induction Programme.
Jurys Inn & Leonardo Hotels UK and Ireland recognises the importance of our people and recognises their performance with a range of financial and non-financial incentives.
These include excellent career and learning & development opportunities; and competitive pay rates with bonus plans that provide the opportunity to earn more based on performance.
We operate a number of employee recognition schemes and discounted employee rates in our hotels. Our focus is on providing rewards that matter to employees at the differing stages of their career.

Here are just some of the benefits we offer -
  • Stay at Jurys Inn for as little as £20! And discounted rates for your friends and family too!
  • Food Discount - 50% discount on lunch or dinner bills when staying in one of our hotels
  • 28 days holiday entitlement including bank holidays, increasing with service to a maximum of 33 days
  • Well-Tailored Uniforms
  • Meals on duty
  • Annual Charity Event Day
  • Learning and Development opportunities through your GROW learning plan
  • Employee of the month & Employee of the Year
  • Pension Scheme- Contributory Group Personal Pension Plan
  • Life Assurance
  • Flexible working hours
  • We don’t believe in split shifts and always aim to give two-weeks notice of your roster.