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An island paradise is our workplace. It could be yours too...

About Tresco Estate

Tresco Estate is a family-run business on the Isles of Scilly, 28 miles from the Cornish coast, comprising Tresco Island, and Hell Bay Hotel on the neighbouring island of Bryher.

Tresco Island comprises timeshare and rental cottages, two restaurants, an inn, a world famous garden, gallery, leisure spa, shop and a working farm.

Hell Bay Hotel on Bryher is an award-winning boutique hotel with 25 suites, a 3 AA Rosette restaurant, Crab Shack, therapy shed, yoga studio and outdoor pool.

Tresco and Bryher have small and welcoming communities and share a small school, located on Tresco.


Living & Working Here

We offer excellent rates of pay, provide all staff with accommodation and pay for your travel from Penzance at the beginning and end of your contract period. All of our staff are paid at National Living Wage or above, and many positions offer gratuities and the option of paid overtime. We know a good team member when we see them, and there are regular opportunities for progression within our business.

Besides getting to work on a beautiful island with the beach on your doorstep, you’ll also receive extensive benefits. These include 20% discount in our shop and restaurants, complimentary boat tickets and free use of camping equipment and kayaks to explore the islands, and preferential rates in our holiday accommodation so friends and family can come and visit.


Seasonal Vacancies

Many staff join us from February until October, during our main season, with many returning year after year.

We are now actively recruiting for the following seasonal vacancies for the 2019 season:

Please note: On Tresco, we can consider applications from individuals or couples. At Hell Bay Hotel, due to accommodation limitations we are currently only able to accept applications from couples who are happy to share accommodation.


Permanent Vacancies

There are no permanent opportunities available on Tresco at this time.

How to Apply

To apply for any of these roles, please submit your CV and a covering letter by email or by post to: Personnel, Tresco Estate, Tresco, Isles of Scilly, TR24 0QQ.

Please note: We require all applicants to already hold the relevant rights/permits to work in the UK.

Supported by The European Agricultural Fund for Rural Development: Europe investing in Rural Areas

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