Hilton and Hampton by Hilton St George’s Park announce the creation of over 130 jobs

This information originated in U.K. English.

March 08, 2012

BURTON-ON-TRENT, U.K. - Hilton and Hampton by Hilton St George's Park has announced that over 130 jobs will be created at its two hotels at St George's Park, the home of the Football Association's landmark National Football Centre.  Two brand new hotels will operate under one roof at St George's Park - a 142 bedroom upscale Hilton Hotel and a 86 bedroom Hampton by Hilton offering for the value-wise guest.  

Commenting on the start of the recruitment campaign at Hilton and Hampton by Hilton St George's Park the general manager of the two hotels, Greg Crawford, said, "This is a very exciting time with the upcoming opening of Hilton Worldwide's first dual-brand property in the UK.  A total of 137 jobs will be created at St. George's Park with positions varying from executive head chef to health club and spa manager, creating a range of employment opportunities for people from the local area who are interested in a career in the hospitality industry.

"We are looking for people who are passionate about delivering high-quality service and who are keen to be part of this unique hotel project at the heart of English football."

The Hilton and Hampton by Hilton hotels are located in the impressive 330 acre FA development, which is due to be opened in summer of this year, and will benefit from three food and beverage options, a health club with pool, four spa treatment rooms, state of the art gymnasium and extensive conference and banqueting facilities.

Recruitment to appoint all available 137 roles at the new hotel has already begun, with head of department roles being advertised throughout March 2012. People wanting to apply for jobs at Hilton and Hampton by Hilton St George's Park should visit www.hiltonworldwide.com/careers for more information.

For more information on St George's Park visit www.thefa.com/stgeorgespark 

Contact:
Hilton and Hampton by Hilton St George's Park
Sarah Learoyd (Golley Slater PR)
01943 484848 sarah.learoyd@golleyslater.co.uk

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