Career Opportunities at Sonning Golf Club


At Sonning we believe our employees are our biggest asset. If you are passionate about delivering exceptional service, and are striving to develop and progress in your career, then we look forward to hearing from you. Listed below are our current vacancies:

Job Benefits:

  • Live-in accommodation available.
  • Competitive salary, pension scheme and 28 days annual holiday.
  • Free meals and refreshments on duty.
  • Access to Golf Facilities

Food & Beverage Duty Manager

We are now looking to recruit a professional and enthusiastic Duty Manager to join our F&B Team. This position will cover all aspects of food and beverage operations, acting as Duty Manager when required, with an opportunity to further develop within both bar & restaurant departments.

The successful candidate will be responsible for overseeing a high standard of customer service and will support our food & beverage team to ensure the setup and running of all functions is to a very high standard. You will need to possess excellent communication skills and have a great eye for detail, with suitable experience within a hotel or banqueting environment.

Duty Manager duties & requirements:

  • Ability to lead a team focused on quality service and exceeding guest expectations.
  • A ‘hands on’ team player who enjoys a fast-paced environment.
  • Reconciling daily takings and locking up the Clubhouse securely.
  • Demonstrate clear communication between departments.
  • Ability to show initiative and cope well under pressure.
  • To oversee the setup of function rooms.
  • Basic PC knowledge

This is a full-time position and requires flexibility to work during normal hours, evenings, weekends and public holidays.

To apply please email House Manager Amanda Durell:


An exciting opportunity has arisen for an assistant greenkeeper at Sonning Golf Club.

Working alongside our experienced and successful team, applicants must be able to undertake all basic greenkeeping tasks. We are looking for a highly motivated individual, with a keen passion for greenkeeping, with a minimum NVQ level 2. Chainsaw and spraying certifications would be a advantage but not essential.

The position is full time based on a 40 hour week, with weekends worked on a rota basis.

Package includes:

  • Career development and training
  • Company pension
  • Staff Uniform
  • 28 days annual leave (inclusive of Bank Holidays)
  • Full 7-Day Golf membership
  • Discounted meals and drinks

To apply please email Course Manager Matt Smith:

Food & Beverage Assistant

We are looking for a full time F&B assistant, who is friendly, well presented and a team player. Candidates ideally will have previous experience but full training will be given if required. Please note applicants must be 18 or over.

For a full job description please email Amanda or call the Club directly.

If you are interested,  please send your CV with a covering letter / CV to Amanda Durell, House Manager.

Part Time Bar & Waiting Staff

We are currently recruiting for Bar & Waiting staff.

This position includes evening & weekend work.

Applicants must be over 16 years of age when applying.

Training & full PPE provided

If you are interested,  please send your CV to Amanda Durell, House Manager.

Kitchen Porter

We are currently recruiting for Kitchen Porters on a part-time & full-time basis.

The main duties include maintenance of all crockery & kitchen utensils, ensuring that all items are subsequently stored in designated areas.

We have a commercial dish-washer which cleans dishes, cutlery, glassware, pots and pans.

The position includes evening and weekend shifts.

Training & full PPE provided

Reporting to the Head Chef there will be opportunity to develop within the brigade.

If you are interested,  please send your CV with a covering letter / CV to Amanda Durell, House Manager.