Join the Crew

Being part of the crew at Portavadie, Loch Fyne, is something quite special. The best in the business work here and we are always on the lookout for more like-minded people to join us. 

We recognise that people are the lifeblood of our business and we are committed to providing career development opportunities and a great working environment, including top-of-the-range staff accommodation. But don’t just take our word for it – we are listed in the ‘Best Employers in Hospitality Awards 2015, UK’.

If you think you fit the bill, send an email to with indicating which role or roles you are interested in.

Learning and Career pathways



We are currently looking for Superstars to support our growth in a number of areas. Our team are our greatest asset and of course we know that it's not just a job in hospitality, we are all about having fun and of course training and development opportunities. We also offer a range of benefits including free membership (subject to contract type) of our stunning Leisure Experience, a range of affordable staff accommodation for those looking to relocate and a range of on site discounts, not to mention our own Club Fyne which organises days out and activities.

Below are our current vacancies:  


Spa Therapist

£11.50 per hour plus commission
To carry out all treatments in line with industry standards. To ensure that guests receive friendly efficient, professional care which exceeds expectation. To assist in the maximization of revenue th

Front Office/ Reception Crew Member

£10 per hour
Providing our guests the warmest of welcomes, you love meeting people, have great attention to detail and comfortable with systems.

Spa and Leisure Attendant

£10 per hour
Ensure that the Spa and Leisure club runs smoothly, efficiently and professionally, providing total guest satisfaction and safety at all times to Spa and Leisure guests in line with Portavadie` s Serv

Housekeeping Crew Member

£10 per hour
To maximise customer satisfaction by providing neat, clean rooms and all public areas in accordance with the standards of Portavadie.

Food & Beverage Colleague

£10 per hour + excellent TIPS
Food and beverage superstar

Night Porter

£10.50 per hour
Passionate about looking after guests and an eye for detail?

fyne life

Crew Support - Looking after our Mojo’s

 Coming back and reopening is exciting, meeting up, sharing story's and making new ones are on the horizon! However it's also quite daunting for some if not all. Brian Costello of Headstrong Minds, brought to you by Wild About Argyll shares a series of videos designed to c
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Crew Pool and Gym Access from Monday 21st September

Hi Crew  We are delighted to advise that after a soft opening to onsite residents with our new poolside operating system and pre-booking software we are now in a great position to open up access to the pool,  you can start enjoying this from Monday 21st September, ema
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Tilly and Diana's Portavadie Experience (so far!)

We caught up with two of our new superstars this week, Tilly and Diana, here's what they had to say about their time at Portavadie so far. Tell us a bit about yourself and your role...Tilly: I am the new Restaurant Manager at Portavadie. I have been work
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Award Winning Portavadie

It’s official, Portavadie, Loch Fyne is Scotland’s Best Accommodation Provider. Our unique destination, on the west coast of Argyll, was among those named best in the business at Scotland’s bi
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Team Appreciation Week Luxury Apartment Win!

You’ve probably seen on @portavadiecareers social media about Team Appreciation week. Well if you haven’t I’ll quickly explain. It happens one week annually, usually in May as we are likely to have good weather here in Scotland and before the busy summer, as the whole point is t
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The Crew Board Loch Lomond Seaplane

All aboard the seaplane! Following from @portavadiecareers raffle, 9 team members won the opportunity to experience Loch Lomond Seaplane. The Careers & Events team organised breakfast, pack lunches and their travel to Loch Lomond from Portavadie.Raul was the designated driver, while th
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Sam's Portavadie Work Experience!

Hello, my name is Sam and over the last week I was given the opportunity to spend my work experience at Portavadie. Whilst here I worked with the Grounds Manager, Richard. During my time at Portavadie I was able to learn more about the people who work there, the kind of careers available, and mor
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Celebrating the Portavadie Crew with a week of fun activities!

Team Appreciation Week 2019! Every year the Senior Team pull together to create Team Appreciation Week. Each day we did something for the Crew: Motivational MondayMonday we started in the morning with a BoxFit clas
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South of Spain to West Coast Scotland - Cristina and Gloria's Experience!

This week we asked our two new team members from the Food and Beverage team to tell us about their experience so far at Portavadie. I would like to introduce Cristina and Gloria, twin sisters from Murcia, Spain. They were living in Glasgow and then moved to the West Coast of Scotland to experienc
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Portavadie Staff Raffle - Staff Benefits

Team Portavadie want to say thank you to our long serving team members (1 years+ continuous service)!We have managed to gather 13 incredible prizes to give the gift of an unforgettable experience to our team:Our prizes will definitely get you #WildAboutArgyll4x B&B s
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Meet our New Culinary Team Members!

A warm welcome to our new members joining the Portavadie kitchen team! We met; Gail, Harry and Ash to discuss how they are adjusting to their Portavadie Experience. We asked them where they have relocated from and then some questions regarding the workplace, have a look... Gai
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Accelerated Leadership Program

The accelerated leadership course commenced on Friday 30th March 2018.Portavadie Management Team poured into the Revie Suite eager to start their first module - the finance module. Well, poured may be an exaggeration, as Finance was probably many of the Team’s least favourite module.
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Best Marina 2018 - SOLA Awards

Some of Team Portavadie headed for Glasgow on Friday to attend the Scottish Outdoor Leisure Awards, held at the beautiful Marriott Hotel. It was a great night filled with entertainment, celebrating achievements, good food, and even better company - we shared a table with Cameron House.The
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Club Fyne Left The Loch and Headed For The Glen!

Skiing is a huge passion of mine, and I am forever encouraging people to at least try it! This is why during my first few months of my graduate placement I thought WHY NOT take the team to Glen Coe for a day out, and
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Portavadie Take On Quadmania

26.08.18Club Fyne is Portavadie's social hub for our employees. It includes days out from the workplace for the staff to get to know and socialise with each other outside of work, as well as for them to get to know the local area and what activities our guests can do when they are visiting
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Meet the Team


Cafe ManagerBlazej Wlodarczyk
Lodge Chef Irek Mlynarczyk
Executive ChefLiam Murphy

Front Office

Assistant Front Office and Marketing ManagerAbbie Ewart
Front Office ManagerJodie Whyte


Accounts ManagerFlori Sandulescu
Managing DirectorIain Jurgensen
Operations Manager Stephen McCafferty


Spa and Leisure ManagerAvril Vernon
Assistant Spa and Leisure ManagerJana Bursikova
Spa and Leisure Senior SupervisorJordan Brown
Senior TherapistShirley Sutherland

Food and Beverage

Guest Services ManagerRaul Herrera Dugo
Assistant Food and Beverage ManagerTilly Renyard

Facilities and Marina

Marina and Facilities ManagerCraig Cochran
Assistant Marina Manager Dee Bowden