Welcome To Fota Island Resort
Ireland’s finest luxury destination nestled at the heart of a peaceful Island, surrounded by beautiful scenery in Co Cork. It is a glorious five star combination of the welcoming Fota Island Resort, Irish Open Championship Golf Course & Academy, Self Catering Lodges and Natural Beauty, Serenity and Service in one of the most outstanding settings on the Irish Coast.

Embellish your career in a place where you can achieve all your professional goals while developing a sense of belonging, pride and commitment. At Fota Island Resort, we strive towards the common goals of maintaining our impeccable reputation and renowned customer service. Every guest is considered as an extremely important person, it is everyone’s job to provide each guest with a level of service that is consistently excellent.

As illustrated on our website there are many different areas of employment in Fota Island Resort to choose from with many opportunities.

Mission Statement
I will exceed, embrace, be accountable, empowered, evolve and excel to serve with professionalism, balancing the significances of owners, associates and customers in all that I do.

Company Values:

  • Excellence  
  • Caring and Friendliness
  • Responsibility
  • Pride
  • Be thankful

Staff Benefits Include:

  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Bike to work Scheme
  • Discount on Dining options of up to 50%
  • Reduction on accommodation for family and friends
  • Discount for Spa treatments and products
  • Use of Health Clubs
  • Staff Dining Facilities
  • Staff Parking

Career Advancement and Employee Training
Career advancement is important to us at Fota Island Resort. All positions are advertised internally and we encourage all associates to submit their applications. Promotions are based on our 8 Competencies and suitability for the role. Continuous development and training is very important to us.

We provide training with both internal and external trainers. We currently have The Fota Collection Leadership and Development Programme 2021 which is in association with CETB and accredited by City and Guilds.

The purpose of this programme is to equip candidates with the knowledge, skills and attitude to prepare for Leadership and Management. This programme is two years in duration and aims to build and recognise high potential associates while attracting and retaining talent.

The Leadership Development Programme is certified by City and Guilds in association with The Cork Education and Training Board. Students graduate with a City and Guilds qualification after two years on successful completion.

Throughout your career at Fota Island Resort, you will work with an international team who are dedicated to delivering an exceptional, friendly and natural service, while striving to maintain the Resort’s impeccable reputation. Our mission is to exceed customer’s expectations throughout their stay, which requires pride and commitment from all our staff members.

For an overview of all career vacancies, please see our vacancies page.

As part of any recruitment process, The Fota Collection collects and processes personal data relating to job applicants. The Company is committed to being transparent about how it collects and uses that data and to meeting its data protection obligations. The Fota Collection complies with its obligations under the Regulations by keeping personal data up to date; by storing and destroying it securely; by not collecting or retaining excessive amounts of data; by protecting personal data from loss, misuse, unauthorised access and disclosure and by ensuring that appropriate technical measures are in place to protect personal data.

We need to process data to take steps at your request prior to entering into a contract with you. We may also need to process your data to enter into a contract with you. In some cases, we need to process data to ensure that we are complying with its legal obligations.

If your application is unsuccessful, The Fota Collection may keep your personal data on file in case there are future employment opportunities, for a period of 12 months, for which you may be suited. You are free to withdraw your consent at any time.

By submitting your application you are agreeing to the details contained in aforementioned notice.


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