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    • Manor House, Shop Lane, Pilton, Shepton Mallet, Somerset, United Kingdom, BA4 4BE
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About Stay Original Co

Stay Original Co offer boutique hotels with a strong focus on serving excellent local food to a wide range of people.

Stay Original are independent, ambitious and big fans of fresh thinking. Opportunities for career development come thick and fast. They work hard, play hard and always go above and beyond for their customers.

The organisation offer great personal growth opportunities for their teams. They have built a training matrix on the back-end of their company websites which sets out career pathways for each role they have in the business.

There are 44 modules of training material comprising multiple training exercises, hand-outs and step by step guides to help employees of all levels develop their knowledge and understanding of their role. They also follow a strict annual appraisal process making sure that any training requests are followed up and addressed either internally or through external courses.

What is it like to work for Stay Original Co

Personal Growth
Personal Growth
The Next Step Challenge Workbook is designed for team members wanting to progress into a management role. 

Stay Original Co have introduced a Stress Policy with training for all managers to ensure that if they do come across any individual showing signs of stress then they are equipped to help them.
Fair Deal
Fair Deal
Stay Original Co run an Employee of the Month scheme. Managers from each site can nominate an employee for great service and going above and beyond what is expected. The successful individual is awarded £100. 

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  • Women

    At least 40% of senior managers are women

  • Holidays

    Companies offering a minimum of 26 days annual leave to all employees after one year

  • Family Friendly
    Family Friendly

    School hours contracts offered to all staff

Company Statistics

  • Earning £35,000+:


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  • Male : Female:

    44% / 56%

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