Being part of the De Vere Venues team is something really quite special. Our entrepreneurial spirit and fantastic hospitality ethos is displayed throughout our business, and gives a meaningful and exciting opportunity for every single member of the team to take his or her part in our future.
Our core business is about delivering the best training, meeting and conference rooms for our customers, whether this is an intimate one-to-one meeting, a training course, or a high profile launch ceremony, we will create a conducive environment in any of our unparalleled venues where every detail, however small, is taken care of, so we think you'll appreciate the De Vere Venues difference.
As the UK leader in dedicated business space, we have over 30 inspiring locations across the UK from contemporary city centre locations to country houses. We have conference rooms which seat up to 6,000 delegates featuring the latest in communications technology and internet access, tree houses, team building and bespoke solutions for any meeting or conference - we'll even build our clients a venue of their own and have championship golf courses and our
portfolio of properties is growing with some exciting new projects in the pipeline.
And when it comes to dining, De Vere Venues we are fanatical about food and that's because we serve over 750,000 lunches a year, ranging from quick brain-food to group BBQs to intimate private dining with bespoke menus and fine wines. And on top of that we offer a bottomless supply of free-flowing refreshments. Its food that means business - prepared to perfection.
Our graduates complete a fixed term 18 month programme of focused training which includes mentoring conducted by senior managers of the De Vere Venues team, a taste of life in hospitality and in depth learning covering the core areas of our business including: Sales and Business Development, Bars & Restaurants, Front of House and Revenue and Finance. 100% of Graduates that completed our programme in 2012/2013 were offered permanent positions within De Vere Venues.
Part of the assessment process you will have the opportunity to meet current graduates who will share their own experiences of the programme - until then here is what some of them had to say ...
Ben Ringer, Current Graduate
"The exposure to every level of the company keeps the development real time and continues to challenge and push you, but it is worth every minute."
Sam Hunt, Current Graduate
"The focus on your personal development is just as important to De Vere Venues as the overall running of the business. As my first placement comes to an end, I have found the support and guidance received has given me the essential tools to becoming a great Manager. Nothing is a problem, everything is an opportunity"