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Our purpose at IHG is to create Great Hotels Guests Love by providing True Hospitality for Everyone.

That’s where you come in.

There’s no one quite like you and that’s what makes you perfect for our diverse, engaged and award-winning IHG family.

Whether you are interested in the "front of house" e.g. Food and Beverage, Front Office, Banquets or Concierge, or Heart of House's Kitchen, Engineering, Housekeeping, or Administration, or many other role types, we are looking for amazing colleagues to bring our great brands to life across Australia's 32 hotels.

In return, we’ll help you become the best that you can be, giving you "Room To Have A Great Start", "Room To Grow", "Room To Get Involved", and "Room To Be You".

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Join Us and We’ll Give You Room To Grow

Everyone needs the room to grow, whether it’s learning new skills, learning about yourself or learning from others. Learning and development opportunities at IHG cover all these aspects.  You can access this learning in many different ways too, all aimed to meet your individual learning needs.

On The Job

We are fully committed to ensuring everyone has great career opportunities and the chance to experience new things through a range of career options at IHG. Online, virtual or conference learning is always available to help with your day-to-day job, whilst internal transfers to different functions in the business, a different city or even a new country for an international assignment are all possible.

Formal Development Programs

We are committed to developing our people and provide a wide range of tools and programs which encourages further development and ranges from self-led learning modules to peer learning, through to comprehensive leadership development programs.



Early Careers Programmes


Beginning your career at IHG will help you to discover your true potential. Explore our work experience, internship, apprenticeship and graduate opportunities. Check in to more than a job. Check into possibility

For more information, please click here to visit our Early Careers website.


Why Join Us? In IHG Australia, you will be rewarded and recognised for your contributions whilst we understand the value and significance of your life beyond work. Benefits include but are not limited to:

  • Room to Grow – Global career opportunities and helping our colleagues to achieve their full potential.

  • Be part of amazing teams in a fast growing region with new hotels opening across Australia regularly.

  • We work in an environment where we put our people at the heart of what we do.

  • Significantly discounted hotel room rates for you and your family and friends in IHG hotels around the world.

  • Amazing colleague discounts and special offers on a range of products and services.

  • Colleague meals whilst on duty.

  • Room To Be Yourself - Flexible working culture reflective of our global footprint and customers creating a diverse and inclusive environment.

  • Work with a hotel group that is committed to making a difference to the planet through charitable contributions to communities, aggressive environmentally-sustainable targets on lowering carbon emissions and water usage, and playing a major role in commercial and leisure supply chains for clients and guests who understand our commitment to "Green Engage" and want to join our journey to make the planet a little better for everyone.

“I just love when I can deliver a seamless and successful event for my clients. It's rewarding when it makes IHG standout from the rest and they come back based on their experience here with us”...Jaylee Weston (Crowne Meetings Planner)


IHG Academy

Through the IHG Academy, IHG hotels and corporate offices collaborate with educational providers and community groups to help local people build their hospitality skills and improve their employability.

In Australia we have developed partnerships with some of the most established hotel schools in the region to ensure students are provided great learning experiences within our hotels and provide great careers within IHG

  Blue Mountains International Hotel Management School, Sydney

  William Blue College of Hospitality Management, Sydney

  The Hotel School, Sydney and Melbourne

  Le Cordon Blue, Adelaide, Sydney, Perth

  William Angliss Institute, Melbourne and Sydney

  International College of Hotel Management, Adelaide

We also partner with a number of other regional universities, colleges and foundations


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