If you’re an operator with experience of running a high-volume destination pub with a love for all things food, high standards and looking after your team and guests then the Ship at Elswick is looking for a management partner like you. Come and take the helm of this epic opportunity. With a £300,000 investment, you cannot fail to take great pride in your business!

The pub

If you could design the optimum pub, you’d create a large car park to fill with guests, an imposing front entrance into a gorgeous, open space with enough seats for everyone to eat and drink comfortably in the bar, next to a roaring fire or a cosy corner. You’d have space for functions and a recently refurbished commercial kitchen to cater for all. In the summer you’d want a light and inviting conservatory leading out to the most beautifully planted garden with a play area for the children and a covered area to shelter from the spring showers.

You’d have an amazing food offer that delivered on country classics for lazy days in the garden in the sun, or comforting, warming plates if you didn’t go for the epic Sunday Roast. You’d want an eclectic range of beers, gins, and cocktails to compliment the food or for if you just fancied calling in for a pint with your dog. You’d design the Ship!

The Ship epitomises your warm, welcoming country pub experience, whether you’re popping in for a light lunch, a pint after work, or a family meal to celebrate an occasion, you’ll be able to cater to all with your intuitive service style and amazing offer. You’ll also discover spacious private living accommodation above the pub.

The location

You will find Elswick village steeped in history just off the A585. With a fresh multi-sports area and recreational facilities, the village has contemporary appeal enveloped in history with the Gothic church and spire. These are situated adjacent to the 17th Century nonconformist chapel, which is known to be the oldest in the county. The Ship is one of only two village pubs and the area is well-known for Bond’s ice cream.

The Partnership – Fixed

Ready to kick start your own Management Company, manage your own team, and define your own wage structure? Love working closely with an Operations Manager in providing the right management services to build an incredible pub legacy with uncompromising standards and stand out guest experience? Then the Punch Management Partnership Contract is the perfect option.

Alongside tonnes of day to day support and a brilliant framework to grow the business, we provide an uncapped cut of top line turnover to pay yourself and your team in exchange for your Management Company providing the management services at the pub – it’s your structure to own. We understand how important it is for a Management Company to completely own their own team.

In Management Partnerships, we love pub obsessed Management Companies with an entrepreneurial spirit that can help us lead the industry. We love to engage Management Companies that help us create pub legacies that stand the test of time and become the hub of their community. We get that every pub has its own distinct character, so our Operations Manager will work closely with the Management Company to understand the true identity of the business, we can then help support and amplify this as part of the Management Partnership model.

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