Steps to finding your perfect pub

Start developing your career

At Trust Inns we are always looking for motivated, enthusiastic and ambitious business minded people to develop our pubs. To be considered you do not necessarily need to have pub experience, just bags of initiative and a desire to succeed.

If you have found a suitable pub on our current list of vacancies or simply want to register your interest in running your own pub business should a pub become available in your desired area, simply follow the essential nine step process below!

Recruitment Steps

Our recruitment process is deliberately simple to help you acquire your perfect pub business quickly and simply!

Gain a personal licence
Go through the PEAT awareness course. For more information on PEAT courses in your area please click here
Identify the pub that interests you, visit the pub and look at the local area and competitors
Contact Trust Inns or complete our online introduction forms
The Business Development Manager for the pub will contact you by phone and discuss your interest in the pub.
If it is right for both parties then you will meet to discuss your interest further and will be supplied with full letting details about the pub
You will have a full viewing of the pub and are supplied with trading history and information to compile your business plan with your independent advisors as well as a blank copy of the tenancy agreement. Click here for the BBPA Business plan.
Meeting to discuss your business plan and the letting terms.
Final interview – if successful an offer will be sent to you and a date for you to start your own pub business is set.

Come and Meet us

We regularly hold informal days for you to meet members of the team to discuss the pub business opportunities that are available to you.

Usually held in one of our local pubs, Business Development Managers (BDM) are happy to chat through opportunities for their respective regions, as well as provide vital information on issues such as how to get a personal licence and what deals are available to you.

Follow our link below to find out where and when our next Open Days are being held.

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They have helped me no end.  I was new to the management post and thrown in at the deep end.  Trust Inns has helped me with the running of the pub and paperwork.  My BDM and credit controller have been very good.

Albion Hotel
Barrow in Furness

We have a very good relationship with Trust Inns. We have great personal communication with them and support when we need it.

Midge Hall

I’ve been a tenant for 20+ years and I’m very happy with the service

Percy Arms


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