Finding Elite Staff for Elite Clients

We specialise in Hospitality, Private Household & Yachting Recruitment.

We are a small but mighty team of dedicated individuals with a passion for each of the industries we recruit for. We use our extensive knowledge and experience to connect the finest Hospitality, Private Household and Yachting talent with exceptional employers. You can expect; honesty, transparency, professionalism and integrity at each stage of the recruitment journey.

Our Industries

We are very proud to be recruiting for some of the UK’s top 4/5 Star Hotels, Fine Dining Restaurants, Gastro Pubs & Private Members Clubs. We recruit for all positions, from Chef de Rang to General Managers as well as Commis Chefs to Executive Head Chefs for these top class organisations.
Private Household
We recruit all levels of Private Household staff, from Housekeepers, Butlers and Private Chefs to Chauffeurs, Gardeners and House/Estate Manager’s. We work for a number of UHNW families who value our confidentiality, professionalism and ability to deliver to specific timelines.
We are a MCA Certified Company who recruit for Sailing and Motor Yachts ranging from 20m to 100m+ helping HODs and management companies to find crew for their Deck, Engineering and Interior departments. We understand each clients needs are different and personalise our process accordingly.

Meet the Team

Oliver Holland

Managing Director

Toby Wells

Principle Recruitment Consultant

Jack Matthews

Senior Recruitment Consultant

Josh Macey

Recruitment Consultant

Gabby Moxham

Office Administrator

Meet the Team

With over 20 years experience, we are a close knit team with a passion for each industry we work with. We go the extra mile and pride ourselves on the personalised service, whether you are looking for a new role or are looking for talent. We get a serious buzz off helping somebody secure their dream role and when helping clients to continue to work towards their targets.

We listen and we care.

Why choose us?

If you are an employer looking to recruit or a candidate looking for a new position you can be assured you are dealing with experts that are passionate about your profession.
High Standards
We have high standards and deal with the very best employers within the 3 industries that we work in. If you are looking for talent or looking for your next career move we would love to hear from you.
Our service is confidential, our consultants have a combined wealth of knowledge and we actively search for the right talent or the right position that meets and exceeds your criteria.
Well Connected
We have consistently developed professional and positive long term relationships with employers and job seekers throughout Hospitality, Private Household and Yachting industries.


“First time working with Oliver, and my experience was very positive! Great guidance, fantastic post-employment follow-ups and truly professional, what to expect from such a well-established business. Highly recommend to everyone. Fantastic”
Fernando Moreira, Deputy General Manager, 4 Red Star Hotel
“Jack was extremely helpful in the process of applying for the job role. Always keeping me up to date with any news, quick and clear replies to any questions I had. Very friendly and easy to talk to.”
Ross Woodall, Junior Sous Chef, Luxury Boutique Hotel
“Toby is a shining example of the perfect recruitment agent. Professional, communicative, knowledgeable and helpful every step of the way. I have made a friend! A massive thank you!”
Jason Du Plessis, Deputy General Manager, Luxury 4 Star Hotel
“Excellent. Total process was very professional and organised. Toby and Oliver have been amazing, with constant communication throughout. Can’t thank them enough.”
Callum Brown, Restaurant Manager, Luxury Country House Hotel
“Very professional and helpful every step of the way. Toby not only focuses on the applicant but always takes time to know how best to help. In my case he did excellent.”
Dieudonné Zenga, Shift Engineer, Luxury 5 Star Hotel
“I received a phone call from Oliver, who explained in detail a suitable role for me based on my experience, he then was in direct contact with the employer and got me an interview shortly after. Oliver was in constant communication with me, gave me advice and continued support in helping me secure a great position. A true professional and a valuable asset to Goldenkeys. I will be recommending Goldenkeys to everyone I know who is looking for a new job.”
Oliver, Guest Services Manager, Luxury 5 Star Hotel

To find out how we can help you, please get in touch!