Open Positions

To work at The Reserve means you love people, interesting books, coffees, teas, kombuchas, fine wines, craft beers, and live music, and it also means you're fiercely devoted to delivering excellent customer service with a smile. We prefer candidates with prior service experience, but we're also willing to train for the right fit.

Immediate Openings:

Housekeeper - Need responsible, dedicated, trustworthy, and efficient housekeeper to keep our business and our guest rooms (and homes) in tip-top shape. Hoping for a longer-term business relationship. Cleaning, sheets, laundry, organization. Most likely a three-day-a-week position for season. We can discuss payment when we meet. Please send inquiries to or text 941-400-8396, or fill out the form below.

Bartender - Need responsible, customer-service oriented bartender with prior bartending/service/hospitality experience for Friday nights, special events. Must be able to tend bar, serve craft beers, and have working knowledge and appreciation of wines (reds, whites, roses). Must be friendly and approachable and have loads of dedication to providing a superior guest experience. $5/hour plus tips. Immediate opening. Interviews by appointment only. Please send inquiries to or text 941-400-8396, or fill out the form below.

Musical Performers - We are seeing great talent. Looking for musical (or other) performers -- whether local or traveling from elsewhere -- to perform Saturday night and on Sundays. Open performance dates right now are 8/25 and any open dates you see on the calendar on this website, so if you're interested in being considered for those dates, please reach out right away. Music spans across most genres (including pop/rock, acoustic, progressive alternative, Motown, blues, jazz, classical, and more.) Please send inquiries to or text 941-400-8396, or fill out the form below. Video clips, head shot, bio required in advance. (However, if you're just starting out, no worries. Provide as much as you have, and we'll work with you.) Payment is for a two-hour set, plus you'll receive 100% of all tips. You can also display/sell merchandise, artwork, etc. If you're coming in from out of town, we can discuss cash payment plus a possible deep discount (or barter) on a guest room. 

If you are interested in any of the above, please complete the form below and we'll get back to you as soon as we can! Interviews (if necessary) are by appointment only. Please feel free to provide your information and paste in your resume in the "Message" block below. You can also send your resume to, or drop it by at 1322 N. Tamiami Trail, Sarasota, FL 34236. We will get back to you as soon as possible. Thank you!

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