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A career with Rudding Park offers an abundance of opportunities. Renowned for creating a culture that provides a motivating and rewarding environment we encourage and support personal development.

Our Mission Statement ‘Care, Passion, Quality’ describes our culture. We focus on delivering unforgettable experiences for our guests, making a difference every day and being the best. Numerous industry awards have recognised our outstanding, personalised service.

Join us on our journey in 2018 and unlock your potential.

Opportunity of the Week

Assistant Restaurant Manager

Rudding Park is an award winning privately owned luxury hotel with 90 bedrooms, a luxury spa, two restaurants, two golf courses and conference and events space.

In addition, we have been voted Best Fine Dining Restaurant by the Yorkshire Evening Post Oliver Awards 2018, and Best Hotel in England outside London through TripAdvisor Travellers' Choice Awards 2018.

We are looking to add an exceptional Assistant Restaurant Manager to our dedicated and hardworking team . If you have the passion and desire to succeed, we can offer you an opportunity to work with an award winning team and family company which continues to go from strength to strength.

Conference and Banqueting Manager

Location: Harrogate, North Yorkshire

The award-winning privately owned Rudding Park Hotel & Spa is set in beautiful country grounds on the outskirts of Harrogate, North Yorkshire. It has the accolade of being an AA 4 red star hotel and boasts 90 luxury bedrooms, 16 versatile events spaces for up to 400 guests, two golf courses, two restaurants, an award winning state of the art Spa and Holiday Park featuring a touring site, cottages, chalet lodges and luxury lodges.

Our stunning hotel requires a Conference and Banqueting Manager with strong corporate event and wedding management experience. We are offering a competitive salary circa £25,000 to £30,000 depending on skills and experience.

Rudding Park Hotel has several high-end function suites with conferences and weddings being the main business. As Conference and Banqueting Manager, you will take responsibility for our events. You will have accountability for rotas, staffing levels and control of costs for the department. Your leadership, coaching and mentoring will ensure the smooth running of all events to exceptional standards expected at Rudding Park.

What we are looking for;

You will have previous experience in a similar role of at least 2-3 years, preferably within a 4 or 5-star hotel and events set up. You will be able to clearly demonstrate coaching and people management skills. Your passion and professionalism for event management will be what sets you apart from all other candidates. In addition you will;

  • Bring with you excellent communication skills and be experienced in identifying guest needs and providing solutions to exceed their requirements.
  • Be organised, have exceptional attention to detail and the desire to go the extra mile for our guests.
  • Be presentable and smart in appearance at all times.
  • Treat guests and team members with respect.
  • Deal with or escalate complaints immediately and effectively.

If you feel you have the care passion and quality to succeed then we want to hear from you.

We are offering a competitive salary circa £25,000 to £30,000 depending on skills and experience. The role is full time working five over seven days including covering weekends and shifts.

We offer an amazing range of staff benefits which include;

  • 50% Discount in the hotel restaurants and award winning Spa
  • Free meal when you are on duty in the staff canteen
  • Discounted hotel accommodation for you, friends and family where available
  • Live in accommodation if required
  • Staff uniform
  • Career training and development
  • Medical and Pension Scheme
  • Employee Assistance Programme from Hospitality Action

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Assistant Restaurant Manager

Location: Harrogate, North Yorkshire

Rudding Park is an award winning privately owned luxury hotel with 90 bedrooms, a luxury spa, two restaurants, two golf courses and conference and events space.

In addition, we have been voted Best Fine Dining Restaurant by the Yorkshire Evening Post Oliver Awards 2018, and Best Hotel in England outside London through TripAdvisor Travellers' Choice Awards 2018.

We are looking to add an exceptional Assistant Restaurant Manager to our dedicated and hardworking team . If you have the passion and desire to succeed, we can offer you an opportunity to work with an award winning team and family company which continues to go from strength to strength.

Role and Responsibilities

  • To communicate and delegate tasks to the restaurant team and to ensure departmental targets are achieved
  • To provide the highest level of service to all guests of Rudding Park including managing guest queries in a timely and efficient manner
  • To communicate and delegate tasks to the F&B team
  • Assist the F&B management team with training and development of team members
  • To be responsible for some of the administration for the department as directed by the Department Manager

Staff benefits include:

  • Accredited professional development courses and advanced apprenticeships
  • A meal from our own chef in the staff canteen when you are on duty
  • Discounted hotel accommodation for you, your friends and your family, where available
  • 50% discount in The Spa and all restaurants
  • Medical and pension scheme
  • Employee Assistance Programme from Hospitality Action who offer advice for our staff 24 hours/7 days a week
  • Long Service / Loyalty Awards
  • Recommend a Friend scheme

The ideal candidate will have a minimum of two years in a hospitality/restaurant/food and beverage environment and be able to demonstrate strong leadership and organisational skills.

You should also have the following:

  • A positive attitude with great communication skills
  • The flexibility and initiative to respond to a range of different work situations
  • The ability to work on your own or in a team 

It would be advantageous in this position for you to demonstrate the following capabilities and distinctions:

  • Previous experience in the hotel industry
  • Previous experience in supervising and/or delegation
  • A willingness to develop team members and self

You will be committed to working on a weekly rota basis, which includes shift work and working weekends and evenings.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: £20,000.00 to £22,000.00 /year

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Senior Spa Therapist

Location: Harrogate, North Yorkshire

We have vacancy for a Senior Spa Therapist to lead the therapist team at the Rudding Park Spa. We are looking for an enthusiastic and outgoing individual, ideally with experience of working in a supervisory role in a spa environment.

The Spa offers a hydrotherapy pool, saunas, spa bath and steam rooms dotted amongst lounging areas with trees and shrubs. In addition we have treatment rooms, a range of facials and massages, spa packages, a high-tech relaxation area and 17-metre pool.

The ideal candidate would be responsible for the motivation and supervision of the therapy team.  You will have the ability and desire to act as a role model to the spa therapist team, training, motivating and inspiring them to provide the highest level of treatment delivery to our guests.

The hours of the role are full time 5/7 and will involve evening and weekend work.

In addition to the comprehensive training and career potential and competitive salary, you will also have the opportunity to enhance your basic salary through our commission and bonus schemes. A free uniform is provided and up to 50% off food and drink in the restaurants and on accommodation in the hotel.

 You will also receive:             

  • A meal from our own chef in the staff canteen when you are on duty
  • Discounted hotel accommodation for your friends and family where available
  • Medical and pension scheme
  • Employee Assistance Programme from Hospitality Action who offer advice for our staff 24 hours/7 days a week
  • Long Service /Loyalty Awards
  • Recommend a Friend scheme

We are looking for the following:

  • At least three years’ experience within the industry, ideally within a senior therapist, spa or salon manager capacity
  • Recognised beauty therapy qualification (e.g. NVQ Level 3 / BTEC in Beauty Therapy, CIDESCO etc.)
  • The ability to liaise with the senior management team and wider spa team to communicate protocols and support the team to deliver 5* therapy experiences for all guests
  • A warm and positive attitude, with a caring and dedicated approach to our guests’ requirements
  • Willingness to provide training to the team where necessary
  • To ensure that sales tools are effectively utilised at all times to maximise the sales process 
  • To ensure that all safety precautions and spa rules are observed by team members, members and spa clients to ensure safety is maintained at all times whilst using the spa. 
  • A thirst for growth and development 
  • The ability to lead by example and champion exceptional service

If you have the skills and personal qualities for this fantastic opportunity to work at Rudding Park then please get in touch.

We are also very proud to have some amazing accolades including;

  • Best New Spa in the UK, Good Spa Guide Awards 2017
  • Best UK Spa Hotel, Sunday Times
  • Horto, 3 AA Rosettes
  • Best Hotel, Yorkshire Life Food and Drink Awards
  • Yorkshire's Hotel of the Year, White Rose Awards 2017
  • Only UK Hotel in TripAdvisor 2017 Hall of Fame for Hotels
  • A decade in the Top 3 Best Hotels in the UK, TripAdvisor 2016

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No recruitment agencies please. 

Food and Beverage Host

Location: Harrogate, North Yorkshire

Award winning Rudding Park is set in beautiful country grounds on the outskirts of Harrogate, North Yorkshire. It has the accolade of being an AA 4 Star Red hotel boasting 90 luxury bedrooms and The Spa in the recently added modern wing alongside the Grade I listed Regency house.

Guests can experience our 3 AA Rosette Horto Restaurant, and 2 AA Rosette Clocktower Restaurant, private cinema, 18 and 6 hole golf course, golf academy, and wedding, meetings, and events venue.

We are currently recruiting an enthusiastic and exceptional Restaurant Host to join our experienced hospitality team.

The successful candidate will be expected to be competent in providing a consistent high level of service to our guests whilst providing a relaxed and professional approach.

The role will include supporting with many types of events within the restaurant including weddings, parties and large corporate events.

As our Food and Beverage Host you will be expected to demonstrate strong organisational skills and be experienced in managing reservations. We ask that you already have experience of working to deadlines and demonstrate being able to get the job done through leadership and delegation.

Previous work experience as a Host/Hostess or Waiter/Waitress and an understanding of restaurant etiquette will be an advantage.

Here are just a few of the benefits that we offer our employees:

  • Free meal on duty in the hotel canteen
  • Discounted hotel accommodation for you, your friends and your family
  • 50% discount in The Spa and restaurants
  • Career training and development
  • Medical and Pension Scheme
  • Uniform provided and dry cleaned

We are looking for the following skills:

  • The ability to work under pressure
  • A passion for people and food
  • A thirst for growth & development
  • The ability to champion exceptional service
  • A head for administration – If you have experience using the MAESTRO Software System this would be an advantage.

This role would suit someone with a minimum of two years' reception experience who enjoys being people focused. Previous guest relations, customer service experience is preferred and you must be fully conversant in English language.

HOURS OF WORK:

Minimum of 40 hours per week (5/7 days, splits, straights,)

Live in accommodation is available for the right candidate.

Full time/part time - We will consider job share for this role

Only those eligible to work in the UK or have a valid UK work permit/visa will be considered for the above position.

Please be aware that due to the high number of applications that we receive we must inform you that if you have not heard from Rudding Park within 10 working days your application has not been successful.

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No recruitment agencies please. 

Spa Therapist

Location: Harrogate, North Yorkshire

Would you love to work in an award winning spa in North Yorkshire, with commission paid on the treatments you do as well as retail sales, and the best hourly rate in Yorkshire?

Come and join us at The Spa, with its hydrotherapy pool, saunas, spa bath and steam rooms dotted amongst lounging areas with trees and shrubs. In addition, we have treatment rooms for a range of facials and massages, spa packages, a high-tech relaxation area and 17-metre pool.

We are looking for passionate and enthusiastic qualified Spa Therapists to provide professional wellness therapies and massage treatments to our guests. You will be keen to take on new challenges and committed to providing a courteous and professional service to our guests.

Full time and Part time positions with various contracted hours available. The hours of the role are quite flexible and will involve evening and weekend work.

In addition to the comprehensive training and career potential and competitive salary, you will also have the opportunity to enhance your basic salary through our commission and bonus schemes. A free uniform is provided and up to 50% off food and drink in the restaurants and on accommodation in the hotel.

 You will also receive:             

  • A meal from our own chef in the staff canteen when you are on duty
  • Discounted hotel accommodation for your friends and family where available
  • Medical and Pension Scheme
  • Employee Assistance Programme from Hospitality Action who offer advice for our staff 24 hours/7 days a week
  • Long Service /Loyalty Awards
  • Recommend a Friend Scheme

We are looking for the following skills:

  • A level 3 NVQ in Beauty Therapy and a minimum 1 year’s experience in industry
  • A warm and positive attitude, with a caring and dedicated approach to our guests’ requirements
  • A thirst for growth & development
  • The ability to champion exceptional service

If you have the skills and personal qualities for this fantastic opportunity to work at Rudding Park then please get in touch.

We are also very proud to have some amazing accolades including:

  • Best New Spa in the UK, Good Spa Guide Awards 2017
  • Best UK Spa Hotel, Sunday Times
  • Horto, 3 AA Rosettes
  • Best Hotel, Yorkshire Life Food and Drink Awards
  • Yorkshire's Hotel of the Year, White Rose Awards 2017
  • Only UK Hotel in TripAdvisor 2017 Hall of Fame for Hotels
  • A decade in the Top 3 Best Hotels in the UK, TripAdvisor 2016

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No recruitment agencies please. 

Turndown Attendant

Location: Harrogate, North Yorkshire

Our Rudding Park Housekeeping team take pride in making sure that every area of our award winning Hotel and Spa is spotless and they have exceptional attention to detail.

We are looking for a Turndown Attendant to work part time in the evenings from 5:00pm or 6:00pm to 9:00pm to create a unique and memorable experience for every guest. You will ensure bedrooms are prepared for the evening to the highest of standards.

Your role will include:

  • Providing a Turndown Service to our guests this involves – turning down the covers on the bed, replenishing tea/coffee, drawing the curtains, emptying the bins, replacing towels and water as necessary.
  • Making sure any guests requirements and preferences are actioned
  • Following hotel policies and procedures
  • Cleaning guests' rooms and public areas when required
  • Consistently offer professional, friendly and engaging service
  • Ensure service standards are followed

What's needed?

  • Experience in a similar role is desirable
  • Good knowledge of housekeeping processes and procedures is desirable
  • Basic English communications skills – Free English lessons are provided
  • You must be organised with an eye for detail
  • A positive and friendly attitude and be willing to work as part of a teamwork  

The role is available to work either four or five evenings a week

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No recruitment agencies please. 

Careers – Are you looking to become part of our talented workforce?

Unlock your potential at Rudding Park.

We're always looking for outstanding talent and we welcome applications from individuals experienced in hospitality, as well as those starting on a new career path who would require training and personal development.

If you want to unlock your potential in a fast-paced career, where no two days are the same, we may have the job for you!

Please note applicants must be eligible to live and work in the UK to be considered.

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