Careers at Rudding Park

Spa Therapist

Spa Therapist

About The Role
We are looking for passionate and enthusiastic qualified Spa Therapist/Senior Spa Therapist to be responsible for exceptional guest service. 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 are full or part time working shifts 2/3 or 4 over 7 days and will involve evening and weekend work.

In addition to the comprehensive training, career potential and competitive salary, you will also have the opportunity to enhance your basic salary through our commission and bonus schemes.

The Ideal Candidate

  • At least two years’ experience within the industry, ideally within a spa therapist/senior therapist.
  • Recognised beauty therapy qualification (e.g. NVQ Level 3 / BTEC in Beauty Therapy, CIDESCO etc.).
  • Able to liaise with the senior management team and wider spa team to communicate protocols, supporting 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.
  • The confidence to provide training to the team where necessary.
  • Able to ensure sales tools are effectively utilised at all times to maximise the sales process.
  • Committed to ensuring all safety precautions and spa rules are observed by team members, members and spa clients at all times.
  • A thirst for growth & development.
  • The ability to lead by example and champion exceptional service.

You Will Receive

  • Free uniform
  • A meal from our own chef from the staff canteen when you are on duty
  • Discounted food, drink and hotel accommodation for your friends and family, subject to availability
  • 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
  • Massage commissions
  • Retail commissions

About Rudding Park
A privately-owned luxury hotel, Rudding Park has 90 bedrooms and suites, a destination spa, two restaurants and a kitchen garden, private cinema, two golf courses and meetings and events venue. Set in 300 acres of landscaped gardens and woodland, Rudding Park is one of the most beautiful Harrogate hotels. Rudding Park features the first Roof Top Spa in the UK and offers an extensive range hydrotherapy and thermal experiences. We offer an extensive range of treatments and guests can discover the Escape Zone – a peaceful and serene space to relax following a treatment. The Spa also offers an indoor swimming pool using natural waters from the grounds of Rudding Park, a Juniper Log Sauna, Rasul for traditional Moorish mud treatments, Retail Therapy, Hair Studio, Nail and Beauty Studio.

Join our Award-Winning Team
This is your chance to join our award-winning team. Just a few of our most recent awards:
2020 Best Spa Hotel, World Spa and Wellness Awards (Western Europe & Scandinavia)
2020 Best Spa Outside Facilities, Good Spa Guide
2019 Best Independent Hotel of the Year, Cateys
2019 Hotel Spa of the Year, AA Hospitality Awards

Job Type: Full-time, Part-time, Permanent
Salary: We offer a competitive rate of up to £10.60 per hour depending on skills and experience
To Apply: Please send your CV to kate.robey@ruddingpark.com

 

Elite Spa Apprenticeship

Elite Spa Apprenticeship

About The Role
Do you have a passion for delivering outstanding service and want to be part of a winning team?

Rudding Park recently won the AA Spa Hotel of the Year at the Hospitality Awards. This is the AA’s ultimate accolade for hotels in the UK awarded to outstanding examples of a Spa hotel.

To help contribute to our success we are seeking a beauty therapist to train in college (Yorkshire College of Beauty) and learn in the Spa. This is a great opportunity to work with a well-established professional team.

The role will involve working towards an NVQ Level 2 and 3 in Beauty Therapy in conjunction with day release to The Yorkshire College of Beauty, successful candidates will then have the opportunity to study CIDESCO in their 3rd year.

Transport to college will be provided for applicants in the Harrogate area.

This is an amazing opportunity to achieve both a national and International qualification for the right individual to begin their career in the beauty industry who has an ambition to work in a high-end spa environment.

Your day-to-day tasks will include:

  • Assisting Therapists with their clients by setting up rooms
  • Meeting and greeting our guests to the Spa in Reception
  • Acting as Host to show our guests around our award winning facilities

The Ideal Candidate

  • Focused on guest experience and the maintenance of high standards,
  • Personable and an excellent communicator to put guests at ease.
  • Confident with the ability to work independently without the need for close supervision
  • Great customer service and communication skills
  • Able to follow instructions with a methodical approach
  • Organised with good attention to detail
  • Driven with an enthusiastic approach to work with a desire to succeed in Beauty Therapy.
  • Professional appearance together with being genuinely helpful and friendly is essential
  • Interested in the Beauty industry
  • English & Maths Grade C or equivalent desirable but not essential

     Please note

  • This role will involve working with essential oils, some chemicals and heated equipment
  • You will have to help keep the Spa clean and tidy throughout the day.
  • You must be willing to work weekends and late nights

You Will Receive

  • Full training in all treatments
  • Attractive salary package above the apprentice wage for this role
  • Benefits that accompany being a member of the Rudding Park Team

About Rudding Park
A privately-owned luxury hotel, Rudding Park has 90 bedrooms and suites, a destination spa, two restaurants and a kitchen garden, private cinema, two golf courses and meetings and events venue. Set in 300 acres of landscaped gardens and woodland, Rudding Park is one of the most beautiful Harrogate hotels.

Rudding Park features the first Roof Top Spa in the UK and offers an extensive range hydrotherapy and thermal experiences. We offer an extensive range of treatments and guests can discover the Escape Zone – a peaceful and serene space to relax following a treatment. The Spa also offers an indoor swimming pool using natural waters from the grounds of Rudding Park, a Juniper Log Sauna, Rasul for traditional Moorish mud treatments, Retail Therapy, Hair Studio, Nail and Beauty Studio.

Join our Award-Winning Team
This is your chance to join our award-winning team
2020, Best Spa Hotel, World Spa and Wellness Awards (Western Europe & Scandinavia)
2020, Best Spa Outside Facilities, Good Spa Guide
2019, Best Independent Hotel of the Year, Cateys
2019, Hotel Spa of the Year, AA Hospitality Awards

Job Type: Apprenticeship
Hours: Working hours are between 30 to 40 years a week including one day a week at College.
Salary: £4.70 to £5 per hour
To Apply: Please send your CV to kate.robey@ruddingpark.com

 

 

Casual F&B Assistants

Casual F&B Assistants

About The Role
We are currently seeking a number of casual Food and Beverage Assistants to work flexible and variable shifts including weekends according to business needs at Rudding Park.

You might work in the following areas of Food and Beverage service: Bar, Restaurant, Breakfast, Room Service and/or Meetings and Events.

You will be communicating with the kitchen, colleagues and the guests alike ensuring a smooth and memorable experience.

You will welcome guests in a polite and friendly manner, consistently providing great customer service.

With your excellent attention to detail and pride in your work, you will work with the Rudding Park family in maintaining and exceeding the already expected high standards, whilst bringing warmth and personality to your role.

The Ideal Candidate

  • Previous experience would be an advantage, but more so is the willingness to learn and take pride in what you do.
  • A positive and friendly attitude and be willing to work as part of a team
  • Candidates must be reliable, polite and well presented.
  • The ability to multi-task and work efficiently.
  • Excellent verbal communication and guest service skills
  • The roles would suit anyone looking for flexibility of hours to fit their lifestyle.

You Will Receive

  • A fun, family orientated working environment where no two days are the same!
  • Quarterly tip payment (paid through Rudding Park tronc system)
  • Discounted taxi fares when on shift (subject to time of shift)
  • Free car parking
  • A competitive wage above National Minimum Wage depending on your age.

About Rudding Park
A privately-owned luxury hotel, Rudding Park has 90 bedrooms and suites, a destination spa, two restaurants and a kitchen garden, private cinema, two golf courses and meetings and events venue. Set in 300 acres of landscaped gardens and woodland, Rudding Park is one of the most beautiful Harrogate hotels.

Join our Award-Winning Team
A few of our most recent awards:
2020 Best Spa Hotel, World Spa and Wellness Awards (Western Europe & Scandinavia)
2020, Best Spa Outside Facilities, Good Spa Guide
2019 Best Independent Hotel of the Year, Cateys
2019 Hotel Spa of the Year, AA Hospitality Awards
2019 Revenue Manager of the Year, Hotel Cateys

Job Type
Full-time, Part-time, Permanent
Salary: A competitive wage above National Minimum Wage depending on your age.
Closing Date: Applications will be reviewed on an ongoing basis so please apply soon if you are interested in this role
To Apply: Please send your CV to kate.robey@ruddingpark.com

 



F&B Managers

F & B Managers

F&B Management Positions All Levels

Salary from £25,000 plus quarterly tronc payments
Full time position.
5 days over 7, 42.5 hours per week.

Due to higher than expected business levels we are currently looking for managers of all levels to join the established Food and Beverage Management team at award-winning Rudding Park Hotel.

Key Responsibilities and Accountabilities:

  • To provide the highest level of service to all guests.
  • Ensure constant training, development and support to your team, to encourage high engagement levels and staff retention.
  • To be aware of all budgets for your department and analyse the results with the Restaurant Manager on a regular basis. 
  • To carry out Duty Management shifts as required.
  • To ensure all points of sale, front and back of house, are accurate and updated regularly.
  • To assist with interviewing, selecting and when necessary disciplining your team.
  • To assist the management team in improving communication throughout the department.
  • To ensure that all feedback is communicated to the management team and that corrective action is taken, where necessary, to ensure no repetition.
  • To be responsible for administration for the department as directed.

Desirable Candidate:

  • Experience at a managerial level in a high volume restaurant
  • Hotel or Resort experience preferred
  • A good understanding, and evidence of success, of leading and developing people effectively

About us

We are a leading award-winning luxury resort on the outskirts of the spa town of Harrogate. Our Values of Care, Passion and Quality are evident in everything we do. This starts with our people who join our ever-growing successful team. We have been making magical memories for our guests for almost 50 years having been owned by the same family for all of this time who are constantly reinvesting into Rudding and its people.

We are creating a legacy, which is putting our town and county on the map. We are an inclusive employer and support our local community. We are proud winners of an industry Catey for accessibility, which shows our ethos of being inclusive to all. 

Rudding Park has strong focus on staff wellness and well -being and has implemented a number of benefits to promote this.

If you are looking for your next career step within a progressive award winning organisation which provides future career opportunities, please send your CV to kate.robey@ruddingpark.com 

Benefits:

  • Company events
  • Free food on duty
  • Employee discount
  • Free or subsidised travel
  • On-site parking
  • Wellness programmes
  • Tronc based tip scheme

 

Chef De Partie

Chef De Partie

Salary: £22,000 per year depending on your skills and experience.
Hours: 5 days over 7 

We are looking for a skilled Chef De Partie to join our exceptionally skilled team. To be considered, you will need to have a minimum of 2 years’ experience already working as a CDP, cooking in a kitchen that cares about the food it sends out. Cooking skills are important, but our chefs are also consistent, reliable, willing to learn and adaptable to different ways of working.

If we have given you food for thought and you have an appetite for learning and champion all things food and flavours, this could be your dream role!

Your Role will include…

· Preparation of dishes using the best fresh & local produce.
· Supporting the team working all sections as required
· Taking pride in being responsible for helping to deliver high-quality food for our guests
. Working across all kitchens within the Rudding Park estate, helping you get an understanding of the whole business 

A bit about you…

Ideally, you will have a minimum of 5 years’ experience in a similar role with a broad range of food knowledge and competence.
You should have worked in a busy kitchen and thrive under pressure.
You will be an excellent team player and who can respectfully communicate to the team.
You should possess a lot of stamina/energy to keep up to speed during occasional hectic spells of business.
You should have a desire to aim for high standards.
You should be reliable, hardworking, trustworthy and passionate in your work.

About us

We are a leading award winning luxury resort just on the outskirts of the beautiful town of Harrogate. Our Values of Care, Passion and Quality are evident in everything we do. This starts with our people who join our ever-growing successful team. We have been making magical memories for our guests for almost 50 years having been owned by the same family for all of this time who are constantly reinvesting into Rudding and its people.

We are creating a legacy, which is putting our town and county on the map having won accolades such as large hotel of the year in 2018, best newcomer and 5-bubble luxury within our first year at the good spa guide awards.

We are an inclusive employer and support our local community. We are proud winners of an industry Catey for accessibility, which shows our ethos of being inclusive to all. We have also recently won a Catey award for Best Independent Hotel of the Year 2019.

If you feel that you have what it takes to join our team and are looking for your next career step within a progressive award winning organisation which provides future career opportunities, including training and progression, please send your CV to recruitment@ruddingpark.com

Assistant Greenkeeper

Assistant Greenkeeper

Assistant Greenkeeper

Job Description
We are looking to recruit an experienced Assistant Greenkeeper to join the Greenkeeping team at Rudding Park.

Key responsibilities include:
Mowing and maintaining all areas of the Estate to the high standards our golfers and guests expect.
Aeration of greens, tees and fairways as planned.
Maintain and look after any machinery used.

The successful candidate must:
Be able to motivate and lead within the team to achieve a high standard.
Have fantastic inter personal skills with both peers and guests.
Ambition to drive and develop themselves and others.
Self-motivated with a flexible approach to working hours.
Good understanding of Health & Safety relating to Golf Course operations.
Although the job is primarily greenkeeping, candidate must be willing to undertake other Estate work as and when needed.

Qualification requirements:
NVQ level 2 preferred.
PA1, PA2 and PA6, Chainsaw all desirable.
Full UK clean driving license

Hours: 42.5 hours per week, 5 days over 7 (including seasonal variation of hours and weekend work on a rota basis)
Application deadline: 21 February 2021
Job Types: Full-time, Permanent
Salary: £20,663.00 per year

If you are looking for your net career step within a progressive award winning organisation which provides future career opportunities, please send your CV to kate.robey@ruddingpark.com