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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

Food and Beverage Supervisor

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

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 Traveller's Choice Awards 2018.

We are looking to add an exceptional Food and Beverage Supervisor to our hardworking team. If you already have a minimum of two years' hospitality experience and 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.

 

Food and Beverage Supervisor

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 event spaces.

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 Traveller's Choice Awards 2018.

We are looking to add an exceptional Food and Beverage Supervisor to our dedicated and hardworking team. If you already have a minimum of two years' hospitality experience and have the passion and desire to succeed, we can offer you the 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 Food and Beverage 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 Food and Beverage team 
  • To assist Food and Beverage management with training and development of team members 
  • To be responsible for some of the administration for the department as directed by the Department Manager

Skills and Experience:

  • A positive attitude with great communication skills 
  • The flexibility and initiative to respond to a range of different situations 
  • The ability to work independently or in a team
  • Strong leadership and organisational skills.
  • Previous experience in the hotel industry 
  • Previous experience in supervising and/or delegation
  • A willingness to develop team members and self

Staff Benefits:

  • Live-in accommodation if required
  • Complimentary staff meals whilst on duty
  • Reduced spa treatments
  • Staff uniform
  • Pension scheme
  • Generous staff discounts on accommodation.
  • Discounted room rates for family and friends.

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

Please note; 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

Are you a professional therapist looking to develop your skills and work in an award winning Spa?

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

Whether you are a Beauty Therapist, Nail Technician, or a Massage Therapist we are looking for passionate and enthusiastic people to provide professional and engaging wellness therapies and massage treatments to our guests.

In addition to your NVQ Level 3 qualification, you will have a passion for customer service, and be a confident and engaging communicator.

In return, you’ll receive a competitive salary and the opportunity to earn commission. You will also receive other excellent staff benefits including paid breaks, uniform, meals provided on your shift and discounts on products and accommodation.

Skills and Experience:

  • The ability to work under pressure
  • A passion for working with people
  • A thirst for growth and 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 offer a competitive hourly rate of £8.70 per hour depending on skills and experience.

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

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. 

Assistant Night Manager and Night Porter

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 Star Red hotel boasting 90 luxury bedrooms and a State of the Art 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 including a Wedding Meetings and Events venue. We are the perfect destination being set amongst beautiful landscaped gardens and woodland.  Rudding Park sits within easy access of both York and Leeds and three miles south of the beautiful spa town of Harrogate.

We are currently recruiting for an Assistant Night Manager /Night Porter to join our experienced hospitality team.

You will play an important role in ensuring the safety of our guests and the security of our hotel throughout the night. You will be responsible for dealing with any guest requests, greeting and checking in late arrivals. As Assistant Night Manager/Night Porter you will also set up for conference and banqueting functions and hotel housekeeping duties as required.

The successful applicant will be highly experienced in providing exceptional customer service, and will be able to demonstrate a sociable but professional personality. This role would suit someone with previous experience of working nights who is IT literate. Sound knowledge of Health and Safety is an advantage as is a current First Aid Qualification.

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:

  • A Passion for people
  • The ability to champion exceptional service
  • Awareness and sensitivity to different cultures and languages.
  • Personal resilience, in terms of stamina and ability to handle occasional challenging
  • situations with calmness and diplomacy
  • Composure and good judgement

This role would suit someone with a minimum of 1 years previous experience as a Night Porter or 2 years as an Assistant Night Manager who enjoys being people focused.

Previous guest relations, customer service experience is essential and you must be fully conversant in English.

What we are looking for;

  • Previous hotel front office / nights experience is essential
  • Previous customer service experience in a hotel environment
  • You must hold a current and clean UK driving license.

You will also have a good understanding of managing a volume operation and pride yourself on creating an exceptional experience for our guests.

You will be friendly and approachable; you will go the extra mile for our guests; you will provide highly consistent good service and you will lead by example.

Salary is negotiable depending upon experience.

HOURS OF WORK: 4 nights on and 4 nights off on 12 hour shifts

Live in accommodation is available for the right candidate.

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.

Spa Attendant

Location: Harrogate, North Yorkshire

Come and join us in our breath taking state of the art 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 offering a range of facials and massages, spa package’s, a high-tech relaxation area and 17-metre pool.

We are ideally looking for someone who can work from a starting time of between 3pm and 6pm with a finishing time of 10:30pm and can work a minimum of 2 days a week.

Role and Responsibilities:

  • Daily operations of the Spa providing the highest level of service to guests at all times including visual presentation of the Spa
  • Towels and Laundry of the Spa
  • Stocking lockers and other daily preparations for Spa Guests

In return, you’ll receive a competitive salary and the opportunity to earn commission. You will also receive other excellent staff benefits including breaks, uniform, meals provided on your shift and discounts on products and accommodation.

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

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. 

Hotel Receptionist

Location: Harrogate, North Yorkshire

We are looking for an experienced Hotel Receptionist to join our dynamic Hotel Reception team, who is passionate about providing an excellent service experience to our guests. The successful applicant must understand that our service is second to none and therefore they must be able to demonstrate care and empathy.

Key to the role is communicating guest requirements to the operations team in a timely and clear manner. The role holder will need experience of working in a 4 star hotel or similar and will be able to further enhance the guests stay by promoting additional Rudding Park activities including spa treatments, golf and any other promotions available at that time.

The role is varied, as no two days are ever the same, therefore it would be ideal for someone who enjoys being hands on and part of a small tight knit and professional team.  You must be confident in using IT systems and have a good command of both written and spoken English.

Main Responsibilities

  • Provide an efficient and memorable experience during the guest’s stay.
  • Offer at all times a warm welcome in a friendly and professional manner
  • Offer a friendly phone manner to all external and internal parties.
  • Support all departments by communicating in a clear and timely manner
  • Understand the purpose of stay for all guests and support them accordingly
  • Manage any situation or issue in a professional manner
  • Anticipate guests requirements
  • Continue to build your knowledge of all our offerings across the hotel, estate and spa
  • Under take basic concierge duties as required – this may include assisting with luggage
  • Guest recognition – always acknowledge and use the guest name
  • Create a team spirit with all colleagues and across departments
  • Encourage repeat bookings by understanding the guests individual needs

Also key to the role is genuinely caring about the guest experience, a confident telephone manner and excellent numerical and written skills.

The successful candidate will also be passionate and enthusiastic about customer service with a positive outlook and the ability to respond quickly and positively to a range of work solutions.

Person Specification

  • Educated to a minimum of GCSE level
  • Excellent organisational, verbal and written communication skills
  • Able to work a varied shift pattern across 7 days a week
  • Knowledge of Outlook, Word, Power Point, and Excel
  • Previous experience within a customer service environment is essential.

The position is full-time working 5 days over 7 per week including some evening and weekend shifts on a rota basis.

Salary circa £18000 depending on skills and experience

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No recruitment agencies please. 

Spa Receptionist

Location: Harrogate, North Yorkshire

We are an award winning luxury hotel with a fantastic state of the art Spa, including treatment rooms, an indoor pool, and Hydrotherapy Infinity Pool. We are now looking to expand our growing reception team with positive, motivated, passionate people to deliver an outstanding service.

We are looking for people who are guest focused with a professional attitude, smart appearance and are passionate about the service industry. Previous hotel or leisure club experience is an advantage but not necessary as we offer a full training package.

Key responsibilities and accountabilities:

  • Checking in/out of Spa guests
  • Taking reservations for Spa bookings using our Maestro software (in house training programme)
  • Telephone duties
  • Meeting guests and showing them the facilities and dealing with questions and queries as required
  • To actively offer spa treatments, and rooftop spa access

The ideal spa receptionist will have the following skills and abilities:

  • Customer Service and reception experience (Previous spa or salon experience preferred or a background in a similar environment)
  • IT literacy is essential
  • The ability to empathise and communicate with a diverse range of individuals
  • The ability to work under pressure
  • To build and maintain a good working relationship with colleagues and customers at all levels.
  • Basic numeric skills – being able to do basic calculations
  • Immaculate presentation

Our Spa Receptionists work 45 hours per week 5 days over 7.

Staff Benefits include;

  • A competitive salary and commission on retail sales
  • Complimentary meals whilst on duty 
  • Discount at Clocktower and Horto restaurants 
  • Discount on Spa treatments 
  • Friends and Family discount on rooms 
  • Medical and pension schemes 
  • Childcare Voucher Scheme 
  • Free uniform and uniform dry cleaning (where required for work) 
  • Growth and promotion or transfer opportunities so you can progress 
  • Regular awards for staff 
  • Subsidised Taxi Scheme 
  • Free Car parking

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, then we look forward to receiving your application.

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No recruitment agencies please. 

Spa Night Cleaner

Location: Harrogate, North Yorkshire

Our housekeeping team takes pride in making sure that every area of this prestigious hotel and spa is kept to the highest standards. We now have an opportunity for a dedicated person to work evenings in The Spa at Rudding Park.

The role involves cleaning the areas of gym, changing rooms, steam rooms, sauna, and rest areas around the pool, reception and lounge. We're looking for a reliable person, with a friendly personality who has the flexibility to work evenings,  maintaining our high standards of cleanliness and enjoying guest interaction.

The ideal candidate should be fully flexible with regard to hours, and have the ability to show initiative and work as part of a team. Previous experience in a quality hotel or a similar sized property would be an advantage.

Benefits include:

  • Competitive rates of pay
  • Staff discounts on rooms and our restaurants
  • Free meals on duty from our staff canteen
  • Free parking
  • Uniform provided

Working hours are flexible; from 10.00pm to 7.00am working 40 hours a week.

Alternatively working from 5.00am to 9.00am 5 days a week.

We can also provide some flexibility on the evening shift subject to transport. Your own transport is preferred due to the location of the hotel

Enhanced Pay for working Evenings.

£8.25 per hour to £8.75 per hour

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

You must hold a full UK clean driving licence.

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. 

Flexible Weekend Work

Flexible Work at Rudding Park

We are currently seeking a number of waiting and bar staff to work flexible shifts and/or weekends at Clocktower Restaurant in Rudding Park Hotel.

Duties cover all Front of House duties,  laying up tables, serving teas and coffees, working behind the bar serving alcohol, serving food, cleaning, washing up, waiting at tables, and keeping areas clean and tidy.

Variable shifts are available over 24 hours between 6am to 6am. Minimum of eight hours per week up to full time hours to include breakfast, day, and evening shifts, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday.

As this role includes bar work, applicants must be aged 18 or over.

Skills and Experience:

  • Experience in a similar role is desirable but not essential
  • A positive and friendly attitude and willingness to work as part of a team
  • Candidates must be reliable, polite and well presented

The roles would suit students and parents looking for flexibility around school.

Uniform provided

Please send your CV with covering letter stating availability and number of hours you are looking for.

Job Type: Part-time

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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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