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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 2019 and unlock your potential.

‘Independent Hotel of the Year’ at the annual Catey Awards 2019

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Trainee Sales Reservations

Would you like the opportunity to study for a nationally recognised Qualification? Then an Apprenticeship with Rudding Park Hotel & Spa could be for you.

Due to the continued growth and success of our business, we are looking for a Sales Reservations Apprentice to join our dynamic team. This is a great opportunity for the right individual to join our reservations team within our Hotel & Spa.

In addition to looking for a new team member, we are also keen on developing staff and promoting from within so please get in touch!

Credit Controller

Location: Harrogate, North Yorkshire

Due to expansion within the business, we have an exciting opportunity for a Credit Controller to join our friendly team. We are looking for an aspiring part qualified Accountant professional to join us at Rudding Park Hotel & Spa. This is a very varied and rewarding role and a great opportunity to work with a proficient and experienced team.

This role will suit an AAT/ACCA/CIMA student looking to progress, or a candidate qualified by experience.

Operational requirements include;

  • Assisting with the production of the month end accounts and month end reconciliations.
  • Management of the purchase ledger.
  • Ensure that all internal control procedure are adhered to and report to any perceived weaknesses to the Head of Finance.
  • Ensure that all financial regulations are met through the maintenance of adequate systems of internal control.
  • Dealing with supplier queries, reconciliations and invoices promptly and prepare payments for review and execution by the Head of Finance.
  • Assist the Head of Finance to provide full and accurate forecasting and budgeting proposals within the Hotel and Spa.
  • Payment processing and processing of journals.
  • Maintain all balance sheet accounts for review by the Director of Finance.
  • Prepare capital reviews as required by management.
  • There will be some responsibility for the checking and production of sales invoices too.

Other Qualities we are looking for;

  • Ideally AAT Qualified or equivalent experience with accounting packages (Sage, POS & PMS)
  • Ability to deputise for the Head of Finance when necessary
  • Strong Excel knowledge and analytical skills
  • Ability to manage conflicts in the workplace and handle challenging conversations
  • Used to working in a busy environment
  • Good organisational skills
  • Ability to assimilate information
  • Good communications skills - written and verbal Previous hotel experience would be desirable
  • A high level of attention to detail

Who are we?

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 would like you to take a moment to think would you like to be part of this? Would you like to join our team and grow along the way with us? 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 new comer 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, and have recently won another Catey for Best Independent Hotel 2019.

Staff Benefits include;

  • A competitive salary
  • Complimentary nutritious meals whilst on duty
  • Free Car parking and subsidised taxi fares
  • 30 days annual leave for full time employees increasing with length of service
  • Opportunity to purchase additional annual leave after qualifying period
  • Company Pension scheme
  • Complimentary 24/7 employee assistance line
  • Opportunity to work in our local community through our volunteer programme
  • Company sick pay
  • Monthly thank you awards for excellent guest care
  • Up to 50% discount in our restaurants
  • Up to 50% discount on Spa treatments
  • Excellent benefits elsewhere in our business including free golf!
  • Refer a friend award
  • Friends and Family discount on overnight accommodation and other areas of the business
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Learning and development opportunities to grow and progress through our business
  • Celebrations of success through family events such as our summer BBQ and end of year thank you awards.

Wellbeing of our people;

  • We are proud to be an accredited disability confident employer
  • We share a passion as an inclusive employer as many of our partners for example our local fund
  • We work closely in our local community supporting small groups and individuals in all areas including Harrogate Skills for Living and the Local Fund volunteer programme.
  • We supply a nutritious and free meal whilst on duty
  • Rudding Park is a mindful employer
  • We offer flexible working arrangements where possible in support of working forward.
  • We have our own 5 a side team and weekly exercise boot camps at the resort
  • Confidential 24/7 advice and support line that offers free counselling and legal advice

Complimentary health care plan for all our employees

Salary is competitive at circa £25K depending on your skills and experience. We look forward to receiving your application.

Send CV

No agencies please. 

Reservations Agent

Location: Harrogate, North Yorkshire

Reservations Agent with excellent salary up to £20,000 and additional incentives of up to £200 a month

Are you a multi tasker?

Can you thrive in a fast-paced call centre environment?

This is a unique opportunity to work with a great people, earn a very competitive salary plus incentives and progress your career.

Due to the growth of our business, we are looking for an additional Reservations Agent to join our successful team.

Your role will include a variety of responsibilities including handling bedroom reservations and bookings for the Clocktower, Horto, Holiday Park, Golf and Spa both via phone and email, focusing on enquiry conversion maximising revenue and exceeding sales targets.

The successful candidate will be guest /sales focused with a well-spoken and polite telephone manner. We are looking for an individual with exceptional interpersonal and organisational skills and a head for achieving targets who can work in a fast paced environment where multi-tasking is a key part of the role.

Although experience within hotels is desirable, we will consider applicants who have strong transferable skills having previous experience working within a reactive sales environment.

We are looking for a bright, positive and energetic personality. Someone who is people focused and passionate about their career.

About us

We are a leading award winning luxury resort just on the outskirts of the beautiful town of Harrogate, North Yorkshire. 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 would like you to take a moment to think would you like to be part of this? Would you like to join our team and grow along the way with us? 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 Independent Hotel of the Year at the Annual Catey Awards 2019!

Staff Benefits include;

  • A competitive salary, commission and bonus incentives 
  • Complimentary nutritious meals whilst on duty
  • A uniform package with in-house dry-cleaning where needed
  • Free Car parking and subsidised taxi fares
  • 30 days’ annual leave for full time employees increasing with length of service
  • Opportunity to purchase additional annual leave after qualifying period
  • Company Pension scheme
  • Complimentary 24/7 employee assistance line
  • Opportunity to work in our local community through paid volunteer programme
  • Company sick pay
  • Monthly thank you awards for excellent guest care
  • Up to 50% discount in our restaurants
  • Up to 50% discount on Spa treatments
  • Excellent benefits elsewhere in our business including free golf!
  • Refer a friend award
  • Friends and Family discount on overnight stays and other areas of the business
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Learning and development opportunities to grow and progress through our business
  • Celebrations of success through family events such as our summer BBQ and end of year thank you awards.

Wellbeing of our people;

  • We are proud to be an accredited disability confident employer
  • We share a passion as an inclusive employer as many of our partners for example our local fund
  • We work closely in our local community supporting small groups and individuals in all areas
  • We supply a nutritious and free meal whilst on duty
  • Rudding Park is a mindful employer
  • We offer flexible working arrangements where possible in support of working forward.
  • We have our own 5 a side team and weekly exercise boot camps at the resort
  • Confidential 24/7 advice and support line that offers free counselling and legal advice
  • Complimentary health care plan for all our employees

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

Send CV

No agencies please. 

Pastry Chef De Partie

Location: Harrogate, North Yorkshire

An opportunity has arisen within our hotel kitchens for an exceptional Pastry Chef de Partie. The successful applicant will have the opportunity to develop their creative skills within our award winning Clocktower and Horto Restaurants including the Conference and Banqueting kitchen.

We are seeking an ambitious, qualified Pastry Chef de Partie to assist in creating fine dining dishes using the best fresh & local produce.

You will work with a strong motivated team of experienced and passionate Chefs in kitchens, which promote collaboration, and diligence.

You must have pastry experience at a high level. NVQ 1, 2 and 3 are desirables but not essential. You will need to be creative, ambitious and have a passion to work with fresh food. You will work with the kitchen teams and be able to demonstrate creativity.

We are also looking for…

  • Previous experience in a similar role with a broad range of food knowledge is desirable.
  • You should have worked in a busy kitchen and thrive under pressure.
  • You will have experience and desire to work with fresh, quality food.
  • 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.
  • You will rotate all food stock items and will report on unusually high or low stock levels.

Working hours will be 5 days over 7 with a competitive salary of circa £21000 per annum depending on skills and experience.

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 would like you to take a moment to think would you like to be part of this?

Would you like to join our team and grow along the way with us? 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.

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

Staff Benefits include;

  • A competitive salary
  • Complimentary nutritious meals whilst on duty
  • A uniform package
  • Free Car parking and subsidised taxi fares
  • Up to 33 days annual leave depending on length of service with the option to buy annual leave after a qualifying period.
  • Company Pension scheme
  • Complimentary 24/7 employee assistance line
  • Opportunity to work in our local community through paid volunteer programme
  • Company sick pay
  • Monthly thank you awards for excellent guest care
  • Up to 50% discount in our restaurants
  • Up to 50% discount on Spa treatments
  • Excellent benefits elsewhere in our business including free golf!
  • Refer a friend award
  • Friends and Family discount on overnight accommodation and other areas of the business
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Learning and development opportunities to grow and progress through our business
  • Celebrations of success through family events such as our summer BBQ and end of year thank you awards.

Send CV

No agencies please. 

Spa Membership Accounts Assistant

Location: Harrogate, North Yorkshire

This is a unique opportunity to work with a dedicated Accounts team, earn a very competitive salary and providing you with the opportunity to progress your career. We are looking for a Spa Membership Accounts Assistant where you will have the chance to build on your existing accounts knowledge and take ownership of this important role with training and support from the Accounts team.

Key Duties include:

  • Reconciliation and coordination of daily banking and posting of daily banking journals including cash and credit cards
  • Maintenance of hotel floats, including ordering of change and petty cash processing
  • Maintenance of Spa Membership accounts including processing monthly Direct Debit run.
  • Reconciliation of balance sheet accounts.
  • Assist with the preparation of month end accounts including preparation and posting of journals

Other Qualities we are looking for;

  • Previous hospitality industry experience would be a distinct advantage
  • You must be IT literate, with a good grasp of computer systems.
  • This is a full-time position with a salary commensurate with skills and experience.

You may also be given the chance to gain a professional qualification through a finance related apprenticeship or an accredited AAT programme.

We offer a competitive salary of circa £20-£21K depending on skills and experience.

Who are we?

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 would like you to take a moment to think would you like to be part of this? Would you like to join our team and grow along the way with us? 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 Independent Hotel of the Year 2019 at the Annual Catey awards in London.

Staff Benefits include;

  • A competitive salary
  • Complimentary nutritious meals whilst on duty
  • Free Car parking and subsidised taxi fares
  • 30 days annual leave for full time employees increasing with length of service
  • Opportunity to purchase additional annual leave after qualifying period
  • Company Pension scheme
  • Complimentary 24/7 employee assistance line
  • Opportunity to work in our local community through our volunteer programme
  • Company sick pay
  • Monthly thank you awards for excellent guest care
  • Up to 50% discount in our restaurants
  • Up to 50% discount on Spa treatments
  • Excellent benefits elsewhere in our business including free golf!
  • Refer a friend award
  • Friends and Family discount on overnight accommodation and other areas of the business
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Learning and development opportunities to grow and progress through our business
  • Celebrations of success through family events such as our summer BBQ and end of year thank you awards.

Wellbeing of our people;

  • We are proud to be an accredited disability confident employer
  • We share a passion as an inclusive employer as many of our partners for example our local fund
  • We work closely in our local community supporting small groups and individuals in all areas including Harrogate Skills for Living and the Local Fund volunteer programme.
  • We supply a nutritious and free meal whilst on duty
  • Rudding Park is a mindful employer
  • We offer flexible working arrangements where possible in support of working forward.
  • We have our own 5 a side team and weekly exercise boot camps at the resort
  • Confidential 24/7 advice and support line that offers free counselling and legal advice
  • Complimentary health care plan for all our employees

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

Send CV

No agencies please. 

Skincare and Retail Specialist

Location: Harrogate, North Yorkshire

Rudding Park Hotel & Spa are looking to recruit for the key position of Skincare and Retail Specialist for our stunning award winning Spa.

You will be a brand ambassador for our ELEMIS products with accountability to deliver retail sales targets by continually developing the retail journey with our guests within the Spa and actively seek opportunities to maximise all aspects of the business.

The ideal candidate will be able to provide exceptional mini treatments including 121 consultations, events, retail displays and team training.

Candidates are required to have previous experience with:

  • The ability to work flexible hours (set shifts) in line with the opening hours of the Spa
  • Be a qualified therapist with previous experience of delivering treatments.
  • Have a passion for retail selling and customer relationship building with the motivation to achieve and succeed.

Previous retail/sales experience and success in achieving targets are required.

Your personal skills and will support the ethos of Rudding Park Spa, therefore it is essential that you are engaging and warm and you make every effort to fulfil the Spa teams targets and motivation of our therapists.

We offer a competitive salary dependent on experience up to £10.60 per hour plus an excellent opportunity to earn commission on sales. Hours are 42.5 a week.

Who are we?

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 would like you to take a moment to think would you like to be part of this? Would you like to join our team and grow along the way with us? 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 new comer 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.

Staff Benefits include;

  • A competitive salary plus commission on hitting target
  • Complimentary nutritious meals whilst on duty
  • Free Car parking and subsidised taxi fares
  • 30 days annual leave for full time employees increasing with length of service
  • Opportunity to purchase additional annual leave after qualifying period
  • Company Pension scheme
  • Complimentary 24/7 employee assistance line
  • Opportunity to work in our local community through our volunteer programme
  • Company sick pay
  • Monthly thank you awards for excellent guest care
  • Up to 50% discount in our restaurants
  • Up to 50% discount on Spa treatments
  • Excellent benefits elsewhere in our business including free golf!
  • Refer a friend award
  • Friends and Family discount on overnight accommodation and other areas of the business
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Learning and development opportunities to grow and progress through our business
  • Celebrations of success through family events such as our summer BBQ and end of year thank you awards.

Wellbeing of our people;

  • We are proud to be an accredited disability confident employer
  • We share a passion as an inclusive employer as many of our partners for example our local fund
  • We work closely in our local community supporting small groups and individuals in all areas including Harrogate Skills for Living and the Local Fund volunteer programme.
  • We supply a nutritious and free meal whilst on duty
  • Rudding Park is a mindful employer
  • We offer flexible working arrangements where possible in support of working forward.
  • We have our own 5 a side team and weekly exercise boot camps at the resort
  • Confidential 24/7 advice and support line that offers free counselling and legal advice
  • Complimentary health care plan for all our employees

This is a unique opportunity to work with a great bunch of people, earn a very competitive salary and progress your career.  We look forward to receiving your application.

Send CV

No agencies please. 

Food & Beverage Staff

Location: Harrogate, North Yorkshire

As a career focused and passionate Food and Beverage Supervisor you will be looking for an opportunity to be part of something special at Rudding Park Hotels award winning team. You will have a professional mind-set and ideally fine dining management experience within a hotel.

You will lead by example and have experience of running shifts. Your personality will be warm and welcoming and you will be passionate and inspirational leading by example, growing and developing the people in your team.

Role and Responsibilities

To communicate and delegate tasks to the F&B team and to ensure departmental targets are achieved.

To provide the highest level of service to all guests of Rudding Park including serving and managing guest queries in a timely and efficient manner

To Assist the Food and Beverage team with training and development as required

To be responsible for some of the administration for the department as directed by the Department Manager.

The ideal candidate will have a minimum of two years in a hospitality/food and beverage environment and be able to demonstrate strong leadership & 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
  • 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 5 days over 7, which includes working weekends and evenings.

F&B Assistant

We are looking to add to our hardworking award winning team an exceptional Food and Beverage Assistant with a positive attitude and great communication skills.

You will also be passionate and excited to be in the hospitality industry. Ideally, we need someone who wants a progressive career and is not afraid to roll his or her sleeves up and get involved.

You will work on a weekly rota basis, which includes weekends and evenings 5 days over 7.

You will be involved in waiting on tables in our restaurants, setting up for service to our guests, re stocking, dealing with queries, discussing dietary requirements with guests and communicating these to the kitchen, learning about the creation of our dishes and sharing this insight with our guests.

It is a very busy and involved role, and you never know who may be dining with us. We have the odd celebrity who may pop in and visit us.

The Tips are great too!

Salary up to £19,890 depending on experience.

Who are we?

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 would like you to take a moment to think would you like to be part of this? Would you like to join our team and grow along the way with us? 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 and independent hotel of the year 2019, which shows our ethos of being inclusive to all.

In return, we have a strong focus on the wellbeing of our staff and have carefully thought through and introduced a number of benefits to promote this;

Staff Benefits include;

  • A competitive salary
  • Complimentary nutritious meals whilst on duty
  • A uniform package with in-house dry cleaning where needed
  • Free Car parking and subsidised taxi fares
  • 30 days’ annual leave for full time employees increasing with length of service
  • Opportunity to purchase additional annual leave after qualifying period
  • Company Pension scheme
  • Complimentary 24/7 employee assistance line
  • Opportunity to work in our local community through paid volunteer programme
  • Company sick pay
  • Monthly thank you awards for excellent guest care
  • Up to 50% discount in our restaurants
  • Up to 50% discount on Spa treatments
  • Excellent benefits elsewhere in our business including free golf!
  • Refer a friend award
  • Friends and Family discount on overnight accommodation and other areas of the business
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Learning and development opportunities to grow and progress through our business
  • Celebrations of success through family events such as our summer BBQ and end of year thank you awards.

Wellbeing of our people;

  • We are proud to be an accredited disability confident employer
  • We share a passion as an inclusive employer as many of our partners for example our local fund
  • We work closely in our local community supporting small groups and individuals in all areas including Harrogate Skills 4 Living and The Local Fund volunteer programme
  • We supply a nutritious and free meal whilst on duty
  • Rudding Park is a mindful employer
  • We offer flexible working arrangements where possible in support of working forward.
  • We have our own 5 a side team and weekly exercise boot camps at the resort
  • Confidential 24/7 advice and support line that offers free counselling and legal advice
  • Complimentary health care plan for all our employees

We will offer a competitive salary dependent on skills and experience. 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.

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: £19,890.00 to £21,000.00 /year

Chef De Partie

Location: Harrogate, North Yorkshire

An opportunity has arisen within our hotel kitchens for an exceptional Chef de Partie. The successful applicant will have the opportunity to develop their creative skills within our award winning Clocktower and Horto Restaurants including the Conference and Banqueting kitchen.

We are seeking an ambitious, qualified Chef de Partie to assist in creating fine dining dishes using the best fresh & local produce. You will work with a strong motivated team of experienced and passionate Chefs in kitchens, which promote collaboration, and diligence.

Live in is available.

We are also looking for…

  • Previous experience in a similar role with a broad range of food knowledge is desirable. 
  • You should have worked in a busy kitchen and thrive under pressure. 
  • You will have experience and desire to work with fresh, quality food. 
  • 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.

Working hours will be 5 days over 7 with a competitive salary of circa £21000 per year depending on your skills and experience.

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 would like you to take a moment to think would you like to be part of this?

 Would you like to join our team and grow along the way with us? 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.

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

Staff Benefits include;

  • A competitive salary
  • Complimentary nutritious meals whilst on duty
  • A uniform package
  • Free Car parking and subsidised taxi fares
  • Up to 33 days annual leave depending on length of service with the option to buy annual leave after a qualifying period.
  • Company Pension scheme
  • Complimentary 24/7 employee assistance line
  • Opportunity to work in our local community through paid volunteer programme
  • Company sick pay
  • Monthly thank you awards for excellent guest care
  • Up to 50% discount in our restaurants
  • Up to 50% discount on Spa treatments
  • Excellent benefits elsewhere in our business including free golf!
  • Refer a friend award
  • Friends and Family discount on overnight accommodation and other areas of the business
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Learning and development opportunities to grow and progress through our business
  • Celebrations of success through family events such as our summer BBQ and end of year thank you awards.

We look forward to receiving your application.

Send CV

No agencies please. 

Sales Reservations Apprentice

Location: Harrogate, North Yorkshire

Would you like the opportunity to study for a nationally recognised Qualification? Then an Apprenticeship with Rudding Park Hotel & Spa could be for you.

Due to the continued growth and success of our business, we are looking for a Sales Reservations Apprentice to join our dynamic team. This is a great opportunity for the right individual to join our reservations team within our Hotel & Spa.

In addition to looking for a new team member, we are also keen on developing staff and promoting from within so please get in touch!

Daily duties include:

Your role will include a variety of responsibilities including handling bedroom reservations and bookings for the Clocktower, Horto, Holiday Park, Golf and Spa both via phone and email.

You will help build and maintain our company reputation by offering excellent guest service via any communication method and in line with our company ethos, which we have successfully built up over the years.

Managing a company shared sales inbox and replying to customer enquiries to convert into reservations.

Answering Inbound sales calls and converting into reservations for all areas of the Hotel and Spa.

Who are we looking for…

Candidates must be able to work as part of a team and have a smart and presentable appearance. You will have good communication skills both written and verbal, preferably along with Maths and English at Grade 4 (Grade C). More essentially, we are looking for the right type of person who can show they would be quick and keen to learn new skills.

Someone with a bright, positive and energetic personality. Someone who is people focused and passionate about their future career.

To apply for a unique opportunity you have to be 16 years or over. You also need to have left full-time education. This qualification is also suitable for those already in employment as well as those wishing to enter the hospitality industry.

This is a Level 2 Reservations Apprenticeship, which will take approximately 12 months to complete as a minimum. Progression from this apprenticeship may lead to a team leader role within the department on a Level 3 Apprenticeship.

About us

We are a leading award winning luxury resort just on the outskirts of the beautiful town of Harrogate, North Yorkshire. 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 would like you to take a moment to think would you like to be part of this? Would you like to join our team and grow along the way with us? 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 Independent Hotel of the Year at the Annual Catey Awards 2019!

Staff Benefits include;

  • A competitive salary, commission and bonus incentives
  • Complimentary nutritious meals whilst on duty
  • A uniform package with in-house dry-cleaning where needed
  • Free Car parking and subsidised taxi fares
  • 30 days’ annual leave for full time employees increasing with length of service
  • Opportunity to purchase additional annual leave after qualifying period
  • Company Pension scheme
  • Complimentary 24/7 employee assistance line
  • Opportunity to work in our local community through paid volunteer programme
  • Company sick pay
  • Monthly thank you awards for excellent guest care
  • Up to 50% discount in our restaurants
  • Up to 50% discount on Spa treatments
  • Excellent benefits elsewhere in our business including free golf!
  • Refer a friend award
  • Friends and Family discount on overnight stays and other areas of the business
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Learning and development opportunities to grow and progress through our business
  • Celebrations of success through family events such as our summer BBQ and end of year thank you awards.

Wellbeing of our people;

  • We are proud to be an accredited disability confident employer
  • We share a passion as an inclusive employer as many of our partners for example our local fund
  • We work closely in our local community supporting small groups and individuals in all areas
  • We supply a nutritious and free meal whilst on duty
  • Rudding Park is a mindful employer
  • We offer flexible working arrangements where possible in support of working forward.
  • We have our own 5 a side team and weekly exercise boot camps at the resort
  • Confidential 24/7 advice and support line that offers free counselling and legal advice
  • Complimentary health care plan for all our employees

If you feel that you have what it takes to join our team and are looking to start your career within a progressive award winning Company, which provides ongoing career opportunities, then we look forward to receiving your application.

Send CV

No agencies please. 

Spa Night Cleaner

Location: Harrogate, North Yorkshire

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 would like you to take a moment to think would you like to be part of this? Would you like to join our team and grow along the way with us? 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 new comer 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.

Staff Benefits include;

  • A competitive salary
  • Complimentary nutritious meals whilst on duty
  • A uniform package
  • Free car parking and subsidised taxi fares
  • Up to 33 days annual leave depending on length of service with the option to buy annual leave after a qualifying period
  • Company Pension scheme
  • Complimentary 24/7 employee assistance line
  • Opportunity to work in our local community through paid volunteer programme
  • Company sick pay
  • Monthly thank you awards for excellent guest care
  • Up to 50% discount in our restaurants
  • Up to 50% discount on Spa treatments
  • Excellent benefits elsewhere in our business including free golf!
  • Refer a friend award
  • Friends and Family discount on overnight stays and other areas of the business
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Learning and development opportunities to grow and progress through our business
  • Celebrations of success through family events such as our summer BBQ and end of year thank you awards.

Wellbeing of our people;

  • We are proud to be an accredited disability confident employer
  • We share a passion as an inclusive employer as many of our partners for example our local fund
  • We work closely in our local community supporting small groups and individuals in all areas
  • We supply a nutritious and free meal whilst on duty
  • Rudding Park is a mindful employer
  • We offer flexible working arrangements where possible in support of working forward.
  • We have our own 5 a side team and weekly exercise boot camps at the resort
  • Confidential 24/7 advice and support line that offers free counselling and legal advice
  • Complimentary health care plan for all our employees

Your role will include;

  • Managing spa areas ensuring a high standard of cleanliness
  • Quality control of guest, public and back of house areas
  • Coordination of housekeeping operations
  • Control of equipment and resources

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

  • You will need a basic understanding of the English language and be able to understand and communicate effectively with your colleagues and guests.
  • You should be fully flexible with regard to hours, and the ability to work on your own initiative and as part of a team.
  • Previous experience in the quality hotel or spa and a similar sized property would be an advantage. 

Working hours will be from 10:00pm to 7:00am working 40 hours a week.

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

If you feel that you have what it takes to join our housekeeping team within a progressive award winning organisation which provides future career opportunities, including training and progression, then we look forward to receiving your application.

Enhanced Pay for working Evenings.

£8.50 per hour to £8.85 per hour

Send CV

No agencies please. 

Apprentice Gardener

Location: Harrogate, North Yorkshire

An amazing opportunity to work whilst learning a skill and gaining a qualification in Horticulture.

Rudding Park Hotel is set in 300 acres of landscaped gardens and woodland including, a holiday park and a six and eighteen golf course, set amongst mature flowers and shrubs.

We are looking for an Apprentice Gardener to assist the Gardeners/Grounds Maintenance Staff in ensuring that the grounds including the kitchen garden are maintained to the highest possible standards.

Candidates will have a hands-on approach, a can-do mentality and will be passionate about horticulture.

Daily duties include:

Assisting the team of Gardeners in garden maintenance duties to enhance Rudding Park Grounds and Horto kitchen garden including:

  • Horticultural operations including formative pruning for a range of plants,
  • Annual seasonal bedding operations,
  • Pest & disease control,
  • General grass cutting, watering of trees, etc.
  • Hedge cutting, irrigation, strimming, edge reformation.
  • Litter picking operations and weed control.

Who are we looking for…

You must have excellent communication skills with the ability to converse easily with both guests and staff. To be successful in our company you should be a highly motivated person, well organised, with keen attention to detail. You will need to demonstrate you are:

  • A team player.
  • Able to listen to instructions, take direction and to work without supervision where required.
  • Confident in communicating with people of all ages and from a wider range of backgrounds.
  • Able to deliver excellent guest service.

 We also expect you to be:

  • Proactive and helpful.
  • Flexible in your approach to work.
  • Keen to take responsibility and ownership of tasks.
  • Professional in your manner at all times.

We are looking for someone with a minimum of Level 1 in Maths and English, or be willing and capable of working towards it.

You will have an excellent opportunity to grow with the company and the chance to progress as well as an opportunity to further your gardening based education. Things you may wish to consider include; being happy working outdoors in all weather conditions and be physically able to meet the demands of the role.

We normally operate Monday-Friday with a start time of 8.00am and finish at 4.30pm depending on weather and seasonality but you will need to be flexible enough to work outside of those hours if required to do so. A driving licence and car is preferable as you will need to get to Rudding Park and it is not easily accessible by public transport.

To apply for a unique opportunity you have to be 16 years or over. You also need to have left full-time education. This qualification is also suitable for those already in employment as well as those wishing to enter the Horticulture Industry.

Full support will be given to you to achieve your Level 2 Horticulture qualification.

About us

We are a leading award winning luxury resort just on the outskirts of the beautiful town of Harrogate, North Yorkshire. 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 would like you to take a moment to think would you like to be part of this? Would you like to join our team and grow along the way with us? 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 Independent Hotel of the Year at the Annual Catey Awards 2019!

Staff Benefits include;

  • A competitive salary, commission and bonus incentives
  • Complimentary nutritious meals whilst on duty
  • A uniform package with in-house dry-cleaning where needed
  • Free Car parking and subsidised taxi fares
  • 30 days’ annual leave for full time employees increasing with length of service
  • Opportunity to purchase additional annual leave after qualifying period 
  • Company Pension scheme
  • Complimentary 24/7 employee assistance line
  • Opportunity to work in our local community through paid volunteer programme
  • Company sick pay
  • Monthly thank you awards for excellent guest care
  • Up to 50% discount in our restaurants
  • Up to 50% discount on Spa treatments
  • Excellent benefits elsewhere in our business including free golf!
  • Refer a friend award
  • Friends and Family discount on overnight stays and other areas of the business
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Learning and development opportunities to grow and progress through our business
  • Celebrations of success through family events such as our summer BBQ and end of year thank you awards.

Wellbeing of our people;

  • We are proud to be an accredited disability confident employer
  • We share a passion as an inclusive employer as many of our partners for example our local fund
  • We work closely in our local community supporting small groups and individuals in all areas
  • We supply a nutritious and free meal whilst on duty
  • Rudding Park is a mindful employer
  • We offer flexible working arrangements where possible in support of working forward.
  • We have our own 5 a side team and weekly exercise boot camps at the resort
  • Confidential 24/7 advice and support line that offers free counselling and legal advice
  • Complimentary health care plan for all our employees

If you feel that you have what it takes to join our team and are looking to start your career within a progressive award winning Company, which provides ongoing career opportunities, then we look forward to receiving your application.

Send CV

No agencies please. 

Kitchen Porter

Location: Harrogate, North Yorkshire

As a key member of our kitchens at Rudding Park you will support our catering team in the delivery of excellent service to our guests, within a beautifully located, luxurious 90 bedroom award winning hotel and spa.

Delivering excellent service will be second nature to you and you will pride yourself on creating and maintaining exceptional standards of cleanliness and service.

We are looking for an enthusiastic person with a positive can do attitude required to support our kitchen team in this fantastic full time position.

Day to day you will be supporting our chef and kitchen team by assisting with food preparation, operating the dishwasher, and keeping the kitchen clean, tidy and safe.

You will be responsible for ensuring basic cleaning jobs are carried out as quickly as possible. Collect and wash up pots and pans. Clean food preparation areas and equipment, in addition to crockery and cutlery. Unload food and equipment deliveries. Other cleaning duties as required around the kitchen.

What we’re looking for:

  • Some experience of working in a busy kitchen
  • Ability to work in a demanding environment.
  • Good numeracy and literacy skills and an eye for detail and accuracy.
  • Self-motivated and able to work on own initiative without ongoing direct supervision
  • Be an enthusiastic, flexible and adaptable team player.

Staff Benefits include;

  • A competitive salary
  • Complimentary nutritious meals whilst on duty
  • A uniform package
  • Free Car parking and subsidised taxi fares
  • 30 days’ annual leave for full time employees increasing with length of service
  • Opportunity to purchase additional annual leave after qualifying period
  • Company Pension scheme
  • Complimentary 24/7 employee assistance line
  • Opportunity to work in our local community through paid volunteer programme
  • Company sick pay
  • Monthly thank you awards for excellent guest care
  • Up to 50% discount in our restaurants
  • Up to 50% discount on Spa treatments
  • Excellent benefits elsewhere in our business including free golf!
  • Refer a friend award
  • Friends and Family discount on overnight accommodation and other areas of the business
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Learning and development opportunities to grow and progress through our business
  • Celebrations of success through family events such as our summer BBQ and end of year thank you awards.

Send CV

No agencies please. 

Spa Evening Attendant

Location: Harrogate, North Yorkshire

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 would like you to take a moment to think would you like to be part of this? Would you like to join our team and grow along the way with us? 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 new comer 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.

If this makes you smile and you would like to be part of our never ending journey then watch our video and read on.

Our luxury Spa now requires an experienced Spa Evening attendant to join our amazing team.

The Spa Host requires a high energy, individual who will deal with the day-to-day operations of the Spa providing the highest level of service to guests including welcoming guests and promoting spa membership. You will be responsible for the delivery of an outstanding guest experience ensuring a personalised, professional and consistent service.

Key responsibilities and accountabilities:

  • Provide the highest level of service to guests at all times
  • Meeting guests and showing them the facilities and dealing with questions and queries as required
  • To carry out guest orientations, and maintain excellent standards of presentation throughout the spa.
  • Perform any required physical checks to ensure that the areas are to Rudding Park’s expected standards of excellence, and report any maintenance faults.
  • To keep on top of laundry and ensure the lockers and changing rooms are fully stocked with towels/robes/flip flops
  • To circulate the spa and ensure all guests are happy and there are no issues
  • Assist with any other duties as required
  • Responsible for undertaking procedures throughout the Spa facility including in relation to Plant, thermal and hydrotherapy experiences, Changing Rooms and Poolside standards
  • To support the reception and rooftop spa team when necessary. 
  • To interact and communicate effectively with all team members of the spa and all members of the hotel team. 
  • To attend any product training ensuring Continuous Professional Development and raise any training needs to the Spa Services Manager.  
  • To ensure that all health and safety procedures are adhered to and these procedures are followed.  

Retailing & Upsell

  • To ensure that sales tools (consultation forms, prescriptions, brochures, samples etc) are effectively utilised at all times to facilitate the sales process.
  • To be completely knowledgeable about all retail products and Spa services and make suggestions for improvement, expansion and/or creation of new services.
  • To actively up-sell spa treatments.
  • To achieve treatment and retail sales targets as set by the Spa Services Manager.

Staff Benefits include;

  • A competitive salary
  • Complimentary nutritious meals whilst on duty
  • A uniform package with in-house dry cleaning where needed
  • Free Car parking and subsidised taxi fares
  • 30 days’ annual leave for full time employees increasing with length of service
  • Opportunity to purchase additional annual leave after qualifying period
  • Company Pension scheme
  • Complimentary 24/7 employee assistance line
  • Opportunity to work in our local community through paid volunteer programme
  • Company sick pay
  • Monthly thank you awards for excellent guest care
  • Up to 50% discount in our restaurants
  • Up to 50% discount on Spa treatments
  • Excellent benefits elsewhere in our business including free golf!
  • Refer a friend award
  • Friends and Family discount on overnight accommodation and other areas of the business
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Learning and development opportunities to grow and progress through our business
  • Celebrations of success through family events such as our summer BBQ and end of year thank you awards.

The Spa Attendant roles available are flexible on 2, 3, 4 or 5 days over 7 including weekends and bank holidays. You will have exceptional customer service and communication skills and ideally have an understanding of the spa environment including treatments.

If you feel that you fulfil the above requirements of the role and are looking for your next career step within a progressive Award winning Company, which provides future career opportunities, including training and progression, then we look forward to receiving your application.

Send CV

No agencies please. 

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