Employment Opportunities with English Lakes

Below are the jobs we have currently available:

    GENERAL ASSISTANT (full time)at The Midland Hotel, Morecambe, Lancashire.

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    The Midland was built in the 1930s, and is a destination in itself; with 44 thoroughly modern 30s inspired guest rooms, a warm, welcoming top-class restaurant and bar, with outstanding facilities for conferences and events.

    Modelled on the best continental hotels of the day, it’s a modernist vision of marble, mosaics, spiral staircases and beautifully curved shapes.

    This sleek, art deco-inspired masterpiece set on the promenade in Morecambe, Lancashire seeks an additional Full Time GENERAL ASSISTANT to join us.

    Your aim will be to surpass our guests' expectations by understanding their individual needs and offer a quality approach to the service of food and beverages within the hotel, thereby ensuring the maintenance of high standards to all customers.

    Working 5 days out of 7 Monday to Sunday, with early, late and various shifts available.


    Previous experience is not essential as training will be given. However, you will be friendly, have lots of energy, a real desire to be part of a winning team and get a genuine buzz out of looking after guests.

    You will be ready to take on the constant challenges of a very busy hotel and have an impeccable eye for detail.

    We offer an excellent benefits, which include
    free Leisure Club Membership (including immediate family), Service Awards, staff discount, Birthday vouchers and much more.

    For further information contact Dorota Suwala at The Midland Hotel on
    T: 01524 428386
    E: personnel.midland@englishlakes.co.uk

    An application form is available on the employment page of our web site for you to download, print off and complete.

    All applicants must be eligible to live and work in the UK. Documented evidence of the eligibility will be required from candidates as part of the recruitment process.

    ASSISTANT RESTAURANT MANAGER at The Low Wood Bay Hotel, Windermere, Cumbria

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    Low Wood Bay Hotel is situated on the shores of Lake Windermere, it is an established four star hotel boasting 111 bedrooms, an extensive 360 capacity Conference Centre, two restaurants along with a prestigious Leisure Club and Watersports/Activity Centre.

    We have an exciting new vacancy for an ASSISTANT RESTAURANT MANAGER.(Full Time - live out)

    The role will involve assisting the Restaurant Manager in developing the team and maintaining the highest of standards within the Food and Beverage department.

    Your aim will be to surpass our Guests expectations and ensure their visit is a truly wonderful experience.

    Your skills and experience will include: People Management, Training and Team Development together with excellent Communication.

    You will have an enthusiastic and experienced approach to food, a guest–friendly manner,previously worked in quality establishments and possess the skills to enhance standards of service.

    Full Time - 5 days out of 7, rota basis including early, late and split shifts.

    Salary subject to experience.

    We also offer an excellent Benefits Package, including free Leisure Club Membership, in house Service Awards, loyality vouchers, excellent company discounts and so much more.

    For further information contact Helen Wilman-Scales on 015394 39452 or email personnel.lowwood@englishlakes.co.uk

    There is an application form for you to download, complete and send to us on the jobs page of our website.

    All applicants must be eligible to live and work in the UK. Documented evidence of the eligibility will be required from candidates as part of the recruitment process.

    ROOM ATTENDANTS at The Low Wood Bay Hotel, Windermere.

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    Low Wood Bay is situated on the shores of Lake Windermere, it is an established four star hotel boasting 111 bedrooms, an extensive 360 capacity Conference Centre, two restaurants along with a prestigious Leisure Club and Watersports/Activity Centre.

    We are seeking to recruit enthusiastic individuals to join our Housekeeping Team.

    This really is a fantastic opportunity to join a dynamic exciting team, in the most wonderful surroundings on the edge of Lake Windermere!

    Your specific responsibilities will be to maintain the standards of cleanliness in Guest Bedrooms and Public areas.

    We offer an excellent benefits package, including complimentary leisure club membership (including imediate family) staff discounts, service awards, loyality vouchers and lots more.

    If you are sociable and friendly and would like to be part of our winning team – we would love to hear from you.

    An application form is available on the jobs page of our web site for you to download, print off and complete.

    Contact Helen Wilman-Scales for further information on 015394 39452 or email personnel.lowwood@englishlakes.co.uk

    All applicants must be eligible to live and work in the UK. Documented evidence of eligibility will be required from candidates as part of the recruitment process.

    CHEF DE PARTIE at Low Wood Bay Hotel, Windermere

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    Low Wood Bay is situated on the shores of Lake Windermere, it is an established four star hotel boasting 111 bedrooms, an extensive 360 capacity Conference Centre, two restaurants along with a prestigious Leisure Club and Watersports/Activity Centre.

    We are seeking to recruit a CHEF DE PARTIE to join our highly successful Kitchen Brigade.

    The quality of food delivery and production is absolutely critical to our guests’ experience and you will play a key part in maintaining our high standards to ensure our customers' expectations are consistently exceeded.

    If you have the relevant experience, the passion and you are a person who wants to be part of a winning team – we would love to hear from you.

    The salary is dependant on experience.

    Contact Helen Wilman
    T: 015394 39452
    E: personnel.lowwood@englishlakes.co.uk

    An application form is available on the employment page of our web site for you to download, print off and complete.

    Documented evidence of the eligibility to live and work in the UK will be required from candidates as part of the recruitment process.

    ROOM ATTENDANT at The Wild Boar Inn, Crook, Nr. Windermere, Cumbria(Live in/out)

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    THE WILD BOAR INN

    Set within 73 acres of historic woodland on the edge of the beautiful Gilpin valley in Crook, Windermere, lies the award winning four star Inn, Grill & Smokehouse.

    The Wild Boar Inn attracts guests from all corners of the globe with the warmest of welcomes and high standards of service complemented by our individually designed rooms.

    We are seeking to recruit an enthusiastic individual to join our Housekeeping Team.

    Your specific responsibilities will be to maintain the standards of cleanliness in Guest Bedrooms and Public areas.

    This is a fantastic opportunity to join a dynamic exciting team, in the most wonderful surroundings in the heart of the Lake District!

    Rate of pay and our excellent full benefits package, including complimentary leisure club membership (including imediate family) staff discounts, service awards, loyality vouchers and lots more, will be discussed at interview.

    If you are a sociable and friendly person who wants to be part of our winning team – we would love to hear from you.

    An application form is available on the jobs page of our web site for you to download, print off and complete.

    Contact Adam Bujok, Manager, The Wild Boar Inn, Grill and Smokehouse, Crook Road, Windermere,
    Cumbria LA23 3NF on 015394 45225 or email manager.wildboar@englishlakes.co.uk

    On our employment page you will find an application form for you to complete.

    All applicants must be eligible to live and work in the UK. Documented evidence of eligibility will be required from candidates as part of the recruitment process.

    CHEF DE PARTIE at the Waterhead Hotel, Ambleside.

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    WATERHEAD HOTEL

    Chef De Partie - Full Time - Live in/Live out

    An exciting opportunity has arisen at the award winning Waterhead hotel in Ambleside, in a stunning setting on the shores of Lake Windermere, Cumbria.

    The hotel has recently been voted in the Top 25 hotels in the UK by Trip Advisor and we are looking for passionate individuals to join the team.

    We are seeking to recruit a CHEF DE PARTIE to join our highly successful Kitchen Brigade.

    The quality of food delivery and production is absolutely critical to our guests’ experience and you will play a key part in maintaining our high standards to ensure our customers' expectations are consistently exceeded.

    If you have a passion for food and you are a person who wants to be part of a winning team – we would love to hear from you.

    In addition we offer an excellent Benefits Package, including free Leisure Club Membership (including close Family), Service Awards, Company Discounts, Loyalty vouchers, meals on duty, your uniform is provided and much more.

    The salary is dependant on experience.

    Contact Anthony Sutcliffe
    T: 015394 30705
    E: manager.waterhead@englishlakes.co.uk

    An application form is available on the employment page of our web site for you to print off and complete.

    Documented evidence of the eligibility to live and work in the UK will be required from candidates as part of the recruitment process.

    The Waterhead Hotel, Waterhead,Ambleside,Cumbria LA22 0ER

    MAINTENANCE ASSISTANT at The Wild Boar Inn, Windermere, Cumbria(Full Time)

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    The Wild Boar Inn

    The Wild Boar: set in 73 acres of historic woodland on the edge of the beautiful Gilpin valley in Windermere, this refurbished award winning four star Inn, Grill & Smokehouse has a vacancy for a:

    MAINTENANCE ASSISTANT - Full Time

    Our reputation at The Wild Boar attracts guests from all corners of the globe with the warmest of welcomes, excellent standard of service which is complemented by our individually designed rooms.

    This is a fantastic opportunity to join a dynamic exciting team, in the most wonderful surroundings in the heart of the Lake District!

    This role involves responding to and prioritisng maintenance requests, ensuring guests are safe and the hotel is fully functional and operational.

    You will respond to day to day indoor and outdoor maintenance, which will involve a variety of manual skills.

    You need an immaculate eye for detail, be able to work to tight deadlines, possess a desire to be part of a winning team and get a real buzz out of looking after our customers.

    An electrical qualification in plumbing, mechanical skills would be an advantage.

    You need to be flexible with your working week and some weekend working would be required as and when the business requires.

    Rate of pay and our excellent full benefits package, including complimentary leisure club membership (including imediate family) staff discounts, service awards, loyality vouchers and lots more, will be discussed at interview.

    If you are a sociable and friendly person who wants to be part of our winning team – we would love to hear from you.

    An application form is available on the jobs page of our web site for you to print off and complete.

    Contact Adam Bujok, Manager, The Wild Boar Inn, Grill and Smokehouse on 015394 45225 or email manager.wildboar@englishlakes.co.uk

    All applicants must be eligible to live and work in the UK. Documented evidence of eligibility will be required from candidates as part of the recruitment process.

    The Wild Boar, Crook Road, Windermere, Cumbria. LA23 3NF

    KITCHEN PORTER at The Waterhead Hotel, Ambleside, Cumbria

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    WATERHEAD HOTEL

    The hotel has recently been voted in the Top 25 hotels in the UK by Trip Advisor and we are looking for a passionate individual to join the team.

    This is an opportunity for a highly motivated KITCHEN PORTER to join our enthusiastic, professional kitchen brigade, which produces exceptional cuisine.

    This is a FULL TIME role and main duties involve maintaining the cleanliness of the kitchen department and equipment to a very high standard whilst operating within current food safety and legislative guidelines.

    Working 40-45 hours per week, variable shift patterns including rota'd weekends with rota'd days off.

    In addition we offer an excellent Benefits Package, including free Leisure Club Membership (including close Family), Service Awards, Company Discounts, Loyalty vouchers, meals on duty, your uniform is provided and much more.

    Please apply to Anthony Sutcliffe, Manager, The Waterhead Hotel, Lake Road, Ambleside, Cumbria LA22 OER or email manager.waterhead@englishlakes.co.uk.

    On our employment page of our website you will find an application form for you to download and submit with your letter of application.

    All applicants must be eligible to live and work in the UK. Documented evidence of eligibility will be required from candidates as part of the recruitment process.

    RESTAURANT & BANQUETING PERSONNEL at Lancaster House Hotel, Lancaster.

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    LANCASTER HOUSE HOTEL

    The multi-award winning Lancaster House, part of the English Lakes Hotels Resorts & Venues group, has two exciting opportunities for truly committed and enthusiastic individuals in the role of:

    RESTAURANT & BANQUETING PERSONNEL (Full Time)

    We are the region’s leading 4 star hotel, with 99 bedrooms, Leisure Complex and Conference Centre. Our reputation has been largely built on the high quality of our standards and our people to ensure we maintain and even enhance on what we have built.

    Your main responsibilities will be to:-

    •To ensure a quality approach to the service of food and beverages within the Hotel, thereby ensuring the maintenance of high standards to all customers.

    •To serve food & beverages to residential guests, non residents and conference and event attendees.

    These roles are based on a 40 hour week, paid overtime will be available when business levels demand.

    You will be friendly, have lots of energy, have an immaculate eye for detail, be able to work to tight deadlines, possess a desire to be part of a winning team and get a real buzz out of looking after customers.

    In addition we offer an excellent Benefits Package, including free Leisure Club Membership (including close Family), Service Awards, Company Discounts, Loyalty vouchers, meals on duty, your uniform is provided and much more.

    Contact Vanessa Thackray
    T: 01524 585162
    E: personnel.lancaster@englishlakes.co.uk

    An application form is available on the employment page of our web site for you to download, print off and complete.

    Documented evidence of your eligibility to live and work in the UK will also be required as part of our recruitment process.

    FRONT OF HOUSE - Public Area Cleaner (part-time) at Lancaster House Hotel, Lancaster.

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    LANCASTER HOUSE HOTEL

    The multi-award winning Lancaster House, part of the English Lakes Hotels Resorts & Venues group. We are the region’s leading 4 star hotel, with 99 bedrooms, Leisure Complex and Conference Centre.

    Our reputation has been largely built on the high quality of our standards and our people to ensure we maintain and even enhance on what we have built.

    Your aims will be to assist us to surpass our guests expectations, to be innovative & creative in all you do.

    You will be polite and friendly, have lots of energy, a desire to be part of a winnng team & get a real buzz out of a job well done.

    In addition we offer an excellent Benefits Package, including free Leisure Club Membership (including close Family), Service Awards, Company Discounts, Loyalty vouchers, meals on duty, your uniform is provided and much more.

    Previous experience is not necessary as training will be given.

    30 hours per week, 6 hours per day, 5 days out of 7 on a rota'd basis.

    Contact Vanessa Thackray
    T: 01524 585162
    E: personnel.lancaster@englishlakes.co.uk

    Documented evidence of your eligibility to live and work in the UK will also be required as part of our recruitment process.

    RESTAURANT AND BANQUETING SUPERVISOR at the Low Wood Hotel, Windermere, Cumbria

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    Low Wood Bay Hotel is situated on the shores of Lake Windermere, it is an established four star hotel boasting 111 bedrooms, an extensive 360 capacity Conference Centre, two restaurants along with a prestigious Leisure Club and Watersports/Activity Centre.

    We are seeking to recruit a RESTAURANT & BANQUETING SUPERVISOR to join our Food & Beverage team.

    The ideal candidate will have relevent experience in a multifuctional high quality food service establishment with dining from a'la Carte to banqueting for 250+. You must have excellent communication skills, be comfortable managing a large number of staff, be calm under pressure, a team player and self motivated whilst maintaining customer focus at all times.

    This is a full time position working 5 days out of 7 on a rota basis.

    We offer an excellent benefits package, which includes free Leisure Club Membership, Service Awards, loyalty vouchers and excellent company discounts.

    Contact Helen Wilman-Scales, Personnel Manager on
    T: 015394 39452
    E: personnel.lowwood@englishlakes.co.uk

    An application form is available on the employment page of our web site for you to download, print off and complete.

    Documented evidence of the eligibility to live and work in the UK will be required from candidates as part of the recruitment process.

    DUTY MANAGER at The Sandpiper Leisure Club, Lancaster House Hotel, Lancaster

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    The Sandpiper Leisure Club, part of English Lakes Hotels Resorts & Venues, is seeking to recruit an enthusiastic and motivated person to join the Leisure Team in the position of:

    DUTY MANAGER

    This may be you first step into 'leisure management'...... If you have the best 'Customer Service Skills' the ability to lead and train your team to the highest standards this might be the opportunity for you.

    You will need to have a complete understanding of all Pool Plant operations.

    Prepare weekly and monthly reports for accounts department.

    To perform opening/closing duties as documented in the opening/closing schedule.

    To carry out the necessary facility checks on all facilities and plant equipment when required.

    To be aware of and adhere to all Hotel and Government rules and regulations. Possess a high level of enthusiasm and commitment, be dynamic, adaptable and able to communicate effectively at all levels.

    To have strong administration skills and your role will involve the running of day to day operations and managing a team of staff.

    To have at least 1 years background experience in the fitness industry and have the associated qualifications.

    The role runs on a shift pattern covering 5 out of 7 days, including weekends.

    Salary £16,640 p.a.

    Plus an excellent Benefits Package, which includes - free Leisure Club Membership (including immediate family),staff discounts, service awards/vouchers, excellent company discounts and much more.

    Please apply in writing, with details of your current Salary & Benefits Package, to
    Sandra Gibson, Leisure Club Manager, Low Wood Bay Leisure Club, Windermere, Cumbria, LA23 1LP.

    You can call for further information on 015394 39345 or email your application to lowwoodclub@englishlakes.co.uk

    Documented evidence of the eligibility to live and work in the UK will be required from candidates as part of the recruitment process.

    CHEF DE PARTIE at Lancaster House Hotel, Lancaster

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    CHEF DE PARTIE - LANCASTER HOUSE HOTEL

    The multi-award winning Lancaster House, part of the English Lakes Hotels Resorts & Venues Group.

    We are the region’s leading 4 star hotel, with 99 bedrooms, Leisure Complex and Conference Centre. Our reputation has been largely built on the high quality of our standards and our people to ensure we maintain and even enhance on what we have built.

    We are seeking to recruit a CHEF DE PARTIE to join our highly successful Kitchen Brigade.

    The quality of food delivery and production is absolutely critical to our guests’ experience and you will play a key part in maintaining our high standards to ensure our customers' expectations are consistently exceeded.

    If you have a passion for food and you are a person who wants to be part of a winning team – we would love to hear from you.

    The salary is dependant on experience.

    In return we offer excellent benefits, including free Leisure Club Membership (including close Family), Service/loyalty Awards, Company Discounts and more. All extra hours paid or time in lieu.

    Contact Vanessa Thackray
    T: 01524 585162
    E: personnel.lancaster@englishlakes.co.uk

    Documented evidence of your eligibility to live and work in the UK will also be required as part of our recruitment process.

    BAR PERSONNEL at Lancaster House, Lancaster.

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    LANCASTER HOUSE HOTEL

    BAR PERSONNEL

    We are the region’s leading 4 star hotel, with 99 bedrooms, Leisure Complex and Conference Centre. Our reputation has been largely built on the high quality of our standards and our people to ensure we maintain and even enhance on what we have built.

    Specifically you will ensure a quality approach to the service of food and beverages within the hotel bars and lounges.

    Your aim will be to surpass our guests' expectations by understanding their individual needs, respond to training in order to reach your full potential and be innovative and creative in all you do.

    You will have a real desire to be part of a winning team and get a real buzz out of looking after our guests. Previous experience is desirable but not essential.

    Rota'd shifts will include early, lunch and Dinner.

    If you would like further information please contact Vanessa Thackray on
    T 01524 585162
    E personnel.lancaster@englishlakes.co.uk

    An application form is available for you to complete from the website.

    All applicants must be eligible to live and work in the UK. Documented evidence of your eligibility will be required from all candidates as part of the recruitment process.

    COMMIS CHEF at The Wild Boar, Windermere (Full Time)

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    The Wild Boar: set in 73 acres of historic woodland on the edge of the beautiful Gilpin valley in Windermere, this refurbished award winning four star Inn, Grill & Smokehouse has a vacancy for General Assistant.

    Our reputation at The Wild Boar attracts guests from all corners of the globe with the warmest of welcomes, excellent standard of service which is complemented by our individually designed rooms.

    The Grill & Smokehouse and open kitchen offers more theatre to the overall dining experience, and therefore The Wild Boar is looking for an enthusiastic individual to join the team in the role of:-

    COMMIS CHEF

    This very popular dining venue with its own unique smokehouse built as a feature, makes the Wild Boar Grill Restaurant a place to remember. The team are renowned for exceptional service and the kitchen use locally grown produce that provides excellent results time after time.

    You will thrive on responsibility and be looking to build a successful career in an environment where individual ambition and contribution is recognised.Training opportunities are available.

    Your aim will be to help surpass our Guests expectations and ensure their meal is a truly wonderful expereience.

    You need to have lots of enthusiasm, with a genuine desire to be part of a winning team and get a real buzz out of looking after guests.

    In return we offer an excellent Benefits Package, including free Leisure Club Membership, in house Service Awards, excellent company discounts and so much more.

    For further information contact Adam Bujok, Manager at The Wild Boar on
    T: 015394 45225
    E: manager.wildboar@englishlakes.co.uk

    An application form is available on the jobs page of our web site for you to download, print off and complete.

    Closing date for receipt of applications 28 August 2015.

    All applicants must be eligible to live and work in the UK. Documented evidence of the eligibility will be required from candidates as part of the recruitment process.

    DEMI CHEF DE PARTIE at The Low Wood Bay Hotel, Windermere, Cumbria.

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    Low Wood Bay Hotel is situated on the shores of Lake Windermere. It is an established four star hotel boasting 111 bedrooms, an extensive 360 capacity Conference Centre, two restaurants along with a prestigious Leisure Club and Watersports/Activity Centre.

    We are looking for a DEMI CHEF DE PARTIE to join our dedicated Kitchen Team. Full Time (45 hours per week)

    You will be assisting chefs preparing fresh seasonal produce, cooking modern British cuisine, using some of the latest technology available in modern kitchens.

    You will gain valuable experience catering for large functions, weddings, conference business, extensive a la carte and grill menus and a modern bar operation.

    Training and development will be given, however a positive attitude and a genuine passion for food is required. A willingness to learn and be part of a team are also essential requirments.

    The quality of our food delivery and production is absolutely critical to the guests’ experience and you will play a key part in maintaining our high standards to ensure our customers' expectations are consistently exceeded.

    In addition we offer an excellent benefits including free Leisure Club Membership (including close Family), Service Awards, Company Discounts, Loyalty vouchers, meals on duty, your uniform is provided and much more.

    If you would like to find out more contact Helen Wilman-Scales at Low Wood Bay on
    T: 015394 39452
    E: personnel.lowwood@englishlakes.co.uk.

    An application form is available on the employment page of our web site for you to download, print off and complete.

    Closing date for receipt of applications is 21 August 2015.

    Documented evidence of your eligibility to live and work in the UK will also be required as part of our recruitment process.

    FOOD & BEVERAGE ASSISTANT - Full Time -at The Waterhead Hotel, Ambleside

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    Exciting opportunity at the award winning Waterhead Hotel in Ambleside, in a stunning setting on the shores of Lake Windermere, Cumbria.

    The hotel has recently been voted in the Top 25 hotels in the UK by Trip Advisor and we are looking for a passionate individual to join the team which produces exceptional cuisine throughout the hotel.

    Working 40 hours per week, variable shift patterns including rota'd weekends with rota'd days off. We offer many benefits, including free leisure club membership, service and loyalty awards, company discounts and much more.

    Please apply to Anthony Sutcliffe, Manager, The Waterhead Hotel, Lake Road, Ambleside, Cumbria LA22 OER or email manager.waterhead@englishlakes.co.uk.

    On our jobs page of our website you will find an application form for you to download and submit with your letter of application.

    Closing date for receipt of applications 21 August 2015.

    All applicants must be eligible to live and work in the UK. Documented evidence of eligibility will be required from candidates as part of the recruitment process.

    GENERAL ASSISTANTS at The Wild Boar Inn, Crook, Windermere, Cumbria (Live in/out)

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    The Wild Boar: set in 73 acres of historic woodland on the edge of the beautiful Gilpin valley in Windermere, this refurbished award winning four star Inn, Grill & Smokehouse has a vacancy for General Assistant.

    Our reputation at The Wild Boar attracts guests from all corners of the globe with the warmest of welcomes, excellent standard of service which is complemented by our individually designed rooms.

    The Grill & Smokehouse and open kitchen offers more theatre to our excellent cuisine and the overall dining experience.

    Your aim will be to surpass our Guests expectations and ensure their visit is a truly wonderful expereience.

    You need to be guest-friendly, have lots of enthusiasm, with a genuine desire to be part of a winning team and get a real buzz out of looking after guests.

    Positions are Full Time (40 hours)working 5 days out of 7, on a rota basis including early, late and split shifts. Overtime opportunities available!

    Previous experience is not essential as training can be given.

    In return we offer an excellent Benefits Package, including free Leisure Club Membership, in house Service Awards, excellent company discounts and so much more.

    For further information contact Adam Bujok at The Wild Boar on 015394 45225 or email manager.wildboar@englishlakes.co.uk

    Closing date for receipt of applications 21 August 2015.

    All applicants must be eligible to live and work in the UK. Documented evidence of the eligibility will be required from candidates as part of the recruitment process.