Employment Opportunities with English Lakes

Below are the jobs we have currently available:

    Assistant Accountant at English Lakes Support Offices

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    English Lakes Hotels, Resorts and Venues consists of five hotels, three in the Lake District and two in Lancaster & Morecambe – three of which have prestigious Conference & Leisure Facilities – together with a Watersports and Activities centre.

    We are seeking to appoint an

    ASSISTANT ACCOUNTANT (full time 40 hrs)

    Reporting to the Group Financial Controller, you will become part of a team of seven within our Support Office, based at Low Wood Bay on the shores of Lake Windermere.

    You will be responsible for general accounting duties which include processing payroll, inputting purchase ledger invoices and posting nominal ledger journals.

    You should be self-motivated and capable of using your own initiative with good numeracy and literacy skills. Previous experience would be an advantage but is not essential as full training will be provided.

    Salary negotiable and dependant upon experience

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

    If you are interested in this opportunity please send a copy of your C.V. along with a covering letter explaining why you wish to be considered for this role, include your current salary and benefits package, to:-

    Mark Fishwick
    Group Financial Controller
    English Lakes Hotels Resorts & Venues
    Low Wood Bay
    Windermere
    Cumbria
    LA23 1LP

    or email finance.accounts@englishlakes.co.uk

    Closing date for receipt of applications is Friday 6 February 2015.

    Receptionist (full time) Low Wood Bay Hotel, Windermere, Cumbria

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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 looking for a RECEPTIONIST to join our Front of House Team.

    Your aim will be to surpass our guests expectations by understanding their individual needs to ensure their stay with us is second to none.

    You will be innovative & creative in all you do.

    Your main duties will be to complete reservations, prepare accounts, take payments and welcome guests in a warm, friendly, enthusiastic and professional manner.

    You will be cheerful & friendly, have lots of energy, have a desire to be part of a winning team and get a real buzz out of looking after guests.

    You can reach your full potential through training & motivation.

    Previous experience and computer literacy desirable.

    Contact Helen Wilman-Scales @ The Low Wood Bay
    on 015394 39452
    or email personnel.lowwood@englishlakes.co.uk

    Closing date for receipt of applications Wednesday 11 February 2015.

    In line with the requirements of the Asylum & Immigration Act 1996, 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 our recruitment process.

    Commis Chef at Low Wood Bay Hotel, Windermere, Cumbria. (full time and live in available).

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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 COMMIS CHEF to join our dedicated Kitchen Team. Full Time.

    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.

    No experience is needed as full 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 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.

    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

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

    Supervisor at Cafe Del Lago, Low Wood Bay, Windermere. (live out position)

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    Cafe Del Lago at The Low Wood Bay is situated on the shores of Lake Windermere, and is an excellent dining venue set within 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 to appoint :-

    A Supervisor

    The quality of the food and beverage service are 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.

    This is an opportunity to join a dynamic team, in the most wonderful surroundings, where learning and personal growth are key.

    You will have a desire to be part of a winning team offering excellent customer service and get a real buzz out of looking after our guests.

    If you would like to find out more about this role please Contact Sandra Gibson on
    T 015394 39345
    E clubmanager@englishlakes.co.uk

    Closing date for applicatiions 6 February 2015.

    Management Accountant @ English Lakes Support Offices

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    English Lakes Hotels, Resorts and Venues consists of five hotels, three in the Lake District and two in Lancaster & Morecambe – three of which have prestigious Conference & Leisure Facilities – together with a Watersports and Activities centre.

    We have a rare opportunity for a MANAGEMENT ACCOUNTANT (full time 40 hours)who, reporting to our Group Financial Controller will join our team of seven within our Support Office, based at Low Wood Bay on the shores of Lake Windermere.

    You would be responsible for management accounting duties which will include preparation of management accounts, processing of VAT returns and supervision of payroll processing.

    You should be self-motivated and capable of using your own initiative with good numeracy and literacy skills. Previous experience would be an advantage but is not essential as full training will be provided.

    Salary negotiable and dependant upon experience

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

    If you are interested in this opportunity please send a copy of your C.V. along with a covering letter explaining why you wish to be considered for thiS role, include your current salary and benefits package, to:-

    Mark Fishwick
    Group Financial Controller
    English Lakes Hotels Resorts & Venues
    Low Wood Bay
    Windermere
    Cumbria
    LA23 1LP

    or email finance.accounts@englishlakes.co.uk

    Closing Date for receipt of applications is Friday 6 February 2015

    Front of House Public Area Cleaner at Lancaster House Hotel, Lancaster.

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    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.

    Starting rate of pay will be £6.50 per hour.30 hours per week, 6 hours per day.

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

    Applicants must be able to, if invited, attend a face to face interview within 48 hours. Documented evidence of your eligibility to live and work in the UK will also be required as part of our recruitment process.

    COMMIS CHEF 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.

    We are looking for a COMMIS CHEF to join our Food Preparation Team.

    The quality of 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 guests' expectations are consistently exceeded.

    If you have the passion to be part of a winning team – we would love to hear from you.

    Wage is dependant on experience. In addition we offer an excellent Benefits Package, including free Leisure Club Membership (including close Family), Service Awards, Company Discounts and more.

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

    Applicants must be able to, if invited, attend a face to face interview within 48 hours. Documented evidence of your eligibility to live and work in the UK will also be required as part of our recruitment process.