Join the team at Barnsdale Lodge

A brilliant place to work

Why would you like to come and work for Barnsdale Lodge Hotel and why would we select you?

Barnsdale Lodge is a brilliant place to work, voted by the people of Rutland as Restaurant of the Year 2017 for Pride Magazine.

At Barnsdale Lodge, every day is different, different customers, different events and different requests. Each role is varied; and you will get to work with some professional people that have a passion for hospitality and our guests.

You will need to be passionate, flexible and committed to the role and Barnsdale Lodge; wanting to make a difference and creating an excellent Guest experience, in return, you will receive respect, training, and 10% discount.

Below are some of the current positions available at Barnsdale Lodge - please contact Jane Moss our HR Manager on 01572 724678 (ext 119) or email for more information or to arrange an interview.

Head Housekeeper/Cleaner (MATERNITY COVER)

Barnsdale Lodge Hotel has 46 bedrooms and 17 retreats, set in the idyllic country side near Rutland Water. The hotel is privately owned and has a country feel.

As Head Housekeeper (Maternity Cover), you will make sure that all areas of the hotel and Rutland Retreats are cleaned to a high standard and within 'check in' times. You will guide and train Housekeeping staff in the role; ensuring standards are kept high. You will also be responsible for managing stock and ad-hearing to Health & Safety/COSHH standards.

You will need excellent communication and customer service skills along with being professional and confidential at all times. You will need to have the ability to work under pressure; and within tight time scales along with excellent organisation and planning skills.

The ideal candidate will have had Housekeeping Management experience previously and the experience of managing staff directly. The post will be for a minimum of 30 hours per week with the view to increase as per the business need. Looking for the post to start in March 2019 ideally.

Job Types: Full-time, Temporary


Barnsdale Lodge Hotel are looking for Casual Housekeepers/Cleaners to work within our Housekeeping department Monday - Sunday.

The hours could vary according to the needs of the business. The department often operates between the hours of 6am and 5pm, however, most days the hours would be between 8am and 3pm.

The ideal candidate will have good customer service skills, be professional and understand the importance of working to a high standard, ensuring a good eye for detail. Ideally having experience within a similar role, however, full training can be given to someone that has the enthusiasm, commitment and flair to work in the department.

Own transport is advisable and Barnsdale Lodge is within a rural location and public transport is not always available around the working hours.

Job Type: Part-time

Senior Chef de Partie

Barnsdale Lodge Hotel has 46 Bedrooms along with 17 Rutland Retreats on site. It is a country hotel which is located in a rural location of Rutland.

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Senior Chef de Partie working 3 days on and 3 days off.

You will be working under an experienced and capable Executive Head Chef who is a passionate developer of people. This is a great opportunity for someone keen to put a strong foundation into their future career as a chef.

You will need to be hard working, resilient, focused on detail and keen to learn.

There is a possibility that we may be able to support with accommodation for this post short term, otherwise, I would recommend you have your own transport based on the rural location of the hotel and public transport not operating at the required times of the shift patterns.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: £18,000.00 to £22,000.00 /year

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