Careers

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 jmoss@barnsdalelodge.co.uk for more information or to arrange an interview.


Head Housekeeper

As Joint Head Housekeeper, 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 adhearing 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.

This role is based on a 32 hour contract across 7 days a week.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: £15,200.00 to £15,600.00 / year


Kitchen Porter

Barnsdale Lodge Hotel require a Kitchen Porter to compliment their team.

Good rate of pay, on a casual contract.

Experience preferred but not essential - You just need to be willing to get stuck in!

We're looking for someone to join our hard working and professional brigade and support and maintain good standards of hygiene across our main and function kitchen.

Working 5 from 7 days regularly including evenings and weekends on a casual contract

Job Type: Part-time


Housekeepers (Casual)

Barnsdale Lodge Hotel are looking for Casual Housekeepers 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.

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.

Job Type: Part-time


Restaurant Manager/Duty Manager

To manage the Restaurant, Banqueting and Conference facilities in the day to day business whilst also making strategic improvements to drive service standards and profitability across the department. To act as a key point of contact and a leader in the business in the absence of the General Manager and the Operations Manager whilst leading and developing a strong, capable and passionate service team aligned with the goals of the business.

It is essential that you have Rosette Restaurant experience with a good knowledge and enthusiasm for understanding wine and mixology which can be shared with the team.

Has experience of managing people and a passion for developing staff and recognising talent and skills within individuals.

This role does involve working early mornings, late nights and weekends across a rota.

The person ideally will have their own transport due to the rural location of the business and working hours as these are often outside of public transport timetables.

Job Type: Full-time