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“Would you like to work for our team?”

The Daffodil Hotel is Grasmere’s newest 4 star Hotel and Spa.

With 78 luxury bedrooms and suites, the hotel is continuing to develop and grow and as you can imagine, we seek friendly and enthusiastic individuals with a passion for our profession, to join us on the journey.

Food & Beverage Manager - Full Time position | Competitive Salary
We’re currently looking to recruit a Food & Beverage Manager with a January 2018 start date.

With lake views as far as the eye can see, the AA rosette Dining Room, Lounge, Lobby Bar and Lakeside Terrace offer a stylish, contemporary, yet relaxed dining experience like no other. A creative kitchen team and an innovative Executive Chef can mean only one thing, fantastic locally sourced and seasonally designed menus guaranteed to surprise and delight. Famed for our afternoon teas and a prominent venue in the area for weddings and corporate business; it is an exciting and challenging role for any food and beverage professional.

The ideal candidate will have a background in quality food and beverage outlets, be able to demonstrate driving service standards and average spends. Leading a team of approximately 30 staff, the person must be able to demonstrate motivation and leadership skills and given the complexity of the role, strong time management, administration and financial skills.

In return, we offer an exceptional financial package and the opportunity for you to bring new ideas and have a real influence on the direction of the food and beverage offering.

Room Attendant - Full Time position | £8.00 - £8.50 per hour
We are looking for a hard working Room Attendant to join our Housekeeping team. Your main duties will be the cleaning of public areas (bar, restaurant and reception) and the cleaning of guest bedrooms and bathrooms to a four star standard.

Waiting On/ Bar Staff - Full & Part Time positions available
We require motivated and enthusiastic individuals to assist our Food & Beverage team.


Spa Therapist (NVQ Level 2/ 3) - Full Time position
We are seeking a Spa Therapist to join our dedicated team in our award winning Spa, includes weekends.

Can't see the role you were looking for above?
We always welcome applications from dedicated and professional staff even if the specific role you are looking for isn't advertised. If you have the potential to make a real difference here at The Daffodil, we would like to hear from you!


What benefits are available at The Daffodil?

We are passionate about our profession and believe that training is central to ensuring that our guests are served to the standards that they expect and to the enjoyment and satisfaction of a job well done. You will receive training as you work within your team together with the chance to obtain qualifications in our industry at Kendal College on a part-time basis. We seek friendly, enthusiastic and respectful individuals who revel in making guests feel welcome and cared for.


How to apply?

Please email us in confidence with your CV stating the position that you wish to apply for: recruitment@daffodilhotel.com or telephone 015394 63550 for an application form. We look forward to hearing from you.

Please be advised that we will only reply to applicants successful in securing an interview. If you have not heard from us within 7 days, unfortunately your application has not been successful on this occasion.

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