Careers at Raithwaite

At Raithwaite Sandsend, we don’t just see ourselves as a business, but as a family. We are a close-knit team that looks after one another, sharing a passion for hospitality, which always means offering the very best service and ensuring our guests have a great experience. 

If you’d like to be part of our growing team, with the opportunity to learn new skills, excel in a role and enjoy an array of benefits, then take a look at our available positions below.

Raithwaite Benefits

  • Competitive Salary
  • Additional annual leave rewarded for length of service
  • Pay rises are not subject to promotions, but as a result of showing improvement in the job and excelling in the role
  • All roles receive an equal proportion of tips (average tip income is £2,000 per person, per year)
  • Paid-for career development courses where available
  • Skilled on-site training
  • Mentoring programmes to help new employees settle into the job.
  • Uniform
  • 50% discount across Raithwaite Sandsend (accommodation, food and drink, Spa)
  • Friends and family discounts (accommodation, food and drink, Spa)
  • Discount on Spa products
  • Live-in accommodation where appropriate
  • Free car parking

Current Vacancies

Spa Attendant

Full-time £8.91 to £10.50 PH + tips See More

If you are looking for your next big adventure, you can find it with us. Raithwaite Sandsend is a spectacular estate, with two unique hotels, restaurant and bars, and a spa. We also have really exciting expansion plans over the next few years, with extra cottages, lodges and apartments planned, as well as an exciting F&B concept.

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a Spa Attendant to join the Spa Team...

We are looking for a hard-working individual who can multi-task and go beyond to turn the ordinary into amazing. If you feel you can offer extraordinary service in our luxurious surroundings, please get in touch and tell us how! The role of Spa Attendant involves:

- The daily upkeep of the public areas, wet and dry side - Supporting the team of Therapists, reception duties & dealing with guests - Daily tasks in the pool plant room & regular pool testing - Full training will be given, although previous experience would be desirable - The role is based on a minimum of 32 hours per week, various shifts

The ideal candidate will possess the following qualities:
- A positive & cheerful attitude - Professionalism

Great team player Benefits of working at Raithwaite:

- Minimum pay has increased to £8.91ph (this includes all ages) - Pay rises (up to £10.50ph) are not subject to promotions but rather a result of doing better and excelling in the role - All roles receive an equal proportion of tips - the average receipt per role is circa £2,000pa - One hotel, one family, one team - Employees get 50% discount at the hotel - Friends and family get 25% discount at the hotel - Referral Scheme, potential to earn £100 with every recommendation.

For an informal chat call Hayley McIntyre - HR Assistant 01947 894041 or send us through a copy of your CV today. Travel to Raithwaite Sandsend is essential.

Vacancy Details

  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Job Hours: Full-time
  • Salary: £8.91-£10.50 per hour

Benefits

  • Competitive salary
  • Uniform
  • Discounts across Raithwaite Estate (accommodation, food, drink and spa)
  • Friends and family discounts (accommodation, food, drink and spa)
  • Discount on Temple Spa retail products
  • Live-in accommodation where appropriate
  • Free car parking
  • Additional annual leave rewarded for length of service

Expected start date

  • TBC
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Breakfast Server / Room Attendant

Full-time £8.91 to £10.50 PH + tips See More

We are looking for enthusiastic individuals to join the Raithwaite team. Combining two of our vital roles to make one position with a variety of duties to keep you busy throughout the day.

Breakfast Server – Room Attendant

The first part of your day, you would be providing excellent service to our guests at our breakfast service. Once our guests have been served an outstanding breakfast, you would then be ensuring their room is serviced and cleaned to the same high standard.

This hybrid Breakfast Server - Room Attendant role is a full-time position, 7:00am – 3:30pm 5 days a week.

The role offers guaranteed hours all year round.

A little bit about us…

Raithwaite Sandsend is an exciting, fun place to work set in stunning surroundings with sustainability at the core of everything we do. We can also offer you a career, not just a job. All we need from you is your commitment to succeed. In return, we will develop you through our internal training programme and your hard work will be rewarded through our enhanced rates of pay.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Prepare the restaurant for our breakfast service, ensuring all cutlery is polished and tables set.
  • Take orders and serve our fresh breakfast to guests, providing excellent customer service.
  • Service and clean guest bedrooms to the required standard (includes dusting, polishing, vacuum cleaning, making beds etc.)
  • Replace and restock all items provided for guest use within each room and bathroom;
  • Clean other areas of the hotel.

What we’re looking for:

  • A positive & cheerful attitude
  • Professionalism
  • Great team player

For an informal chat call Hayley Mcintyre - HR Assistant 01947 894041 or send us through a copy of your CV today. Travel to Raithwaite Sandsend is essential.

Vacancy Details

  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Job Hours: Full-time
  • Salary: £8.91-£10.50 per hour

Benefits

  • Competitive salary
  • Uniform
  • Discounts across Raithwaite Estate (accommodation, food, drink and spa)
  • Friends and family discounts (accommodation, food, drink and spa)
  • Discount on Temple Spa retail products
  • Live-in accommodation where appropriate
  • Free car parking
  • Additional annual leave rewarded for length of service

Expected start date

  • TBC
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Kitchen Porter

Full-time £8.91 to £10.50PH + tips See More

Want to be a part of something unique? Then join our Kitchen Brigade at a destination like no other and start your Raithwaite Adventure today.

A little bit about us...

Raithwaite Sandsend is an exciting, fun place to work set in stunning surroundings with sustainability at the core of everything we do. We can also offer you a career, not just a job. All we need from you is your commitment to succeed. In return, we will develop you through our internal training programme and your hard work will be rewarded through our enhanced rates of pay. Add to that some excellent benefits including generous discounts for you and your friends & family, it makes sense to join the Raithwaite family.

What we will ask of you:

  • Supporting the kitchen team
  • Washing all crockery, cutlery, pots, pans, and anything that is needed in the kitchen
  • Weekly deep cleans of the kitchens
  • Helping with employee dining & keeping the dining area clean & tidy
  • Any tasks as set out by the Head / Sous Chef
  • Helping out in other areas of the hotel as required

The ideal candidate must possess the following qualities:

  • A positive & cheerful attitude
  • Professionalism
  • Great team player
  • Willingness to learn and progress

**Transport to and from Raithwaite Sandsend is essential**

Vacancy Details

  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Job Hours: Full-time
  • Salary: £8.91-£10.50 per hour + tips

Benefits

  • Competitive Salary
  • Additional annual leave rewarded for length of service
  • Pay rises are not subject to promotions, but as a result of showing improvement in the job and excelling in the role
  • All roles receive an equal proportion of tips (average tip income is £2,000 per person, per year)
  • Paid-for career development courses where available
  • Skilled on-site training
  • Mentoring programmes to help new employees settle into the job.
  • Uniform
  • 50% discount across Raithwaite Sandsend (accommodation, food and drink, Spa)
  • Friends and family discounts (accommodation, food and drink, Spa)
  • Discount on Spa products
  • Live-in accommodation where appropriate
  • Free car parking

Expected start date

  • TBC
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Chefs – All Levels Available

Full-time Up to £30k + tips See More

Competitive Salary

Permanent and Temporary contracts. Full time.

Working at Raithwaite Sandsend comes with all of these benefits:

  • All roles receive equal proportion of tips - average receipt per role is c£2kpa
  • One hotel, one family, one team
  • Employees get 50% discount at the hotel.
  • Friends and family get 25% discount at the hotel.
  • Referral Scheme, potential to earn £100 with every recommendation.

Raithwaite Sandsend is a spectacular estate, with two unique hotels, restaurant and bar, and a spa. We also have really exciting expansion plans over the next few years, with extra cottages, lodges and apartments planned, as well as an exciting Food & Beverage concept.

We focus on sustainability, with all of the ingredients that we use having a story to tell.

Experience is essential. We are looking for chef’s at all levels with a stable background who have worked with fresh ingredients in a luxury environment.

What we want to see from you -

  • Great attitude and willingness to learn
  • Proven interest in food and cooking with fresh ingredients
  • Tenacity, hard work and resilience
  • Respect for people, the environment, and the produce that you cook with

For an informal chat call Hayley Mcintyre – HR Assistant on 01947 894 041 or send us through a copy of your CV today.

**Transport to and from Raithwaite Sandsend is essential**

Vacancy Details

  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Job Hours: Full-time
  • Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum + tips

Benefits

  • Competitive Salary
  • Additional annual leave rewarded for length of service
  • Pay rises are not subject to promotions, but as a result of showing improvement in the job and excelling in the role
  • All roles receive an equal proportion of tips (average tip income is £2,000 per person, per year)
  • Paid-for career development courses where available
  • Skilled on-site training
  • Mentoring programmes to help new employees settle into the job.
  • Uniform
  • 50% discount across Raithwaite Sandsend (accommodation, food and drink, Spa)
  • Friends and family discounts (accommodation, food and drink, Spa)
  • Discount on Spa products
  • Live-in accommodation where appropriate
  • Free car parking

Expected start date

  • TBC
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Assistant Restaurant Manager

Full-time £25k + tips See More

We are looking for a passionate Assistant Restaurant Manager to come and join our energetic and friendly restaurant team.

Our newly-refurbished Restaurant and Bar 1822 is serving up delicious food and drinks using fresh produce grown on the Raithwaite Estate or procured within a 30-mile radius from local suppliers, demonstrating our clear commitment to sustainability.

As our Assistant Restaurant Manager, you will help lead and empower a team to deliver a knowledgeable, friendly, exclusive restaurant service so our guests feel relaxed, at ease, at their home away from home.

You will need to have a passion for food, drink and impeccable service. Add to that first-class communication and people skills and previous restaurant management experience then we want to hear from you!

Raithwaite Sandsend is an exciting, fun place to work set in stunning surroundings with sustainability at the core of everything we do. We can offer you a career, not just a job. All we need from you is your commitment to succeed.

In return, we will develop you through our internal training programme and your hard work will be rewarded. Add to that some excellent benefits which includes generous discounts for you and your friends and family, it makes sense to join the Raithwaite family.

For an informal chat call Hayley McIntyre on 01947 894 041 or send us through a copy of your CV today.

Vacancy Details

  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Job Hours: Full-time
  • Salary: £25,000 per annum + tips

Benefits

  • Competitive salary
  • Uniform
  • Discounts across Raithwaite Estate (accommodation, food, drink and spa)
  • Friends and family discounts (accommodation, food, drink and spa)
  • Discount on Temple Spa retail products
  • Live-in accommodation where appropriate
  • Free car parking
  • Additional annual leave rewarded for length of service

Expected start date

  • TBC
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Concierge

Full-time £8.91 to £10.50PH + tips See More

Are you ready for a new adventure?

Raithwaite Sandsend is an exciting, fun place to work set in stunning surroundings with sustainability at the core of everything we do. We can also offer you a career, not just a job. All we need from you is your commitment to succeed. In return, we will develop you through our internal training programme and your hard work will be rewarded through our enhanced rates of pay.

As Concierge we want you to deliver an informal, friendly and exclusive service so our guests feel relaxed and at ease, at their home away from home. We love to give a true Yorkshire welcome and make sure that the guests have the best stay they possibly can!

Reporting directly to the Head Concierge, you will be the first point of contact for our guests.

What’s involved:

  • Offering a warm, friendly welcome – you are the face of Raithwaite!
  • Supporting a smooth check-in and check-out service for all our guests.
  • Building solid relationships with our guests, enabling you to anticipate their needs and going above and beyond to exceed them.
  • Becoming an information centre, promoting internal facilities and helping guests to understand what is going on in the local area.

The successful candidate will have a friendly, professional and cheerful disposition with a can-do attitude, taking pride and enjoyment in going the extra mile for our guests.

Previous experience from within a hospitality environment is preferred. This position will work on a shift pattern, working 5 out of 7 days on a rolling rota. Hours will be between 8am-11pm Monday to Sunday.

For an informal chat call Jodie Chandler, HR Manager, on 01947 894017.

********Transport to and from Raithwaite Sandsend is essential********

Vacancy Details

  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Job Hours: Full-time
  • Salary: £8.91-£10.50 per hour + tips

Benefits

  • Competitive Salary
  • Additional annual leave rewarded for length of service
  • Pay rises are not subject to promotions, but as a result of showing improvement in the job and excelling in the role
  • All roles receive an equal proportion of tips (average tip income is £2,000 per person, per year)
  • Paid-for career development courses where available
  • Skilled on-site training
  • Mentoring programmes to help new employees settle into the job.
  • Uniform
  • 50% discount across Raithwaite Sandsend (accommodation, food and drink, Spa)
  • Friends and family discounts (accommodation, food and drink, Spa)
  • Discount on Spa products
  • Live-in accommodation where appropriate
  • Free car parking

Expected start date

  • TBC
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Housekeeping Porter

Full-time £8.91PH + tips See More

The Housekeeping team at Raithwaite Sandsend are looking for an enthusiastic individual to join as our Housekeeping Porter.

The role of Housekeeping Porter is to fully support the Room Attendants on a day-to-day basis.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Keeping linen stocks at the right level
  • Stripping beds
  • Keeping stock cupboards tidy
  • Assisting the Room Attendants where needed
  • Keeping public areas clean & tidy

What we’re looking for:

  • A positive & cheerful attitude;
  • Professionalism;
  • Great team player;
  • Flexible for shift time changes to meet business needs.

A little bit about us…

Raithwaite Sandsend is an exciting, fun place to work set in stunning surroundings with sustainability at the core of everything we do. We can also offer you a career, not just a job. All we need from you is your commitment to succeed. In return, we will develop you through our internal training programme and your hard work will be rewarded through our enhanced rates of pay.

For an informal chat call Hayley Mcintyre – HR Assistant on 01947 894 017 or send us through a copy of your CV today.

**Transport to and from Raithwaite Sandsend is essential**

Vacancy Details

  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Job Hours: Full-time
  • Salary: £8.91 per hour + tips

Benefits

  • Competitive Salary
  • Additional annual leave rewarded for length of service
  • Pay rises are not subject to promotions, but as a result of showing improvement in the job and excelling in the role
  • All roles receive an equal proportion of tips (average tip income is £2,000 per person, per year)
  • Paid-for career development courses where available
  • Skilled on-site training
  • Mentoring programmes to help new employees settle into the job.
  • Uniform
  • 50% discount across Raithwaite Sandsend (accommodation, food and drink, Spa)
  • Friends and family discounts (accommodation, food and drink, Spa)
  • Discount on Spa products
  • Live-in accommodation where appropriate
  • Free car parking

Expected start date

  • TBC
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Night Porter

Full-time £8.91 to £10.50 PH + tips See More

Reporting directly to the Night Manager and Night Supervisor, the role of Night Porter is paramount in supporting the Night Auditor and all operational departments throughout the hotel, so excellent communication skills are essential.

As part of the nights team, you will assist in the responsibility of the security and safety of all guests around the estate.

Duties will include:

Assisting with guest queries and requests;
Maintaining a high level of cleanliness throughout both hotels;
Answering telephone queries and using the booking system;

Preparation of light snack menu and serving alcoholic drinks;
Ensuring that all departments are ready for the following day;
Other duties required to ensure the comfort and safety of our guests.

The ideal candidate must possess the following qualities:

  • A positive and cheerful attitude
  • Professionalism
  • Great team player

A little bit about us…

Raithwaite Sandsend is an exciting, fun place to work set in stunning surroundings with sustainability at the core of everything we do. We can also offer you a career, not just a job. All we need from you is your commitment to succeed. In return, we will develop you through our internal training programme and your hard work will be rewarded through our enhanced rates of pay.

For an informal chat call Jodie Chandler, HR Manager, on 01947 894017.

**************Transport to and from Raithwaite Sandsend is essential***********

Vacancy Details

  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Job Hours: Full-time
  • Salary: £8.91-£10.50 per hour

Benefits

  • Competitive salary
  • Uniform
  • Discounts across Raithwaite Estate (accommodation, food, drink and spa)
  • Friends and family discounts (accommodation, food, drink and spa)
  • Discount on Temple Spa retail products
  • Live-in accommodation where appropriate
  • Free car parking
  • Additional annual leave rewarded for length of service

Expected start date

  • TBC
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Restaurant Server

Part-time £8.91 to £10.50PH +tips See More

Restaurant Servers urgently required!

At Raithwaite Sandsend we want our staff to deliver an informal, friendly and exclusive service so our guests feel relaxed, at ease, at their home away from home. Our Restaurant Servers will work closely with our kitchen team and bar team to deliver up our delicious seasonal food and drink menus using fresh produce grown on the Raithwaite Estate or purchased from local suppliers.

We are seeking energetic, passionate individuals with a ‘can do attitude’, if this is you, we can teach you the rest…

******Transport to and from Raithwaite Sandsend is essential******

A little bit about us...

Raithwaite Sandsend is an exciting, fun place to work set in stunning surroundings and we can offer you a career, not just a job. All we need from you is your commitment to succeed. In return, we will develop you through our internal training programme and your hard work will be rewarded through our enhanced rates of pay. Add to that some excellent benefits which include generous discounts across the estate for you and your friends & family, it makes sense to join the Raithwaite family.

For an informal chat call Hayley Mcintyre - HR Assistant on 01947 894041 or send us through a copy of your CV today.

Vacancy Details

  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Job Hours: Part-time
  • Salary: £8.91PH to £10.50PH + tips

Benefits

  • Competitive Salary
  • Additional annual leave rewarded for length of service
  • Pay rises are not subject to promotions, but as a result of showing improvement in the job and excelling in the role
  • All roles receive an equal proportion of tips (average tip income is £2,000 per person, per year)
  • Paid-for career development courses where available
  • Skilled on-site training
  • Mentoring programmes to help new employees settle into the job.
  • Uniform
  • 50% discount across Raithwaite Sandsend (accommodation, food and drink, Spa)
  • Friends and family discounts (accommodation, food and drink, Spa)
  • Discount on Spa products
  • Live-in accommodation where appropriate
  • Free car parking

Expected start date

  • Immediately
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How to Apply

Browse through our Current Vacancies above and apply online.
Alternatively, email your cover letter and a copy of your CV to [email protected] or post it to:

FAO Human Resources
Raithwaite Estate,
Sandsend Road,
Whitby
YO21 3ST

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