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

Restaurant and Bar Team Member

Full & Part Time Up to £26K See More

We are looking for enthusiastic individuals to join our Restaurant and Bar team.

Raithwaite Sandsend is a spectacular estate, with a unique hotel, 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.

We have recently won a Hotel Catey award for The Most Sustainable Hotel of the Year 2021. We focus on sustainability throughout the hotel, with all the ingredients that we use having a story to tell.

We have different roles available within the Restaurant and Bar. All roles offer guaranteed hours all year round with a permanent contracts.

  • Assistant Restaurant Manager - You will need to have a passion for food, drink and impeccable service. Add to that first-class communication and people skills and previous experience managing or supervising a team.
  • Restaurant Server - Serving our guests Breakfast, Lunch on the Terrace or Dinner in the Restaurant, you will be serving incredible food and drink in a beautiful environment, supported by a fantastic team.
  • Bar Server / Mixologist- playing a vital role through positive guest interactions,  knowledge and understanding of drinks and creating delightful cocktails.

What we’re looking for:

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

Benefits of working at Raithwaite

  • Minimum pay is increasing to £9.50per hour (this includes all ages)
  • Pay rises (up to £11 per hour) are not subject to promotions but rather a result of doing better and excelling in the role
  • Assistant Restaurant Manager role – up to £25,000
  • All roles receive equal proportion of tips
  • 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

If you feel you can offer extraordinary service in our luxury surroundings, please get in touch and tell us how!

For an informal chat call Hayley Mcintyre - HR Assistant, on 01947 894041 or send us through a copy of your CV today. We will be reviewing applications on an ongoing basis and if successful, will arrange an interview at the earliest opportunity. Apply today! Due to high volume of applications, if you do not hear back within 10 days, on this occasion your application has been unsuccessful. Travel to and from Raithwaite Sandsend is essential.

Vacancy Details

  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Job Hours: Full & Part Time
  • Salary: Up To £26,000

Benefits

  • Minimum pay is increasing to £9.50per hour (this includes all ages)
  • Pay rises (up to £11 per hour) are not subject to promotions but rather a result of doing better and excelling in the role
  • Assistant Restaurant Manager role – up to £25,000
  • All roles receive equal proportion of tips
  • 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

Expected start date

  • ASAP
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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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