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

Sous Chef

Full-time £30,000 + tips See More

Are you an enthusiastic and experienced Sous Chef looking for a new adventure?

Being second in command in a luxury environment is exciting and rewarding. As Sous Chef, you will support the Head Chef with the smooth running and management of all elements of the Kitchen operation.

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.

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.

The ideal candidate will possess the following qualities:

  • 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

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-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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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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