Rudding Park - Harrogate (Wine Jobs: Wine Retail & Sommelier)

Full Time

  Rudding Park - Harrogate

  North Yorkshire, England

Rudding Park is a luxury resort on the outskirts of Harrogate in North Yorkshire. Set in 300 acres of landscaped gardens and woodland Rudding Park features 90 bedrooms and suites, a destination spa, Horto, a 3 AA rosette fine dining restaurant, Clocktower Brasserie, kitchen garden, private cinema, two golf courses with the most extensive golf coaching facility in the north and a meetings, events and wedding venue.

We are searching for outstanding people to join our dynamic and fun team!  We want the best of the best to join us. In return we will support your personal growth through training and development paths, and celebrate and reward your success!

A career in hospitality just got more appealing - Rudding Park Work Perks

We understand hospitality can involve anti-social hours. All contracted staff who earn less than £37,000 full-time annual salary can earn up to £13.50 per hour!

This is working Sunday - Thursday from 7pm - 5am, Saturday and Sunday from 5am - 7pm and Friday and Saturday evening from 7pm - 5am  

We also recognise everyone plays their part to provide amazing service.

On top of your salary you can earn up to £1,000 service charge per quarter (points based criteria for eligibility).

You can buy up to 5 additional holidays after 3 years' service, cycle to work scheme, complimentary use of the golf courses and driving range, discounts in food & beverage outlets, bedrooms, Spa and Holiday Park.

Plus other great benefits!

Rudding Park offers Live in Accommodation to help get you settled into your role. We also support finding alternative living accommodation in the local area.

If you do live out, we offer a Taxi Policy and contribute towards your taxi to and from work outside of the designated bus times Monday - Saturday and all day Sunday.

About the Role

You know the finest details of our menu and can't wait to share your expertise with our guests. When they have a drink with us, your warm greeting, flawless cocktail and drinks service, and your friendly demeanour do not go unnoticed. No matter the day, you set out to provide each guest with an experience that will be remembered long after their stay. Day to day responsibilities include:

  • Ensure bar is prepared for each service keeping the bar area and storage clean
  • Work with the Bar Manager and Assistant Bar Manager to ensure fruit and beverage orders are completed along with company guidelines.
  • Ensure all staff work in a responsible way.
  • Have a working knowledge of financial implications of decisions made with purchasing and use of stock.
  • Have a good working relationship with your colleagues and all other departments maintaining high levels of communication, team work and respect at all times.

About You

  • Fluent in English
  • Understanding of Bar operations and luxury hospitality
  • Ideally, knowledge of POS system
  • Great conversational skills and teamwork-oriented
  • Positive outlook and outgoing personality
  • Previous serving experience is a big plus.

About Rudding Park

A privately-owned luxury hotel, Rudding Park has 90 bedrooms and suites, a destination spa, two restaurants and a kitchen garden, private cinema, two golf courses and meetings and events venue. Set in 300 acres of landscaped gardens and woodland, Rudding Park is one of the most beautiful Harrogate hotels.

Rudding Park features the first Roof Top Spa in the UK and offers an extensive range hydrotherapy and thermal experiences. We offer an extensive range of treatments and guests can discover the Escape Zone - a peaceful and serene space to relax following a treatment. The Spa also offers an indoor swimming pool using natural waters from the grounds of Rudding Park, a Juniper Log Sauna, Rasul for traditional Moorish mud treatments, Retail Therapy, Hair Studio, Nail and Beauty Studio.

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