WORK FOR STRATHMORE

JOIN OUR FAMILY – WE’RE HIRING!

Here at Strathmore Hotels we are more than just a hotel group we are a family and we love nothing more than watching our staff go from strength to strength. Year on year we grow as a company with big ambitions in the future we’d like to grow our team even more. We are a privately-owned and family run group of eight unique hotels each with their own individual character and charm across Scotland and England.

Are you looking to start a career in hospitality? Or perhaps you want to consider a different career path and you’d like to start a fresh. We are always on the look out for new talent with the potential for career progression throughout our group. We offer competitive pay and generous benefits and rewards as well as live in accommodation at most of our hotels.

We are currently recruiting at a number of hotels so please send your CV to info@strathmorehotels.com stating the hotel/location and department you would like to be considered for. We look forward to welcoming you on board!

OUR HOTELS

Alexandra Hotel, Fort William

Ben Nevis Hotel, Fort William

Ben Wyvis, Strathpeffer (near Inverness)

Cairn Hotel, Harrogate

Cumbria Grand Hotel, Grange-over-Sands

Nethybridge Hotel, Nethybridge (near Aviemore)

Royal Hotel, Oban

Salutation Hotel, Perth

POTENTIAL CAREERS WITH STRATHMORE

RECEPTION STAFF

KITCHEN STAFF

HOUSEKEEPING

FOOD AND BEVERAGES

ALEXANDRA HOTEL, FORT WILLIAM

HOTEL PORTER - ALEXANDRA HOTEL, FORT WILLIAM

CURRENT POSTS

Alexandra Hotel, Fort William

HOTEL PORTER – FULL TIME

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for the right candidates to join our team at the Alexandra Hotel part of the Strathmore Hotels Group.

Main Duties and Responsibilities

  • Setting up & assisting with functions / meetings.
  • Helping housekeeping staff with laundry.
  • Helping guests with luggage
  • Ensuring grounds are free of litter.
  • Minor maintenance works.
  • Covering Night Porter Holidays may be required
  • Fantastic customer service skills
  • Happy working split shifts
  • Can-do attitude

Previous experience is preferred but not essential as full training will be provided. Working 8 hour shifts, five days out of seven. Free Meals on shift and Live In accommodation available if required

Flexible Benefits include

  • Uniform provided and meals on duty
  • Live-in accommodation can be provided
  • Discounted food and accommodation in hotel and at other properties within our group
  • Fantastic pension scheme

CVs should be sent to alexandramanager@strathmorehotels.com or posted to Hotel General Manager, The Parade, Fort William, PH33 6AZ. If you would like more information please call 01397 702241.

WAITING STAFF - ALEXANDRA HOTEL, FORT WILLIAM

CURRENT POSTS

Alexandra Hotel, Fort William

WAITING STAFF – FULL/PART TIME

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for the right candidates to join our team at the Alexandra Hotel part of the Strathmore Hotels Group. We are looking for Waiting Staff who are reliable and dependable, takes pride in the presentation of their working environments and themselves. Who cares about providing an excellent customer and colleague experience by delivering the detail, always looking to help, support and develop the team, is positive, friendly and efficient and enjoys working as one big team.

Main Duties and Responsibilities

  • To ensure the Restaurant and, when required, other areas are prepared for service
  • To provide a high standard of service being proactive and customer focused
  • To clean, reset and prepare for following business.
  •  To ensure good communication within your department and others.
  •  To maintain excellent customer relations
  • To handle guest queries and complaints or refer to a senior member of staff
  • To greet and seat guests as required.
  • To follow Restaurant standards of procedure for all tasks
  • To follow Fire, Health and Safety and Security Procedures
  • To requisition and control the necessary stock
  • To enforce a high standard of hygiene in accordance with our legal obligations
  • To promote sales
  • To be of smart appearance wearing uniform as instructed
  • To attend shifts as per your rota
  • To ensure all items are charged correctly.
  • To recommend improvements in services
  • To be actively involved in department meetings
  • To ensure customers are given the highest standards of service at all times
  • Other duties as specified by management to ensure smooth running of the hotel

The ideal candidate will ideally have the following attributes; High attention to detail – Excellent communication skills – A professional approach towards your fellow employees as well as the guess – Flexible and a team player – Highly motivated individuals who are reliable, independent and organised

Flexible Benefits include

  • Uniform provided and meals on duty
  • Live-in accommodation can be provided
  • Discounted food and accommodation in hotel and at other properties within our group
  • Fantastic pension scheme

CVs should be sent to alexandramanager@strathmorehotels.com or posted to Hotel General Manager, The Parade, Fort William, PH33 6AZ. If you would like more information please call 01397 702241.

BEN NEVIS, FORT WILLIAM

DUTY MANAGER - BEN NEVIS HOTEL, FORT WILLIAM

CURRENT POSTS

Ben Nevis Hotel, Fort William

DUTY MANAGER – FULL TIME

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for the right candidates to join our team at the Ben Nevis Hotel part of the Strathmore Hotels Group. We are looking for enthusiastic and friendly staff to join our Management Team.

Main Duties and Responsibilities

The successful candidate should be an approachable individual, strong team player who leads by example and be able to think proactively in a fast paced environment.

Responsibilities will include, but not be limited to;

  • Customer focused
  • Taking charge of the shift and be actively seen to engage with staff and guests to ensure a smooth business operation  
  • Be involved in the recruitment and training of new employees
  • Staff inductions
  • Updating of staff personnel records
  • Assisting in the F&B and reception department as and when required 
  • Assisting guests with queries and problem solving · Ensuring employee productivity

The ideal candidate will ideally have the following attributes: · Approachable · Problem solver · Team player · Be able to work on your own · Be able to work a mixture of shifts (including split shifts)

Flexible Benefits include

  • Uniform provided and meals on duty
  • Live-in accommodation can be provided
  • Discounted food and accommodation in hotel and at other properties within our group
  • Fantastic pension scheme

CVs should be sent to bennevismanager@strathmorehotels.com or post to Hotel General Manager, Ben Nevis Hotel, North Road, Fort William, PH33 6TG. If you would like more information please call 01397 702331.

CAIRN HOTEL, HARROGATE

HOTEL RECEPTIONIST - CAIRN HOTEL, HARROGATE

CURRENT POSTS

Cairn Hotel, Harrogate

HOTEL RECEPTIONIST – FULL TIME

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for the right candidates to join our team at the Cairn Hotel part of the Strathmore Hotels Group. We are looking for enthusiastic and friendly staff to join our Front Desk team.

Main Duties and Responsibilities

The ideal candidates should be self driven, customer focused and be able and willing to assist guests with a positive attitude. Responsibilities of this role will include, but not be limited to:

  • Greeting guests
  • Conducting check-ins and check-outs
  • Cash handling Hotel
  • Answering telephone calls and responding to emails taking bookings over the phone and via email
  • Distributing information to all departments Restaurant Waiting Staff
  • Assisting with guest enquiries as and when required

The successful candidate should be able to work alone and as part of a team. A mixture of shifts are required for this position, including 06:45-15:00 and 14:45-23:00.

Flexible Benefits include

  • Uniform provided and meals on duty
  • Live-in accommodation can be provided
  • Discounted food and accommodation in hotel and at other properties within our group
  • Fantastic pension scheme

CVs should be sent to cairnmanager@strathmorehotels.com or posted to Hotel General Manager, Ripon Road, Harrogate, North Yorkshire, HG1 2JD. If you would like more information please call 01423 504005.

 

WAITING STAFF - CAIRN HOTEL, HARROGATE

CURRENT POSTS

Cairn Hotel, Harrogate

WAITING STAFF – FULL/PART TIME

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for the right candidates to join our team at the Cairn Hotel part of the Strathmore Hotels Group. We are looking for Waiting Staff who are reliable and dependable, takes pride in the presentation of their working environments and themselves. Who cares about providing an excellent customer and colleague experience by delivering the detail, always looking to help, support and develop the team, is positive, friendly and efficient and enjoys working as one big team.

Main Duties and Responsibilities

  • Greeting and seating customers
  • Taking orders for food and drink
  • Serving food
  • Serving drinks
  • Cleaning and resetting tables with dishes, glasses, and flatware as needed Cleaning duties such as stocking, sanitising, sweeping floors etc

The ideal candidate will ideally have the following attributes; High attention to detail – Excellent communication skills – A professional approach towards your fellow employees as well as the guess – Flexible and a team player – Highly motivated individuals who are reliable, independent and organised

Flexible Benefits include

  • Uniform provided and meals on duty
  • Live-in accommodation can be provided
  • Discounted food and accommodation in hotel and at other properties within our group
  • Fantastic pension scheme

CVs should be sent to cairnmanager@strathmorehotels.com or posted to Hotel General Manager, Ripon Road, Harrogate, North Yorkshire, HG1 2JD. If you would like more information please call 01423 504005.

NIGHT PORTER - CAIRN HOTEL, HARROGATE

CURRENT POSTS

Cairn Hotel, Harrogate

NIGHT PORTER – PART TIME

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for the right candidates to join our team at the Cairn Hotel part of the Strathmore Hotels Group. We are looking for a night porter who is reliable and dependable, takes pride in the presentation of their working environments and themselves.

Main Duties and Responsibilities

  • Cleaning of all public lounge areas and public toilets.
  • Serving drinks and sandwiches throughout the night when ordered.
  • Morning luggage collection for departing coaches.
  • Regular security checks of the entire hotel, inside and out, on each shift.
  • Responsible for meeting room set ups.

Flexible Benefits include

  • Uniform provided and meals on duty
  • Live-in accommodation can be provided
  • Discounted food and accommodation in hotel and at other properties within our group
  • Fantastic pension scheme

CVs should be sent to cairnmanager@strathmorehotels.com or posted to Hotel General Manager, Ripon Road, Harrogate, North Yorkshire, HG1 2JD. If you would like more information please call 01423 504005.

BAR PERSON - CAIRN HOTEL, HARROGATE

CURRENT POSTS

Cairn Hotel, Harrogate

BAR PERSON – PART TIME

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for the right candidates to join our team at the Cairn Hotel part of the Strathmore Hotels Group. We are looking for bar staff who are reliable and dependable, takes pride in the presentation of their working environments and themselves.

Main Duties and Responsibilities

  • The service of drinks throughout the Hotel in line with company standards and legal requirements.
  • Ensure the bars and, when required, other areas are prepared for service.
  • Provide a high standard of bar and food service to company requirements.
  • Deliver first class service by being proactive and customer focused.
  • Handle any guest complaints or queries professionally and promptly seeking advice from a manager if required.
  • Ensure a high standard of cleanliness and hygiene within department.
  • Promote products and up sell.
  • Record all breakages and spillages in line with company procedure.
  • Control and rotate stock as instructed.
  • Ensure good communication with the team, management and other departments.
  • Enforce Company Credit Policy and to ensure that all bills are charged correctly.
  • Recommend improvement in services to management.
  • Communicate and discuss effectively at department meetings.
  • Keep all relevant records and paperwork up to date.
  • Ensure and enforce all hotel fire and safety standards and ensure compliance.
  • Ensure a team spirit within your department.
  • Attend training courses as required.
  • Comply with all legal restrictions concerning the sale of alcohol.
  • Other duties as specified by management to ensure the smooth running of the hotel.
The responsibilities in your Job Description are not exhaustive and are subject to change according to business requirements. On occasions you may be asked to assist in other departments or complete other tasks, full training and assistance would be given.

Flexible Benefits include

  • Uniform provided and meals on duty
  • Live-in accommodation can be provided
  • Discounted food and accommodation in hotel and at other properties within our group
  • Fantastic pension scheme

    CVs should be sent to cairnmanager@strathmorehotels.com or posted to Hotel General Manager, Ripon Road, Harrogate, North Yorkshire, HG1 2JD. If you would like more information please call 01423 504005.

    ROOM ATTENDANT - CAIRN HOTEL, HARROGATE

    CURRENT POSTS

    Cairn Hotel, Harrogate

    ROOM ATTENDANT – PART TIME

    A fantastic opportunity has arisen for the right candidates to join our team at the Cairn Hotel part of the Strathmore Hotels Group. We are looking for room attendants who are reliable and dependable, takes pride in the presentation of their working environments and themselves.

    Main Duties and Responsibilities

    • Thoroughly clean all bedrooms and bathrooms as per check lists ensuring that all necessary sundry items linen and towels are in the room and in good condition.
    • Ensure that all areas are cleaned and maintained to the standards expected.
    • Keep corridors clear of linen, towels, rubbish, room service trays and other articles.
    • Check that all items supplied from the linen room / stores are to the quality demanded and to advise the head housekeeper of any discrepancies.
    • Have a full working knowledge of all equipment and chemicals
    • Be aware of costs and expenditure and to avoid unnecessary wastage
    • Ensure that all bedroom and service equipment is in good working order.
    • Ensure the correct procedure is followed when dealing with lost property.
    • Report any maintenance defects to the Head Housekeeper immediately.
    • Rnsure that ‘deep cleaning’ is carried out in all bedrooms as instructed.
    • Observe all Company Rules and Regulations as stated in the staff handbook.
    • Maintain a high standard of personal hygiene and general appearance
    • Observe all Company Fire, Security and Health and Safety Regulations
    • Report any complaints to the Head Housekeeper
    • Maintain excellent guest relations
    • Promote good communication and teamwork within and between departments
    • Participate in any training or career development schemes as recommended.
    The responsibilities in your Job Description are not exhaustive and are subject to change according to business requirements. On occasions you may be asked to assist in other departments or complete other tasks, full training and assistance would be given.

    Flexible Benefits include

    • Uniform provided and meals on duty
    • Live-in accommodation can be provided
    • Discounted food and accommodation in hotel and at other properties within our group
    • Fantastic pension scheme

      CVs should be sent to cairnmanager@strathmorehotels.com or posted to Hotel General Manager, Ripon Road, Harrogate, North Yorkshire, HG1 2JD. If you would like more information please call 01423 504005.

      CUMBRIA GRAND, GRANGE-OVER-SANDS

      ROOM ATTENDANT - CUMBRIA GRAND, GRANGE-OVER-SANDS

      CURRENT POSTS

      Cairn Hotel, Harrogate

      ROOM ATTENDANT – /FULLPART TIME

      A fantastic opportunity has arisen for the right candidates to join our team at the Cumbria Grand Hotel part of the Strathmore Hotels Group. We are looking for room attendants who are reliable and dependable, takes pride in the presentation of their working environments and themselves.

      Main Duties and Responsibilities

      • Thoroughly clean all bedrooms and bathrooms as per check lists ensuring that all necessary sundry items linen and towels are in the room and in good condition.
      • Ensure that all areas are cleaned and maintained to the standards expected.
      • Keep corridors clear of linen, towels, rubbish, room service trays and other articles.
      • Check that all items supplied from the linen room / stores are to the quality demanded and to advise the head housekeeper of any discrepancies.
      • Have a full working knowledge of all equipment and chemicals
      • Be aware of costs and expenditure and to avoid unnecessary wastage
      • Ensure that all bedroom and service equipment is in good working order.
      • Ensure the correct procedure is followed when dealing with lost property.
      • Report any maintenance defects to the Head Housekeeper immediately.
      • Rnsure that ‘deep cleaning’ is carried out in all bedrooms as instructed.
      • Observe all Company Rules and Regulations as stated in the staff handbook.
      • Maintain a high standard of personal hygiene and general appearance
      • Observe all Company Fire, Security and Health and Safety Regulations
      • Report any complaints to the Head Housekeeper
      • Maintain excellent guest relations
      • Promote good communication and teamwork within and between departments
      • Participate in any training or career development schemes as recommended.
      The responsibilities in your Job Description are not exhaustive and are subject to change according to business requirements. On occasions you may be asked to assist in other departments or complete other tasks, full training and assistance would be given.

      Flexible Benefits include

      • Uniform provided and meals on duty
      • Live-in accommodation can be provided
      • Discounted food and accommodation in hotel and at other properties within our group
      • Fantastic pension scheme

        CVs should be sent to cumbriamanager@strathmorehotels.com or posted to Hotel General Manager, Lindale Road, Grange-over-sands, Cumbria, LA11 6EN. If you would like more information please call 01595 32331.

        WAITING STAFF - CUMBRIA GRAND, GRANGE-OVER-SANDS

        CURRENT POSTS

        Cumbria Grand, Grange-over-sands

        WAITING STAFF – PART/FULL TIME

        A fantastic opportunity has arisen for the right candidates to join our team at the Cumbria Grand part of the Strathmore Hotels Group. We are looking for waiting staffs who are reliable and dependable, takes pride in the presentation of their working environments and themselves.

        Main Duties and Responsibilities

        • To ensure the Restaurant and, when required, other areas are prepared for service
        • To provide a high standard of service being proactive and customer focused
        • To clean, reset and prepare for following business.
        •  To ensure good communication within your department and others.
        •  To maintain excellent customer relations
        • To handle guest queries and complaints or refer to a senior member of staff
        • To greet and seat guests as required.
        • To follow Restaurant standards of procedure for all tasks
        • To follow Fire, Health and Safety and Security Procedures
        • To requisition and control the necessary stock
        • To enforce a high standard of hygiene in accordance with our legal obligations
        • To promote sales
        • To be of smart appearance wearing uniform as instructed
        • To attend shifts as per your rota
        • To ensure all items are charged correctly.
        • To recommend improvements in services
        • To be actively involved in department meetings
        • To ensure customers are given the highest standards of service at all times
        • Other duties as specified by management to ensure smooth running of the hotel
        The responsibilities in your Job Description are not exhaustive and are subject to change according to business requirements. On occasions you may be asked to assist in other departments or complete other tasks, full training and assistance would be given.

        Flexible Benefits include

        • Uniform provided and meals on duty
        • Live-in accommodation can be provided
        • Discounted food and accommodation in hotel and at other properties within our group
        • Fantastic pension scheme

          CVs should be sent to cumbriamanager@strathmorehotels.com or posted to Hotel General Manager, Lindale Road, Grange-over-sands, Cumbria, LA11 6EN. If you would like more information please call 01595 32331.

          BAR PERSON - CUMBRIA GRAND, GRANGE-OVER-SANDS

          CURRENT POSTS

          Cumbria Grand, Grange-over-Sands

          BAR PERSON – PART/FULL TIME

          A fantastic opportunity has arisen for the right candidates to join our team at the Salutation Hotel part of the Strathmore Hotels Group. We are looking for bar staffs who are reliable and dependable, takes pride in the presentation of their working environments and themselves.

          Main Duties and Responsibilities

          • The service of drinks throughout the Hotel in line with company standards and legal requirements.
          • Ensure the bars and, when required, other areas are prepared for service.
          • Provide a high standard of bar and food service to company requirements.
          • Deliver first class service by being proactive and customer focused.
          • Handle any guest complaints or queries professionally and promptly seeking advice from a manager if required.
          • Ensure a high standard of cleanliness and hygiene within department.
          • Promote products and up sell.
          • Record all breakages and spillages in line with company procedure.
          • Control and rotate stock as instructed.
          • Ensure good communication with the team, management and other departments.
          • Enforce Company Credit Policy and to ensure that all bills are charged correctly.
          • Recommend improvement in services to management.
          • Communicate and discuss effectively at department meetings.
          • Keep all relevant records and paperwork up to date.
          • Ensure and enforce all hotel fire and safety standards and ensure compliance.
          • Ensure a team spirit within your department.
          • Attend training courses as required.
          • Comply with all legal restrictions concerning the sale of alcohol.
          • Other duties as specified by management to ensure the smooth running of the hotel.
          The responsibilities in your Job Description are not exhaustive and are subject to change according to business requirements. On occasions you may be asked to assist in other departments or complete other tasks, full training and assistance would be given.

          Flexible Benefits include

          • Uniform provided and meals on duty
          • Live-in accommodation can be provided
          • Discounted food and accommodation in hotel and at other properties within our group
          • Fantastic pension scheme

            CVs should be sent to cumbriamanager@strathmorehotels.com or posted to Hotel General Manager, Lindale Road, Grange-over-sands, Cumbria, LA11 6EN. If you would like more information please call 01595 32331.

            NETHYBRIDGE HOTEL, NETHY BRIDGE

            ROOM ATTENDANT - NETHYBRIDGE HOTEL, NETHY BRIDGE

            CURRENT POSTS

            Cairn Hotel, Harrogate

            ROOM ATTENDANT – PART TIME

            A fantastic opportunity has arisen for the right candidates to join our team at the Nethybridge Hotel part of the Strathmore Hotels Group. We are looking for room attendants who are reliable and dependable, takes pride in the presentation of their working environments and themselves.

            Main Duties and Responsibilities

            • Thoroughly clean all bedrooms and bathrooms as per check lists ensuring that all necessary sundry items linen and towels are in the room and in good condition.
            • Ensure that all areas are cleaned and maintained to the standards expected.
            • Keep corridors clear of linen, towels, rubbish, room service trays and other articles.
            • Check that all items supplied from the linen room / stores are to the quality demanded and to advise the head housekeeper of any discrepancies.
            • Have a full working knowledge of all equipment and chemicals
            • Be aware of costs and expenditure and to avoid unnecessary wastage
            • Ensure that all bedroom and service equipment is in good working order.
            • Ensure the correct procedure is followed when dealing with lost property.
            • Report any maintenance defects to the Head Housekeeper immediately.
            • Rnsure that ‘deep cleaning’ is carried out in all bedrooms as instructed.
            • Observe all Company Rules and Regulations as stated in the staff handbook.
            • Maintain a high standard of personal hygiene and general appearance
            • Observe all Company Fire, Security and Health and Safety Regulations
            • Report any complaints to the Head Housekeeper
            • Maintain excellent guest relations
            • Promote good communication and teamwork within and between departments
            • Participate in any training or career development schemes as recommended.
            The responsibilities in your Job Description are not exhaustive and are subject to change according to business requirements. On occasions you may be asked to assist in other departments or complete other tasks, full training and assistance would be given.

            Flexible Benefits include

            • Uniform provided and meals on duty
            • Live-in accommodation can be provided
            • Discounted food and accommodation in hotel and at other properties within our group
            • Fantastic pension scheme

              CVs should be sent to nethybridgemanager@strathmorehotels.com or posted to Hotel General Manager, Nethy Bridge, Inverness-shire, PH25 3DP. If you would like more information please call 01479 821203.

              RECEPTIONIST - NETHYBRIDGE HOTEL, NETHY BRIDGE

              CURRENT POSTS

              Nethybridge Hotel, Nethy Bridge

              RECEPTIONIST – FULL TIME

              A fantastic opportunity has arisen for the right candidates to join our team at the Cairn Hotel part of the Strathmore Hotels Group. We are looking for a receptionist who is reliable and dependable, takes pride in the presentation of their working environments and themselves.

              Main Duties and Responsibilities

              As Receptionist at the Nethybridge Hotel, you will play a key role of the effective running of the front of house service. You will need to ensure all guest are efficiently met, greeted, check in/out and that any administration is completed to a high standard. You must have a focus on making an excellent first impression and unforgettable experience for our guests. Therefore, clean presentation and strong communication skills are a must. Often operating on the front line, you will be the real ambassador of our company, and you will be committed to consistently delivering high standards. Some of the duties you’ll undertake in this varied role include – telephone enquiries, reservations, preparing invoices and taking payments from our guests, conducting end of shift/day banking, and preparing for the shift ahead, dealing with group enquiries. Working 5/7 days including weekends and bank holidays this is a 40 hour working week on a shift pattern of 7am – 3pm or 3pm – 11pm some occasions shifts will be 11am – 7pm or 12pm – 8pm. Job Types: Full-time, Permanent Salary: From £9.25 per hour

              The responsibilities in your Job Description are not exhaustive and are subject to change according to business requirements. On occasions you may be asked to assist in other departments or complete other tasks, full training and assistance would be given.

              Flexible Benefits include

              • Uniform provided and meals on duty
              • Live-in accommodation can be provided
              • Discounted food and accommodation in hotel and at other properties within our group
              • Fantastic pension scheme

                CVs should be sent to nethybridgemanager@strathmorehotels.com or posted to Hotel General Manager, Nethy Bridge, Inverness-shire, PH25 3DP. If you would like more information please call 01479 821203.

                CHEF - NETHYBRIDGE HOTEL, NETHY BRIDGE

                CURRENT POSTS

                Nethybridge Hotel, Nethy Bridge

                CHEF – FULL TIME

                Come and be part of our team at the Nethybridge Hotel in the Cairngorms.

                We are looking for an enthusiastic and dedicated Head Chef with a true passion for great food, great presentation and exceptional leadership skills, to lead the kitchen team.

                As the Head Chef you will report to the Hotel General Manager with complete responsibility for all aspects of food production from sourcing suppliers to producing and delivering excellence in all your dishes. There are great opportunities to develop the excellent food standards and offering that we already provide to all our customers, you can really make a difference here by being part of a team and moving our food offering to the next level.

                Main duties and responsibilities include although are not exhaustive.

                • Being responsible for all operational aspects of the kitchen and its success including delivering meals to a high standard of taste and presentation, from breakfasts through to lunches, main meals, snacks, afternoon teas to weddings and events
                • Leading & managing, and developing the kitchen team
                • Completing monthly stock takes for head office
                • Creating and implementing new menus
                • Ensuring compliance to food safety and other regulations and rules as set out by the business/head office
                • To support the General Manager with the management of the kitchen department including events, budget, rota, and performance management
                • Ordering stock, rotating stock, managing deliveries of produce
                • Overseeing the development of new dishes and menus
                • Ensure all cleaning in the designated areas and checks are carried out to the Company Standards and all paperwork is carried out correctly
                • Organising and labelling the kitchen and its storage

                Interested? Then do you have these qualities?

                • Excellent communication and customer service skills
                • Able to write menus that are both creative and profitable.
                • Works well under pressure
                • Outstanding attention to detail
                • High standards of food hygiene and knowledge of Cooksafe
                • Experience as a Head Chef with the minimum of 2 years’ evidence of running a successful Kitchen.

                As the Head Chef, you will receive an attractive salary dependant on experience,

                Contract: Permanent, 40-48 hours per week on a rota basis, Live in accommodation can be provided for the successful candidate.

                Flexible Benefits include

                • Uniform provided and meals on duty
                • Live-in accommodation can be provided
                • Discounted food and accommodation in hotel and at other properties within our group
                • Fantastic pension scheme

                CVs should be sent to nethybridgemanager@strathmorehotels.com or posted to Hotel General Manager, Nethy Bridge, Inverness-shire, PH25 3DP. If you would like more information please call 01479 821203.

                ROYAL HOTEL, OBAN

                RECEPTIONIST - ROYAL HOTEL, OBAN

                CURRENT POSTS

                Royal Hotel, Oban

                RECEPTIONIST – FULL TIME

                A fantastic opportunity has arisen for the right candidates to join our team at the Royal Hotel part of the Strathmore Hotels Group. We are looking for a receptionist who is reliable and dependable, takes pride in the presentation of their working environments and themselves.

                Main Duties and Responsibilities

                Serves visitors by greeting, welcoming, and directing them appropriately; notifies company personnel of visitor arrival; maintains security and telecommunications system. Duties: · Welcomes visitors by greeting them, in person or on the telephone; answering or referring inquiries. · Directs visitors by maintaining employee and department directories; giving instructions. · Maintains safe and clean reception area by complying with procedures, rules, and regulations. · Maintains continuity among work teams by documenting and communicating actions, irregularities, and continuing needs. · Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed. Skills/Qualifications: Telephone Skills, Verbal Communication, Microsoft Office Skills, Listening, Professionalism, Customer Focus, Organisation, Informing Others, Handles Pressure, Phone Skills. Job Types: Full-time, Permanent Salary: £8.91-£9.20 per hourtasks, full training and assistance would be given.

                Flexible Benefits include

                • Uniform provided and meals on duty
                • Live-in accommodation can be provided
                • Discounted food and accommodation in hotel and at other properties within our group
                • Fantastic pension scheme

                  CVs should be sent to royalobanmanager@strathmorehotels.com or posted to Hotel General Manager, Royal Hotel, Argyll Square, Oban, PA34 4BE. If you would like more information please call 01631 563021.

                  ROOM ATTENDANT - ROYAL HOTEL, OBAN

                  CURRENT POSTS

                  Royal Hotel, Oban

                  ROOM ATTENDANT – FULL TIME

                  A fantastic opportunity has arisen for the right candidates to join our team at the Royal Hotel part of the Strathmore Hotels Group. We are looking for a room attendant who are reliable and dependable, takes pride in the presentation of their working environments and themselves.

                  Main Duties and Responsibilities

                  • Thoroughly clean all bedrooms and bathrooms as per check lists ensuring that all necessary sundry items linen and towels are in the room and in good condition.
                  • Ensure that all areas are cleaned and maintained to the standards expected.
                  • Keep corridors clear of linen, towels, rubbish, room service trays and other articles.
                  • Check that all items supplied from the linen room / stores are to the quality demanded and to advise the head housekeeper of any discrepancies.
                  • Have a full working knowledge of all equipment and chemicals
                  • Be aware of costs and expenditure and to avoid unnecessary wastage
                  • Ensure that all bedroom and service equipment is in good working order.
                  • Ensure the correct procedure is followed when dealing with lost property.
                  • Report any maintenance defects to the Head Housekeeper immediately.
                  • Rnsure that ‘deep cleaning’ is carried out in all bedrooms as instructed.
                  • Observe all Company Rules and Regulations as stated in the staff handbook.
                  • Maintain a high standard of personal hygiene and general appearance
                  • Observe all Company Fire, Security and Health and Safety Regulations
                  • Report any complaints to the Head Housekeeper
                  • Maintain excellent guest relations
                  • Promote good communication and teamwork within and between departments
                  • Participate in any training or career development schemes as recommended.
                  The responsibilities in your Job Description are not exhaustive and are subject to change according to business requirements. On occasions you may be asked to assist in other departments or complete other tasks, full training and assistance would be given.

                  Flexible Benefits include

                  • Uniform provided and meals on duty
                  • Live-in accommodation can be provided
                  • Discounted food and accommodation in hotel and at other properties within our group
                  • Fantastic pension scheme

                    CVs should be sent to royalobanmanager@strathmorehotels.com or posted to Hotel General Manager, Royal Hotel, Argyll Square, Oban, PA34 4BE. If you would like more information please call 01631 563021.

                    SALUTATION HOTEL, PERTH

                    EVENTS COORDINATOR - SALUTATION HOTEL, PERTH

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                    CURRENT POSTS

                    Salutation Hotel, Perth

                    Events Co-ordinator

                    A fantastic opportunity has arisen for the right candidates to join our team at the Salutation Hotel part of the Strathmore Hotels Group. 

                    Main Duties and Responsibilities

                    • To take and action all enquiries in relation to selling the hotels facilities
                    • To quote appropriately for facilities and menus ensuring a good conversion rate while maintaining a good profit margin.
                    • To meet potential clients, issue information and conduct show rounds as required.
                    • To quote for and source external services as required.
                    • To consult with the Head Chef concerning any special diets or allergen information.
                    • To process all details, file all correspondence, confirm with the client and produce a business sheet for each event weekly in advance
                    • To ensure payment is taken in advance or correctly authorized for invoice.
                    • To produce a business forecast on regular basis giving advance notice of busy periods and large events to ensure appropriate staffing and equipment.
                    • To encourage and promote new business and repeat business
                    • To immediately report any maintenance issues or faulty equipment to maintenance, or contact service engineers to ensure its effective repair.
                    • To anticipate and meet guests requirements as much as possible
                    • To liaise with heads of department daily at the 10.30 meeting and weekly on a Friday to ensure all details are communicated and understood.
                    • To communicate with the duty manager on a daily basis with full and final event details.
                    • To ensure all accidents / incidents are logged and investigated thoroughly.
                    • To deal with any customer issues immediately and ensure follow up.
                    • To ensure that any legislation regarding the legal operating of the hotel is strictly adhered to.
                    • To be fully aware of all policies and procedures with regard to hygiene, fire, health and safety and to be able to activate and control evacuation procedures.
                    • To inform and update Head Office of all events.
                    • Any other duties as directed by the deputy or general manager.
                     SALES
                    •  Develop and improve on methods to maximize sales in relation to:-
                    • Brochures, flyers and special offers
                    • Repeat business
                    • New business incentives
                    • e-shots
                    • Wedding fayres
                    • Identify and action quiet periods
                    • Keep regular contact with current clients
                    FINANCIAL
                    • To set rates in conjunction with the General Manager to maximizing profit while remaining competitive.
                    • To secure deposits as required
                    • To record and control monies received accurately
                    • To action any outstanding debt
                    • To set menu pricing in conjunction with the Head Chef.
                    • To ensure clear communication of charges and payment terms on business sheets

                    Flexible Benefits include

                    • Uniform provided and meals on duty
                    • Live-in accommodation can be provided
                    • Discounted food and accommodation in hotel and at other properties within our group
                    • Fantastic pension scheme

                      CVs should be sent to salutationmanager@strathmorehotels.com or posted to Hotel General Manager, 34 South Street, Perth, PH2 8PH. If you would like more information please call 01738 630066.

                      ROOM ATTENDANT - SALUTATION HOTEL, PERTH

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                      CURRENT POSTS

                      Salutation Hotel, Perth

                      ROOM ATTENDANT – PART/FULL TIME

                      A fantastic opportunity has arisen for the right candidates to join our team at the Salutation Hotel part of the Strathmore Hotels Group. We are looking for room attendants who are reliable and dependable, takes pride in the presentation of their working environments and themselves.

                      Main Duties and Responsibilities

                      • Thoroughly clean all bedrooms and bathrooms as per check lists ensuring that all necessary sundry items linen and towels are in the room and in good condition.
                      • Ensure that all areas are cleaned and maintained to the standards expected.
                      • Keep corridors clear of linen, towels, rubbish, room service trays and other articles.
                      • Check that all items supplied from the linen room / stores are to the quality demanded and to advise the head housekeeper of any discrepancies.
                      • Have a full working knowledge of all equipment and chemicals
                      • Be aware of costs and expenditure and to avoid unnecessary wastage
                      • Ensure that all bedroom and service equipment is in good working order.
                      • Ensure the correct procedure is followed when dealing with lost property.
                      • Report any maintenance defects to the Head Housekeeper immediately.
                      • Rnsure that ‘deep cleaning’ is carried out in all bedrooms as instructed.
                      • Observe all Company Rules and Regulations as stated in the staff handbook.
                      • Maintain a high standard of personal hygiene and general appearance
                      • Observe all Company Fire, Security and Health and Safety Regulations
                      • Report any complaints to the Head Housekeeper
                      • Maintain excellent guest relations
                      • Promote good communication and teamwork within and between departments
                      • Participate in any training or career development schemes as recommended.
                      The responsibilities in your Job Description are not exhaustive and are subject to change according to business requirements. On occasions you may be asked to assist in other departments or complete other tasks, full training and assistance would be given.

                      Flexible Benefits include

                      • Uniform provided and meals on duty
                      • Live-in accommodation can be provided
                      • Discounted food and accommodation in hotel and at other properties within our group
                      • Fantastic pension scheme

                        CVs should be sent to salutationmanager@strathmorehotels.com or posted to Hotel General Manager, 34 South Street, Perth, PH2 8PH. If you would like more information please call 01738 630066.