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Emplo mentPages South Lakes / North Lancs / Ulv


16 May - 29 May 2014 / Issue 316

Revenues Assistant

18 months fixed term - £17,980 to £21,067

Revenues and Benefits Support Assistant (Post Room) Up to 12 months - £14,880 to £16,604

Customer Services Advisors £12,915 to £15,189

Parking Assistant

Award winning, family run, 3 star gold hotel with AA Rosette restaurant overlooking Lake Windermere. Join our friendly team providing excellent customer service. Live-in available.

COMMIS CHEF – Full time

£12,915 to £15,189

For further information including the job descriptions, person specifications and details of how to apply please visit Or email: or telephone (01539) 793292

‘Recruiting talent; Developing skills’

To work in a team of 3. Experience in catering college or a commercial kitchen required. Passion for food a must.

WAITER/ESS - Full time

Well presented polite friendly individual required with good communication skills.


South Lakeland District Council is an Equal Opportunities Employer

Suit school/college student. W/E and holidays. Please contact Sheena on 015394 43286 or email: Lindeth Fell Hotel, Bowness on Windermere LA23 3JP

Lake Road, Ambleside, Cumbria,LA22 0DW

We currently have the following permanent vacancies:

Full-time Catering Assistant 40 hours per week (working 1 weekend in 2) Part-time Catering Assistant Flexible days and hours of work Weekend Catering Assistant Saturday/Sunday

Kendal Office

Part-time Checkout Assistant 4 days - Sat/Sun and 2 flexible days Mon-Fri

We are looking to recruit a Sales Negotiator/Applicant Manager within our Estate Agency Department, based in the Kendal office.

Full-time Aquatics Team Member 40 hours per week (working 1 weekend in 2) Full-time Gifts Team Member 40 hours per week (working 1 weekend in 2)

Experience in applicant management, sale negotiations and the ability to demonstrate a proven and successful track record are required. The applicant must be a team player, articulate and enthusiastic, and most of all have a genuine desire to provide an outstanding level of customer service at all times.

• Hourly rate up to £6.45 (depending on age) • Staff Discount • Company Pension Scheme • Free transport to and from work (selected areas)

Applications in writing to our address below, or via email Closing date is 30th May

Full-time Clothing and Footwear Team Member

52 Kirkland, Kendal, Cumbria LA9 5AP

• A proven track record of working within this field is essential. • 40 hours per week (working 1 weekend in 2) • Salary negotiable For an Application Form and Job Description please contact Gaynor Marshall on 015394 33434 or e-mail Closing Date: Friday 30th May 2014




Skilled Waiting Staff & Professional Bar Staff

Gilpin Hotel & Lake House is a family-run hotel with a long-standing team and a friendly environment. We are looking for people that are friendly, charming, enthusiastic, well presented, with good manners, good communication skills, and good English. Positions are full time, live in or out, with 28 days paid holiday, all meals on duty provided, great subsidised local staff accommodation. Salary commensurate with experience. Crook Road, Nr Windermere LA23 3NE

015394 88818

Catey Hotel of the Year 2012-13 • VisitBritain Hotel of the Year 2011-12 • Condé Nast Johansens Country House Hotel of the Year 2013

Hotel & Catering The Daffodil Hotel & Spa By The Lake, Grasmere LA22 9PR



• Chefs on All Levels • Kitchen Porter

Chef de Partie (Full or Part Time) Working 2-5 days per week, including weekends

Full & Part-time positions available

Commis Chef (Full or Part Time)

Opportunities have arisen for the above staff to come and join our busy, energetic and friendly team.

Working 2-5 days per week, including weekends

If you would like the chance to work alongside some of the best in the business and be rewarded for your hard work then come and join us at The Angel.

Housekeeping Assistants (Full or Part Time) £6.97 p/h

Great rates of pay, 5.6 weeks holiday per year, meals on duty, use of local leisure club, staff discounts.

Restaurant & Bar Staff (Full, Part Time & Casual) £6.97 p/h

If you are interested then please call and ask to speak to Jamie, Liam or Michelle, or feel free to call in and pick up an application form.

Night Porter (Full or Part Time) £6.97 p/h

Helm Road | Bowness on Windermere | LA23 3BU Tel: 015394 44080 /

Please email us in confidence with your CV stating the position that you wish to apply for.

Working 2-5 days per week, including weekends Working 2-5 days per week, including weekends Working 2-5 days per week, including weekends or telephone 015394 63550 for an application form

We are an independently owned luxury 4* hotel & Spa situated in the centre of the picturesque village of Grasmere that prides itself on offering the very best of Lakeland hospitality. We are now recruiting for the following positions: Experienced Receptionist: Personality, professionalism and an excellent attention to detail are required for this busy customer facing role. Your working week will be a combination of early and late straight shifts, uniform and meals on duty are provided and live in accommodation is available if required. Experience of Fidelio operating systems is preferable but full training will be provided. £16,000 + meals on duty, tips and annual Bonus. Duty Manager We are looking to recruit an experienced Duty Manager to guide our excellent team of staff and the day to day operation. Working from the front of house you will be responsible for ensuring the smooth running of our afternoon shifts which get very busy with lunches and afternoon tea’s, you will assist in planning the evening restaurant service, the delivery of weddings and support the restaurant staff by hosting the front of house areas in the evening. This role would suit someone with an outgoing personality, a caring and hospitable nature and an absolute attention to detail. Salary £20,000+ including live in accommodation, tips and annual Bonus. Please forward a copy of your CV to:

Are you hospitality minded with a passion for great service and going the extra mile? To help our provide great service delivery, it is essential that we have a dedicated team with a passion for guest care. If you would like to be part of the buzz of working at a luxury four star property, we currently have some exciting opportunities to join our team at Storrs Hall Hotel on the shores of Windermere. Previous hospitality & hotel experience crucial. All positions are for LIVE OUT applicants only.

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Accounts Assistant (Full Time) Sales Coordinator (Full Time) Sales Team Leader (Full Time) Food & Beverage summer season staff (Part Time)

Hospitality is all about people and Storrs Hall is committed to ensuring our people are happy and well rewarded so that in turn, they pass the positivity onto our guests. As well as excellent training, development and progression opportunities, other benefits for our successful candidates include; • Competitive salary • Complimentary meals on duty • Complimentary car parking • Loyalty incentives • Discounted room nights across other group Hotels • Discounts on food and beverage across other group properties Contact details for applicants; Please send CV and covering letter to Storrs Hall | Storrs Park | Windermere | LA23 3LG Telephone: 015394 47111 |

Lucy’s on a plate – Restaurant & Café, and Lucy4 Wine Bar & Bistro are currently shortlisting applications for the following positions based in Ambleside:

Experienced Bar Person Full-time position available to join friendly team at our busy lake side Inn. Previous experience preferable. Please email who will contact you to arrange an interview, or telephone 015394 32332 or call in for application form

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Head Chef Accounts Manager Restaurant Manager

For further details and information about joining us why not visit our website

Telephone: 015394 32288 /

Hotel & Catering cont’d...

Oak Bank Hotel Grasmere LA22 9TA

Sous Chef

for our 2 Rosette + Michelin recommended The Dining Room Restaurant The Belsfield Hotel, Bowness on Windermere, is currently undergoing a major refurbishment and has some great opportunities:

Pastry Chef

P/T Kitchen Porter

to work 2 days a week to cover our F/T KP’s days off See our website for full details

You will be delivering food to a high standard, helping us to achieve our target of two rosettes. You will need to share a passion for delivering innovative food with inspiring presentation. Previous Pastry Chef experience in a similar establishment is essential.


Full Time

You will contribute towards the day to day efficient running of a demanding but rewarding busy reception desk. You will be charismatic and welcoming, with a pride and passion in your work. Excellent customer service skills are essential.

Host Team Assistant/Porter

You will be responsible for ensuring our guests have an outstanding stay with us, offering to carry luggage, providing recommendations for things to do in the area, serving drinks, or whatever else is appropriate.

Food and Beverage Assistants

Also full time, you will be providing first class service to our guests in our new brasserie and fine dining restaurant. Previous experience is preferred.

To apply, please send your current cv to:

Centre Assistant

(Including Weekends) An opportunity has arisen to join our existing team in the award winning World of Beatrix Potter Attraction. We are looking for friendly, reliable and enthusiastic applicants who have proven experience of working in a Retail/Tearoom environment and will enjoy working in our shops, tearoom and box office. If that is you, then we would love to hear from you. Rate of pay £7.45 plus other company benefits. For more information please contact Tricia Saunders on 0844 504 1233 ext 225, email or call in for an application form.


Closing date Monday 26th May 2014

General Vacancies FRONT OF HOUSE/GENERAL ASSISTANT We require enthusiastic hardworking individuals to join our passionate front of house team. Duties to include restaurant, bar and light reception. Experience preferred but training can be given.


The Queen Katherine School Appleby Road, Kendal, Cumbria LA9 6PJ NOR 1400 (260 in Sixth Form) Tel: 01539 743900


Energetic team member required to help maintain our meticulous standards of cleanliness.

£14,880 - £15,598 pro rata 15 hours per week, term time only plus 1 week in the holidays


The Queen Katherine School is a successful and over-subscribed school, serving both the town of Kendal and a large surrounding area. Students achieve highly at GCSE and Advanced Level. Staff form a hardworking, professional team and are committed to even greater improvement.

Chefs required at all levels to join our new Head Chef. Hardworking, highly motivated and a passion for food essential. All positions can be live in/out and include working five days out of seven, including weekends. Please apply by phone to Nigel Williamson or Caroline Clough on 015394 42536 or by email with CV to info@ Miller Howe Hotel, Rayrigg Road, Windermere LA23 1EY

We are seeking to appoint a technician to support our Mathematics department with administration and management of equipment and resources. The successful candidate will be competent in the use of Microsoft packages – particularly Excel. They will have excellent organisational and communication skills. The person appointed will be required to work approximately 15 hours per week, with start and finish times negotiable. The school is committed to safeguarding the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be required to undertake an enhanced disclosure via the Disclosure & Barring Services (DBS) For further details and to apply please see our website

Kendal Golf Club

Requires a

For queries contact Tracy Houlden:

Chef / Cook

Closing date for applications: noon 29th May 2014 Interviews will be held week beginning : 9th June 2014

For full preparation and service of bar meals/snacks from fresh produce. Baking skills an advantage. Must be able to work on own initiative, experience in similar role preferred. 30 hours Monday to Thursday but must be flexible to meet needs. Apply with cv to or in writing to Kendal Golf Club, The Heights, Kendal LA9 4PQ

A South Lakes Federation School

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General Vacancies continued.... Holehird, Windermere, Cumbria

Holehird is a residential home with nursing. You will work in a friendly home set in beautiful surroundings.

Domestic Assistant – Ref: LCD2680 Salary: Hours:

Self catering with character

£6.31 per hour plus 20% enhancement for weekend work Part time, 22.5 hours per week

You will perform general cleaning duties according to the routine and frequency laid down so as to ensure the cleanliness and hygiene of the home/centre, in accordance with relevant health and safety regulations. You will ensure that people who use our services receive a comprehensive laundry service that allows their personal clothing to be clean and presentable (including minor repairs) and ensure high standards of cleanliness and hygiene in all domestic laundry items. No experience is necessary as full training will be given.

Care Assistant – Ref: LCD2681 Salary: Hours:

£6.43 per hour plus 20% enhancement for weekend work Full time, part time, and weekend shifts available

You will be involved in supporting people who use our services with their physical care and personal needs. Previous experience is desirable but not essential as full training will be given. You must be able to work rostered hours.

Seasonal and Part Time

Maintenance Assistants Includes weekends £17,500 per annum, pro rata We require an enthusiastic and handy person with good local knowledge of the South Lakes area to join our team, attending to low level property maintenance. You may be required to participate in our out of hours ON Call service on a rota basis, for which an additional payment will be made. Full UK driving licence required. In the first instance please contact Lee Walker on 07557239531 or email your CV to

You must be willing to undertake required training (including updates), sometimes off site and outside normal working hours. You will also have empathy with Leonard Cheshire Disability’s ethos and value base. Leonard Cheshire Disability welcomes applications from all sections of the community. A satisfactory disclosure check is required for these posts. To apply please visit and search for the reference number. If you do not have internet access, please contact 08458 720 332, option 1, quoting the reference number. Closing Date for both posts: Friday 30 May 2014

As one of the leading independent family jewellers in the area, H Hogarth has a career opportunity for a

Full or Part Time Sales Assistant We are looking for someone who is: · Motivated and enthusiastic · Flexible and prepared to work most Saturdays · Passionate about delivering first class customer service · Able to work under their own initiative or as part of a team In return we offer a fantastic working environment, a genuine career path, a comprehensive training programme and a competitive salary.

If you are interested please send your CV and covering letter to Mr G Hogarth, H Hogarth, 43 Branthwaite Brow, Kendal LA9 4TX. Closing date for applications 29th May 2014

Self catering with character

CHECKERS Required To ensure our Holiday homes are ready for arrival. 1 or 2 days per week (Friday’s and Saturday’s) Own transport required £10 per hour plus mileage allowance Experience in the Self Catering or Hospitality Industry is essential. You will possess a keen eye for detail, be trustworthy & reliable. In the first instance please telephone: 015394 88855 or email for an application form.

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ONLY THE BEST NEED APPLY Exciting and unusual position with an opportunity to join an ambitious new company at the early stages of development. Although the salary will initially be commissions based, the earnings potential is considerable, with OTE of £36,000 pa after the first year as we strive to become a national company. We need someone who is entrepreneurial, extremely confident, resilient, ambitious, determined and persistent, whilst at the same time being friendly, likeable and polite. The role can initially be either full or part-time and will be mainly home-based, carrying out business to business selling, sales visits when required, and building up long lasting relationships with clients.

CUSTOMER SERVICE ADVISOR We are looking for a full time Customer Service Advisor for our busy office. Duties include inputting customer orders which are taken over the phone or via e-mail. A background in customer service is essential with a good telephone manner. Food knowledge would be an advantage, excellent IT skills essential and the ability to use MS Office is also an advantage. Hours to be discussed at interview. Please apply by emailing your CV to Closing date: 23rd May 2014

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Previous sales experience would be preferable, as would owning car and a clean driving licence, but the most important qualities are those detailed above and passion for the product. To see what we hope to achieve, and what you could be part of, visit: To apply, please send your CV with a covering letter to Closing date Friday 30th May Previous applicants need not re-apply.

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