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“Would you like to work for our team?”

The Daffodil Hotel is Grasmere’s newest 4 star Hotel and Spa.

With 78 luxury bedrooms and suites, the hotel is continuing to develop and grow and as you can imagine, we seek friendly and enthusiastic individuals with a passion for our profession, to join us on the journey.

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We always welcome applications from dedicated and professional staff even if the specific role you are looking for isn't advertised. If you have the potential to make a real difference here at The Daffodil, we would like to hear from you!

Marketing & Sales Assistant - Full Time Position
Are you a creative Marketing graduate looking to work for a modern brand that embraces digital technology? If you are passionate about marketing and would look forward to working on innovative campaigns, then we would like to hear from you. Please find further information for this job role here.

Events & Reservations Co-ordinator - Full Time Position
We are looking for an enthusiastic and professional individual to assist our Events Team and our Reservations Team.

Night Porter - Full & Part Time positions
We require a dedicated Night Porter Night Porter working hours from 10.30pm - 7.30am, assisting guests, setting up conferences and weddings and maintaining hotel security.

Housekeeping Assistants - Full & Part Time positions
To join our housekeeping team in servicing our rooms, suites and function rooms. Will be required to work straight shifts and weekends.

Restaurant Supervisor - Full Time position
We are looking for an enthusiastic individual to assist in the day to day running of our contemporary, lake view restaurant.

Restaurant Manager - Full Time Position
We are looking for an experienced Restaurant Manager to lead a dedicated team in delivering and enhancing the 4 star product and service offered at The Daffodil.

Waiting On/ Bar Staff - Full & Part Time positions available
We require motivated and enthusiastic individuals to assist our Food & Beverage team.

Food & Beverage Assistant - Full Time position
We are seeking friendly and professional individuals to work in our contemporary and stylish restaurant and function rooms, includes weekends.

Spa Therapist (NVQ Level 2/ 3) - Full Time position
We are seeking a Spa Therapist to join our dedicated team in our award winning Spa, includes weekends.

Spa Receptionist - Full & Part Time positions available
The successful candidates will be required to carry out Spa reception and Spa reservation duties to a high standard and provide an efficient & friendly service to all clients of the Spa.

What benefits are available at The Daffodil?

Please note: we only offer live in accommodation for Chefs. Should you be applying for a position other than one of our Chef vacancies and require live in accommodation, unfortunately we will not be able to process your application.

We are passionate about our profession and believe that training is central to ensuring that our guests are served to the standards that they expect and to the enjoyment and satisfaction of a job well done. You will receive training as you work within your team together with the chance to obtain qualifications in our industry at Kendal College on a part-time basis. We seek friendly, enthusiastic and respectful individuals who revel in making guests feel welcome and cared for.

How to apply?

Please email us in confidence with your CV stating the position that you wish to apply for: recruitment@daffodilhotel.com or telephone 015394 63550 for an application form. We look forward to hearing from you.

Please be advised that we will only reply to applicants successful in securing an interview. If you have not heard from us within 7 days, unfortunately your application has not been successful on this occasion.

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