Restaurant & Bar Manager

30000 - 32000 Per Annum
02 Mar 2021
30 Mar 2021
Vacancy Filler
Full Time

Restaurant & Bar Manager - Rookery Hall Hotel & Spa, Nantwich, Cheshire

We are looking for an experienced, attentive and charming Restaurant & Bar Manager to join our Hand Picked team at Rookery Hall Hotel & Spa in Nantwich, Cheshire. If being in charge of a rosette awarded restaurant in an architecturally stunning 4 red star hotel packed with character is your idea of the perfect job, this is the role for you.

 You are the ultimate hospitality professional able to make each and every guest feel special and have the ability to encourage and motivate your team to do the same. Your knowledge of food and drink will inspire others and you will enjoy sharing your knowledge through regular training and development.

As the Restaurant and Bar Manager you will be responsible for the team overseeing breakfast, lunch, afternoon tea, bar and room service and dinner - ensuring our guests enjoy every meal will put a smile on your face and motivate you on a daily basis. You will work closely with our Executive Head Chef, Jason Hodnett and General Manager, Tim O'Sullivan.

Of course, being a Restaurant & Bar Manager requires a lot of skill and dedication, so you will have incredible organisational skills and attention to detail, along with stamina and the ability to remain calm under pressure. Sound like a challenge you’d like to take on? Then we’d love to hear from you.

 What’s in it for you:

  • A competitive salary plus live in accommodation on site if required
  • Use of Health Club facilities including gym, swimming pool and fitness classes
  • Delicious meals on duty provided
  • 28 days holiday rising to 33 days with service – we think it’s fair to value loyalty.
  • £30 staff stays with Hand Picked Hotels per room Bed & Breakfast PLUS discounted food, drink and spa treatments. Yes, it’s as good as it sounds!
  • A share of service charge – 100% of which is split between the team
  • Annual loyalty awards (like afternoon teas and overnight stays)
  • Working in stunning surroundings and in a property packed with character
  • Free parking on site
  • Online retail discount platform offering thousands of savings with high street retailers and restaurants as well as a health and well-being platform
  • Pension & Life Assurance Scheme
  • Training & Development to include Hand Picked People management training courses such as Behavioural Interviewing and Appraisal Skills and the option to complete a Level 5 Management apprenticeship

About you:

  • You’ll have previous experience working as a restaurant manager with rosette accolades in a 4/5 Star Hotel 
  • You will have experience managing teams and will enjoy motivating others to be their best
  • You’ll be motivated by delivering outstanding service
  • You’ll have experience of working in a fast-paced, busy environment
  • You’ll be excellent at building a rapport with colleagues and guests
  • Most of all, you’ll have a professional, organised and friendly approach

About us:

Hand Picked Hotels is a private collection of 19 country house hotels throughout the United Kingdom and Channel Islands. Each of our properties has its own charming character, and all of them are set in stunning surroundings; from the sandy shores of Jersey to the rolling hills of Yorkshire.

With welcoming and charming service delivered in truly inspirational settings, our guests are encouraged to relax, kick off their shoes and indulge. You make it Hand Picked!

Hand Picked Hotels is an Equal Opportunities employer. Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.