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We are a flexible team of passionate, caring professionals with a ‘can do’ approach, who are prepared to put all our energy into trying new things.

We aim to offer a good work-life balance for our staff, enabling everyone to enjoy all that Cornwall has to offer. Clear opportunities for progression are a priority with the goal of all managers being ‘home grown’ in the future.

If you can not see a role that is suitable for you at the moment but feel you would be a great addition to our team please send us your CV and we’ll let you know when any appropriate opportunities arise that match your preferences.

Please click here to register your interest in working with us.

 

Vacancies

Senior Gardener Full / Part Time

Red Hotels has a unique approach to customer service, wellbeing and sustainability and we are proud to be a beacon of sustainable tourism in Cornwall and the UK.  We are family owned and have two very diverse, award winning hotels overlooking the beach at Mawgan Porth.

We are now seeking an experienced and enthusiastic Senior Gardener to work in a small team developing and maintaining our 5 acres of gardens and grounds, across two hotels, including a sub-tropical poolside garden.

For the right candidate, there may be an opportunity to develop and widen the role to include the delivery of workshops and plant fairs to enhance our offering and to inspire our visitors.

The ideal candidate must be driven and have a qualification and a passion for all aspects of horticulture, and an enthusiasm for visualising and planning ahead the further development of our gardens so as to significantly enhance the overall guest experience.  You must be able to creatively support our sustainable culture through planning, cultivation and planting.

You must be able to communicate effectively in written and spoken English, have basic computer skills and be numerate. You must also be able to solve problems and prioritise effectively.

We require someone who is able to interpret our vision and make it a reality, adding their own unique stamp.

You must be flexible in your approach, enthusiastic and enjoy working on your own initiative and also as part of a team.  A can do attitude and an eye for detail are essential as is the ability to complete projects to a high standard.

In return we are offering:

  • £8 – £9 per hour (dependent on experience)
  • Free experience of our Restaurant and Rooms
  • Free meals whilst on duty
  • Challenge based Development Grant towards non-work-related personal development
  • One additional day annual leave following one year’s service
  • 3% matched company contribution to the pension scheme after 1 year of service
  • Cashback health cover scheme
  • Tronc

If you would like to join the Red hotel team you must have an awareness of, or be open minded to, embracing the principles of sustainability and wellbeing both personally and professionally.

 If you think this sounds like an amazing place to work, an exciting challenge and one of those one-in-a-million opportunities, then we think you might just be the perfect candidate we are looking for and we’d love you to apply for this role.

All applicants need to be able to attend our selection day on 9th February 2015

We envisage the role to be part-time (3 days per week), however, we are willing to consider combining this role with grounds maintenance i.e. lawn care, hedge cutting, weed control etc. to make up to a total of 5 days per week.  Please clarify in your application, whether you would prefer full or part-time hours.

Closing date – Saturday 31st January 2015

Previous applicants need not apply

Please click here to apply online.

 

Part Time Creative Sales Specialist

Two Multi Award Winning sustainable Cornish Coastal Hotels (Bedruthan and the Scarlet)
are looking for a flexible Part Time Creative Sales Specialist to drive corporate & events business.

Does your current role lack any opportunities for you to show your creativity?

Are you frustrated with the dry and robotic nature of your sales role?

Do you have an abundance of ideas for how you could do things differently, engaging with potential clients in a way that would ensure we stand out?

We would really like to hear from you if the following feels like a natural fit for you.

Part –time Creative Sales Specialist £10K +bonus +benefits
Working 20 hours with flexibility required over working hours and days when appointments require it.

The role represents an exciting opportunity for a creative, proactive, warm, friendly and confident individual to join the team at Red Hotels (Bedruthan & the Scarlet). Your role will be to have fun driving corporate and events sales predominantly at Bedruthan.  By developing refreshing memorable relationships with national and regional organizations you will deliver real value to the business helping to achieve annual sales targets.

If you would like to be considered for this exciting position please write letting me know the answers to the following along with a copy of your CV:

• What makes you perfect for this role?
• What was the most creative idea or initiative you had in the last 6 months that delivered real sales results?
• What would you do to ensure you stood out from others at a Networking Event?

Closing date – 14th January 2015

Please click here to apply online.

Please confirm you are eligible to live and work in the UK.

 

Red Spa Supervisor

Our spas deliver exceptional service to our guests and create a space for unique treatments focusing on tailoring therapies to suit individual well- being. Our large team work together to provide a spa experience beyond the norm.

This supervisory role will focus on the operational element of the spas, supervising the team of hosts and spa reception teams who provide a smooth and caring approach to the guests whilst ensuring accuracy and attention to detail within the spa.

If you’d like to progress your career and join our supervisory and management team, you will need the following attributes:

  • A passion for customer service and be a resourceful problem solver
  • Computer literacy
  • An interest in relaxation and well-being with a positive outlook
  • Great communication skills via varied mediums as well as face to face
  • A friendly and approachable manner and be able to calmly influence the smooth running of the spas
  • Enjoy setting and ensuring high standards and continuously develop and improve what we do.

This is a varied role which needs a flexible person who is able to manage their own time and prioritise effectively, daring to be different in continuing to find new ways to surprise and delight our guests.

£7.46 per hour plus many benefits

All members of the Scarlet team must be open minded to the principles of sustainability and support our efforts to protect our environment.

Closing date – 31st January 2015

Click here to apply online.

 

Commis Chef

The Scarlet hotel opened to much acclaim in September 2009 and has since experienced great success and received much recognition.
We are a unique team if individuals who are flexible, not departmentalised and work together to achieve a common goal.
We have a culture where “No job is not my job”!

Head Chef, Tom Hunter leads the team to deliver food that shows technical skill, is natural and creative.
He would like to invite applications to help him deliver this in a permanent position as Commis Chef

In return we are offering:

  • Rate of pay is £15,725 per annum
  • Free experience of our Restaurant and Rooms
  • Free meals whilst on duty
  • Challenge based Development Grant towards non-work-related personal development
  • One additional day annual leave following one year’s service
  • 3% matched company contribution to the pension scheme after 1 year of service
  • Cash back health cover scheme
  • Tronc

Do you hold NVQ level 1 & 2 or have a year of experience in a professional kitchen?
Are you committed and passionate about food with a desire to use only quality and wherever possible locally produced food ?
Are you honest, reliable, willing and optimistic?

We would prefer you to hold a level 2 food hygiene certificate.

All members of the Scarlet team must have an awareness of, or be open minded to, embracing the principles of sustainability and wellbeing both personally and professionally.

Closing date – 19th January 2015

Click here to apply online.

 

Restaurant Host

The Scarlet Hotel is an award winning ‘grown-ups only’ hotel with stunning ocean views across the Atlantic. We provide the perfect escape for adults to get away and recharge their batteries and are looking for Restaurant Waiting Staff to join our team.

If you are approachable, confident, friendly, and above all passionate about food and drink and keen to deliver exceptional hospitality, this could be the role for you. You will need the ability to converse with our guests in an engaging manner. It would be an advantage if you have previous fine dining experience with some knowledge of wines and barista skills. However for the right candidate this experience is not essential as we offer training for all of these skills as part of the package.

Company Profile:
The Scarlet began its journey in Sept 2009. This 37 bedroom luxury eco hotel includes an Ayverdic inspired spa with indoor and outdoor spa facilities; a restaurant and private dining area which holds over 100 covers and is a retreat for “grown-ups” only.

Red Hotels have taken responsibility for reducing the negative impacts our actions and activities have on the environment and our local community. Our ‘Cherish the World’ ethos, which is embraced by our whole team, is not simply something that we feel is right, it has become our way of life.

What we offer in return:
Part of the Scarlet ethos is that you will get a work life balance; we are not an all-consuming business that will take up all of your time. We want our employees to come to work because they want to, because they enjoy it and because they can learn and develop.

  • £6.67 per hour
  • 28 days holiday per annum
  • A free experience to stay in the hotel, and eat in the restaurant
  • Free meals whilst on duty
  • Challenge based development grant towards non-work-related personal development
  • One additional day annual leave following one years’ service
  • Cash back health cover scheme
  • Training schemes are available for WSET, Personal licence and GNVQ’s
  • Extensive food and beverage development and training

If you have a passion for locally sourced food and beverages and would love to be part of our team who deliver a unique and fantastic experience to each one of our guests, then the Scarlet Restaurant is for you.

Closing date – 31st January 2015

Click here to apply online.

 

Spa Therapist

We currently are looking to build our talent pool of Spa Therapists.

Our team of therapists offer tailored and personalised therapies in both The Scarlet and Bedruthan Spas. They have a passion for nurturing our clients wellbeing throughout the treatment and beyond, taking time to understand individual needs and using an array of techniques and experience to deliver profoundly effective therapies.

To be part of this beautiful, intuitive team, you’ll need to have the following qualities:
2 years experience as a therapist
An interest in Ayurveda or Chakra work
The desire to develop and grow as a therapist
A holistic approach to therapies
Enjoy working in a vibrant and evolving spa team

This role offers a great deal of potential to learn new skills, embracing development and training is essential. Sharing our knowledge and experience, our team thrive on supporting each other and creating a caring and enjoyable place for guests and the staff.

£7.35 to £8.93 per hour, plus many benefits, depending on experience

All members of the Bedruthan and Scarlet team must be open minded to the principles of sustainability and support our efforts to protect our environment.

Click here to add your details and join our pool of Spa Therapists.

Please confirm that you are eligible to live and work in the U.K.