Work with us

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 will keep it on file and let you know when any appropriate opportunities arise.

Please submit your CV to work@scarlethotel.co.uk or call the HR department based at our sister hotel, Bedruthan Hotel & Spa, on 01637 861211.

 

Vacancies

Restaurant Supervisor

The Scarlet Restaurant’s head chef, Tom Hunter and Deputy General manager Meeche Hudd lead the team to deliver food showing technical skill that is natural and creative, with a restaurant service which is friendly, informal; delivered in the Scarlet way.

Our ideal candidate will be required to support our restaurant management team and run some of their own shifts. They need to be organised, motivated with awesome communication skills. If you are approachable, confident, friendly, and above all passionate about food and drink, with an attitude willing to deliver exceptional hospitality this could be the role for you. However to the right candidate the experience isn’t essential as we offer training for all of the skills as part of the package.

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.

Permanent contract full time 40 hours per week

Salary £7.62 per hour + hotel and restaurant tips

Shifts 7.30pm – 4pm (5 days a week)

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 local food and beverage and would love to be part of a team who deliver a unique and fantastic experience to each one of our guests, then the Scarlet restaurant is for you. All you have to do is e mail your CV with covering letter to Meeche.hudd@scarlethotel.co.uk before 6th August 2014.

Direct applicants only

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

 

Kitchen Assistants

£6.67 per hour plus benefits

This role offers an opportunity to work for a company that is breaking new grounds in terms of luxury hospitality, whilst doing as much as possible to limit the negative impact on the environment.  The position will involve the operation of dishwasher machines, hand washing of cooking equipment, the checking & storing of food deliveries & cleaning of our state of the art induction kitchen to a very high standard.  Duties will also include work outside of the kitchen as part of the wider hotel team.

The ideal candidate will be organised, efficient, conscientious and have an eye for detail.  You will be able to communicate in English & show initiative.

A “can do attitude” is essential for every position.  Nothing should ever be too much trouble for our guests or for each other. 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.

Applications by email to work@scarlethotel.co.uk

Closing date –1st August 2014.

Direct Applicants only.

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

 

Red Hotels
Senior Gardener

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 team developing and maintaining our 5 acres of gardens and grounds, across two hotels, including a sub-tropical poolside garden.

The ideal candidate must 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 should be physically able to lift and carry 20KG sacks and loads.

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

We require someone who is able to follow instructions but also solve problems and prioritise effectively.  You will need an awareness of and a good attitude towards, health & safety issues.

You must be flexible in the days you work, enthusiastic and enjoy working as part of a team.  A can do attitude and an eye for detail are essential as is the completion of tasks 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.

As part of the selection process there will be a trial element to your application.

Please email your CV and a covering letter to work@bedruthan.com
by Friday 1st August 2014.

Direct applications only.

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

 

Bar Host

The Scarlet Restaurant’s head chef, Tom Hunter and Deputy General Manager Meeche Hudd lead the team to deliver food showing technical skill that is natural and creative, with a restaurant and bar service which is friendly, informal and efficient.

Ask our team what they think……… “For me the Scarlet is tranquil, relaxing, and beautiful. The best thing about my job is the variation, it’s a great organisation. You get regular training. The thing I love most about working at the Scarlet is when the guests remember your name and say they’re glad to see you!”

If you are approachable, confident, friendly, and above all passionate about food and drink, with an attitude willing to deliver exceptional hospitality this could be the role for you. Our ideal candidate will need the ability to converse with our guests in an engaging manner. It would be an advantage if you have previous bar experience with some knowledge of wines and barista skills. However for  the right candidate the experience isn’t essential as we offer training for all of the skills as part of the package.

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.

Salary – £6.67 – £7.19 per hour (45 hours per week)
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 food and beverage 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 bar is for you. All you have to do is e-mail your CV with covering letter to peter.dewing@scarlethotel.co.uk before 24th July 2014.

Direct applicants only

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

 

Red Hotels 
Recruitment Specialist

Part-time – 20 hours per week – £8 per hour

The Red Hotels estate includes the Bedruthan Hotel & Spa and the Scarlet Hotel in Mawgan Porth on the breath taking North Cornwall coastline. Both are four star, award winning hotels with a total of 138 guest rooms & suites.  Daring to be different and challenging many hotel conventions, across the two hotels we offer 3 award winning restaurants, state of the art conference facilities and two exceptional Spas.

Our style is informal, relaxed, hip, funky and cheeky whilst delivering in a professional manner with sustainability at our heart.

We pride ourselves on the outstanding service that our guests receive and on the friendly and caring culture we encourage within our teams.  Finding ‘Red’ people to join our teams is challenging but rewarding.

Recruitment Specialist Role:
We now have a vacancy for a Recruitment Specialist based at the Bedruthan Hotel but dealing with recruitment across both hotels and supporting departments.  Working within a small but friendly team, the role is to assist the HR Manager in developing and utilising the Red Hotels employment brand and recruitment strategy to attract ‘Red’ people in a timely, effective and efficient manner.

Recruitment Specialist Key Responsibilities:
• To develop and utilise our recruitment brand effectively in our web pages, adverts and communications
• Update Recruitment & Selection Policies and Procedures as necessary and communicate to Managers
• Liaise with Departmental Managers to ensure there is a current Job description for each job within Red Hotels
• Monitor vacancies and take action to fill them efficiently and cost effectively
• Utilise appropriate and imaginative routes of advertising to attract a good level of applicants for each role
• Evaluate and report on progress
• Minimise agency costs
• Organise and manage internal open days and/or attend external recruitment  open days where appropriate
• Respond effectively to  applications, shortlist them and move to the next stage of the process as appropriate
• Develop and maintain links with schools, colleges & universities

Recruitment Specialist Skills and Experience required: You will need to;
• Have previous relevant recruitment experience, including wording and placing of adverts across a wide variety of media and recruitment sites
• Have experience of and enthusiasm for, using social media in recruitment
• Be able to be creative, imaginative and daring in our recruitment campaigns
• Have excellent spoken & written English
• Be numerate
• Be able to understand the Red Philosophy & brand
• Be reliable, tenacious, imaginative and a completer/finisher
• Be able to demonstrate previous loyalty to at least one employer
• Have a sense of humour
• Be accurate and have attention to detail
• Be driven and a self-starter
• Have the ability to develop beautiful relationships
• Have well developed planning & organising skills
• Have a willingness to learn
• Ability to use Word, Excel, Outlook
• Have an understanding of relevant legislation e.g. data protection, equality
• Have a good telephone manner and is naturally warm and welcoming

It would be an advantage if you have any of following:
• Experience of the hospitality industry
• Experience of working in a 4 star establishment
• The ability to use databases
• Experience of using and monitoring budgets

Recruitment Specialist Benefits: We are offering;
• £8 per hour
• 20 hours per week, 4 hours per day, Monday to Friday
• Free experience of our Restaurant and Rooms
• Free meals whilst on duty
• Challenge based Development Grant towards non-work-related personal development
• Additional annual leave accumulating with service
• 3% matched company contribution to the pension scheme after 1 year of service
• Cash back health cover scheme

If you have a passion for great customer service, and would love to be part of a team who deliver a unique and fantastic experience to each of our guests, then Red Hotels is for you.

You should have an awareness of, or be open minded to embracing the principles of sustainability and wellbeing both personally and professionally.

We have a culture of caring, acting with conscience and having fun. If this sounds good to you we would love to hear from you.

If you believe you fulfil the criteria and would like to join our HR team, please apply by emailing your CV and covering letter to gblundell@bedruthan.com before 28th July 2014.

Previous applicants need not apply.

Direct Applications Only.

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

 

Day Host

The Award Winning luxury Eco Hotel, the Scarlet, requires a Day Host to join the team in providing a unique Scarlet experience to our discerning guests.
We are looking for motivated, enthusiastic, flexible and energetic people with a ‘can-do’ approach, who believe in going the extra mile for our guests and their fellow colleagues.
This is an exciting job role assisting guests and supporting the hotel with a variety of daily tasks.

Our Day Host role is an entry level position where a good knowledge is gained of service and hospitality. Previous hosts have moved into different roles within the hotel.

The position benefits from a flexible full time shift pattern including weekends.

Rate of pay is £6.67 per hour

Additional benefits include:
Possible career advancement
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

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.

If you believe you fulfil the criteria and would like to join our team, please apply or ask further questions by emailing your CV and covering email to alan.peck@scarlethotel.co.uk

Closing date Tuesday 22nd July 2014

Direct applicants only.

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

 

Trade Skilled Maintenance Supervisor

Red Hotels has a unique approach to customer service, wellbeing and sustainabilityand 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, Bedruthan Hotel & Spa and the Scarlet.

We now have a vacancy for a permanent Supervisor within our Maintenance team to assist in the supervision of all planned and re-active maintenance necessary to preserve our reputation and the comfort and safety of our guests across both buildings.

Only 4 years old, the Scarlet is a 37 bedroom hotel for adults, built to the highest eco standards, boasting delicious locally sourced food and the best Ayurvedic inspired spa you can imagine.

Bedruthan has been attracting families for over 50 years with 101 rooms and suites, conferencing facilities, 3 swimming pools, thermal spa and children’s activity clubs.

We are looking for someone with a trade qualification, or proven site experience, along with previous supervisory experience to work alongside our existing management team.

You will understand the principles of supervising such a team and the importance of maintaining excellent and efficient working practices.

You will be expected to work alongside our team members as well as undertake some administrative duties to ensure the smooth running of the Property & Technical Services Department.

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

We require someone who is able to follow instructions but also solve problems and prioritise effectively. You will need a working knowledge of and a good attitude towards, health & safety requirements & issues.

You must be flexible in the days you work, enthusiastic and enjoy working as part of a team. A can do attitude and an eye for detail are essential as is the completion of tasks to a high standard.

In return we are offering:

£9 per hour
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
Temporary live-in accommodation available

If you would like to join the Red hotels 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.

As part of the selection process there will be a trial element to your application.

Please email your CV and a covering letter to work@bedruthan.com by 28th July 2014.

Direct applications only.

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

 

Spa Therapist

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

Closing Date 1st August 2014

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

To apply email your CV and a covering letter to steph.crosby@scarlethotel.co.uk
Direct applications only
Please confirm that you are eligible to live and work in the U.K.

 

Restaurant waiting staff

The Scarlet Restaurant’s head chef, Tom Hunter and deputy general manager Meeche Hudd lead the team to deliver food showing technical skill that is natural and creative, with a restaurant service which is friendly, informal and efficient.

Ask our team what they think… “I am a restaurant host, my job is all about looking after the guests. For me the Scarlet is tranquil, relaxing, and beautiful. The best thing about my job is the variation, it’s a great organisation. You get regular training. The thing I love most about working at the Scarlet is when the guests remember your name and say they’re glad to see you!”

If you are approachable, confident, friendly, and above all passionate about food and drink, with an attitude willing to deliver exceptional hospitality this could be the role for you. Our ideal candidate 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 to the right candidate the experience isn’t essential as we offer training for all of the skills as part of the package.

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 food and beverage 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. All you have to do is e-mail your CV with covering letter to peter.dewing@scarlethotel.co.uk before 1st August 2014.

Direct applicants only

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

 

Part time Holistic Spa Therapists

The Scarlet and Bedruthan overlooking the Ocean on the North Coast of Cornwall.

Can you help us deliver an exceptional holistic spa journey for our guests leading them through a tailored programme that will help them regain a sense of balance and connection with themselves?

You will be a qualified holistic therapist who has been practicing for a minimum of 2 years. Ideally you will have experience of Ayurveda or at least a desire to pursue an Ayurvedic path forwards.

We can offer a minimum of 2 days per week and are looking for therapists who are flexible, able to work some weekends and work additional hours to cover holidays, sickness or particularly busy periods.

From £7 – £8.50 per hour plus benefits and great training.

The Scarlet and Bedruthan spa- Take time to love life!

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

To apply email steph.crosby@scarlethotel.co.uk

Direct Applications Only.

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