May 04, 2022

Live in Chef / Housekeeper Couple for 5 star Country House Hotel, Yorkshire Dales

£19,500 - £24,000 yearly
  • The Traddock
  • Austwick, Lancaster, UK
Permanent Job Chef / Kitchen Jobs Chef de Partie General Hospitality Jobs Housekeeping

Job Description & Pictures

The Traddock is a 14 bedroom, family run Luxury Hotel and Restaurant offering outstanding service and stunning food in a cosy and welcoming environment. We hold 5 AA stars, 2 AA rosettes and an AA Breakfast Award.

The hotel is in the beautiful Yorkshire Dales National Park in the village of Austwick, just off the main road through to the Lake District. We are near the famous three peaks of Ingleborough, Whernside and Pen-Y-Ghent, and the picturesque Settle to Carlisle railway. We are in a rural area, and applicants should be prepared for that - owning a car is advisable. The nearest train station is in Settle, 5 miles away from the hotel, and has access to Leeds, and Manchester.

Our staff play a hugely important role in our business, and are key to our continued success. We are looking for a couple who have the experience, professionalism and enthusiasm to join our friendly and dedicated team. 


Meticulously cleaning and preparing  guest bedrooms, cleaning guest and public areas of the hotel, and doing laundry and ironing. Applicants must be able to work quickly and efficiently, sometimes under pressure, as well as being thorough, and having extremely high standards and exceptional attention to detail. Previous experience required. Full time, 40 hours per week. Salary: £19,500pa + benefits, see below 

 Chef de Partie 

An enthusiastic chef needed to help prepare and cook fine dining food to, and push beyond, 2AA rosette standard, and provide support to the Head Chef and Sous Chef. We have a small restaurant with 28 covers, offering a tasting menu and a small choice menu, using the best ingredients possible. You will be required to cover breakfast and dinner services only (plus lunch service on Sundays). This is a great opportunity for the next step in your career, and the chance to work in in a modern thinking kitchen with a team of highly experienced chefs who take pride in delivering exceptional food to our customers. Previous rosette experience preferred but not essential. Salary: £24,000pa + benefits, see below




Accommodation close to the hotel in a comfortable shared staff cottage plus all bills is included. Please note - one double room is available, so the roles are suitable for a couple only. 

Free meals on duty

Share of tips

Workplace pension scheme

We are looking for hard working people who are looking for long term (NOT SEASONAL) roles to grow and develop their skills. Applicants must have relevant experience. This is a great opportunity to join a quality establishment in a beautiful part of the country. If you are keen to join our team, please apply online including both CV’s and contact details.

 Please include BOTH CV's when applying






Contact Name

Jenny Reynolds

Contact Number

015242 51224

Website Address

Applicant Type

Couple / Friends Applicants


Accommodation Provided

Experience Required


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