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"The company aims to operate a successful family run business and provide customer service beyond expectation and job satisfaction for all employees".

About the Hotel

The Cairndale Hotel is one of South West Scotland's leading hotels offering a wide range of facilities for leisure breaks, weddings, conferences and private functions.

The hotel has been owned and operated by the Wallace family since 1983 and is committed to providing "Customer service beyond expectation and job satisfaction for all employees".

The hotel is proud to have achieved the "Investors In People" accolade and provides support and guidance for careers and personal development.


CURRENT VACANCIES

We currently have a vacancy for a

HOTEL RECEPTIONIST
We currently have a vacancy for a Receptionist in the hotel.The successful candidate will be responsible for assisting with front office duties including check in, new bookings and reservations, cash handling, customer service and any other duties deemed necessary within the post. A clear passion for customer service with excellent attention to detail and the ability to continually raise standards are essential. This is a hands-on role that requires enthusiasm and appreciation of the importance of the front office role. Applicant must have reception or office experience, previous hotel experience is desired.

Please forward all completed applications forms and/or CV’s by email to reception@cairndalehotel.co.uk or post to Janet Wallace, Assistant Manager, Cairndale Hotel & Leisure Club, 132-136 English Street, Dumfries, DG1 2DF.

SOUS CHEF /SECOND CHEF

To apply in the first instance please send cv and covering letter to

Please forward all completed applications forms and/or CV's by email to reception@cairndalehotel.co.uk or post
Matthew Wallace
General Manager
CAIRNDALE HOTEL & LEISURE CLUB, English Street, Dumfries DG1 2DF
info@cairndalehotel.co.uk

Alternatively, an application form can be downloaded HERE. Please then email back to the hotel (info@cairndalehotel.co.uk) or hand into

BREAKFAST SUPERVISOR

We are currently looking to recruit a Breakfast Supervisor in the hotel to oversee the smooth service of breakfast in the hotel. The successful candidate should possess previous experience of supervising and training staff in a quality 3 / 4 Star hotel or a busy restaurant.

The Cairndale hotel is situated close to the centre of Dumfries with 91 letting bedrooms and can regularly cater for around 100 to 150 breakfasts over the summer months.

Hours approx. 24-30+ hours per week with additional hours possible subject to business demand.

Hourly rate of pay £7.50-£8.00 depending on experience.

RESTAURANT SUPERVISOR (EVENINGS)

We are looking to recruit a Restaurant Supervisor to oversee the smooth service of dinners in both of the hotel’s restaurants.

Reivers Restaurant offers both an a la carte and table d’hote menu and is currently open 7 days a week. As the more formal restaurant in the hotel the successful applicant should have previous experience (probably at a supervisory level) in quality 3 / 4 Star hotels or a busy restaurant.

Sawney Beans is a much less formal bar and restaurant and offers a more traditional menu. Open 5 evenings a week over the summer months and for bar meals and lunches 7 days a week.

The Cairndale Hotel is a busy town centre hotel with 91 letting bedrooms as such can cater for up to 100 + guests every evening.

Hours approx. 24-30+ hours per week with additional hours possible when catering for conferences, weddings and private functions.

Hourly rate of pay £7.50-£8.00 depending on experience.

Applications in writing to:Janet WallaceAssistant Manager Cairndale Hotel English Street Dumfries DG1 2DF

janet@cairndalehotel.co.uk

reception. Your application will then be considered should appropriate vancancies become available.

Gardener/Handyman/Porter

Wage Meets Nat min wage

Hours Minimum 30 hours per week over a 5 days period on a rota basis between 8am

& 6pm

Duration Permanent

Close Date 07/07/16

Description

We are looking to recruit a Gardener to maintain the grounds and gardens here at the Cairndale Hotel. Ideally the successful candidate would be an experienced Gardener and may also be required on occasions to assist with handyman and portering duties within our very busy 91 bedroomed family run hotel.

Gardening duties will include grass cutting, maintaining flowers beds with some planting, trimming hedges and shrubs and general keeping the grounds clear and tidy.

Handyman duties will include assisting in general maintenance, changing light bulbs and some small domestic repairs.

Porter duties may include setting up tables and chairs for functions and will include heavy lifting and moving of equipment around the hotel.

Kitchen Porter

Wage Meets Nat min wage

Hours Minimum 16 hours per week over a 5 days period on a rota basis between 6am

& 12midnight

Duration Permanent

Close Date 07/07/16

Description

Duties include cleaning of all kitchen areas and working within strict health and safety guidelines. All kitchen equipment and accessories must be maintained to a high standard of cleanliness in accordance to current legislation. Basic food preparation and other associated tasks may be required. No experience necessary as training will be given.

Bar Staff

Wage Meets Nat min wage

Hours Minimum 16 hours per week over a 5 days period on a rota basis between 10am &

2am

Duration Permanent

Close Date 30/06/16

Description

Must be aged 18+ due to licensing laws. Previous bar experience would be preferred. Duties will involve serving customers, cash handling, stocking shelves and fridges and making sure that the bar and seating areas are kept clean and tidy, working in accordance to the current government legislation. Working patterns will involve mainly evenings and weekends and some late finishes.

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How to apply

You can apply for this vacancy by completing the Cairndale Application form available at Dumfries Job Centre or Reception at The Cairndale Hotel.

Please forward all completed application forms by post for the attention of Janet Wallace, email to janet@cairndalehotel.co.uk or in person to Reception for the attention of Janet Wallace, The Cairndale Hotel, 132-136 English Street, Dumfries, DG1 2DF.

DOWNLOAD AN APPLICATION FORM HERE.

All applications will be treated in the strictest confidence.

Thank you.

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