Hotel, restaurant and chef jobs and careers

Recruit Hospitality is a specialist hotel, restaurant and chef recruitment agency with a reputation for delivering outstanding service to both employers and candidates.

We provide permanent and temporary hospitality recruitment solutions and jobs right across the United Kingdom. We are especially successful in Cheshire, Cumbria, Durham, Lancashire, Manchester, Merseyside, Northumberland, South West Scotland, Tyne and Wear and Yorkshire.

Our mission is to find the best talent – people who can significantly contribute to the long-term success of our clients. We are committed to serving our clients in the highest and most ethical manner possible and to matching the best individuals with positions which enhance their future career.

We recruit at all levels, within the hotel and restaurant sectors, from entry level positions right through to senior management, both front and back of house.

Hospitality is ultimately about people which is why we champion traditional methods of recruitment supported, and not replaced, by the very latest talent acquisition and customer service technology.

Whether you are looking to recruit staff or are considering a career move, in the hospitality sector, Recruit Hospitality have the experience, expertise and passion to help you. Call us on: 01946 448 765 or click here to send an online message.

Latest Jobs

  • Well done you, again! I’ve got two very excited heads of department with me now and they would both like to offer your candidates the jobs. They’ve asked if it’s okay for them to make the offers before they leave the hotel   (some agencies can be funny about that), can I tell them it’s okay? General Manager – Hotel

  • Each of our candidates met with the consultant first which meant he could represent them faithfully rather than just sending a barrage of unsuitable CVs to us. They clearly know their job and for me it made recruiting a more pleasant and successful experience. Operations Director – Hotel

  • Throughout the entire process, from the initial interview meeting to accepting the job offer I feel that I was considered the most important party and the customer service received was of absolute excellence. This is very professional and friendly agency and I recommend Recruit Hospitality to anyone looking for a new job change. Chef de Partie – Candidate

  • You have provided good candidates who you have briefed well so they know what they are coming into and what the job involves. In a very short space of time you have got yourself right up there as one of our preferred agencies. Well done, you operate exactly how a recruitment agency should. A rare find these days. Deputy General Manager – Hotel

  • I have been very happy with the service I received from Recruit Hospitality. They have been very attentive and produced some excellent candidates matching our criteria so well, we did recruit one of them, who has been a terrific addition to the team. Head Chef – Hotel

  • Thank you for helping me find this job, it is exactly what I was looking for and the staff here are brilliant to work with, so helpful. You always treat me with so much respect and you have helped me a lot. I will tell anyone looking for an excellent recruitment agency to call you. Head Waitress – Candidate

  • Recruit Hospitality provide an excellent service, they are a personable service provider who take the time to get to know the business to ensure the right candidates are put forward for consideration. We have only recently started working with Recruit Hospitality, however, we are pleased with the quality of candidates recruited so far. General Manager – Hotel

  • You represented your client so well. Whenever I have a vacancy to fill I will use Recruit Hospitality in a heartbeat. Outstanding service. Restaurant Manager – Candidate

  • When it comes to delivering exceptional customer service, Recruit Hospitality are pure naturals. Nothing fake or forced, they are personable, friendly and clearly good at what they do. Doing things properly comes as second nature to them. Recruit Hospitality have very quickly established themselves as our first-choice recruitment agent. Owner – Restaurant With Rooms

  • It was lovely talking to you, I hope my next manager will have people skills like you. I’m excited about this job opportunity, and I hope it works out well. Housekeeping Supervisor – Candidate

  • Hi Paul, it's my last day today and then I am moving on to pastures new. Just wanted to say a big thanks for the excellent service you have provided us with. Did you know that you are the only agency that has placed a Chef with us who is still here a year later? So you are clearly doing something (or should I say "everything") right! Hope our paths cross again in the future, many thanks again and may I wish you continued success with your business. You've identified a gap in the market and filled it well. HR Manager – Hotel

Specialist recruitment for hotels and restaurants

We work with hospitality and catering businesses to deliver bespoke recruitment solutions for:


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Whether it’s front or back of house, your hotel needs great people to deliver exceptional service to your guests. Our job is to help you find, attract and recruit the best management and staff for your hotel.


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You can rely on us to find, attract and recruit the best talent for your bar or restaurant including those awarded with AA rosettes or Michelin stars, brasseries, bistros, branded, cafes, individual and restaurant groups.


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From commis to executive head chefs, Recruit Hospitality can help you to find, attract and recruit the right person for your brigade. In addition to permanent recruitment, we can also supply chefs on a relief basis.


Recruiting managers, chefs and cooks for employers right across the contract catering and food services sector including; business and industry, leisure and events, education, defence, public services, retail and healthcare.