Head Waiter/Waitress

An excellent opportunity to join the reataurant team as Head Waiter or Waitress. As an experienced waiter or waitress, you will oversee the high quality service given to guests by the front of house service team, ensuring each guest enjoys the perfect Northcote experience.

You will supervise the junior members of the team, building strong working relationships with teams across the restaurant and hotel.

47.5hr contract, competitive salary + bonus

Role Responsibilities

  • To ensure all guests receive exceptional service
  • To have a good knowledge of our menus and service style
  • To train and develop the team
  • To assist in supervising junior team members
  • To promote good team spirit
  • To build strong relationships with team members and guests
  • To control accurate billing and be conversant with the accounts/management team

Role Requirements

  • Passion, personality, enthusiasm, dedication, motivation and last but not least, teamwork
  • Fine Dining Experience is ESSENTIAL
  • Michelin Star / Four AA Rosettes experience is DESIRABLE


There are some fantastic perks that come with being part of the Northcote family! As well as team events, supplier visits and team treats, you also receive group discounts among many other benefits…

  • Competitive salary
  • Up to £3k bonus paid bi-monthly
  • Excellent training and development opportunities
  • Live-in accommodation, if required
  • Meals and uniform provided
  • Excellent career progression opportunities within a successful growing business
  • Support in entering top industry competitions
  • Up to 50% staff discount on food and beverage throughout the Stafford Collection
  • Discounts with Pride of Britain hotels


Apply now by sending your cv to recruitment@northcote.com
If you have any questions, contact HR Manager Courtney Maksymow on 01254 240555 or courtney.maksymow@northcote.com

A little about Northcote…

Executive Chef Lisa Goodwin-Allen, Managing Director Craig Bancroft and the team are dedicated to their vision of ensuring the perfect experience at Northcote – an award-winning luxury hotel with a restaurant that has held a Michelin star since 1996.

Northcote is situated on the edge of the Ribble Valley, in the heart of Lancashire; perfectly located for the North West motorway network – only 10 minutes from junction 31, M6.