North East Tourism Awards 2015

The Morritt Country House Hotel has won a very prestigious award.

Weddings at The Morritt

Come and see why The Morritt is one of the finest wedding venues in the North East of England.

Wedding Open Day

See The Morritt in all it's wedding glory in our next Wedding Open Day!

Gilroy’s Jazz Nights

Gilroy's Dining Room plays host to monthly Friday night jazz evenings.

Careers at the morritt, gilroys dining room and dickens bar


Get a great career with The Morritt & The Garage Spa


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We appreciate the need for hardworking and conscientious team members and look for people who can work as part of our established team, with their own initiative and who are passionate about their role.

We are committed to offering an excellent salary package with 28 days holiday per year (pro rata) and flexible working shifts.

Spa & Hotel Receptionist – Full and Part-time Vacancies

Please click here for more details.


Bar Supervisor

Duties will include:

o Assisting the food & beverage manager in supervising and training junior members of staff

o Preparing the bars and cellars for service

o Assisting the food & beverage manager with beverage orders

o Stock control and rotation

o Serving orders by picking up and delivering patrons’ choices from bar and kitchen; delivering accompaniments and condiments from service bars

o Working in banqueting events as above

The ideal candidate:

o Verbal communication

o Customer service

o Teamwork

Food & Beverage Service – Full and Part-time Vacancies

Duties will include:

o Serve and present food & beverages, quickly and efficiently, meeting our standards

o Assist in keeping the bar, front-of-house and kitchen service areas clean and tidy, at all times

o Keep up to date with current promotions and new products

o Ensure all customers are satisfied with their meals

The ideal candidate:

o Verbal communication / customer service

o Teamwork

o Professionalism

This job role is also available on a casual basis.

For the above vacancies please send applications to Marcin Kopzcynski (, front of house manager.


Spa Beauty Therapist – Full and Part-time Vacancies

We are looking for a qualified spa therapist to provide professional and engaging wellness therapies and massage treatments to our clients. You will offer a full range of treatments to fulfill different client needs and objectives.


o NVQ level 3 in Beauty Therapy

o Hands on experience in massage techniques, manicures, pedicures, waxing and face/body therapies

o Experience in sales will be considered an asset

o Excellent knowledge of English language

o Communication and customer service skills

o Positive attitude


o Deliver a variety of spa services (body treatments, massages, facials, waxing, manicure/pedicure) in a safe and comfortable manner

o Keep a clean and stocked room

o Acknowledge and respond to relevant customer queries, needs and expectations

o Suggest and promote retail products or additional services

o Uphold hygiene standards and follow health and safety regulations

oCooperate with and report on administration on any arising issues



o Calm under Pressure. A spa is a relaxing haven for people, somewhere where they can relax in a beautiful, serene environment. The Spa therapist is key to creating this ambience and must do everything she can to maintain the serenity; keeping calm under pressure, leaving personal problems at home, have patience

o Professional Attitude. A Spa Therapist has to be the consummate professional at all times; immaculate appearance, excellent customer service, smile

o Desire to serve. Spa Therapists have to be sincere about caring for people and get a real buzz about making a difference to people’s lives.

oA uniform and meal while on duty will be provided.

o Excellent rates of pay.

oMonthly rolling rota already in place, with set weekend days off.


Spa Valet

Due to an increase in business we have a vacancy within our team for a Spa Valet on a full time basis.

This is perfect for gaining experience within a spa environment.

Duties will include:

o Welcoming guests and completing spa tours

o Interacting with guests during their visit

o Preparing lockers for guest use

o Clearing down and resetting treatment rooms

The idea candidate:

o Must be a good communicator

o Able to work alone as well as part of a team

For the above vacancies please send applications to Ela Kopzcynski  (, duty manager spa.


Sous Chef

Duties will include:

o Food preparations to standards set by Head Chef

o Taking charge of kitchen in absence of Head Chef

o Menu writing

o Stock control & ordering

o Staff supervision & training



Duties will include:

o Cleaning public areas, bedrooms and spa facilities

o Laundry duties

Previous experience is not essential.

For the above vacancies please send applications to Michael Robinson (, operations manager.

How to Apply

To apply for any of the above vacancies please use the email address provided or contact Charlet Stephenson on


Unfortunately, due to the high volume of applicants we receive, only successful candidates will be contacted. There is no accommodation available with our current positions. Due to our location, own transport is essential.