Project Description

Careers At Plato’s


Front of House Service Staff Vacancy

Plato’s Bar I Restaurant I Rooms, Kirkby Lonsdale

An excellent opportunity to join the team, working in our busy 5* Boutique Hotel, Plato’s is situated in the heart of Kirkby Lonsdale, (voted by The Sunday Times again in 2021 as one of the best places to live in the North West)  and offers award-winning food in exceptional surroundings.

Plato’s are proud to serve AA One Rosette accredited regional food, and an extensive selection of tempting drinks to choose from. The relaxed ambience and professional friendly service are what make us stand apart from the rest! Your role will be to offer great customer service and cleanliness in our busy bar and restaurant.

If you’re able to start immediately this would be a great advantage.

Now with the extra requirements to keep our team and customers safe from the risk of COVID 19, this role plays a key part in building customer confidence.

What we’re looking for from you

You’ll have a friendly and confident approach to customer service.

Some experience of bar and or restaurant work.

You’ll be prepared to be flexible in duties.

Most importantly a “can do” attitude!

The ability to work a variety of shifts with a flexible approach to working hours to suit the needs of the business, mostly evenings and weekends.


Up to £8.91 per hour

Approximately 30 – 35 hours per week

  • Generous gratuities
  • 28 days annual leave (pro-rata in line with hours worked)
  • Employee discounts across the other properties within the group
  • Bespoke training programmes accessible to all employees
  • An engaging and supporting work environment

How to Apply

Please forward your CV with a covering letter stating which position you are applying for by:

Email to: [email protected]

Post to: HR Dept. The Longlands Inn & Restaurant, Tewitfield, Nr Carnforth, LA6 1JH.

All applicants must be 18 or over.

In line with the requirements of the Asylum and Immigration Act 1996, all applicants must be eligible to live and work in the UK. Documented evidence of eligibility will be required from candidates as part of the recruitment process.

Book A Table

You can now book your table online using our Open Table app, so there’s no need to make a telephone call or send us a message. You can simply fill in your details and your booking will be automatically added to our booking system in the restaurant and you will receive an email confirming the time and number of guests. It really couldn’t be simpler.

Open Table App

Food Allergies and Intolerances

All our food is prepared on-site in our open-plan kitchen. All our meat is responsibly sourced from outdoor bread livestock. All the fish we serve is sustainably sourced. Whilst we can cater for vegetarian, vegan and gluten-free diets, please be aware that some of our foods contain allergens. Please speak to a member of staff for more information or to discuss your personal dietary requirements.