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The Castle Inn is a very special place to work. We continue to invest in our site and offer a full training and induction programme.

If you love hospitality and want to be part of a dynamic and dedicated team, email us your details. Tells us about your career to date as well as your hopes for the future. 

The Castle Inn can be found at the centre of the lovely village of Spofforth and you will need to be able to walk, cycle or drive to the pub. We recommend checking out our location before applying (HG3 1BQ).


We are currently recruiting for a Kitchen Porter (email to apply).  

Kitchen Porter


Up to £12.00 an hour depending on experience

Full-time or Part-time (from 10 to 45 hours per week)
Monday to Friday Working Week

Permanent Position


If you want to be part of a professional Kitchen Brigade and are keen to learn, this could be the role for you.


You need to be enthusiastic and hardworking with a willingness to handle a range of responsibilities, follow instructions and work under supervision. In return, we will offer a competitive rate of pay as well as career progression and development opportunities.

Ideally you will live close to Spofforth or be a car driver. But there are good bus links from Harrogate & Wetherby


Your Responsibilities

  • Keep all kitchen work surfaces (counters, sinks, stoves, walls) clean and sanitised

  • Sweep and mop floors at the beginning and ending of shifts

  • Be ready to clean up spills to avoid hindering operations

  • Wash cookware, utensils and cutlery fast to keep them in rotation

  • Arrange equipment and ingredient deliveries

  • Keep food and supply storage areas organised

  • Take out the rubbish

  • Help with routine food prep tasks (such as peeling and chopping vegetables) when needed


Requirements & Skills

  • A fast learner with an interest in kitchen work

  • The ability to stand for long hours

  • Willingness to adhere to health and safety rules

  • Good organisational skills

  • The ability to work unsupervised in a busy environment


  • 8 hour shift

  • Day shift

  • Holidays

  • Monday to Friday

  • Weekend work available


Supplemental Pay

  • Tips

To apply for this role, email Paul Stephenson our Operations Manager (

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