At the Black Swan we are always seeking to improve our standards and we are committed to providing an exceptional level of hospitality and service for our guests. The team at the Black Swan is a very motivated team, and anyone joining us should be enthusiastic, outgoing, and willing to go the extra mile for our guests.

If there aren’t any vacancies on our website that suit your current skills and experience, please feel free to still email your CV to us at We’re always looking for exceptional people to join us and you might fit the bill!

Black Swan Moments

Spot on with everything, staff and food excellent too. Couldn’t have done more for us.

We are currently looking for talented and highly motivated Chefs to join our busy and dynamic 3 AA rosette kitchen team at The Black Swan Hotel, Helmsley, North Yorkshire.

If you have a passion for food and you’re enthusiastic to learn, then this could be the perfect opportunity for you.

Available positions include;

  • Head Pastry Chef
  • Chef de Partie
  • Commis Chef

3 Rosette experience is preferable, and live in accommodation, meals on duty, and uniforms are provided. Excellent rate of pay.

If you’d like to find out more about these positions, applications should be made to Alan O’Kane, Head Chef. Please email your CV to