Knight Benton Recruitment

Knight Benton is a specialist hotel, restaurant and chef recruitment consultancy with a reputation for delivering outstanding service to both employers and candidates.

From our base, on the edge of the Lake District National Park, we offer permanent hospitality recruitment solutions and jobs right across the United Kingdom.

We are especially successful in the Lake District, Cumbria, Lancashire, Manchester, Northumbria, Southern Scotland, and Yorkshire.

We recruit at all levels, within the hospitality and catering sectors, from entry level positions right through to senior management, both front and back of house.

Hospitality is all about people which is why we use traditional methods of recruitment that are supported, and not replaced, by the latest technology.

Whether you are looking to recruit permanent staff or find a new job, Knight Benton have the experience, expertise and passion to help.

Hotel recruitment:

Whether it’s front or back of house, your hotel needs great people to deliver exceptional service to your guests. That’s where we come in. Our job is to help you find, attract and recruit the very best management and staff for your hotel operation.

Chef recruitment:

From commis to senior management chefs, Knight Benton can help you to find, attract and recruit the right person for your brigade. With in-depth knowledge of the industry we fully understand the demands of modern kitchens

Restaurant recruitment:

You can rely on us to find, attract and recruit the best talent for a wide range of restaurants including those awarded with AA rosettes or Michelin stars, brasseries, bistros, branded, cafes, individual and restaurant groups.


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