Whether you’re looking for full time Head Chefs or seasonal waiting staff Riverside Recruitment is here to support you with all your with all your catering and hospitality staffing needs.

With over 25 years operating, Riverside Recruitment are experts in providing recruitment solutions for the Cumbria and South-West Scotland area. With a dedicated consultant specialising in the sector we have successfully placed multiple candidates in various position across the North West region.

We have the ability to provide both permanent, temporary and contract catering and hospitality staff to meet your individual business demands, providing a bespoke service covering the entire recruitment process, from hiring and interviewing of staff through to payroll and HR, we have the ability meet every client’s needs. We have a large pool of talented candidates to provide both skilled permanent staff, or to assist with temporary support for seasonal demands, one-time events or sickness in a timely manner.

We are passionate about offering high-quality, cost-effective solutions and adding value to your business at every opportunity, carefully tailoring the recruitment process to meet your individual recruitment needs.

We are now based across 2 locations – Our head office in Carlisle, and we operate from a remote office in Workington (West Cumbria) in order to conduct face to face interviews with candidates in various locations. 


Typical roles we recruit for include:

  • Chefs
  • Housekeeping
  • Cleaners
  • Waiting Staff
  • Managers