We are always looking for talented people to join our team and feel that The Black Swan Oldstead is a great place to further your career whatever your experience.

(No Recruitment Agencies)

Current vacancies at The Black Swan Oldstead

Full-time Farmer/Gardener

We need a lot of amazing produce for our new restaurant Roots York which is opening this summer…so we are expanding our growing operations here at The Black Swan Oldstead.

Are you passionate about growing the very best fruit and veg? Do you love working outdoors and getting your hands dirty? Can you drive a tractor?

Please get in touch with us by sending your C.V. to

Front of House

We are always looking to expand our Front of House team and would love to hear from you.

Please contact James Banks

Chefs and interns in the kitchen

We don’t currently have any roles available in the Kitchen at The Black Swan Oldstead, but please see opportunities in our sister restaurant Roots York below.

We welcome chefs into our restaurant on a stagiaire basis in order to learn, expand their knowledge and their experience.

For the opportunity to stage in our kitchen, please email with a copy of your Curriculum Vitae and a little bit about yourself.

Please note that the stagiaire placement will be unpaid and does not provide accommodation.

We only accept applicants with kitchen experience.

Current vacancies at Roots York

We are excited to announce our second restaurant Roots York, which will be opening later this year.

We are currently hiring for a variety of roles both Front of House and in the Kitchen.

Please email with your C.V along with the type of role you’d be interested in.