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Server/bartender

HOURS: Full Time & Part Time

AGE: Must be 18+

HOURS: Full Time & Part Time

SALARY: Minimum wage + Tips

​If going the extra mile for someone comes naturally to you, you could be a natural fit with us!

It is strengths like these that we look for in our people. You are comfortable starting a conversation with anyone, answering their questions or meeting their requests, doing that bit extra for them and going the extra mile. It comes naturally to you.

 

  • Preparing alcoholic or non-alcoholic beverages for bar and patrons

  • Interacting with customers, taking orders and serving snacks, meals and drinks

  • Assessing bar customers’ needs and preferences and making recommendations

  • Making reservations on our computer based software

  • Answering the telephone

  • Keeping all work and customer areas clean and tidy 

Communication skills, by listening to customers, engaging and building a rapport with them and by dealing with challenging people and situations.  Experience of working under pressure including managing a workload at busy times.


Developing an understanding of customer needs and using this knowledge to improve the business, for example, passing on or responding to customers requests and suggestions.


Building a commercial awareness and the experience of working in a commercial environment
Working with regulations such as health and safety and licensing laws, and making sure that colleagues understand them

You do not necessarily need any experience but you do need to be able to demonstrate that you are a great team player as well as being able to work unsupervised during busy times and keen to learn.

Commis chef/trainee
 

HOURS: Full Time only 

AGE: 16+

HOURS: Min 50 per week

SALARY: Min £12,000 depending on age & experience 

​If going the extra mile for someone comes naturally to you, you could be a natural fit with us!


We are seeking a commis chef to come and join our busy team here. You must be a great team player and have the ability to stay calm whilst working in the high-pressured environment of a busy kitchen.

The working week will be 5 days and include split shifts during the week.

Your role will be assist our starter and dessert chef and head chef. Preparation is the key and you’ll need to make sure that your section is always ready for the next service and that the highest standards of quality and standards are maintained. The successful applicant for this role will deliver excellent customer service, have a positive ‘can do’ attitude, be willing to learn and show that they care.
 

Other essential requirements:

  • Previous experience in a similar environment preferred but not essential.

  • Must adhere to food hygiene standards.

  • Excellent organisational and communication skills.

  • Ability to work under pressure.

  • Ability to work within a team.

  • Ambitious, self-motivated and driven.

  • Must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

  • Keeping all work areas clean and tidy 

  • Excellent time keeping

  • Clean & tidy appearance 

We are simply looking for enthusiastic, hard-working, reliable and friendly people to join our team. If you want to be part of an exciting new adventure look no further, simply respond to this advert and attach your CV. All applicants must be eligible to work in the UK and over 16 years of age. Unfortunately, due to the volume of CVs received it will not be possible to get back to every candidate.

You do not necessarily need any experience but you do need to be able to demonstrate that you are a great team player as well as being able to work unsupervised during busy times and keen to learn.

 
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