Takeaway Assistant / Driver

Location: Sherwood Forest Village - Nottinghamshire

Hours of Work: Part-time

Salary/Hourly Rate: £7.95 per hour

Contract Type: Flexible hours over a 4 - week period

Transport Provided: No

Closing date: 21 August 2018

Takeaway Assistant / Driver

We’re a thriving team passionate about working together to deliver excellence, all in a natural forest environment.

Join the UK’s number one short break destination. We are proud to have more than 7,000 team members across five Center Parcs Villages and Head Office, working to create memorable experiences for families in beautiful forest locations.


A range of quality own-brand and high street restaurants and cafés, mixed with great food, family-friendly menus and a generous sprinkling of excellent service. That’s the recipe for success in our Food and Beverage department.

Around each Village, the Food and Beverage department employs around 350 team members across nine different restaurants, cafés and bars, as well as a production kitchen. There’s also a further five concessionary units including well-known brands such as Bella Italia and Café Rouge. From American grills to authentic Indian cuisine, or for those wanting a relaxing drink after a busy day, there’s something to suit all appetites at Center Parcs.


  • Annual profit share/management bonus
  • Staff Reward Scheme
  • Free use of leisure facilities
  • Discounted Center Parcs breaks
  • 20% discount in restaurant and retail outlets


We are recruiting for a Takeaway Assistant / Driver to join the team in our takeaway restaurant, ‘Dining In’. Dining In, is a busy takeaway restaurant offering fantastic guest service, a prompt delivery service and collection of Indian, Chinese and Italian cuisine.

Your main duties will include; taking orders over the telephone and face-to-face with guests, collating and checking food orders and making deliveries to guest accommodation around the village. You will also be cash handling, for which full training is given.

You will ensure the cleanliness of the restaurant and kitchen area are maintained to a high standard, and ensure that all company and legal requirements are met at all times.

As the face of Center Parcs you will make a great lasting impression and ensure that guests return to us over and over again.


You will be contracted to work 60 hours per 4 week period, on a flexible basis, this means that your actual days of work could vary each week but you will always receive your contracted hours each period. Shifts are between 2.30pm and 11pm and may include some weekends and public / bank holidays on a rota basis.


The ideal candidate will have a passion for delivering excellent customer service, have excellent communication skills and enjoy working as part of a team. 

Essential requirements:

  • A full clean UK manual driving licence held for a minimum of 6 months

Desirable requirements:

  • Previous experience in a similar role

Closing date:  21 August 2018 at 12 Noon

Interviews will be held: 26 August 2018

Please note this vacancy may close at any time once sufficient applications have been received.  Early submission of your application is therefore encouraged.

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