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Bar and Waiting Team Member

Location: Woburn Forest Village - Bedfordshire

Hours of Work: Part-time

Salary/Hourly Rate: £7.20 per hour

Contract Type: Flexible hours over a 4 - week period

Transport Provided: No

Closing date: 28 February 2017

Bar and Waiting Team Member

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.

ABOUT US

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.

ABOUT THE BENEFITS

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

ABOUT THE ROLE

We are looking for Bar & Waiting Team Members to join our busy team. Your day to day duties will include welcoming and seating guests, taking orders, serving food and maintaining a clean working environment.

The ideal candidate will have a passion for delivering excellent customer service, have good communication skills and enjoy working as part of a team. As the face of Center Parcs, you will ensure our guests leave satisfied by serving them in an efficient yet professional manner, actively seeking out opportunities to exceed their expectations.

HOURS OF WORK

You will be contracted to work 60 hours per 4 week period, on a flexible basis. This means that your hours and days of work could vary each week, but you will always receive at least your contracted hours each period.

The restaurant is open 7 days a week and you will be required to work a range of shifts on a rota basis. Shifts are normally 5-8 hours long and will fall between the hours of 7.30am and midnight. You will also be required to work weekends and public/bank holidays on a rota basis.

ABOUT YOU

Essential requirements:

  • Due to bar service, applicants must be over 18 year’s old
  • Have waiter/waitress, preferably 6 months experience
  • Be enthusiastic, hardworking, with the ability to work alone and as part of a team 
  • Have the ability to communicate with people, be naturally cheerful and have the ability to perform under pressure.
  • Have excellent Customer Service skills and Cash Handling experience. 
  • Be experienced working within a hospitality outlet, preferably within food & beverage. 

Closing date:   28 February 2017 at 12 Noon

Interviews are being held: from 1 March 2017

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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