Kickstart Role – Front Of House

Website Dine & Slumber Ltd

Supporting local organic suppliers

Contracted Hours:

25 Hours per week

Working Pattern:

Hours vary weekly between Mon-Fri 9am to 5pm.

Hourly Rate:

National Minimum Wage based on age

Job Placement Summary

About us:

A primary focus for the team here at the Bathurst Arms was to create a food offer to support local organic suppliers with aim to raise awareness of the growing culture, supporting organic food and focusing on the impact we create through when farming soil for everything we eat. Adapting our eating habits and the sourcing of where our food comes from, is vital to protect the land we farm to feed ourselves.

Supported by the “Organic Served Here” scheme provided by the soil association, the Bathurst Arms is the first pub to ever achieve 5 star organic status. This badge means at any time over 95% of ingredients are sourced from certified organic farmers, producers and suppliers.

What you will be doing:

  • Receiving and confirming walk-in, telephonic, and online reservations.
  • Directing early arrivals to the bar as they wait for their tables to become available.
  • Ushering diners to their tables and providing them with menus.
  • Accepting and informing the relevant staff about food and beverage requests.
  • Mixing and pouring beverages, as needed.
  • Transporting food orders from the kitchen to each pertinent table.
  • Clearing glassware, silverware, and crockery from each table once guests have completed their meals, or upon request.
  • Providing guests with their checks after the meal sitting.
  • Clearing and reporting breakages by diners.

Benefits:

  • An opportunity to gain new skills and boost your confidence in a workplace environment.
  • Valuable experience to use on your CV.
  • A chance to work for a business that makes a difference by promoting food sustainability in the community.
  • The chance to develop your leadership skills.

Essential skills, experience and qualifications:

  • Excellent verbal communication and memorisation skills.
  • Great interpersonal and teamwork skills.
  • Experience within a similar role is desirable but not essential.
  • Adept at stress management.

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