Center Parcs

Assistant Restaurant Manager - Penrith

Recruiter
Location
Whinfell Forest Village, Cumbria
Salary
£10.50 per hour
Posted
21 Sep 2016
Closes
19 Oct 2016
Ref
1048211744
Job Type
Full Time
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 
Our Food & Beverage division comprises individual and branded cafes, bars and restaurants all of which have a common goal; to provide our guests with a fantastic dining experience by offering top quality food, menu choice and excellent standards of service.
Sports Café is an extensive bar and restaurant set amongst some of our sports and leisure facilities. This facility offers guests a casual family dining experience where they can watch live sporting events on the big screen. The menu offers a variety of dishes with a strong British influence.
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 recruiting for an Assistant Restaurant Manager to work in our busy Sports Café.
In this role, you will assist the Restaurant Manager in effectively controlling, co-ordinating and planning the unit activities in line with Company standards. You will maintain high levels of guest satisfaction through service and value for money to achieve budgeted financial targets.
Other responsibilities will include helping to lead, motivate and develop the team. This is a hands-on management role, where you will play an integral part in the day-to-day running of the operation, including taking orders, serving food and ensuring the team deliver excellent service to every guest.
Ideally, you will have previous experience as an Assistant Manager / Supervisor within a fast-paced food and beverage environment. You will be a highly motivated individual, committed to the success of the operation.
HOURS OF WORK 
You will be contracted to work 160 hours per 4 week period on a flexible basis. This means that your days and hours of work could vary each week but you will always receive at least your contracted hours each period. Sports Café is an all-day operation, being open for breakfast, lunch and dinner every day of the week. You will be working 5 days from 7 with the earliest shift start time being 8am and latest shift finish time being midnight.
ABOUT YOU
Essential requirements: 
  • Experience of working in the hospitality industry or in a similar guest facing position at a supervisory level
  • Ability to communicate effectively at all levels and to coach others to achieve objectives
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to deal with and resolve guest issues
  • The ability to work well under pressure and "think on your feet"
Closing date: 4 October 2016 at 12 Noon 
Interviews to be held on 12 and 13 October 2016