Hotel Du Vin

Chef de Rang (Events) - Wimbledon

Recruiter
Location
Wimbledon, London
Salary
£7.20 per hour
Posted
06 Dec 2016
Closes
03 Jan 2017
Job Type
Full Time

Chef de Rang (Events) - Hotel du Vin, Wimbledon

Our appeal is all down to our attitude. Simple yet sophisticated. Informal yet luxurious. Elegant yet unpretentious. It’s a commitment to doing the little things brilliantly. We’re justifiably proud of our collection of 16 townhouse and city-centre properties. Each Hotel du Vin has its own character, shaped by the architecture, history and sensitive conversion of the original building. At the heart of each, our bistros serve French classics with a British twist. And thanks to our close relationships with vineyards and winemakers, our cosy, low-lit bars offer many of the world’s finest and best-kept secret wines.

In return you get to work for great brands with like-minded people with an award winning benefit package including:

  • A range of fabulous flexible benefits to help you outside of work – including health & life insurance.
  • A contributory Pension Scheme
  • A Childcare scheme providing tax credits on any childcare you may be paying.
  • Service Charge (department specific) which will be performance driven
  • Free uniform
  • Annual People Awards
  • Amazing People Engagement and Activity Plan
  • Employee assistance scheme to help you navigate through life’s challenges
  • Generous holiday entitlement
  • Fantastic company discounts including staff rates & Food & Beverage discounts at all of our exciting locations
  • Major high street discounts –helpful when buying things to treat you or others!

Job Description:

The role is to provide guests with an exceptional experience through the provision of seamless and warm service in the restaurant and bar areas. Chef de Rangs must deliver an attentive experience to our guests in the restaurant and/or bar, serving food and drinks.  You will monitor all aspects of the customers' experience - from the restaurant layout before they arrive to the experience they receive while there, and act to enhance that experience and remedy potential problems so that service is seamless.  You will be expected to establish and maintain good relationships with all guests and handle requests and enquiries. Chef de Rangs will become and remain fully conversant the food and drinks menus and support junior staff to develop their product knowledge. Chef de Rangs are expected to support colleagues at peak times and to undertake any operational duty which might be reasonably required, to ensure customer expectations are met.  Experience in a similar quality restaurant is beneficial but not necessary, however, service with a smile and personality is a must.

Hotel Description:

The property has been sensitively refurbished into a Hotel du Vin whilst maintaining all the personality and individuality already present in this beautiful 19th Century home. Cannizaro House has a rich history, dating back to 1819, having played host to Lord Tennyson, Oscar Wilde and even the last Maharajah of the Punjab, its walls have born witness to some of history’s most vibrant characters. Located within 34 acres of Cannizaro Park and adjacent to Wimbledon Common, the hotel offers a tranquil setting yet is well connected, within the M25 and just 25 minutes from central London by frequent public transport. Aside from nearby boutique shopping and extensive parkland the hotel sits close to the All England Club, the home of tennis, which for a fortnight each year hosts the Wimbledon Tennis Championships attracting interest and personalities from around the world.

Hotel description:

The property has been sensitively refurbished into a Hotel du Vin whilst maintaining all the personality and individuality already present in this beautiful 19th Century home. Cannizaro House has a rich history, dating back to 1819, having played host to Lord Tennyson, Oscar Wilde and even the last Maharajah of the Punjab, its walls have born witness to some of history’s most vibrant characters. Located within 34 acres of Cannizaro Park and adjacent to Wimbledon Common, the hotel offers a tranquil setting yet is well connected, within the M25 and just 25 minutes from central London by frequent public transport. Aside from nearby boutique shopping and extensive parkland the hotel sits close to the All England Club, the home of tennis, which for a fortnight each year hosts the Wimbledon Tennis Championships attracting interest and personalities from around the world.