Summer Waiter/Waitress – Jersey, Channel Islands
April/May 2021 start until September/October 2021 - £500 end of season bonus!
Are you an experienced Waiter or Waitress? Are you keen to travel and work on the beautiful island of Jersey?
Hand Picked Hotels are now recruiting for L’Horizon Beach Hotel & Spa and Grand Jersey Hotel & Spa - Live in accommodation is provided at both of our properties charged at between £44.50 - £65 per week all inclusive of meals.
Although taking orders and serving food is of course an important part of the job, this role entails so much more. You are one of the team who will liaise face to face with our guests, which means you can make one of the biggest impressions and have the opportunity to make someone’s day – every day. Whether it’s suggesting the perfect wine to go with Mr. Samael’s fish dish, or remembering Ms Porters favourite pre-dinner drink building a rapport is an important part of your role.
You will be an attentive person who can spot in seconds when someone is trying to catch your eye for the bill, whether they’re missing a spoon for their dessert, or if they need a high chair before they even need to ask. You’ll also have a big responsibility for maintaining the safety and well-being of our guests, from allergy awareness to standards of cleanliness.
This is a Full time position which will involve working a variety of hours and shifts including earlies, lates and weekends.
Please note: You do not need to have settled or pre-settled status in the UK – we can offer seasonal visas to European candidates at a cost of £244 - apply for further details.
What’s in it for you:
- £500 end of season bonus if you stay until the end of contract date agreed
- A competitive salary - all our waiting team members are paid above the minimum wage rate for Jersey and all hours worked are paid
- A share of service charge – 100% of which is split between the team
- Live in accommodation charged at between £44.50 – £65 per week all-inclusive of meals and bills
- Working and living on the sunny island of Jersey in stunning beach front locations
- Use of Health Club facilities including gym and swimming pool
- All meals provided meaning you can save everything you earn
- Pro rata equivalent of 29 holiday per annum – which will be paid at the end of your seasonal assignment
- A chance to meet new people, make new friends and have a memorable summer seasons work experience within Hand Picked Hotels. Permanent opportunities are available across the group and we will prioritise applications from talented team members at the end of the season!
- You will be available to work between April/May 2021 until September/October 2021and ready to travel ASAP to Jersey if successful
- You’ll be a team player with bags of enthusiasm and a big smile
- You’ll take pride in your appearance, and proud to be the face of Hand Picked
- You’ll be a stickler for hygiene and be able to demonstrate best practice
- You’ll feel comfortable in a fast-paced, busy environment
- Most of all, you’ll have a friendly, positive and proactive manner
Hand Picked Hotels is a private collection of 19 country house hotels throughout the United Kingdom and Channel Islands. Each of our properties has its own charming character, and all of them are set in stunning surroundings; from the sandy shores of Jersey to the rolling hills of Yorkshire.
Grand Jersey Hotel & Spa is a 5 Star Hotel situated in St Helier the main town on the island but still within easy reach of the beach so you can enjoy the stunning scenery when your off shift.
L’Horizon Beach Hotel & Spa
is a 4 Star Hotel set on St Brelades bay offering stunning views and easy access to one of the best beaches on the island.
With welcoming and charming service delivered in truly inspirational settings, our guests are encouraged to relax, kick off their shoes and indulge. You make it Hand Picked!
Hand Picked Hotels is an Equal Opportunities employer.