Sopwell House

Waiting Staff - St Albans

St Albans, Hertfordshire
£14,976 per annum
10 Jan 2017
17 Jan 2017
Job Type
Full Time

Waiting Staff (Full time)

Sopwell House – St Albans

Salary: £14,976 gross per annum

Deep in the Hertfordshire countryside, with London virtually on the doorstep, Sopwell House is a hidden sanctuary for those who appreciate comfortable refinement and a real sense of freedom. Complementing this sumptuous environment, guests will be welcomed by the genuine warmth of our family-run hotel with its dedicated team and a host of sophisticated facilities and services.

Join an Exceptional Team of Enthusiastic People!

Having recently joined Preferred Hotels & Resorts, a global collection of the world’s finest independent luxury hotels, the team at Sopwell House go above and beyond to ensure that our guests have the most enjoyable time.

Scope & General Purpose of Job:

To provide guests and visitors to Sopwell House with an efficient and personal service whilst maintaining the consistency and continuity and strive to continually improve.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Delivering excellent standards of service in a friendly and professional manner to our guests.
  • Proactively welcoming and greeting all guests and visitors to the Brasserie and Rosette Restaurant at Sopwell House.
  • To assist in the set-up ensuring all required items are stocked and ready for the smooth running of the operations.
  • To seat guests offering them menus, drinks and providing explanations of the menu when required.
  • To deal efficiently and courteously with all guest queries
  • Ensuring the restaurant environment is always maintained and cleaned to a high standard both during and after service
  • Delivering consistent, exceptional service in line with the company standards.
  • Excellent knowledge of restaurant menus to be able to offer guidance and make recommendations

The successful candidate will have:

  • Passion for food and beverage
  • Ability to help train and supervise team members ensuring they deliver consistent quality of service
  • Previous experience in a similar environment

All applicants must have the right to live and work in the UK.

Please be advised that if you have not received a response within 14 days, please assume that your application has not been successful on this occasion.

In Return:

  • 28 days holiday + 1 Extra Holiday Day on Birthday Discounted Spa, Food and Beverage and accommodation within the AB Hotels Group.
  • Professional learning and career development opportunities
  • Tastecard upon 1 year Service