The Ampersand Hotel

Waiter/Waitress - London

South Kensington, London
Competitive plus service charge and benefits
09 Dec 2016
15 Dec 2016
Job Type
Full Time

Waiter/Waitress - 5 Star Luxury Boutique Hotel - South Kensington

We are now on the look out for a talented and experienced individual to join our Restaurant & Bar team in the capacity of a Waiter/Waitress.

If you feel you have what it takes to be a part of our unique team, have a passion for going that extra mile and have exceptional experience, then we want to hear from you!

Main Responsibilities:

  • Delivering an inspirational experience for the guest from the moment they arrive to the moment they leave.
  • To deliver the vision of the Apero bar and The Drawing Room coffee & Champagne concept to the seated guest, using table side theatre, knowledge and charm.
  • Building relationships with regular guests in order to encourage repeat custom by offering an informed, courteous service.
  • Contributing the wow factor to all guest experiences by providing thoughtful and individual service with clever and unexpected touches.
  • Be confident in relaying your product knowledge to the guest and tailor service delivery to the requirements of each individual guest.

The job description given above is intended as a guide only and is in no way meant to limit the scope of duties associated with the role.

What we are looking for?

  • A good knowledge of classical and modern cuisine and wines
  • Passionate about coffee
  • A good knowledge of cocktails, spirits and other beverages
  • A sense for showmanship and creativity is desirable

In line with the requirements of the Asylum & Immigration Act 1996, all applicants must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

Find out why The Ampersand Hotel is the place to work by visiting our company profile.

About Us

With some of the most stylish hotel rooms in Kensington, The Ampersand is a privately-owned luxury London hotel that combines contemporary excellence in design, service, food and technology in an 1888 building at the capital's heart. We have been inspired by those great Victorian values of discovery and wonder - and given them a modern, whimsical twist. The result: a cosmopolitan, 111-room luxury boutique hotel, bar, restaurant and drawing rooms, delivering 21st-century warmth, humour and total comfort. The Ampersand Hotel is situated just a minute's walk from South Kensington tube station, and is well connected to Heathrow airport.

  • Winner of the Best Medium Independent Hotel Employer in Hospitality 2013 in England & Wales
  • Placed 9th in the Top 50 Employers 2013 in Hospitality in England & Wales