Kitchen Assistant - Walsall

Walsall, West Midlands
Competitive + Benefits
10 Jun 2021
08 Jul 2021

Kitchen Assistant - Walsall

The Light Walsall is the centrepiece of the Walsall Waterfront. Boasting eight state-of-the-art screens, extra comfy seats, a well-stocked bar, and a range of delicious handmade pizzas and desserts it's become the go-to place in the town.

The venue shows everything from the latest blockbusters to concerts, documentaries, theatre, and ballet and prides itself on its great customer service and unique social space - making it the perfect place to meet with friends and family.

Join our Team!

This is a truly exciting time to join The Light and become part of a leisure brand creating social spaces and entertainment experiences to surprise and delight our guests. 

We have an exciting opportunity for an experienced and passionate Kitchen Assistant with a strong background in the Leisure and/or Hospitality Industry. You will have a hands-on role in the opening of our kitchens, working closely with our Chef, Business Manager and other members of The Light team, with the opportunity to shape and drive the success of our new concept food offering onsite and whilst growing with the business.

The Light Perks:

  • Negotiable salary dependent upon experience + excellent salary package
  • Employee discounts on food and drink,
  • 28 days holiday,
  • Unlimited free cinema tickets/ tickets for friends and family**
  • 40% employee discount on food and drink
  • Private medical insurance
  • Healthcare cash plans and benefits portal
  • Company pension scheme
  • Employee assistance programme
  • Career development opportunities and fun working environment

What we are looking for

  • Ideally 2+ years previous experience working within a busy fast paced environment in the Leisure and/or Hospitality Industry, whilst delivering outstanding food quality for our street food style concept.
  • Confident in menu innovation - creating monthly specials and developing our amazing gourmet burgers & hotdogs
  • Ideally you have experience in opening kitchens or working as part of a new site launch team
  • Understanding of local market food trends
  • Confident in a guest facing position
  • Flexible to work in shifts including weekends and late evenings
  • If you're excited by what you see, then you know what to do!

About us

At The Light, we are one of the fastest growing independent cinema & hospitality chains in the UK. We are a challenger brand within the cinema industry, currently operating ten sites across the UK with exciting growth plans!