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Waiter – Seabird

London, UK

We are looking for a Waiter to be part of our team for The Hoxton, Southwark in our Seabird restaurant.

The Hoxton, Southwark is our third Hoxton hotel in London, only a skip & a hop away from the South Bank. There is something for everyone: 192 rooms, a bustling ground-floor restaurant, bar and terrace, The Apartment (our unique meeting & events space, a stunning roof-top restaurant and bar with indoor and outdoor seating PLUS our brand-new coworking space spread over six floors.

What you’ll do…

  • Setting up and breaking down of the floor, service stations and BOH staging areas
  • Setting up host/reception desk
  • Meeting and greeting guests, finding appropriate seating, and accommodating requests
  • Owning the quest experience within the restaurant, and creating those memorable moments for the guest
  • Check reservations system for bookings and special requests
  • Stocking of condiments
  • Assisting with stock system
  • Cleaning of all restaurant spaces including all areas that the guests will travel
  • Cash handling and cashing up
  • Assisting with H&S procedures
  • Coffee/tea set up and production
  • Ensure adherence to all relevant health, safety and hygiene standards

What we’re looking for…

  • 3 years’ experience as a server
  • Knowledge of EPOS , reservations and stock systems
  • Strong knowledge of food, wine and beverage
  • Barista skills
  • Host/reception experience
  • Strong service skills
  • Cashing up procedures
  • H&S systems and procedures
  • Knowledge of R&B within the market
  • Service expert in all areas of restaurant disciplines
  • Ability to complete food hygiene documents 

What’s in it for you…

  • 28 days holiday (inclusive bank holidays), pension and life insurance
  • A health cash plan, through which you can easily claim money back on things like dental, physiotherapy and contact lenses
  • Take care of your physical & mental wellbeing through a support help line, gym discounts, virtual GP surgeries and more
  • Treat yourself once in a while with lots of retail & hospitality perks through our partners
  • Goes without saying, but we’ll feed you during your shift
  • Excellent discounts across the Ennismore family for you and your nearest and dearest (even if you decide to leave us!)
  • Lots of opportunity to progress and switch it up as part of a global family of brands 
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