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Server/Waiter/Waitress

Summary
Server/Waiter/Waitress
Salary £11 - £12 / Hour
Plus Bonus
Schedule Full Time
Experience Minimum 1 year of experience
Location St. James's, London SW1A 1HJ, UK

Server/Waiter/Waitress


Description

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced full-time Waiter/Waitress to join Head Chef Emilio Carbone, General Manager Sandrine Probst and our team at Locket’s on St James’s Street, Green Park.


Why join the Locket’s team?

 

-          Offering approx. £11 to £12 per hour or £25,500 to £28,000 per annum plus yearly bonus

-          5 straight shifts or approximately 45 hours a week Monday to Friday with weekends off

-          The restaurant is closed on weekends, 10 days over Christmas, 2 weeks in August, 4 days over the Easter weekend and Bank holidays

-          28 days holidays (inc. bank holidays) + additional days given for years of service

-          Uniforms provided and laundered

-          50% discount in each restaurant within the group (Franco’s, Wiltons and Locket’s)

-          Company pension scheme

-          Delicious meals whilst on duty

-          Training & development opportunities including company funded courses

-          Career progression planning with platform ‘Flow Hospitality’

-          Growth opportunities within all 3 restaurants in the company

-          To celebrate you passing probation you will be offered a Complimentary meal for 2

-          Company sickness pay

-          Recommend a friend Scheme

-          Cycle to Work Scheme

-          Employee of the month and the year rewards

-          Annual staff party

 

Who are we?

 

Locket’s is a 60-cover per service, all-day café and wine bar, offering coffees, lunch and dinner to the local community to eat in, take away with in the summer months, the opportunity of outside dining. Locket’s provides a casual alternative to the local restaurants, a more comfortable option than the local fast-food chains for coffees, drinks and lunch in the area. In the evening, Locket’s has an extensive wine list by the glass, perfect for people wishing to catch up with friends after work while offering an extensive selection of tapas inspired dishes.

 

Our Mission is to create a sanctuary away from work and home; an accessible, comfortable, and enticing environment for people to relax for a moment in their busy lives. To continue the heritage of the Wiltons Holdings group by offering impeccable quality and service.

What can you bring to the team and what to expect?

 

-          At least 1 years’ experience as a Waiter/Waitress in a similar sized restaurant

-          Good knowledge of international food and wine

-          Good knowledge of the different grape varieties and wine styles

-          A working knowledge of spirits and classic cocktails

-          Experience in serving different styles of dishes and their accompaniments

-          Able to clear a table for up to four people

-          High level of awareness and ability to anticipate guest needs

-          Have experience and a good awareness of opportunities to improving sales

-          Have exceptional customer service and communication skills

-          Be able to work in a fast paced and pressured restaurant environment

-          Can speak, understand, and write in English fluently

-          Will take pride in their appearance and be well-presented and always groomed


Right to work in the UK is a requirement.  Please note we are currently unable to provide sponsorship for the moment.

 

Applications without a CV will not be considered.  If you have not heard back from us within 5 working days, your application is unlikely to have been successful on this occasion.

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced full-time Waiter/Waitress to join Head Chef Emilio Carbone, General Manager Sandrine Probst and our team at Locket’s on St James’s Street, Green Park.


Why join the Locket’s team?

 

-          Offering approx. £11 to £12 per hour or £25,500 to £28,000 per annum plus yearly bonus

-          5 straight shifts or approximately 45 hours a week Monday to Friday with weekends off

-          The restaurant is closed on weekends, 10 days over Christmas, 2 weeks in August, 4 days over the Easter weekend and Bank holidays

-          28 days holidays (inc. bank holidays) + additional days given for years of service

-          Uniforms provided and laundered

-          50% discount in each restaurant within the group (Franco’s, Wiltons and Locket’s)

-          Company pension scheme

-          Delicious meals whilst on duty

-          Training & development opportunities including company funded courses

-          Career progression planning with platform ‘Flow Hospitality’

-          Growth opportunities within all 3 restaurants in the company

-          To celebrate you passing probation you will be offered a Complimentary meal for 2

-          Company sickness pay

-          Recommend a friend Scheme

-          Cycle to Work Scheme

-          Employee of the month and the year rewards

-          Annual staff party

 

Who are we?

 

Locket’s is a 60-cover per service, all-day café and wine bar, offering coffees, lunch and dinner to the local community to eat in, take away with in the summer months, the opportunity of outside dining. Locket’s provides a casual alternative to the local restaurants, a more comfortable option than the local fast-food chains for coffees, drinks and lunch in the area. In the evening, Locket’s has an extensive wine list by the glass, perfect for people wishing to catch up with friends after work while offering an extensive selection of tapas inspired dishes.

 

Our Mission is to create a sanctuary away from work and home; an accessible, comfortable, and enticing environment for people to relax for a moment in their busy lives. To continue the heritage of the Wiltons Holdings group by offering impeccable quality and service.

What can you bring to the team and what to expect?

 

-          At least 1 years’ experience as a Waiter/Waitress in a similar sized restaurant

-          Good knowledge of international food and wine

-          Good knowledge of the different grape varieties and wine styles

-          A working knowledge of spirits and classic cocktails

-          Experience in serving different styles of dishes and their accompaniments

-          Able to clear a table for up to four people

-          High level of awareness and ability to anticipate guest needs

-          Have experience and a good awareness of opportunities to improving sales

-          Have exceptional customer service and communication skills

-          Be able to work in a fast paced and pressured restaurant environment

-          Can speak, understand, and write in English fluently

-          Will take pride in their appearance and be well-presented and always groomed


Right to work in the UK is a requirement.  Please note we are currently unable to provide sponsorship for the moment.

 

Applications without a CV will not be considered.  If you have not heard back from us within 5 working days, your application is unlikely to have been successful on this occasion.


Details
Salary £11 - £12 / Hour
Plus Bonus
Schedule Full Time
Experience Minimum 1 year of experience
Location St. James's, London SW1A 1HJ, UK

Skills
Online Ordering
Point of Sale
Catering Service
Basic Knowledge of Wines
Advanced Knowledge of Wines
Basic Beers/Spirits Knowledge
Advanced Beers/Spirits Knowledge
Casual Dining Experience
Fine Dining Experience
POS Systems
Money Handling
Fast-Paced Experience
Fluent in English
Knowledge of Wine Pairings
Knowledge of Beer Pairings
Knowledge of Coffees
Knowledge of Teas
Advanced Knowledge of Cash Registers/ Money Handling
Cleanliness
Sevenrooms
Exceptional customer service and communication skills
Experience and a good awareness of opportunities to improving sales
Experience in serving different styles of dishes and their accompaniments
Good knowledge of the different grape varieties and wine styles
High level of awareness and ability to anticipate guest needs
Able to clear a table for up to four people
Good knowledge of international food and wine
1 years’ experience as a Waiter/Waitress in a similar sized restaurant
Knowledge of spirits and classic cocktails
Able to work in a fast paced and pressured restaurant environment
By applying you confirm you have these skills.


St. James's, London SW1A 1HJ, UK