Front of House Assistant

We’re Recruiting for a Front of House Assistant

This is a temporary position with a view to permanent

We are a multi-award winning Retirement village set in the beautiful parkland and Gardens of the Middleton Hall estate.  Middleton Hall Retirement Village is an Employee Owned Organisation, Investors in People Platinum level and a Living Wage Employer.

We have a vacancy for a Front of House Assistant with flexibility to work on a rota basis as mornings, evenings and weekend working maybe required.  You will need to have a friendly manner, a positive caring can do attitude, good problem-solving skills and the ability to use your own initiative as well as being willing to go the extra mile.

Duties include meeting and greeting customers, taking orders, serving drinks and food in the Orangery and Restaurant, booking functions, general housekeeping, clearing tables and washing up and ensuring the highest standards of service is delivered at all times, therefore you must be able to work under pressure, there will be some heavy lifting involved.  The role will also involve ordering goods from our suppliers and using our till system.  Previous experience of waiting tables, bar or hotel work, Barista training, using tills, a PDQ machine, knowledge of dietary requirements and food hygiene level 1 would be an advantage.

You should have a high attention to detail, be a great team player with a patient and caring approach and always remain calm and focused under pressure.  We are looking for people who are able to provide that 5* customer service.

We will need the successful candidate to be adaptable & flexible and be able to cover extra shifts if required.

How do I apply?

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our residents. We expect all co-owners and volunteers to share this commitment and an enhanced disclosure & barring service check (DBS) will be sought. Please note that we do not accept CV’s.

Please download & complete an application form and return this to us via recruitment@mhrv.co.uk
Please also include prefered hours ith your application.