Restaurant Team Member
Hours:*30 Hrs per week
Starting hourly rate: £8.91*ENTER HOURLY RATE*
At Cookhouse & Pub every guest is greeted with a warm welcome…. So, you’ll be the friendly face of our restaurant, greeting, seating and serving all guests with a smile. You’ll ensure every moment; from taking orders, serving the drinks, delivering the main course, to taking payments with a genuine ‘thank you’ is timely, efficient and delivered with enthusiasm. It’s all about creating great memories, you’ll add the little touches that make a visit to our restaurant a great experience!
We have an award-winning apprenticeship programme too, so could offer you the opportunity to earn qualifications alongside completing your core training for the role.
Your skills and experience
You don’t necessarily need previous experience to do this role. It’s all about what you can bring as a person. You’ll need to:
- Be comfortable working within a fast-paced environment,
- Have a passion for delivering an outstanding level of customer service and maintaining standards
- To be able to learn new skills quickly, multitask and remain calm when under pressure.
What is a Restaurant Team Member?
- Working your team mates on the bar, the restaurant floor, in our kitchen and the management team, you’ll support each other ensuring that you always deliver an outstanding guest experience.
- You’ll learn all about our latest drinks and food menu, to recommend your personal favourites, adding your personality and passion for giving great guest service.
Work with Whitbread
If you didn’t know… Whitbread is known for the UK’s most loved hotel Premier Inn and some of the best-known restaurant brands. Over the years we’ve grown to have Hotels and Restaurants across the UK, Ireland, Guernsey, Jersey, Isle of Man and Germany. There are no limits to your ambition. We’re truly proud to give great experiences to millions of guests and create long term career opportunities for people like you!
We have a 278-year proven track record of helping people reach their full potential and have been voted a Top Employer for the ELEVENTH year running in 2021.
We’re proud to have a diverse and inclusive culture where everyone is welcome and truly feels able to be themselves. Our aim is to continue to attract, and welcome, a diverse range of applicants from all walks of life to help improve and develop our team every day.
As a Team Member, not only will you get the opportunity to build a career with Whitbread, you’ll enjoy the chance to shine every day with our award-winning induction and training programmes but we will also offer a range of great benefits also, which include:
- Exclusive Employee Offers
- Whitbread’s Privilege Card gives you up to 60% discount on hotel rooms across UK, Ireland and Germany and 25% discount across our restaurant brands
- You will also benefit from huge Discounts on our famous Premier Inn Hypnos Mattresses, pillows and beds
- Whilst on shift, choose from our special menu, with meals starting from £2 or get 50% off the standard menu
- Financial Wellbeing Benefits
- Pension scheme with employer contribution
- Annual Sharesave (Save As You Earn) Scheme
- Physical, Mental & Emotional Wellbeing Benefits
- MyGym & MyActive discounts
- Discounts on Cycling Products at Halfords
- Access to Hospitality Action (our Employee Assistance Programme), offering a wide range of support options for you and your family
- Eye Health and Vision Express Discount
- Recognition and Discounts
- MyRewards platform, where you recognise and are recognised for delivering the best guest and team experiences. It’s also where you’ll be rewarded for top performance during trading or team incentives
- Perks at Work Portal, offering a wide range of retail and leisure discounts
- O2 Open Employee Discount
- Virgin Experience Days
- Costco Membership
- Charity – we want to support and celebrate your dedication to charitable causes close to your heart through:
- Raise & Match Scheme
- Give and Match Scheme
If all of this sounds like you…. Apply today to start your Whitbread journey!
Closing Date: 5th November 2021