Catering Assistant

Catering Assistant
Tintagel Castle, Tintagel, Cornwall, PL34 0HE
£7.50 per hour (subject to review in April) , April - September. Various shifts available with opportunity for weekends, part time and holiday working and more hours in June, July and August.
Job type
Fixed Term Contract

Do you love working with people and can you stay calm under pressure?Throughout the season we will be looking for energetic people who can work front-of-house in our busy beach cafe at Tintagel Castle. The castle is situated on a wild and windswept part of the Cornish coast and is visited by hundreds of thousands of people each year. Our small team works hard to create a great visitor experience for everyone in this dramatic location and our cafe is at the heart of this. Throughout the season Catering Assistant roles become available, therefore ,there is no fixed closing for this advert. You are invited to register your interest by submitting an application now so that it can be reviewed as vacancies present.

We need people who have the energy to be on their feet all day and the maturity to handle pressure. We need people who can learn quickly, who take care to follow procedures and who are prepared to muck in with all aspects of the job. In July and August we are very busy and we need people who won't let standards slip. The cafe is situated on the coast at the end of a steep lane. We are quarter of a mile away from the nearest bus stop and car park, so you need to be happy with a walk into work!

Our cafes provide the social hub of this historic site and you will play a vital part in creating a warm and welcoming environment where our visitors can relax and enjoy high quality food. Whether you are serving coffee at the counter, cleaning down tables or preparing orders in the kitchen, this is an environment that will keep you busy and engaged.

Please note that all salaries are reviewed on 1st April each year.

We're looking for people who are committed to providing the very highest levels of customer service and enjoy being a part of a busy team with constantly changing priorities. As a confident communicator, you will be comfortable building rapport with customers and using your skills in sales to provide outstanding service at all times.

By joining us you'll enjoy the rewards of a great team environment and an inspiring location, helping to make our site a wonderful place to visit and work. You'll also be joining our charity which through our 400 historic monuments, buildings and sites, brings the story of England to life for over 10 million visitors each year.

You'll find it's a workplace like no other - taking you behind the scenes of these extraordinary sites and supporting you to share your ideas, inspire others and make a difference.

Closing date: 11/05/2018 23:59:59

You will need to refer to the following documents when completing your application.

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