Food & Beverage Assistant


Apply now for a fantastic opportunity to become a Food & Beverage Assistant at one of our six unique hotels within The Hotel Folk

Food and Beverage Assistants – Suffolk

Salary: Up to £9.50 per hour - dependant on age

The Hotel Folk are looking for bright, bubbly & enthusiastic Food & Beverage Assistants to join our friendly teams at one of our Six Hotels across The Hotel Folk Group. 

We have flexible shifts available for both part time and full-time team members, we have hours available between 7am – 11pm (may vary slightly), 7 days a week and can be mutually agreed to suit.

Upon application please advise the hotel/s that you are interested in applying for and how many hours per week/shifts you would be available to work.

Our Food & Beverage Assistants are an integral part of everything we do. They’re one of the main reasons our customers love our Hotels and Restaurants. As a Food & Beverage Assistant you will provide courteous, efficient and knowledgeable service to our guests and ensure that presentation and cleaning standards are achieved and maintained in our Restaurant and Bar areas. Previous waiter or waitress experience is helpful, however full training will be provided.

We pay national minimum wage dependant on your age upon joining the company however, you will be given a tailored training programme, so you are clear on what’s expected of you. Should you be aged between 16 – 20 your pay could increase to £8.00 per hour or £9.50 per hour for 21 – 22-year-olds once you have completed your training plan and passed you probation.

Benefits of working as a Food and Beverage Assistant:

  • A share of the tips
  • Free Golf at our Thorpeness Golf Club
  • Tailored training and development plans, with pay increases following successful completion
  • 28 days annual leave that increases with service up to 33 days p.a. (pro rata for hours worked)
  • 50% off food in all our hotel restaurants
  • B&B in any of our hotels for only £35prpn
  • 50% off treatments & products at our Weavers' House Spa
  • Hospitality Action - Employee Assistance Programme
  • Simply Health – Health benefit scheme
  • Eden Red – Employee rewards scheme
  • Company pension scheme

Key tasks include:

  • Having a keen attention to ensuring customer satisfaction in our restaurant and outside dining areas
  • Being knowledgeable in the content of each menu, to be able to correctly advise Guests on this
  • Able to take orders accurately in a friendly and confident manner
  • Ensure that restaurant tables are laid out correctly

About The Hotel Folk:

Founded in 1996, The Hotel Folk have grown to comprise six unique and individual family run hotels, a Country Club, and luxurious Spa. Whilst all our properties are charmingly individual with their own unique personality, the thing they all have in common is the people; a community of Folk obsessed with looking after our guests and delivering a blow-your-socks-off hospitality experience.

To Find out more about each of our hotels click below:

Please note that we will not be able to process your application unless you have Right to Work in the UK.

If you would like to apply for this role, click apply now, attach your CV and use the job role as the subject title, we look forward to hearing from you!

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