Food & Beverage/Housekeeping Assistant


The Hotel Folk are looking for a Food & Beverage/Housekeeping Assistant to join their friendly team at The Crown & Castle, Orford.

Food & Beverage/Housekeeping Assistant at The Crown and Castle

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

The Hotel Folk are looking for a bright, bubbly & enthusiastic Food & Beverage Assistant/Housekeeper to join our friendly team at The Crown and Castle at Orford.

We are looking for a part time team member. Shifts will include morning shifts from 8am - 4pm covering Breakfast service and/or housekeeping OR Evening shifts form 6pm - 10:30pm covering dinner service. You will be required to work a mix of these and this will include some weekends.

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 and passed your probation

Benefits of working as a Food and Beverage Assistant/Housekeeper:

  • A share of the tips
  • Free Golf at our Thorpeness Golf Club
  • 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
  • Training & Developments Opportunities

Your key tasks as a Food and Beverage Assistant:

  • 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

Your key tasks as a Housekeeper:

  • Clean, tidy and service guest bedrooms and general rooms in accordance with checklists and local standards
  • Replenish linen, toiletries and stationery in each room
  • Change linen and towels as required
  • Thoroughly clean all floor and surface areas
  • Help to set up rooms for special events and functions if required

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.

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

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