Kitchen Porter

Lavenham

The Hotel Folk are currently looking for Kitchen Porters to join their team at The Swan at Lavenham Hotel & Spa.

Kitchen Porter at The Swan at Lavenham Hotel & Spa
Lavenham 
Hourly Rate: up to £8.91 per hour

Vacancy for: Kitchen Porter

The Hotel Folk are looking for a Kitchen Porter to join their team at The Swan at Lavenham Hotel & Spa. As a Kitchen Porter you will work as a member of the kitchen team, ensuring that all washing up and service areas are kept clean and clear of rubbish at all times. This is an important role in a busy working environment and will require you to work on your own initiative to help the team meet all customer requirements.

This role is on a rota basis and the hours and days of work can be mutually agreed to suit. It will involve some evening and weekend work which is on a rota basis.

Benefits of Working as a Kitchen Porter for The Hotel Folk:

We pay the NMW for your age, therefore up to £8.91 phr. (Plus a share of the tips)

  • ​Discretionary Service Bonus 
  • ​Paid Overtime for Salaried Folk
  • 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 Kitchen Porter:

  • Ensure that all washing up has been done by the time the shift ends.
  • Empty and disinfect bins and the bin yard area after every refuse collection.
  • Ensure that service entrances are kept tidy and rubbish-free.
  • Help to receive deliveries.
  • Help to store food and supplies.

About The Hotel Folk:

The Hotel Folk is a group of luxury hotels and businesses located across the beautiful county of Suffolk. Founded in 1996, we have grown to comprise six unique and individual 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.

COVID-19 considerations:

Please see this link to see the changes we have implemented to keep our guests and employees safe. https://theswanatlavenham.co.uk/info/covid-19/

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

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