Food & Beverage Team Member x 6 in National Trust at Kendal, England, United Kingdom

Full Time

Website National Trust

This listing is about National Trust in Kendal, England, United Kingdom
in 2022

About the job


The Hours: Flexible hours, to be discussed at interview. A variety of working patterns are available, from 7.5 – 37.5 hours per week. The role involves working one weekend day (Saturday or Sunday) No split-shifts or evening work.

The Salary: £9.60 per hour, with paid holidays, plus free National Trust membership, a company pension scheme, Perks at Work Scheme and 20% Discount in all National Trust shops and National Trust holidays.

Duration: This is a fixed term contract ending 31 December 2022.

What it’s like to work here

Standing proudly at the gateway to the Lake District, Sizergh has been home to the Strickland family for more than 800 years.

A note from Alex (Food & Beverage Manager): “We are a happy and hardworking team here at Sizergh and we’re looking for Food and Beverage team members to join us ready for the start of our busy season. You’ll become part of our friendly F&B team and play a key part in welcoming visitors and providing exceptional service working front of house in our busy café. No previous experience required; full training will be provided. Every penny we make goes directly back into our cause, which is maintaining Sizergh and our promise to conservation, land and nature, for everyone forever. We’d love to hear from you if you have a great attitude and lots of enthusiasm!”

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Interviews: This is an immediate start, interviews will be held by appointment on receiving applications.

You will not be required to work evenings, split shifts and will be off on Christmas Day as the property is fully closed to the public.

You’ll receive a bespoke induction on appointment and further professional training & development opportunities are available.

What you’ll be doing

You’ll be working within a bustling atmosphere as part of passionate team, playing a core part in providing a fantastic experience to our visitors who visit Sizergh.

Working predominantly front of house, this role involves; serving hot food, cakes and snacks, preparing hot drinks, scooping ice cream, taking orders, table clearing and pot washing – all whilst providing exceptional service in everything you do. From time to time, you may also be required to assist the kitchen team with food prep and sandwiches.

Please also read the full role profile, attached to this advert.


Who we’re looking for

You’ll be;

  • Helpful & Friendly
  • Customer focused with a positive attitude
  • Enthusiastic with a willingness to learn

The package

The National Trust has the motto ‘For everyone, for ever’ at its heart. We’re working hard to create an inclusive culture, where everyone feels they belong. It’s important that our people reflect and represent the diversity of the communities and audiences we serve. We welcome and value difference, so when we say we’re for everyone, we want everyone to be welcome in our teams too.

Wherever you’re from, and whatever your background, we want to hear from you – and it doesn’t matter if you’re jam first, cream first, or even if you don’t like scones at all. Everyone is welcome.

Benefits For Working At The National Trust Include

  • Flexible working whenever possible
  • Free parking at most locations
  • Free entry to our properties for you, a guest and your children (under 18)
  • Substantial pension scheme of up to 10% basic salary

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Company: National Trust

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Job Location: Kendal, England, United Kingdom

Application Deadline: N/A

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