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Food & Beverage Assistant Part Time Permanent

Food & Beverage Assistant Part Time Permanent

Posted 13 August by Renfrewshire council Featured Ended
Living WageRenfrewshire Leisure supports payment of the Living Wage of £8.75 per hour as the minimum level of remuneration to its employees . Therefore, successful applicants will be paid the ‘Living Wage’ - (the Hourly Rate for the post + a Living Wage Pay Supplement, in order to bring their earnings to £8.75 per hour).AdvertThis is an exciting opportunity to join a motivated and driven team as we develop the catering service across our venues. With several major refurbishments planned and a multimillion pound investment in some of our key venues, this is the ideal time to join the catering team and be involved as we grow and plan for the future.

Cultural Venues requires talented catering staff to join our team and assist in the delivery of catering services across our Town Halls and Arts Centre. The post will be predominantly based at Johnstone Town Hall with regular shifts covering our busy café. In addition to this you will be expected to work at other events within the Town Hall including, weddings, party nights, conferences and awards ceremonies. Duties will include waiting tables, cash handling and preparing coffees and lunch items. You will also be required to work behind our function bars for a variety of events across our venues.

Ideally we are looking for candidates who have previous bar and/or waiting experience as well as some basic knowledge of work in a café or restaurant environment. In addition, you should have experience of cash handling within a customer facing role in a retail or hospitality setting. Candidates must be willing to undertake bar and food hygiene training and gain certification in both areas.

It is vital therefore that our staff have a welcoming, friendly and accommodating ‘can do’ attitude towards all of our customers. Our customers have come to expect nothing less than excellent customer service from our team and you will be expected to help us build on our growing reputation in this area. Team work is essential and we are looking for a positive and motivated candidate that enjoys as part of a busy team in a varied and fast paced environment

The hours of the post are predominantly day time but flexibility is required as many of our events take place in the evening and at weekends where we regularly provide event catering and a public bar service. There may also be the opportunity for additional hours during peak times throughout the year. Applicants who are unsuccessful at interview for the advertised part time posts, may be offered the opportunity to join our casual bank of staff.

This role is subject to job evaluation

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Closing Date - Monday 13 August 2018

Reference: 35792793

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