Waiter / Waitress
Afternoon Tea

We currently have a fantastic opportunity to join our team as a Waiter / Waitress to work during our Charlie and the Chocolate Factory Afternoon Tea service.


Afternoon Tea is an established part of any fine hotel’s hospitality: a time-honoured British tradition enjoyed by scone-lovers everywhere. For those who like their tea served with a dash of eccentricity, we invite them to become Charlie in the Chocolate Factory with a very different sitting inspired by Roald Dahl’s famous story and served in our downstairs lounge. Fizzy lifting drinks, snozzberry jam, chocolate swudge milkshake and fluffy floss come on boxes stacked high with wondrous treats which seem to be never-ending in our tastiest tale of all. 

What we require from you

    • Previous experience within a food and beverage role, in a 4/5 star hotel or a rosette restaurant
    • Be a good team player
    • Have an excellent command of the spoken English
    • Be well groomed and presented
    • Have the right to work in the United Kingdom


    • Have complete knowledge of the menu and wine list
    • Understanding the flow of service in order to anticipate Headwaiters instruction whenever possible 
    • Acknowledge and bid farewell departing guests

We will offer you

    • A very competitive salary
    • Fixed working days (Wednesday to Sunday)
    • Season ticket loans
    • Meals on duty
    • Uniform and uniform care
    • Performance review and personal development plan
    • Internal transfer & promotion opportunities
    • 28 / 32 days holiday per annum, increasing 1 day annually up to 4 years
    • Yearly hotel stay with dinner in the outlet of your choice
    • Support in the development of your career
    • £1,000 “Refer a Friend” scheme
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    To apply for this role please send your CV and covering letter to the Recruitment Team.