Head Waiter/ Waitress

Indigo has a rare opportunity for a customer focused individual to join their team.

About us

One Aldwych is London’s inspiring independent luxury hotel. Located in the heart of buzzing Covent Garden, this award-winning 5 star hotel offers the vibrant Lobby Bar, stylish gluten and dairy-free restaurant, Indigo at One Aldwych and Eneko Basque Kitchen and Bar, a restaurant which showcases renowned chef Eneko Atxa’s fresh modern Basque dishes and reimagined Charlie and the Chocolate Factory Afternoon Tea.
Indigo restaurant is an informal restaurant showcasing the finest seasonal ingredients carefully sourced from the British Isles. Executive Chef Dominic Teague’s lunch and dinner menu has an undeniably healthy appeal (it happens to be entirely gluten and dairy-free) with substantial dishes to satisfy the heartiest of appetites.  Open every day for breakfast, lunch, afternoon tea, pre and post theatre dinner.

What we require from you

    • Have previous experience as a Head Waiter in a 5 star hotel or Rosette restaurant
    • An ability to demonstrate leadership skills
    • Be a strong team player
    • Have a good command of the English language
    • Excellent grooming and presentation
    • Have the right to work in the United Kingdom


    • Welcoming and engaging with guests
    • Taking ownership and managing your section
    • Ensuring regular guests are known and greeted accordingly by name
    • Having a complete knowledge of the menu and wine list
    • Ensuring the highest standards of customer care are provided at all times
    • Communicating with colleagues at all levels

We will offer you

    • A very competitive salary
    • 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
  • Apply Now

    To apply for this role please send your CV and covering letter to the Recruitment Team. 

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