Food & Drink Team Leader

Job Details


Kettering Park Hotel & Spa

Contract Type


Working Pattern

Full Time



Closing Date

05/03/2019 12:00

Food & Drink Team Leader - Restaurant

A Restaurant Team Leader wanted within the Food & Drink Department with skill for great customer service and a passion for quality.

Who are we looking for?

We are looking for an energetic and vibrant team leader ideally with previous experience in a similar role.

The best candidates will have a natural gift for hospitality and be genuinely excited by the idea of a fast paced expanding business.

The role is integral to the Food & Drink Team making sure that's the case, leading and mentoring our team to deliver superb customer service.

We have a great opportunity for someone who is passionate about guest experience to join our busy team.

Key responsibilities include:

To supervise the department and manage in the absence of the Food & Drink Manager;

Preparation of the restaurant;

Serving of food and drink including:  familiarisation with Menu, making up bills, taking payment and giving change;

Training and upskilling supervisors and team members.

Wine knowledge is advantageous, passion for food a must and a genuine desire for providing excellent service to our guests is vital. If you are a social person who is comfortable starting a conversation with anyone, have a flair for hospitality and like seeing happy customers, this could be the job for you.


In return, we are offering a rewarding role with scope for career progression along with;

  • A competitive salary, negotiable dependent on experience
  • 28 days annual leave (rising to 33 days after 5 years)
  • Health cash plan
  • Generous employee discounts
  • Life assurance
  • Bespoke training programmes accessible to all
  • An engaging & supportive work environment

Kettering Park Hotel & Spa is in one of the most central locations in the country which makes it popular with leisure and business guests. The four-star property has 119 guest rooms, 22 meeting rooms, restaurant, bar and spa, so it's a busy place to work but also very rewarding. It is part of The House of Daniel Thwaites, a unique collective of Inns, Hotels & Spas offering warm hospitality and high-quality service in a welcoming environment.

Thwaites was established in 1807 and to this day remains a family run Business. We have Hotels, Inns, Pubs and a Brewery and are focused on providing superb hospitality in outstanding properties in great locations –

What are you Thwaiting for?



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