Kitchen Assistant

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  • 3224 / LEL1534 Longleat
  • Wiltshire, South West England
  • Permanent
  • Attractive package

Kitchen Assistant

3 permanent opportunities available

For over 50 years, Longleat has been one of the UK’s most loved attractions. With almost one million guests every year, we are passionate about providing wondrous and immersive experiences that lead to lifelong memories.

With so much on offer, it’s no surprise that guests to the park can work up quite an appetite – fortunately, the dedicated Food and Beverage Team are always on hand to deliver an amazing service and an exciting variety of food and beverages.

PLEASE NOTE: By clicking apply on this site, you will automatically be redirected to the Longleat website, where you will be required to complete an online application.

What will this role of Kitchen Assistant entail?

You’ll be in the midst of the kitchen action and get to experience what it’s really like working in a fast-paced, high volume kitchen environment. You’ll prepare and cook high quality produce and maintain the cleanliness of food production work areas / equipment and utensils.

During peak months, the team can regularly cater for approximately 8000 guests per day across multiple units. The recently opened £1.5m ‘Chameleon Tree’ restaurant and coffee house offers guests wholesome, contemporary comfort food to suit every taste in a welcoming environment that can cater for up to 420 people at any one time!

What will I need to be considered for this Kitchen Assistant vacancy?

  • An abundance of enthusiasm and energy
  • Good team player with excellent interpersonal skills
  • Ability to remain calm and efficient under pressure
  • Excellent communication skills with a confident, mature and friendly nature
  • Be honest, reliable and committed, and enjoy responsibility and exceeding expectations
  • Flexible to work extra hours / weekends as required

Although not essential, previous experience within the hospitality industry in a fast-paced kitchen environment would be highly advantageous.

What will I receive in return?

As a Kitchen Assistant you will receive a pay rate that exceeds National Minimum Wage / National Living Wage, in addition to a range of attractive benefits that include; 29 days holiday inclusive of bank holidays (pro rata), complimentary tickets to Longleat and Cheddar Gorge and Caves, discounts on food and beverages and retail merchandise, along with life assurance cover and more perks.

Contract: Permanent, working hours to vary on a 7-day rota basis but a guaranteed minimum of 312 hours per 13-week period. Earliest rota’d start time from 9am, and latest finish time up to 8pm.

Please note, due to the nature of the business evenings and weekend work will be required, including bank holidays.

Location: Longleat (Warminster)

PLEASE NOTE: By clicking apply on this site, you will automatically be redirected to the Longleat website, where you will be required to complete an online application.

All applications for this Kitchen Assistant vacancy are to be submitted online, and strictly no agency calls or agency CV submissions please.

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