Evening Waiter/ess

  • Reference: MTeveningwait

The Food and Beverage department within The Montague on the Gardens Hotel, part of the Red Carnation Hotel Collection, is now recruiting for an Evening Waiter/ess to join the team.

The Montague on the Gardens Hotel is a luxurious four star deluxe property located in the heart of London’s elegant Bloomsbury. This wonderful hotel features 100 individually designed bedrooms and suites, an established bar, restaurant, wood deck terrace and several function rooms. The restaurant, The Blue Door Bistro, has 1 AA rosette and offers a menu that delivers both modern British cuisine as well as comfort dish classics.

Key responsibilities of the Evening Waiter/ess will include:

  • Ensuring prompt and professional guest service
  • Setting up tables to the correct standards
  • Taking orders
  • Being familiar with the a la carte menu, dishes of the day and the wine list at all times
  • Assisting with silver service of private lunches and dinners as required

Working hours are mainly from 3pm until close, however we require a candidate to be flexible to work early shifts when necessary.

The ideal candidate for the Evening Waiter/ess position should:

  • Have previous experience in a similar role within a four star hotel  
  • Have excellent knowledge of food & beverage preparation and service
  • Be able to interact in a professional manner with guests and employees
  • Be competent in silver service skills
  • Communicate effectively in English
  • Have a friendly, flexible and positive attitude

This position has excellent progression opportunities within renowned Red Carnation Hotel Collection, a company providing the perfect opportunity to those who are looking for an exciting career and job security within the Hotel industry.

The Red Carnation Hotel Collection Benefits:

  • 28 paid holidays per annum inclusive of bank holidays, which increases with years of service
  • Complimentary dry cleaning of business attire
  • Complimentary meals on duty
  • Discounted rates with Red Carnation Hotel Collection and The Travel Corporation 
  • Season ticket loan after 6 months service
  • Salary exchange schemes, such as childcare vouchers and cycle-to-work scheme
  • Professional training and development opportunities
  • Employee Assistance Programme

The Red Carnation Hotel Collection provides an opportunity for long-term career prospects and is recognised as number 8 of the Sunday Times Top 100 Best Companies to Work For 2014. As a result we can confidently promise you will reach your full career potential! We are also proud to be recognised with a Gold Standard Award Investors in People - the first company to gain this award on a worldwide basis.