Seasonal Food and Beverage - Team Leader
Seasonal Food and Beverage Team Leader
Mrs Dowsons Farm Park –has a position available to help with the day to day running of the café at this well known award winning farm attraction. Role would suit candidates from busy hospitality, events or attractions backgrounds.
What makes Mrs Dowsons a great place to work?
As Lancashire’s Favourite Farm, we have ambitious goals, exciting plans, and there’s always lots going on here. We’re an inclusive and diverse organisation, made up of a core team of permeant staff, seasonal team members and passionate actors.
Each year, we have plenty of exciting seasonal opportunities within our Farm Park team, to undertake a variety of tasks such as working in our gift shops, welcoming guests, or serving food and drinks to our families and visitors. No two days will be the same!
.Your duties will include:
Motivating, supporting, your cafe team to deliver exceptional customer service
Striving to always do better for your guests
Encouraging your guests to provide their valued feedback
Helping your team to make sure the Cafe stays clean, safe and legally compliant
You will need
Some practical work experience in Cafes
Experience leading a small team
To be warm and engaging both with your team and your customers
To have a positive attitude with a passion for customer service
The ability to coordinate multiple tasks in a fast-paced environment
To be an excellent communicator you must be out going and customer focused
Be capable of leading a weekend team with the necessary training
Have a polite, friendly and approachable manner
Have a positive ‘can-do’ attitude
Demonstrates high energy, even when under pressure
Works on own initiative
This will be a seasonal position with a need to have a flexible approach to working weekends, school holidays and Bank Holidays.
This will be 24 hours per week offering above minimum wage for the right candidate
Quite simply, you'll be working in our fast-moving, high energy environment and we’re looking for a genuine smile plus an ability to connect with visitors and make them feel valued. This post is for those able to work weekends and school holidays, starting before 9 am and being able to work up to 7 pm, as part of a rota.
To join us as a Team Member you’ll need to be confident in approaching and dealing with visitors. Friendly, courteous and helpful behaviour will come naturally to you and you’ll work well as part of a team. Effective communication skills such as attentive listening, face-to-face verbal communication and eye contact are a must. You’ll also need to understand the importance of maintaining high standards of quality and service at a diverse range of tasks. The ability to maintain high energy levels whilst working both efficiently and productively is essential. Finally, your appearance should be smart, clean and approachable.
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We positively encourage applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of age, disability, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief, sex or sexual orientation.
Job Type: Flexible Time
Starting Pay Rate:
£7.00 - Age 16-17
£7.50- Age 18-20
£9.50 - Age 21-22
£10.00 - Age 23 +
Take a look around to discover what Mrs Dowsons could do for you.