Head Waiter, High End Restaurant, Notting Hill

Head Waiter

High End Restaurant, Notting Hill

Up to £27K

An amazing opportunity for an experienced Head Waiter to work in this high-end restaurant, producing fresh and seasonal dishes in a beautiful setting in Notting Hill.

* Passion for high end service and experience in a high end establishment
* Motivator and leader of the team
* Real foodie, passionate about food and wine
* Excellent level of spoken and written English
* Great communication skills and customer service
* Immaculately presented
* Experience in a high quality environment
* High standards

This is a superb opportunity so please do get in touch with your current CV

The Change Group are acting as an Employment Agency in this instance. Due to the high volume of applications we receive, please note only successful candidates will be contacted.

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General Manager, High Volume Restaurant, South East London

General Manager

High Volume Restaurant

up to £40K+ bonus

Our client is looking for an experienced GM to join the team and be part of an expanding and growing brand.

A restaurant with great food, service and atmosphere in a high volume and fast paced environment.

* Passionate, engaging and ambitious
* Proficient in managing a large team
* Driving first class service and standards
* Strong operator
* Recruitment, training and development
* Passionate about food and great service, engaging with guests

This is an opportunity to join a company with a growing brand, offering progression and development.

Please apply today with your current CV, for interviews taking place asap.

The Change Group are acting as an Employment Agency in this instance. Due to the high volume of applications we receive, please note only successful candidates will be contacted.

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Waiters & Head Waiters, All Levels of Experience

Currently looking for all levels of Waiters and Head Waiters for various permanent positions across London within Restaurants, Hotels, Bars and Private Members Clubs.

* Positive attitude
* Well presented
* Must be fluent in English language
* Must at least have some basic waiting experience

Salaries vary depending on experience and the role

Get in touch with your current CV and we will be in touch to organise an initial interview and discuss exciting opportunities with you.

The Change Group are acting as an Employment Agency in this instance. Due to the high volume of applications we receive, please note only successful candidates will be contacted.

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Assistant Catering Manager, Visitor Attraction, Surrey

An amazing, family friendly visitor attraction in Surrey which draws in over 300 thousand visitors a year is looking for an Assistant Catering Manager to join the team.

This is a high volume, fast paced role that combines both kitchen and front of house management across a multi faceted business

It will suit someone who is able to hit the ground running, get stuck in, and assist in managing a smooth catering operation.

The role:

* Support the F&B Manager to ensure the delivery of all the catering services is to the highest standards to deliver excellent customer service.
* Responsible for managing a big team, identifying and providing necessary coaching and training
* Maintaining and improving delivery standards of the customer experience
* Work closely with the operations team in delivering excellent service, and consistently maintain and improve delivery standards
* Duty manage the daily operations of the catering department effectively ensuring the team have clearly defined roles, responsibilities and objectives.
* Responsible for the production and sale of quality food and drink in accordance with Food Hygiene Regulations, Health and Safety Regulations, Licensing Laws and Trading Standards whilst meeting company standards.
* Assist with administrative duties where required including daily, weekly and monthly paperwork, ordering, staff rota etc.

About you:

* The ideal candidate must have a good knowledge of catering and staff management/supervision
* Passion for delivering a 5-star customer experience
* Experience in managing a team and a busy operation
* Proactive, confident and motivating communicator
* Previous F&B experience

45hrs per week, Tuesday-Saturday

Start date ASAP

Salary – £25-27K dependant on experience

Don’t miss out on this exciting opportunity, get in touch now with your CV –

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Chef de Rang, Fine Dining Restaurant, 5* Hotel

If you have a passion for providing fantastic service and creating an unforgettable experience for guests, this would be a great opportunity to learn and develop in an amazing team in a buzzing and challenging environment. This is an amazing fine dining restaurant within a Luxury London Hotel, for a company that encourages development and offers great benefits and rewards.

* Ensure smooth service in your area
* Ensure guests have a personalised and first class dining experience
* Desire to learn and show good product knowledge and upsell to maximise revenue
* Good communication skills with staff of all levels and clientele
* Setting up and clearing tables
* Professional and timely food service
* Keeping calm and working well under pressure
* Must have worked as a Chef de Rang previously

Salary £25-26K inclusive of service charge + amazing company benefits

This is a fantastic company to work for – Do get in touch now with your current CV for interviews taking place asap

The Change Group are acting as an Employment Agency in this instance. Due to the high volume of applications we receive, please note only successful candidates will be contacted.

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Director of Front Office, 5* Luxury London Hotel

Director of Front Office

5* Luxury London Hotel, London

Up to £45K

We are looking for an experienced Director of Front Office to lead the team and run the day to day operations.

This is an amazing opportunity to work for a luxury Central London hotel that is part of an incredible collection of hotels all around the world.

You will be in charge of managing reception, switchboard, concierge and guest relations. The role requires a confident leader with fantastic leadership skills and a motivating, proactive approach.

The role:

* Managing the various teams and being a present member of staff on the floor for both guests and staff
* Managing the back office and ensuring SOP’s and training are in place
* Provide fantastic customer service and develop relationships with new and existing guests
* Daily administration duties
* Developing and training the team with passion and motivation; leading by example

What we are looking for:

* Experience in running a busy front office team, within a luxury hotel
* Must have previous experience of leading a large team
* Ability to work under pressure
* Excellent communication skills both verbal and written; courteous and professional at all times
* Positive, self-motivated and driven personality

This company really look after their staff and offer fantastic benefits.

Please do get in touch now with your CV

The Change Group are acting as an Employment Agency in this instance. Due to the high volume of applications we receive, please note only successful candidates will be contacted.

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Restaurant Manager – High Quality, high volume, all-day dining

Restaurant Manager

up to £32K

Our client, a high end, fast paced, casual all-day dining restaurant in the heart of the West End is looking for an experienced and passionate superstar.

A great opportunity for a hands-on, on the floor manager, with tons of personality and the customer focus at the heart of it.

The role:

* Face of the venue with a clear presence on the floor, interacting with guests and maximising covers and increasing revenue
* Engaging and building relationships with guests
* Strong leadership skills; leading by example and motivating and inspiring the team
* Hands on team player
* Excellent food & wine knowledge
* Motivate, develop and train the team, leading with passion

About you:

* At least 2yrs experience within a high-volume restaurant
* Exceptional customer service skills; Highest standards of quality and service delivery
* Energetic and full of personality
* Strong organisational skills and multi tasker
* Passionate about food and drink and first-class fun, engaging service

Salary: up to £32K

Looking to interview asap

The Change Group are acting as an Employment Agency in this instance. Due to the high volume of applications we receive, please note only successful candidates will be contacted.

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Social Media Manager, Exciting Restaurant Group

F&B Group

Social Media Manager

£30k

Our client, a very successful, trend-setting restaurant and bar group is looking for an experienced social media manager to join the team and manage all social accounts across all of their brands.

The role:

* Manage and Increase presence, engagement and brand loyalty across all brands
* Ambassador for the brands
* Manage photoshoots with artistic creation
* Create stylish social media with purposeful content
* Wear multiple hats; creating content across all brands from cool casual restaurants to high end restaurants
* Develop relationships with the online community
* As part of the overall sales & marketing strategy you will help attract new customers, generate leads and boost sales
* Work closely with photographers and videographers; creating briefs photoshoots and briefing the teams
* Ability to translate the companies brand and culture across social media platforms

What we’re looking for:

* Proven experience and understanding of traditional marketing activity and social media
* A savvy social media expert able to identify new trends with all social media platforms
* Skill in writing engaging posts
* Have a passion for photography, videography and importantly food & beverage
* Tons of character, passion and personality
* Creative background with fresh ideas
* A proactive approach with self-motivation and a ‘can-do’ attitude
* Excellent communication
* Exceptional presentation
* Travel between sites

Please apply today with your current CV!

The Change Group are acting as an Employment Agency in this instance. Due to the high volume of applications we receive, please note only successful candidates will be contacted.

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Bartender, Private Members Club, Central London

Bartender

£11 per hour

Amazing High-End Private Members Club

Currently seeking an enthusiastic, experienced Bartender with tons of personality to work in an amazing Private Members Club in the heart of London.

* Work in a friendly, passionate team
* Cocktail knowledge and experience, but not primarily a cocktail bar environment
* Build loyal relationships with customers
* Great team player
* Passionate about drinks and 5* service
* Wants to learn and develop
* Able to work under pressure
* Friendly, driven and motivated
* Maintain and evolve high standards

£11 per hour

Please do get in touch now with your CV and we will be in touch to arrange interviews asap for an immediate start

The Change Group are acting as an Employment Agency in this instance. Due to the high volume of applications we receive, please note only successful candidates will be contacted.

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Commis Chef – Central London – Hourly Pay

Commis Chef – Central London – Hourly Pay

We are looking for a passionate Commis Chef who can handle a busy service and wants to learn different cuisines!

* Mediterranean and Middle Eastern menus
* 50 to 55 hours per week
* Central London
* Looking for someone energetic and excited about fresh ingredients
* Everything made in house
* Salary paid per hour – Commis Chef £8.75 per hour
* Potential of earning above £25,000 per year!

Change Hospitality are acting as an Employment Agency in this instance.

Please quote the reference – Commis Chef – Central London – Hourly Pay – in the subject line of your email. Due to the volume of applications in the hospitality and catering industry we regret that only successful candidates will be contacted.

Commis Chef – Central London – Hourly Pay

Salary potential of above £25,000!!!!