Food & Beverage Assistant

The food and beverage department at Whittlebury Park spans the estate with restaurants and bars in multiple buildings, catering for guests from our hotel residents, to golf members, wedding guests to conference delegates.

Main Objective & Job Role

  • To provide a high standard of service to all our guests in all food and beverage areas in a warm, friendly, unobtrusive, efficient, and professional manner
  • To ensure the smooth running of the food and beverage outlets by working safely with team members collaboratively
  • To maximise sales by being knowledgeable of all our offerings in the department and around the estate, being able to offer and promote these to our guests to maximise their experience
  • Promote Whittlebury Park and its facilities to all guests

Main Area of Responsibility

  • To focus on the daily operations of the food and beverage outlets, maintaining a high standard of service and customer care in a clean, friendly, and relaxed environment
  • Preparing areas for service, cleaning cutlery, crockery and glassware, moving and laying tables and handling table linen
  • Dealing with guests in a polite and friendly manner
  • Welcoming guests and preparing and delivering efficient service of food and beverages
  • Cleaning of areas front and back of house to make a good impression, and to stay safe and hygienic
  • Areas of work can include restaurants, bars, spa, weddings, banquets, estate events
  • Hours of work are variable and normally include weekend, evening and holiday periods
  • Maintain hospitality standards while serving food to guests.
  • Meeting with managers and the team regularly in order to learn about menu changes and specials as well as discuss upcoming reservations and customers with special need
  • Vacuuming event areas and other light cleaning duties

Please note due to the nature of this job role requires irregular hours, late evenings, and weekend working.

Salary: Over 23's - £10.50 per hour - £11 per hour (depending on experience) 22 & under - £10 - £10.18 per hour (depending on experience), plus service charge. 100% of the service charge is shared amongst the team. Full time positions available.


Here at Whittlebury we have a fantastic range of benefits available to our staff. Some of the benefits associated with this role are:

  • Free Golf & Leisure membership - Use of our Hi-tech gym and pool
  • Free staff meals on duty, including Pepsi on tap
  • Cashback on essential healthcare
  • Employee awards
  • Enhanced pension contributions

Discounts also available on: Food & Beverage (up to 50%), Spa products and treatments, hotel stays, Virgin experience days and new cars.

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