Hospitality Food and Beverage Apprentice **XMAS & NY OFF - Principal Hotel Company

De Vere Wokefield Estate

A new chapter in De Vere Wokefield Estate’s history is complete! Situated in 250 acres of beautiful parkland near Reading, this huge property has undergone an extensive £10 million refurbishment to dramatically restore the hotel to its former glory.

The 376 bedrooms, event space and reception have been completely overhauled and as well as the re-launch of our modern executive centre, complete with a new Burr & Co. coffeehouse and deli. Our historical Mansion House featuring 87 guest rooms, now sits at the heart of the estate, having undergone a stunning transformation including the exciting launch our new Restaurant '1560' in May 2018.

Hospitality Food and Beverage Apprentice **XMAS & NY OFF

We are thrilled to launch our newly designed 80-seat restaurant ‘1560’ as part of our Mansion House refurbishment. This elegant and beautifully presented country restaurant will welcome diners to enjoy Great British classics using locally sourced ingredients. The space also features an outdoor terrace complete with views over the rose lawns down towards our expansive lakeside.

Main purpose of the role:

As a Food & Beverage Apprentice you be responsible for delivering the highest standard of food and beverages to all our customers, in order to ensure guest satisfaction. Serving customers in a friendly and professional manner, you’ll ensure their food and drink arrives smoothly and efficiently. Responsible for ensuring the food and beverage facilities are always well presented, you’ll always be focussed on great customer experience.

 The ideal candidate:

We’re looking for someone who is naturally passionate about creating a great hospitality environment that delivers fantastic customer service. Ideally you will:

- Be engaging, outgoing and confident
- Have an eye for detail
- Find achieving great customer service highly motivating

What's in it for you:
  • A competitive salary
  • 28 holiday each year, including bank holidays (this increases annually up to a maximum of 33 days)
  • Hotel based incentive and recognition schemes
  • Access to our Exclusively Yours, Voluntary Benefits portal, which includes discounts on some travel, leisure time activities, health, retail and motoring
  • Discounted accommodation with competitive colleague rates at our other hotels
  • Long service awards which increase with length of service
  • Excellent training and development opportunities within the hotel, the Company and our online e-learning portal
  • Financial rewards for delivering sensational service
  • Free meals on duty

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