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Waiting Staff, Fitzwilliam

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Opportunity type:Permanent, Full-time 

Working hours:32 hour contract. Typically working 5 days a week  

Salary:£9 per hour, plus great benefits 

Location:Cambridge - Fitzwilliam Museum 

Closing date:23 August 2019 at midday 

Tate Eats’ aim is to be the market-leading caterer within the arts and to consistently provide outstanding food, drink and service at the four Tate sites and the other sites within our business.

A great opportunity has arisen to join the friendly and hard working team in Courtyard Café in the Fitzwilliam Museum in Cambridge on a full-time permanent basis, working 32 hours per week.

To be successful you will need to be a reliable, pro-active and positive member of the team, and be able to work on a rota basis including some evenings, weekends and bank holidays.

The successful candidate will possess the following:
Previous serving experience in a busy catering environment
• A passion to provide outstanding food, drink and service
Fantastic customer service skills and a professional approach to work
• Strong communication skills with the ability to effectively converse with a diverse client base and with the rest of the team
• An appreciation of the needs of customers, the business and other staff members

We offer great benefits, including staff training, staff meal allowance, performance and service awards, great discounts in our shops and catering outlets, Employee Assistance Program, Cycle scheme and free entry to exhibitions for you, your friends and family.

Disability Confident

As a member of the Disability Confident Scheme, we interview all disabled applicants who meet the essential criteria for a job vacancy. Our jobs are like our galleries, open to all. Tate Catering is a wholly owned subsidiary of Tate and covenants all profits to support Tate’s work and collection.

Application Information

Please refer to our Guidance Notes and the Job Description which can be found below and apply online. Please answer the questions fully, as selection will be based on the candidate who most closely matches the Job Description.