Job title: Weddings and Events Catering Assistant
Location: Bisham Abbey National Sports Centre, Buckinghamshire, Bisham, SL7 1RR
Job type: Casual
Working Hours: As and when required between Friday evenings and weekends
Salary: £8.91 per hour
Here at Bisham Abbey our goal is to get more people, more active, more often. We provide affordable access to a wide range of sports and leisure facilities to support healthier and happier people across all segments of the local community. To deliver those services takes an enthusiastic and customer focused team – and right now we are looking to recruit for a Wedding and Events Catering Assistant to join the centre.
Bisham Abbey is one of Sport England`s National Sports Centres and is home to a number of National Governing Bodies of Sport. Bisham Abbey provides excellent facilities to Britain’s leading sports men and women. Bisham Abbey is also a Conferencing and Event Centre, boasting a large number of recently refurbished rooms and outdoor spaces for weddings, corporate events, and team-building days.
We are located close to London and major transport links and sits on the borders of Berkshire and Buckinghamshire in stunning grounds on the banks of the River Thames. And as well as scenic surroundings we can also offer you a competitive benefits package along with free gym membership, discounted staff meals and excellent development opportunities.
As the Weddings & Events Catering Assistant, the purpose of your role is to support an effective and efficient catering and on-site sales and delivery function for weddings, functions, and corporate events.
In this role you will work within the catering team to achieve to high standards of service and customer care at all times, ensuring food is hygienically prepared and served in accordance with standards laid down by the catering Supervisor. You will also support hospitality and other team members with the delivery of conference and events as directed, support business targets through active upselling and promotion and undertake any other duties when required.
The successful candidate will be a passionate and enthusiastic individual who like the members of staff at Bisham Abbey, pride and strive to give the best service possible for those who visit the centre and go the extra mile for customers when needed.
It is desirable that you have previous experience and knowledge in a food retail operation or service led organisation, however full training will be provided.
If you feel like you meet the above criteria and are looking for a new and challenging and varied role, please apply today.
Meaningful and vital work: The nature of our business means you will do interesting work that matters – delivering essential services that touch people’s lives.
A world of opportunity: Our diverse UK-wide operations offer unrivalled opportunities to learn and develop. You’ll be able to broaden your experience and apply your skills in new ways.
Great people: We are a motivated team who will encourage you and help you to succeed. You’ll have the resources you need to do your job in a diverse and supportive environment.
What we offer
Bisham Abbey and Serco benefits include:
- Free Gym membership
- Staff meal, physio discounts
- Up to 6% contributory pension scheme
- Serco discounts which include cinema, merlin entertainment and online shopping discounts, cycle to work scheme and discounts on mobile phone plans and leisure centre memberships.
- Interesting, varied, and enjoyable work
At Serco, not only is the nature of the work we do important, everyone has an important role to play, from caring for vulnerable people to managing complex public services. We are a team of 50,000 people responsible for delivering essential public services around the world in areas including defence, transport, justice, immigration, healthcare and citizen services. We are innovators, committed to redesigning and improving public services for the benefit of everyone.
By joining Serco you will have unlimited access to our Global Employee Networks – SercoInspire (Gender), SercoEmbrace (Multicultural), SercoUnlimited (Disability) and [email protected] (LGBT & Networks). Serco Employee Networks, led by colleagues who are passionate about diversity, inclusion and belonging.
Please click on the apply button to complete your application. Occasionally we receive a large volume of applications for our roles and when that happens we sometimes bring the closing date forward, so please apply promptly to avoid disappointment.
We’re a Disability Confident employer and are committed to equal opportunities. If you have any additional queries, requirements or you need more time to apply, then please contact our recruitment team
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