Cafe Assistant - West Suffolk

Bury St Edmunds, West Suffolk


20 Hours per week

Title: Café Assistant

Location: West Suffolk Crematorium

Salary: to be discussed

Hours: Part time (20 Hours per week)

Who are we?

Westerleigh Group is one of the leading providers of Cemeteries and Crematoria in the UK and we have a unique and interesting opportunity at our facilities in the West Suffolk area.

Our Company vision is to ensure every funeral service is regarded as a major event and receives the same priority as if it was for a member of one’s own family or a civic or national dignitary.

We specialise in providing well maintained, clean and comforting environments for mourners, clergy, funeral directors and staff, both within and outside the building. This includes landscaping the grounds to ensure that a natural and beautiful setting is provided throughout the year.

The Position

We are looking for an enthusiastic and hardworking Café Assistant to assist in opening our new build café and hospitality suite.

The Role

Responsible to the Hospitality Manager you will play a key role in the development of this new business. Your main duties and responsibilities will include:

·Ensuring you help to create a positive and memorable first impression with every guest

·Delivering first class customer service every time that is tailored to each customers’ needs

·Working alongside the manager and your colleagues to ensure food is delivered quickly and efficiently but of the same consistent good quality

·Helping to ensure all our wakes run smoothly and all our families receive a friendly welcome, well presented food and efficient bar service

·Delivering quality food within all legal constraints and food safety guidelines

·Ensuring all Health and Safety standards are adhered to

Some early evening work may be required, there are no split shifts and weekend work may be needed once the business develops

The Person

To deliver this role you need to:

·Express personality, enthusiasm and have a desire to ensure every guest receives exceptional service

·Be sympathetic to our family’s needs and aware of the unique environment in which we are sited

·Be prepared to maintain high standards of service at all times with fantastic personal presentation

·Be able to work as part of a new and growing team

·Be results driven with impeccable standards around quality, service and presentation

·Be computer literate, numerate and have a good command of English

·Be conscientious with an eye for detail

·Be able to commute to and from the site with ease

Please email Human Resources Department for further details and an application form.

Closing Date: Wednesday, 28 February 2018