At The Cavendish London the people are at the heart of our success. We offer challenging and motivating careers with many possibilities for growth. The opportunities are varied and include positions in the Kitchen, Food & Beverage, Front Office, Reservations as well as Head of Department roles. We are always happy to hear from people interested in joining The Cavendish London team. Please be aware of fraudulent websites offering jobs. All successful candidates will be asked to attend an interview at the hotel, we do not offer jobs without an interview.
Within a hotel environment first and last impressions count, therefore this role is to provide an efficient, friendly and memorable welcome and deliver a high standard of service throughout our guest's stay in accordance with the hotel standards. Your role will be to greet guests at the front door, take their luggage up to their room and support the Concierge with delivering various guest requests, as well as ensuring they have a fond farewell when they depart. Therefore previous customer service experience is required. It is also important that you are able to work calmly whilst under pressure and remain customer focused.
You must hold a clean, UK Driving License as you will be required to park guest cars in the absence of the garage attendants.
This is a full time position, working 40 hours per week. Full flexibility is required as the role entails weekend work.
Commis Chef x2
We are currently looking for 2 Commis Chefs to work in our team of 10 chefs in our 2AA Rosette Restaurant. You will be responsible for the preparation of food for all food service areas, ensuring that a consistently high standard of food presentation is achieved, suitable to that of an ambitious 4 star Hotel with a 3 Star award from the Sustainable Restaurant Association.
You would be expected to:
- prepare food to an exceptional standard to surprise and delight customers adhering to the standards set by the AA Rosette
- be conscious of the environment and consider organic, free range and local sustainable products wherever possible
- work within operational and legislative procedures; and
- ensure careful control of food stocks to preserve quality and minimise wastage.
It is essential that candidates have a genuine interest in food and cooking. Previous experience within an AA Rosette environment or similar hotel environment would also be advantageous. These are both full time positions, 40 hours per week; please note shift work and weekends are a part of the roles.
Food & Beverage Assistant (Occasional)
Friendly and customer focused individuals are required to offer the highest level of service to our guests within our restaurant, lounge, room service & conference departments. Duties vary from setting up the dining area, conference rooms and lounge to serving our guests, preparing drinks and delivering trays to the rooms.
Previous customer service skills, ideally within a restaurant or hotel environment and a good command of English are essential.
This role is working occasional hours depending on the needs of the business. Full flexibility of working hours is required.
If you are interested in any of the above vacancies please send your CV and a brief covering letter stating which position you are applying for to the following email address:
OUR RECRUITMENT PROCESS
Your questions answered
- We aim to respond to you within 5 working days. If after one week you have not received a response, please contact us to find out the progress of your application.
If your application is successful, you will be invited to attend an interview at the hotel.
Every candidate shall have a minimum of two interviews, one with a manager in that department and a member of the Human Resources Team. Depending on the nature of the role you may be required to attend a trial or a further interview.
The recruitment process may take 2 weeks or longer. This period of time will be dependant on various factors including the position applied for and the number of applications we receive. We will however endeavour to keep you informed at each stage.
- The Cavendish London values diversity and promotes equality. We are keen to provide any reasonable adjustments or additional arrangements if needed.