Restaurant Host (Ref: WP210917)

Location
Woodcote Park, Epsom

Full time, Permanent

Salary
8.87 - 9.71 per hour + excellent company benefits

Closing date
07/05/2018

Full Job Description

Join us as a Restaurant Host and you will be front of house in our busy Brasserie and Fine Dining restaurant, responsible for meeting and greeting our Members on arrival and ensuring that they are made to feel welcome, comfortable and are seated accordingly.  

The Role: As Restaurant Host you will manage the front desk, taking restaurant bookings and ensuring all special requirements are detailed within the reservation. You will also help your fellow colleagues on the restaurant floor and assist the Restaurant Supervisor in setting up table plans for each service, based on scheduled reservations. It is paramount that you are able to uphold the high standards within our clubhouse and ensure that our Members enjoy a memorable experience by always being professional , well presented and polite.

The Person: We are seeking candidates who have customer-facing experience coupled with excellent customer service skills. Previous experience in a similar hospitality type role is preferred, and it is key that you are highly professional and take pride in your work. You will also need to demonstrate good organisational skills and the ability to converse in English.

The Royal Automobile Club embodies both the rich history of British motoring and the best tradition of private members’ clubs - prestigious yet always welcoming. Here at Woodcote Park, our clubhouse set in 350 acres of Surrey parkland near Epsom, we’re passionate about pioneering ever higher standards of dining, accommodation and sporting facilities.

When you join the Club, we’ll provide you with fantastic benefits including; a free local shuttle bus service from Epsom station to Woodcote Park, Perkbox discount scheme, a very generous pension scheme, employer paid health cash plan, free meals on duty and a genuine investment in your personal development.


Most importantly, you’ll share our values. We combine a passion for our heritage with a desire to achieve new levels of excellence. We exceed expectations, treat each other with respect, and ensure mutual trust is at the core of everything we do. If you can live these values, you’ll see your efforts recognised and your potential nurtured in an organisation that’s full of individuals who have come up through the ranks, learned new skills or taken their careers in surprising new directions.