Casual Catering Team Leader

Visitor services
Windermere LA23, UK
£13.85 per hour (including holiday pay)
Part Time
Closing Date:
30 Jun 2024

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We're now hiring a Casual Catering Team Leader for the 2024 visitor season so if you're looking for a job filled with variety or the opportunity to develop and gain experience in your career, get in touch. You’ll work flexibly, providing additional cover such as weekends, during holidays, or busy periods. Working days include weekends and weekdays, from approximately 9am to 6pm.

What will I be doing?
• Leading a small catering team ensuring all jobs are done to the standards required by the management team
• Encouraging a high morale amongst your team members and most importantly, leading by example
• Dealing with customer feedback and ensuring relevant information is passed on to the management team
• Organising your small team effectively so jobs are done efficiently and to a high standard
• Providing excellent customer service at all times
• Maintaining reasonable stock levels end ensuring stock rotation within café outlets
• Ensuring high levels of cleanliness & hygiene are met by the team

About you
Brockhole on Windermere can be a busy place to work, therefore, you’ll have a flexible approach to work and can-do attitude. You will have excellent listening skills, be able to follow instruction from the management team, and also perform well under pressure (with management support) in order to provide the customer service experience, we strive for at Brockhole. You’ll have excellent supervisory skills, time management and attention to detail. You’ll enjoy leading a small team, believe in leading by example and be able to build and maintain team morale. You’ll also be able to ensure the delivery of great customer service to our visitors and be able to deal with all customer feedback.

About us
Brockhole on Windermere is located between Windermere and Ambleside on the shores of Lake Windermere in the heart of the Lake District National Park. We are a not-for-profit attraction run by the Lake District National Park Authority. All profits go towards keeping it special for future generations.

• 20% discount in our shop and cafes
• Free parking at Brockhole

For an informal chat and more information, please contact Clare McArthur on 015394 40267 or

Diversity and Inclusion
As an equal opportunities’ employer, the Lake District National Park Authority is committed to the equal treatment of all current and prospective employees and does not condone discrimination on the basis of age, disability, sex, sexual orientation, pregnancy and maternity, race or ethnicity, religion or belief, gender identity, or marriage and civil partnership.

Disability Confident Employer
We guarantee to interview anyone with a disability whose application meets the minimum criteria for the role. By ‘minimum criteria’ we mean that you must provide evidence in your application which demonstrates that you meet the level of competence required under each of the essential criteria, as well as meeting any of the qualification, skills or experience defined as essential.