Skip to main content

Team Leader, Food Service

Posted: 4 May 2021 Closes: 18 May 2021
Ambleside - Ambleside Park £20,600.00 - £25,500.00
Permanent & Full-time JLP_TVPe2Y09voOB


You may have heard of the Lake District, but have you heard of Ambleside Park? It's our place in the Lakes. Our 24 bedroom private hotel on the banks of Lake Windermere and this could be your 'office' if you join us as a Team Leader looking after our fantastic Food Service team.

What's the role about?

We are looking for an exceptional, dynamic, self motivated Food and Beverage Team Leader, ready to re-open our wonderful 24 bedroomed Hotel in Ambleside, in the Lake District.

Our hotel is run by Partners for Partners, their friends and families which makes us unique and a special place to work.

This role comes with a live-in opportunity (if required) with meals on duty, fantastic rates of pay and all the benefits of working for the John Lewis Partnership and a friendly hardworking team! It's a beautiful place to live and work.

What you'll be doing as a Team Leader, Food Service:
  • Providing fantastic guest service in a fast paced restaurant environment
  • Managing the service of food and drink,while delivering a first rate guest experience.
  • Assisting the Food Service Manager with rota planning, stock ordering, staff training, communication and standards, food safety policy compliance, dealing with guest queries/complaints as the first point of contact.
  • Maintain a flexible approach to work which will include work on evenings and weekends as part of a shift pattern.
  • Duty Manager shifts,which may include overnight shifts.
What you'll have:
  • You'll be self-motivated/ industrious
  • Proficient in IT systems and able to use standard software.
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal.
  • Meticulous attention to detail
  • Food Safety level 2
  • Proven experience of the hospitality industry
What else can you bring:
  • Productivity mindset
  • Customer mindset

We positively celebrate Diversity & Inclusion in the John Lewis Partnership. Our aim is to become the UK's most inclusive business - for our Partners and for our customers, reflecting and connecting with the diverse communities that we serve. We want people from all walks of life to feel valued for their individuality, thrive in our business and share a sense of belonging. To find out more about D&I in the John Lewis Partnership click here -

Attachment: Ambleside Food Service Team Leader.docx.pdf

John Lewis Partnership

Share Job