London - London Canteen Assistant (Staff Food)

      The Standard, London opened in July this year and has propelled The Standard brand onto the international stage. Situated on Euston Road across from the gothic grandeur of St Pancras Station, the hotel is set to become a new cultural crossroad for London and a gateway to Europe.The hotel playfully respects the building's history while creating new expansive spaces for the neighbourhood to play from our bars, lounges and restaurants throughout the building.

      The Standard, London has 266 rooms in 42 unique styles ranging from Cosy Core rooms to terraced suites with outdoor bathtubs overlooking St Pancras station. The lobby lounge, with a carefully curated library pays homage to the building’s original use, with a Sounds studio hosting weekly live music and talks. Executive Chef Adam Rawson’s street facing bar, Double Standard, offers lunch, happy-hour and casual drinking and dining, while his garden restaurant, Isla, features a seasonally-driven, coastal inspired menu. Board the street level, exterior red lift directly to the 10th-floor where Chef Peter Sanchez-Iglesias’ forthcoming restaurant will showcase his live fire cooking and the building’s 360-degree views of London.

      At the heart of our hotels are of course of people who through their vibrancy and energy bring our properties to life. We are now seeking a team of diverse and dynamic individuals that will capture the very essence of the Standard London to join our team as Canteen Assistant.

      Your role

      As Canteen Assistant you are responsible for running and maintaining our Staff Canteen. Hence you are in charge of supervising and overseeing the canteen, ensuring that each food service runs smoothly. You will also take care of cleaning and maintaining the canteen area, operating under the guidance of your Supervisor to ensure it is in inspection ready condition in accordance with local authority and hotel guidelines.

      You have a flexible and hands-on operational approach in order to prioritise work and stay composed under pressurised situations. And last but definitely not least, you present a positive and joyful attitude toward your team and colleagues in other departments.

      Do you have what it takes to be a Canteen Assistant at The Standard, London

      While we take every detail of design and guest experience seriously, we do not take ourselves too seriously. ‘Standard People’ are at the heart of our brand; vivid, dynamic and engaging. You’ll intrinsically understand the unique microcosm and the context of our venues and city you represent.

      While prior experience as a Canteen Assistant is always useful, all are welcome at The Standard; you will have however an uncompromised and natural flair for service and be able to build genuine relationships with guests that enable us to not only preempt needs but foresee desires. In addition to this you will also need…

      • A proven background with related experience preferred, ideally gained in a similar ‘Lifestyle’ or boutique hotel sector

      • A flexibility approach to working hours with the ability to work shifts including, evenings, nights and weekends. This is a full-time role; however, we have many opportunities for those seeking a more flexible working schedule

      • Good understanding of health and safety, manual handling and COSHH

      • Excellent time management skills and attention to detail

      • Highly motivated and pro-active; act with professionalism and positivity in all interactions

      We are defined by our richness of personality and diversity of background and lifestyle so if you think you have what it takes to be our Canteen Assistant, we’d love to hear from you.

      All applicants must be eligible to live and work in the UK. Documented evidence of eligibility will be required from candidates prior to commencing employment.


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