Kitchen Assistant

Contract Type - Permanent
0 hours per week

Employment Type - Flexible

The Kingsley by Thistle is a classic Edwardian hotel, near Covent Garden, Holborn and Oxford Street. The Kingsley has been awarded 4-star status and has 129 bedrooms and seven meeting rooms. The team is relatively small and close-knit in keeping with the property's combination of modern comforts and historic charm.

The Role

Our ambition is to become the world-s best-managed hospitality company, delivering the best guest-centred experience in the industry. Our Radical Hosting service ethos underpins everything we do and gives us a unique position in the industry. We aim to lead not only in guest satisfaction, but also in employee engagement and believe in a -never worry alone- culture and three simple words that define the way we work, passion, integrity & honour.

As Kitchen Assistant you will be responsible for preparing and serving high quality food and ensuring that all guests receive efficient service. You will carry out all duties required in the daily operation of the Kitchen department under the direction of the Kitchen Manager. As Kitchen Assistant you will ensure that all our guests leave the hotel highly satisfied and with the desire to return.


What we look for

  • Guest centric
  • Positive approach
  • Strong Communication and influencing skills
  • Attention to Detail
  • Ability to work unsupervised
  • Sound judgement and decision making
  • Adaptable, responds to change positively

What's in it for you?

  • Enjoy a stay in our hotels for as little as £30 per night, plus get rooms for Family & Friends for as little as £45!
  • Half price food and drink at any GLH hotels, for you and your friends!
  • Generous employment Referral Scheme Program - up to £1000 per friend
  • Money off your shopping at Tesco’s, Boots, H&M, John Lewis, M&S, ASOS, Apple, The North Face and many more high street stores
  • Reduced gym memberships and online classes
  • Access to 24/7 Employee Assistance Programme – anonymous help, advice and support on any issues you may be experiencing.
  • Pension Scheme - additional employer contribution
  • Access to a wide range of online training resources
  • Apprenticeships available