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Who we are
The Cottage in the Wood is a Michelin starred Restaurant with 8 bedrooms located close to
Keswick in the Lake District. We operate with a small, friendly team who strive for high
standards and take pride in the work they do. The restaurant is open from Wednesday to
Saturday, and offers breakfast to resident guests on Sunday.
We have a role in our Restaurant team for a Server
If you love to make other people happy and you’re passionate about food then this might be
the job you’ve been looking for. We have a small friendly team that creates a relaxed and
warm ambience, whilst applying the highest professional standards. We’re looking for
like-minded individuals to join us. Bring a positive attitude and we can teach you the rest.
Your duties will include preparing the room and bar ready for service. Greeting guests in a
warm and friendly manner. Taking drinks and orders, and learning to make these. Serving
food at a high standard, learning how each dish is prepared and explaining this to our guests.
Our steps of service will be taught to you, and these must be implemented in a professional
manner whilst letting your personality shine through. After service duties include cleaning
the bar and room, polishing glasses and other preparations for the following day.
Why work with us
● Work up to 4 days a week
● Set days off (Sunday – Tuesday) so you can make plans and have hobbies
● Work in a Michelin starred restaurant (with lots of tastings!)
● Work for a small business which supports other small, local businesses
● We’re based in a stunning, and unique environment
● Be part of a growing, ambitious and exciting team
● Learn about wine, cocktails, making coffee and food
● Training and development opportunities
● Great tips
● Epic staff food
● We love what we do, and our team comes first
Hours required: 24 hours – 5:30pm – 11:30pm Wed-Sat
Salary: approx £12 per hour plus service charge, dependent on experience

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