Courtyard Cafe Manager
Castle Howard Estate Ltd is a family owned and run business based in North Yorkshire. One of the UK’s most iconic Stately Homes it is a major tourist destination, attracting over 250,000 visitors a year to the castle and grounds.
Located upstream of ticketing the Courtyard cafe and Coffee shop serves visitors and local customers to the Castle Howard Farm shop and Garden Centre.
We are seeking a Cafe Manager to oversee the day-to-day running of our popular, vibrant Courtyard Cafe.
The Cafe is open daily and you will have full responsibility for all aspects of managing the experience. Your aim will be to manage, motivate and lead the team in providing the best quality customer experience for our clientele whilst focusing on sales targets and working within the constraints of a payroll budget and gross profit margins.
The post will report to the Head of Catering and, if required, will be able to deputise in their absence.
Ideally, you will have a flexible, positive attitude, good people management and leadership skills, an interest and understanding of food and its source and the ability to communicate concisely with all levels of staff.
Previous stately home experience would be a benefit and professional personal standards of hygiene and appearance is a must.
For further details and the job specification please visit the recruitment page of our website www.castlehoward.co.uk or to apply for this role, please send your CV and supporting information, by email, to firstname.lastname@example.org or post to HR Department, Castle Howard Estate Limited, York, YO60 7DA.
Closing date for applications is 12 March 2018.