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JOIN OUR TEAM

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Blakemere Village Social was constructed during the November 2020 lockdown and was extremely popular during the festive period! Throughout 2021 we have expanded significantly and are now looking to expand our team even further with several positions available, on both a part-time and full-time basis.
 

We also operate the restaurant here at Blakemere; cater for weddings both on and off site; provide catering and operate the bar for Cheshire Polo and host events of our own - there's always something being planned and fantastic opportunities available!

Supervisor


We are looking for several Supervisors to join our team, with the view to progressing to a Manager. This role would include the supervision of staff during shifts, overseeing the general day-to-day operation of Blakemere Village Social and assisting our Management Team.

  • Full training provided
  • Experience preferred, but not essential
  • Competitive rates of pay
What we need:
We are looking for people with a thirst for knowledge and a desire to progress, to join our growing team. If you are a hard worker who enjoys the buzz of a fast-paced work environment, then you are the candidate we are looking for. What you will do:
As a Supervisor, you will report to our Management Team and be responsible for overseeing all general operations. Responsibilities will include but not be limited to the following:
  • Overseeing day to day service
  • Management of a team
  • Ensuring each team member has product knowledge for walk up service
  • Maintaining a high standard of bar cleanliness
  • Stock takes
  • Closing-down after shifts

What we are looking for from you:
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Excellent leadership skills
  • Self-motivation and ability to work using own initiative and under pressure
  • Excellent problem-solving skills
  • Highly organised, adaptable, and flexible
  • A desire to go above and beyond and help us develop as a business
  • A hard worker who takes pride in their work
  • Fun, friendly, and a team-player
  • Confident working in collaboration with stakeholders and senior team, and excellent at building relationships
Working hours:
We are looking for either part-time or full-time permanent workers. You must be flexible to work weekends and late nights. Apply here




Waiter/Waitress


The role involves the serving of food and drink from our bar and food outlets and ensuring guests recieve first-class service and experience.

Ordering is app based with several guests ordering with a member of staff, you must be willing to learn and confident in your approach.

Blakemere Village Social is a fast paced environment and the job is physical. We are looking for candidates who relish hard work and an upbeat and busy atmosphere.
What we need:

  • We are looking for talented and passionate Waiting on staff to join our growing team.
  • Our team have a passion for providing first-class guest experiences.
  • If you are a hard worker who enjoys the buzz of a fast-paced work environment, then you are the candidate we are looking for.
  • We have competitive rates of pay, well balanced rotas and free meals on shift
Your role:
  • As members of our waiting on team, you will play a vital part in our guests’ experience
  • Work as part of a close-knit team
  • You will report to the on-duty Manager/Supervisor
  • Taking orders from customers or wait staff and serving drinks as requested, paying extreme attention to detais
  • Having full knowledge of our drink and food menus
  • Interacting with customers, taking orders and satisfying their requests in a timely manner
  • Restocking and replenishing stock and supplies
  • Keeping the tipi clean and tidy at all times

What we are looking for:
  • A welcoming and natural host to make our guests feel at home
  • A team player with plenty of energy and charisma
  • Experience working in a fast-paced environment is prefered
  • Can work well under pressure
  • Excellent problem-solving skills, adaptable and flexible.
  • Someone who takes pride in themselves and their work
  • Must be flexible to work evenings & weekends
  • A hard worker
Apply now




Bartender


We are looking for Bartenders to join our team! What we need:

  • We are looking for talented and passionate Bartenders to join our growing Bar team. Our Bartenders have a passion for providing first-class guest experiences and creating amazing drinks.
  • If you are a hard worker who enjoys the buzz of a fast-paced work environment, then you are the candidate we are looking for.
  • We have competitive rates of pay, well balanced rotas and free meals on shift
Your role:
  • As a Bartender, you will play a vital part in our guests’ experience.
  • You will be preparing a wide range of drinks including cocktails, draught beer, spirit mixers and wine to customers and be looking to provide an outstanding guest drinking experience.
  • You will be able to create classic and innovative drinks exceeding customers’ needs and expectations.
  • Work as part of a close-knit team
  • You will report to the on-duty Manager/Supervisor
  • Taking beverage orders from customers or wait staff and serving drinks as requested, paying extreme attention to detail
  • Preparing alcoholic or non-alcoholic beverages for bar and customers
  • Having full knowledge of our cocktail menu
  • Interacting with customers, taking orders and satisfying their requests in a timely manner
  • Restocking and replenishing bar stock and supplies
  • Keeping the bar clean and tidy at all times

What we are looking for:
  • A welcoming and natural host to make our guests feel at home
  • A team player with plenty of energy and charisma
  • Experience in cocktail making is perfered
  • Experience working in a fast-paced environment is prefered
  • Can work well under pressure
  • Excellent problem-solving skills, adaptable and flexible.
  • Someone who takes pride in themselves and their work
  • Must be flexible to work evenings & weekends
  • A hard worker
Apply now




Chef


We operate a licensed restaurant in the heart of Cheshire, located in Blakemere Village. We cater for events and festivals and take pride in supporting local businesses. You can find us down at the Cheshire Polo Club during practises or weekend competitions. The Village Restaurant and Coffee Bar is a beautiful, licensed venue, serving home cooked meals alongside daily specials, all set within relaxed surroundings. We are looking for a motivated, passionate individuals to join our busy Kitchen team as a Chef. You will be expected to work with senior members of staff and alongside colleagues to prepare, cook and present food with the aim to delivering an excellent and efficient customer experience. We are a family restaurant based on a busy tourist attraction with touring park that serves excellent British food. The majority of hours are daytime with some evenings over school and bank holidays. Experience as a Chef is preferred, but not essential. If you have a passion for food and the skills required, then please contact us.