HEAD WAITER / WAITRESS

Kazoku is a brand-new authentic Pan Asian & Sushi Bar opening in the heart of Sevenoaks High Street (Kent).

‘Kazoku’ in Japanese means family and our mission is to share and serve fresh authentic Pan Asian foods delivered at the high standard with the most welcoming customer services.

Kazoku also means family to our team force as well as our customers. At Kazoku it is important our team are happy, motivated and passionate to grow and prosper together! Kazoku has many opportunities for growth within our organisation as we have large expansion plans to spread our passion of Asian food around the UK!

Head waiters/waitress have supervisory responsibilities on top of their serving responsibilities.

Head waiters/ waitress work with the host/hostess to guide guests to open tables, informing them of the day’s food and drink specials.

 

They must maintain an upbeat and friendly attitude throughout this process.

Responsibilities:

  • Assign Waitstaff to Tables

  • Head waiters also work with the host/hostess to assign tables to waitstaff in addition to waiting on their own tables.

  • Place Food and Drink Orders

  • Head waiters take the orders from their tables, communicating with the kitchen and bar staff to place food and drink orders. They also check that the waitstaff place orders correctly and deliver them to the correct tables.

  • Train New Waitstaff

  • The head waiter trains new waitstaff on basic techniques and the specific expectations and procedures of their employer.

  • Manage Waitstaff

  • This includes creating weekly schedules, managing callouts, coordinating shift covers, and disciplining waitstaff as necessary.

  • Perform Opening and Closing Duties

  • These include tasks such as making sure the dining area is clean, opening or closing the registers, cleaning windows, and preparing the specials board.

Benefits:

  • Ability to work your way up within the company as we have large growth expansion plans

  • Birthday benefit scheme – we believe in celebrating your special day your way and you get paid for it!

  • Attractive bonus scheme

  • We love to invest in our team by allowing you to attend courses or obtain qualifications surrounding your growth and career development

If you think you have what to takes to be part of our team, please apply for this position with an up to date CV and cover letter.

Benefits:

  • Bonus scheme

  • Flexible working hours

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time, Permanent

Experience:

  • waitress: 1 year (Preferred)