Somerset Larder: Togetherness, Nurture, Pride & Planet

Full Time: 39 hours per week on a variable shift pattern

Salary: £30,054 per annum, with salary enhancements for weekend work
Location: Sedgemoor Campus

Somerset Larder is an award-winning company, using locally sourced food to supply catering services and food-to-go options across the southwest. This is an exciting time to join our business, as we are constantly growing and expanding our reach.

We have an excellent opportunity for a Bar Supervisor to join our campus team on our Hinkley Point C contract, based primarily at Sedgemoor Campus, which provides accommodation for many of the teams working on the construction of the project. To learn more about our partnership with Hinkley Point C, please click here.

Our campus hospitality operation is comprised of bar, kitchen and restaurant staff.  Our Chef Managers and Front of House Managers ensure each aspect of our hospitality and catering service is consistently delivered to a high standard. Our Sedgemoor campus is situated close to the M5 and within easy reach of Bridgwater town centre.

Key Tasks & Responsibilities

Reporting to and supporting the Bar Manager, you will ensure our bar service is maintained to the utmost standard, ensuring all food and drinks are delivered on time and that all bar equipment and facilities are being correctly maintained.

This is a varied role, where you’ll also support the Bar Manager and the Front of House Manager in planning and improving our bar service, which will also give you the opportunity to be involved in the implementation of new products or services.

At busy times, you’ll have General Catering Assistants helping out with the bar service, so you’ll need to be someone who can coach and support those who may not be familiar with bar experience.  We are invested in nurturing and developing our staff; as a Supervisor you will be approachable and happy to lead others in their development. 

You’ll also have access to our training courses, and we will support your progression with Somerset Larder in order to grow your experience.

Our ideal candidate will have the following skills and experience:

  • Supervisory bar experience
  • Strong customer service skills
  • The ability to motivate and lead by example
  • A flexible approach to working hours/days

Rewards and Benefits

We have a whole host of excellent benefits including a generous pension contribution, 30 days’ holiday (including bank holidays), a free lunch and cycle scheme. We also make your mental health and wellbeing a priority by providing free access to an Employee Assistance Helpline and an Occupational Health service.  Alongside this, we offer flexible shift options, extensive training, and the opportunity to learn new skills, all whilst working in a modern, safe and engaging environment.

How to apply:

Good to know:

Successful applicants will be required to provide a three-year employment history and five-year address history in order to work on Hinkley Point C and must be able to evidence their right to work in the UK so that security clearance can be obtained as these roles are based on a nuclear regulated site. 

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