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Plate Waiters

Goodwood Food

Goodwood, West Sussex

£6.50 per hour (U18 £4.75)


1-5 day events


Goodwood Food is looking for reliable, enthusiastic, customer focused individuals to work as plate waiters at one of the worlds’ most beautiful venues.

This year we have fantastic events including:

  • Festival of Speed 26th - 29th June
  • Glorious Goodwood 29th July - 2nd August, including Ladies Day on 31st July - the most glamorous day of the season at Goodwood
  • Goodwood Revival 12th - 14th September, Revel in the glamour & allure of motor racing in the time capsule of the Goodwood Motor Circuit.

  • To provide the highest standard of customer service skills at all times.
  • To serve all meals and functions efficiently with correct food service knowledge, and clean down and carry out all necessary waiting duties as required.
  • To take food/drinks orders from customers clearly and precisely and relay the order to the kitchen/bar as required. 
  • To serve wine and drinks at the bar or tables as directed by your Management team.
Goodwood is within easy travelling distance of Brighton, Southampton, Portsmouth, Chichester & Winchester



  • Previous experience is preferable
  • Experience of a busy, dynamic  catering environment
Person Specifications:

  • A calm, personable and confident character is required, with the ability to think clearly under pressure              
  • Chatty, confident and a natural welcoming manner.
  • Excellent communication and customer service skills are required.
  • Excellent presentation required
  • Must have excellent communication ability with a high command of the English language.
  • Self-composure in all situations and the ability to work in a high pressure environment. 
  • A confident and outgoing personality, always polite.
  • Good hygiene and cleanliness standards.
  • Passion for food creation and service delivery.