The Kent & East Sussex Railway is one of the South East’s top tourist attractions and one of England’s leading heritage railways. As a volunteer led organisation supplemented by paid staff, we now have vacancies for Casual Catering Assistants.

Your main duties will be to assist in the provision of a high standard catering service at Tenterden Town Station and on-board our trains. You will be part of a small team of staff, both paid & volunteer, with duties to include: table & counter service; operation of the on-board refreshment trolley; cash handling; restocking and cleaning. You will need to use your skills to maximise sales, minimise waste and deliver great customer service.

Ideally you will have previous experience of working in a customer focussed environment. Previous catering experience would be a distinct advantage, although full training is available.

Excellent communication skills and the ability to work quickly & accurately are essential requirements.

These posts are zero hours contracts, with flexible working hours offered in line with the seasonal nature of the K&ESR.

If you are interested in facing new challenges and have the skills to further strengthen our team, then we want to hear from you.
These posts require some weekend & Bank Holiday working.

Application forms are available below. Please address correspondence to Mrs Jo Brice

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Catering services are provided by Colonel Stephens’ Railway Enterprises Limited, a wholly owned subsidiary of the Kent & East Sussex Railway Co. Ltd., the registered charity (No 262481) that owns and operates the Kent & East Sussex Railway

Tenterden Town Station, Station Road, Tenterden, Kent TN30 6HE          Telephone: 01580 765155