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Hospitality Assistant

Part-time, National Living Wage

Would you like to swap your present working space for one steeped with over 400 years of maritime history?

We are looking for Hospitality Assistants to join our professional and diverse Hospitality team for our busy 2022 visitor season. Providing a welcoming, inclusive and first-class experience to the visiting public and for private events.

We are dedicated to providing exceptional service throughout all of our catering and hospitality operations. From delivering a wedding onboard a historic warship to the day-to-day operations within our busy catering outlets, our Hospitality Assistants are key to ensuring that every visitor has an enjoyable experience. We aim to create a friendly environment with a positive attitude, a warm welcome and ongoing excellent customer care.

The post involves working weekdays, weekends, evenings and Bank Holidays. Hospitality Assistants are required to be adaptable to all working positions within the hospitality functions, this includes table service, bar duties, and the ability to deliver the day to day wellbeing and safety to our customers throughout their visit and/or event within a hospitality focused environment.

If you have exceptional customer service skills and want to be part of a great team, we would love to hear from you.

If you wish to apply for this vacancy, please complete our application form and send it back to us along with a copy of your CV.

How to apply

If you are interested in joining our team and wish to apply for this vacancy, please complete our application form and send it back to us along with a copy of your CV.

Completed application forms can be emailed to or posted to:

Kerry Childs
Chatham Historic Dockyard Trust
The Fitted Rigging House
The Historic Dockyard

If you require assistance in completing the form or need to make your application in an alternative format, please contact Kerry Childs on 01634 823800 or email:

We are an equal opportunities employer and committed to providing our employees with a work environment free from discrimination in which all can develop and thrive. We acknowledge and value the benefits of a diverse workforce and welcome applications from people of all backgrounds and are committed to ensuring that our recruitment process is transparent, fair and as inclusive as possible for all applicants.

Please note, due to the volume of applications we received, we are not able to contact all unsuccessful candidates.