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Visitor Catering & Hospitality Assistant (Part-time Seasonal)

Job Opportunity

Visitor Catering and Hospitality Assistant (Part-time Seasonal) 

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

We are looking for Visitor Catering and Hospitality Assistants to join our professional and diverse Visitor Catering and Hospitality team providing an exceptional, welcoming, inclusive and first-class experience to the visiting public and for private events.

We are dedicated to providing exceptional services throughout all of our catering and hospitality operations. From delivering a wedding on board a historic warship to the day to day operations within our busy catering outlets, our Visitor Catering and Hospitality Assistants are key to ensuring that every visitor enjoys a safe and 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, on occasion early mornings. Visitor Catering and Hospitality Assistants are required to be adaptable to all working positions within the catering and 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, relevant experience within a catering and hospitality environment, and a passion for working with people, we would be delighted to hear from you.

The closing date for applications is Friday 30 April with interviews taking place the week commencing 10 May 2021. 

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.