Wine Waiter

Front of House

Full Time Posted 17 June 2022

About the Role

Wine Waiter

Location: Lime Wood Hotel Beaulieu Road, Lyndhurst

Hours: Full Time

Salary: £23,463 - £24,636 PA, Plus Service Charge

Salary: £23,463 - £24,636 PA Plus Service Charge

In the busy months our wine team have earnt up to £500 in service charge per month. Whilst service charge is dependent on the bookings with the staycation concept thriving, you can do the maths.

Hours Per Week: Full Time - 45 hours.

Passionate about the wonderful world of wine and hospitality?

We have an amazing opportunity for smart and passionate individuals seeking to grow a career in hospitality with our team at the award winning, Lime Wood Hotel.

You must be motivated to further your knowledge in wine, food, and hospitality. No experience is required but an enthusiasm to learn and an ambition to grow is a must.

As part of our food and beverage team you will be working in a relaxed, approachable atmosphere with stylish surroundings serving high quality wines to our guests. We offer an extensive list of over 650 wines to our guests, with wines across the world and locally.

As part of a team of 4 led by Dan our Head Sommelier. This position is naturally guest focused with good communication, attention to detail and presentation needed to ensure our guests have memorable experiences.

We offer on the job training and for free the world famous WSET qualifications you can take with you around the globe.

We believe that the success of our business is down to the quality of the people in it and work hard to create a caring and supportive environment in which people can learn, develop, progress and, importantly, enjoy themselves.

Lime Wood is an exciting and fun place to work. In return for your dedication, we offer a wide range of company perks and benefits including:

- Numerous retail discounts via our Perkbox Scheme.

- Discounted room rates and complimentary staff stays across our group.

- Discounted food, beverage, and spa days across our group.

- 28 days holiday rising by 1 day each year for the first 5 years.

- We are committed to providing craft and accredited training to all staff.

To view our full range of perks, visit our careers page at

After multiple lockdowns & furlough deadlines, we understand that job security is highly important. Whilst we cannot predict the future, our teams feel secure knowing that during these challenging times no one was made redundant and that everyone was included in our furlough schemes. If that is a business you would like to be part of, providing security you are looking for, then look no further.

Our Pay Promise – no one in our business will earn less than £10 Per Hour, plus service charge, so tell all your friends.

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Why Lime Wood...

In return for your hard work you can expect something a bit different:

  • Genuine personal, tailored development
  • Craft training with our Italian menu
  • Our award-winning Apprentice schemes
  • Training on anything from bee keeping to helicopter landing skills and everything else in between
  • Access to leading hoteliers and hospitality entrepreneurs to develop your career and keep it interesting
  • Placements across hotels, departments, even a ski season or on a summer on a super yacht
  • Budding Entrepreneur programme, which can provide you with the skills needed to run our hotels, and maybe one day your own.
  • Wide range of recognised qualifications and development opportunities to further your career

Plus everything else you would expect, competitive salary, holidays, great staff rates and so much more.

Who we are...

Lime Wood is laid-back luxury at its best – a stunning building set in the middle of the forest landscape. A multi-award-winning 5-star 32 bed hotel with everything from our Herb House Spa to a Green house guests can eat in. Set in the heart of The New Forest National Park and 1 mile from the village of Lyndhurst

The Hartnett Holder & Co. restaurant has a different approach to hospitality – fine dining has been thrown out and replaced with a fun dining experience which includes seasonal, locally sourced and fresh British food with an Italian twist. There’s no need for a suit and tie here! The team at Lime Wood provide the highest level of service within a relaxed environment, making our guest feel truly at home.