Kitchen Porter


Full Time Posted 25 July 2022

About the Role

Kitchen Porter

Location: Beaulieu Road, Lyndhurst

Hours: Full Time

Salary: £11 Per Hour, Plus Service Charge

Location: Lime Wood Hotel, Lyndhurst, Hampshire.

Hours: 4pm - 12am, Tuesday - Saturday.

Salary: £11 Per Hour, Plus Service Charge

Whilst Service Charge varies depending on bookings our kitchen team have earnt up to £500 in service charge per month. With the staycation concept thriving, you can do the maths.

Please note: You must have the existing right to work in the UK to apply for this role. At Limewood staff accommodation is limited & subject to availability, this role is ideally suited to an applicant residing locally and access to their own transport.

We are currently looking for a committed Kitchen Porter to join our friendly kitchen team.

As a Kitchen Porter you will aid the chefs and restaurant team by maintaining the cleanliness of the kitchen. Our Kitchen Porters will need to work proactively within a vibrant and busy kitchen by washing dishes, cutlery, pots and pans as well as carry out any necessary deep cleaning duties.

The ideal candidate would have experience as a Kitchen Porter or within a busy kitchen, but this is not essential as full training will be provided.

We are dedicated to making Lime Wood an inspiring, exciting, and fun place to work and in return for your commitment to us you can expect something a little different:

  • Numerous retail discounts via our Perkbox Scheme.
  • Discounted room rates and complimentary staff stays across our group.
  • 35% off food & beverage across our group, plus discounted spa treatments.
  • 28 days holiday rising by 1 day each year for the first 5 years.
  • A commitment to providing craft and accredited training to all staff.

To view our full range of perks, visit our ‘What we can do for you’ section on our career’s webpage:

We are proud to have looked after our team throughout the recent difficulties faced within our industry. With the staycation concept still thriving, it’s a wonderful time to join us for a sustainable future.

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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.