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Full Time Storehouse Team Member

We are looking for fun a enthusiastic, confident and passionate person who is not afraid of hard work to join our team at The Storehouse. Personality is one of the most important part of this job as you need to commnicate well with our customers in the restaurant and our guests staying in our eight luxury rooms. We know we can teach anyone the skills to succeed but if you have any previous customer service experience working in a Restaurant , Hotel or Bar environment this would be an advantage .
Personal Specification -Customer Focus -Drive -Personal Integrity -Team Work
What`s in it for you?
We offer competitive hourly rates for all of our team members and pay the living wage of £9 for over 18 years old
The chance to learn new skills learning the bar, restaurant and boutique hotel trade and to join a fast forward moving new business
20% off on food and hotel accommodation whilst not at work
20% off goods bought through our retail shops
A share of the tips with other team members - which tend to be very good !
As a part of our team your main jobs would be serving drinks in our restaurant and bar along with engaging with our restaurant and hotel customers at all levels including checking in and out. We are consistently striving to always maintain high standards and if you have the right attitude we know you can climb our career ladder within this new refreshing business pretty quickly ! We serve lunch 12-2.30pm and Evening Dinner 5pm - 9pm we do serve drinks hot and cold from 12pm - 10pm and hold some late night functions but our restaurant/bar normally closes by 10pm most nights. We are not a pub but do welcome customers to drop in for hot drinks and cocktails.
*YOU MUST BE OVER 18 TO APPLY FOR THIS ROLE* Hours will be 35hrs per week sometimes more in busy times with 28 days pro rata holidays
If you are interested please e-mail your CV to or Tel 01856 252250 and speak to David Spence Manager

Front of House P/T

Front of House Part Time £9.00 AN HOUR PLUS SHARE OF TIPS FOR OVER 18
We have a number of front of house servers P/T positions available to work evenings/lunches/ or breakfast shifts throughout the year . You might just want to work one or two evenings at weekends or cover our breakfast/lunch shifts

Shift times - Breakfast 7.30am - 11am Lunch 11.30am - 2.30pm Evening 5.30pm - 9pm or close

If you love giving great service then please send us your CV telling us what past work experience you have and which shifts you are interested in doing - or get in touch by e-mail or phone . All training will be given but experience would be a great advantage.

We pay the living wage of £9.00 an hour for over 18 yrs old and also a share of the tips ( which tend to be amazing ! ) 28 days holiday pro rata.
To apply please e-mail your CV to David Spence to or Tel 01856 252250 to talk to us

Restaurant Supervisor 24k per annum

We are looking for a new restaurant supervisor to become our right hand person to run our Restaurant in Kirkwall, Orkney and to work closely with owners David Spence and Judith Glue . We opened The Storehouse last July and have eight unique guest rooms on our upper two floors and a large ground floor restaurant with front bar . Converted from originally what was buit as a herring and pork curing store in 1880 it has been sympathically renovated to a very high standard mixing the old with the new. The aim is to offer great food using local ingredients and top class accomadation providing a relaxed atmosphere but friendly service for our restaurant customers and residents.
We are looking for someone with previous experience of working in the hospitality industry in the F & B trade who can help our business and team to grow. You must always put the customer first and liase with the owners on a daily basis, working hours would include at least 3/4 evenings during the week including most Fridays and Saturdays . Enthusiam is key and the ability to lead and be part of a team is a neccessity.
This is a new but growing business with loads of potential for special events - live music, Weddings, Corporate Hire, Exhibitions and all day food, the list is endless and we would welcome anyone with fresh new ideas to help us take the business forward and grow in this ever and increasing local market.
Salary 24k plus Share of tips 15% Staff Storehouse discount 20% discount on gifts and clothing at Judith Glue our sister business

Front of House Team/ Reception
Three full time, Five Part Time
Housekeeping Privately run outside team that comes in every day
Storehouse Kitchen Team. Consists of Head Chef , One Sous Chef, One Trainee Chef, Kitchen assistant, Two part time KP.
Covers during Summer season . Open 7 days a week Breakfast up to 16. Lunch and Evenings Some functions.
Covers during Xmas/ Winter season. Open 6 Days a week Breakfast up to 16. Lunch and Evenings Some functions.
Rooms . Eight Double/Twin 16 residents
You will be required to work 35hrs ( Low season ) to 50hrs a week ( high season ) depending on busy periods, working 5 out of 7 days a week. Holidays 28 days pro rata
Accommodation can be available for the correct candidate in shared two bedroomed flat in central Kirkwall a short walk from the Storehouse - £60 a week plus bills
Orkney is an amazing place to live voted best place to live with loads of independent shops, wildlife, history and a thriving community which welcomes everyone.
If you are interested in this position please e-mail your CV and covering letter to Restaurant Supervisor Position at or Tel 01856 252250 and speak to David Spence and Judith Glue ( Owners of both The Storehouse Restauurant with Rooms and Judith Glue )

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The Storehouse Restaurant with Rooms, Bridge Street Wynd, Kirkwall, KW15 1JD, Orkney, Scotland